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I-526 completion back on track

The South Carolina Transportation Infrastructure Bank voted 5-2 Thursday to amend its contract with Charleston County and the SCDOT to complete I-526, also known as the Mark Clark Expressway. The

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Parker’s Kitchen West Ashley plans revealed

While a new gas station is coming to West Ashley, the emphasis at the Parker’s Kitchen station will be on the food. The Savannah-based chain is noted for its premium

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Consider Plan E for suicide merge

Charleston County transportation officials submitted four plans to improve safety and traffic flow at the intersection of Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Old Towne Road, often termed “suicide merge.” You may

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It’s ok to criticize the media

I want to start out by thanking Representative Mark Sanford for his years of public service. I voted for him every time his name was in the ballot from 1994

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The Old Guard wants to keep West Ashley down

Post and Courier columnist Steve Bailey published an opinion piece Sunday which blasted a proposed aquatic and wellness center project in West Ashley. Bailey, a longtime columnist for the Boston

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Aquatic Center may bring business to West Ashley

Former Charleston City Councilwoman Kathleen Wilson is leading a committee to study the possibility of building a 65,000 square foot Aquatic and Wellness Center in the vicinity of Citadel Mall.

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School board calls for more equity in magnet schools

The Charleston County School Board approved measures Monday to increase equity and inclusiveness in magnet school programs. Magnet and partial magnet schools have a special theme or purpose which differentiate

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Revitalization Commission looks at 2018 success Wednesday

The West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) will review the successes that occurred in the area in 2018 at its monthly meeting Wednesday at 4:30 at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Road.

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Bike paths are not a civil right

If you listen to a lot of Charleston elected officials and bicycle activists, you would get the impression that bike paths are a civil right. They tell us that the

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A roundabout could be coming to Orange Grove Rd.

One of the features pictured in the four designs proposed to change the traffic flow at “suicide merge”, where Sam Rittenberg Boulevard and Old Towne Road meet a point, would

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