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Stories by Robin Steinberger

Goo Goo Dolls to play North Charleston PAC

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will perform at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center with special guests, SafetySuit, on Friday, November 25 at 7:30pm. Goo Goo Dolls, which features

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How to avoid back-to-school pitfalls

After a long and often unstructured summer break, thousands of Lowcountry students return to school this week. It requires significant adjustments for parents and students, alike. Here are some tips

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Kenny Baker, ‘Star Wars’ R2-D2 actor, dies at 81

Kenny Baker, the 3’8″ tall British actor who gave life to the droid R2-D2 in the Star Wars films, has died of a lung condition and respiratory problems at the

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Patriots Point to celebrate 40th anniversary with throwback admission price

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will celebrate their 40th anniversary on Saturday, August 27 by offering a special $2 admission fee—the same cost of a ticket when the attraction

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Teachers need your donated school supplies

I taught in Charleston County Middle and High Schools for 30 years and spent thousands of dollars of my own money for supplies for my classroom.  Almost all teachers I

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Half cent sales tax referendum gets another chance

The third reading for the 0.5% sales tax increase referendum for improvement of Charleston County roads be held by County Council on August 9.  This tax will raise $2.1 billion

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Time to shop: tax exempt weekend

The first weekend in August is the time parents and children shop for back to school items with the following items being exempt from Charleston County’s 8.5% sales tax: •

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West Ashley Circle – The road to nowhere

When I first heard about the proposed West Ashley Circle in 2014, it was promoted as a means to improve traffic flow along the intersection of Glenn McConnell Pkwy and

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School board members are “watchdogs” for students and taxpayers

Perhaps the most significant elected officials in our area are members of the Charleston County School Board.  They oversee a $429 million annual budget, nearly twice the amount spent by

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Todd Garrett explains CCSD budget fiasco

In an exclusive interview with radio host Kelly Golden (94.3 WSC), Charleston County School Board member Todd Garrett explained how the school district ran an $18 million deficit in the

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