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West Ashley Master Plan reaches next phase.

More than 100 people attended a planning session Saturday morning at Bees Landing Recreation Center. Participants gathered around tables, marked up maps of West Ashley and made recommendations for what

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Petition drive underway to preserve Ashley Hall Plantation

A petition drive is underway to preserve the historic Ashley Hall Plantation property at the intersection of Ashley Hall Plantation Rd. and Captiva Row in West Ashley. The 45 acre

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West Ashley dermatologist doing free melanoma screening

Dr. Todd Schlesinger, a West Ashley Dermatologist, is doing free melanoma screenings today to mark Melanoma Monday, a national event to increase skin cancer awareness. The screenings are by appointment

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West Ashley Farmers Market enjoys sunshine in second season

After a stormy debut on Apr. 19, the West Ashley Farmers Market enjoyed a sunny day in the second week of the second season. The event will be held each

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West Ashley residents want to see neighborhoods more connected

During the second citizen input session in the West Ashley Master Plan process, the vast majority of participants wanted to see more neighborhood connectivity and a better dining and retail

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Large crowd attends first West Ashley planning session.

The first of four citizen input workshops for the West Ashley Master Plan process took place at John Wesley United Methodist Church Monday. A capacity crowd of more than 200

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Frothy Beard gives spark to Ashley Landing shopping center

Ashley Landing shopping center on Sam Rittenberg Blvd. is attracting popular new tenants. The latest is the brewery Frothy Beard, which shares a space with Zombie Bob’s Pizza. The businesses

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West Ashley office complex launched

Owners John Hagerty and Susan Simons, along with Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg and members of the West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) did a ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Schoolhouse, a former

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Twister Cypress gives West Ashley a blend of coffee and craft beer

A trio of friends recently realized a dream by opening Twisted Cypress Brewing Company at 1897 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., situated between Citadel Mall and Westwood Plaza. The establishment functions as

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West Ashley Master Plan workshop sites chosen

Four community input workshops have been set to help develop the West Ashley Master Plan from Mon., Apr. 24 to Sat., May 6. The workshops (except for May 6) will

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