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Stories by John Steinberger

BBC holds debate about America at Charles Towne Landing

A forum was held at Charles Towne Landing Friday with the theme Trump’s America: A Nation Divided? It was part of the British Broadcasting Corporation’s (BBC) Global Questions series and

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Bicycle bridge contingent on $12 Million federal grant

Charleston City Council voted to commit $1.5 Million toward a stand-alone bicycle and pedestrian bridge which would connect West Ashley and downtown. Charleston County earlier committed $3 Million to the

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Orange Grove Charter School continues to thrive as a K-8 school

Orange Grove Charter School is now at full capacity with 1150 students in grades K through 8. The elementary school (K-5) is at its original campus on Orange Branch Rd.

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Trump poised to do end run around Obamacare

After getting rebuffed by Senate Republicans in an attempt to legislatively repeal Obamacare, President Donald Trump is poised to sign an executive order which will enable millions of Americans to

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Priority – should we fund bicycle lanes or drainage improvement

Charleston County Council’s Finance Committee recently voted to provide $3 Million from the $2.1 Billion transportation sales tax fund to provide a dedicated pedestrian and bicycle path from West Ashley

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South Carolina needs bold tax reform

For the second year in a row, the South Carolina House of Representatives has established a bi-partisan special committee to investigate tax reform proposals. The 2016 meetings did not result

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Residency status remains an issue for Councilman Dean Riegel

Lowcountry Source has obtained an e-mail from the person who bought Charleston City Councilman Dean Riegel’s home in the Bull Creek subdivision in West Ashley more than a year ago

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Trump tax plan focuses on manufacturing, middle class

President Donald Trump rolled out his tax plan Sept. 29 at a conference sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). Restoring American manufacturing was a top priority for Trump

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Conservative group to provide communications training in Charleston

The Carolina Republican Coalition is hosting a workshop Saturday at 10 am at Pauline Book Store, 243 King St. (across from Charleston Place), conducted by Washington-based conservative group The Leadership

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Advocacy group leader documents unlawful submission of CCSD strategic plan

Lowcountry Source has previously documented that the Charleston County School District (CCSD) submitted the required 5-year Strategic Plan to the South Carolina Department of Education on April 7 without school

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