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Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. called King Street "the quintessential public realm" and said 2 a.m. bar crowds are "not good for businesses that will locate on King Street Eventually" After three months debating how to control its burgeoning bar districts, the City of Charleston seems to have ditched its controversial Entertainment District Overlay Zone ... (more)
2 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper
Travelers heading west from downtown Charleston will get an eyeful over the next month thanks to the Secular Humanists' new billboard near Montague Avenue announcing "20 Godless Years in the Holy City!" Yes, it's been 20 years since atheists and agnostics planted their flag in Charleston when they founded the Secular Humanists of the Lowcountry.
Charleston County Council formally put its stamp on withholding funds from the Lowcountry's main industry-recruiting agency Tuesday until differences can be resolved.
The Charleston County Parks & Recreation Commission is planning an 85-acre park with striking views of the Stono River and the John F. Limehouse Bridge at the gateway to Johns Island.
The College of Charleston's plan to offer doctoral degrees aligned with local business needs took a step forward Tuesday, when it got approval from a key Commission on Higher Education committee.
Leaders in Charleston are scheduled to provide an update on the progress of a new Fisher House in the city.
North Charleston police want help identifying this man who they said stabbed and robbed the clerk Saturday at the Dollar Value store at 3421 Rivers Ave. People with information about the stabbing Saturday morning at the Dollar Value store should call the police at 843-554-5700 or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.
Todd Williams, a two-time Olympic runner and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt, conducts a clinic at a store in Chicago.
Students across the country are now offered healthier school meals with more fruits, vegetables and whole grains through the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program.
The brave men and women who have worn our nation's uniform deserve our honor and our kept promises.
In a dramatic move to increase diversity and the number of Lowcountry students who enroll, the College of Charleston is considering accepting all students in certain counties who graduate in the top 10 percent of their high school classes.
Members of a Mount Pleasant committee urged the Charleston County School Board to finalize the core and contingency project lists tied to a referendum to extend a sales tax for school construction.
People with cognitive impairment are significantly more likely to have a stroke, with a 39 percent increased risk, than people with normal cognitive function, according to a new study.
Photo Credit: Shutterstock It's only August, but an overzealous teacher and some overzealous cops have already landed a high school student in serious trouble for having - or, in this case, merely imagining - something that represents a weapon, but isn't actually anything remotely like a real weapon.
Giovanni Feroce, the former chief executive officer of jewelry brand Alex and Ani, is using Charleston's King Street as a launchpad for his new designer label.
David Alan Evans, 55, of Savage Street in Walterboro faces a charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct after a juvenile accused him of forced oral sex at his antiques store, according to an incident report.
The proposed Chicken Salad Chick may have flopped , but Wentworth Street is still about to get new eats.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:25 am
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