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Senn organizes clearinghouse for Senate District 41 flooding victims

Senator Sandy Senn has organized a hands-on clearinghouse for her Charleston County constituents who have experiencing flooding damage in District 41 Monday, March 5 at 6 pm at the West

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Lowcountry GO website offers resources to businesses, commuters

A partnership between the SCDOT, the Federal Highway Administration, and the Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council on Governments (BCDCOG) rolled out the Lowcountry GO website to provide resources to businesses, families and commuters

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Templeton opens Mt. Pleasant office, declares Conservative Revolution

Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Templeton cut the ribbon to her Mt. Pleasant campaign office with a buzzsaw, using a metaphor for what she wants to do to cut down the bureaucracy

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Charleston County makes it difficult to run for school board

The Charleston-area League of Women Voters recently conducted a workshop for prospective school board members in North Charleston for residents of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties.  In a review of

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New West Ashley eatery supports local veterans

Breakfast and lunch restaurant Famous Toastery opened its doors this weekend at Ashley Landing shopping center on Sam Rittenberg Boulevard. It is offering complimentary meals Sunday until 2 pm and

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West Ashley United organizes litter pick-up

The community advocacy group West Ashley United (WAU) organized a litter pick-up Saturday morning along the Magwood loop. More than 30 people participated, mostly from Boy Scout Troop 79, which

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House proposal would lower state sales tax to 3%

The South Carolina House Tax Policy Review Committee proposed legislation which would lower the state sales tax rate from 6% to 3%.  The legislation would phase out most of the

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Sam Rittenberg will never look like King Street

The City of Charleston is making the pitch that implementing the West Ashley Master Plan will make Sam Rittenberg Boulevard West Ashley’s King Street. The plan, which was guided by

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Alveda King to take her message of unity to Charleston

Nationally recognized civil rights leader Alveda King, the niece of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be the keynote speaker at the February 28 Black History banquet at

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WAHS event promotes careers in technology

About 400 students at West Ashley High School (WAHS) participated in an event Tuesday to promote careers in technology and the military.  The Student Outreach and Recruitment program presented by

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