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After years of neglect, SCDOT cleans Ashley Hall Road ditch

For years, we have been highly critical about the failure to maintain drainage systems in the Lowcountry. With numerous overlapping jurisdictions, it is easy to point fingers and say, “It

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Ashley Landing adds a full-service salon

Stella Nails is the newest tenant in Ashley Landing shopping center. The full-service salon faces Sam Rittenberg Boulevard. Among the services offered are manicures, pedicures, nail polishing, waxing, chemical peels

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West Ashley business helps smokers kick the habit with laser therapy

Fourteen years ago, Mary Maguire and Brian Murray were addicted to tobacco. The married couple both decided to receive treatment at a Anne Penman Laser Therapy center and have been

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Climate change agenda is all about tax increases

The left-leaning political action committee 314 Action has pledged to funnel a lot of money into the re-election campaign for Representative Joe Cunningham. The group spent more than $500,000 to

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Sojourn Coffee hosts inaugural Cars and Coffee event

Hundreds of car admirers assembled at the Old Towne Center on Old Towne Road in West Ashley Sunday morning for the inaugural Cars and Coffee event. The event was sponsored

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Ben Carson takes a different approach to public housing

Dr. Ben Carson is taking a different approach to public housing than his predecessors at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). He wants to use his department

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NoRedInk student on-line writing program includes value statements

A Charleston County middle school parent alerted Lowcountry Source about an on-line student grammar and writing program being used called NoRedInk. The free software, provided by Google Chrome, includes value

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Washington vows to preserve Charleston’s suburbs

Speaking at a neighborhood town hall Monday, Charleston Mayoral candidate Maurice Washington vowed to preserve Charleston’s suburbs in West Ashley, James Island and John’s Island. He said, “We’re not going

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Sojourn Coffee hosts blood drive Saturday

Sojourn Coffee, located at 1664 Old Towne Road (adjacent to T-Bonz), is hosting a blood drive Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm with The Blood Connection. All blood donors

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