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Stories by John Steinberger

Magwood Chick-fil-A hosts WAHS football homecoming

Magwood Chick-fil-A hosted a homecoming rally for West Ashley High School students and families Thursday night in the Ashley Crossing Shopping Center parking lot.  Owner Al Thompson pledged 15% of

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West Ashley revitalization commission in place

Charleston City Council recently approved Mayor John Tecklenburg’s slate of 19 members for the long-anticipated West Ashley Revitalization Commission. The commission is asked with developing a master plan for West

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Students need more career information

I read an interesting feature in the Post and Courier by health reporter Lauren Sausser this week about former Miss South Carolina USA Sarah Weishuhn from Goose Creek. She graduated

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Charleston GOP hosts debate watch on USS Yorktown

As many as 100 million viewers are expected to watch the first Presidential debate Monday at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. The record high audience for a Presidential debate was

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Charleston GOP opens election office in Village Square

Charleston County is a true “battleground” county, evenly divided between Republicans and Democrats. The Charleston County GOP recently opened its election office at 1654 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard in West Ashley’s

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New hardware store coming to West Ashley

About two years after the iconic Charleston Hardware closed its doors, West Ashley True Value is poised to open at Ashley Oaks Shopping Center, 1119 Wappoo Road. Charleston Hardware was

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Bike lane could be on life support

Charleston County Council voted to give the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) 60 days to determine whether the proposed bicycle lane from West Ashley to downtown is viable from

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West Ashley farmer’s market a big hit

Despite the rain, the long-anticipated West Ashley Farmer’s Market had a great opening day. Hundreds turned out in the first hour at the Ackerman Park venue. “It exceeded our wildest

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West Ashley gas station design rejected again

The City of Charleston Design Review Board unanimously rejected plans for a gas station at the former Piggly Wiggly site at 43 Sumar Street for the second time since June.

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I-526 completion reaches fork in the road

There has been tremendous uncertainty in recent years concerning the I-526 completion project. The State Infrastructure Bank (SIB) allocated $420 Million to connect the unfinished portion of the road, extending

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