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July is a good month for tree-trimming

With peak hurricane season coming up in August and September, July is a good month to schedule a tree-trimming service. The Charleston area has a shortage of trained and experienced

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Celtic Highlight Tour a true Dream Vacation

We recently concluded the Globus guided Celtic Highlight Tour in the British Isles. West Ashley travel agent Larry Shirley, who served on Charleston City Council for 20 years, made all

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Northbridge Exxon demolition begins

Northbridge Exxon was part of the West Ashley landscape for more than 40 years. The demolition of its canopy, convenience store and garage began today, giving way to Charleston’s first

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Get the 411 on MUSC West Campus Thursday

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Business in Your Backyard coffee Thursday from 7:30 to 9:00 am at Citadel Mall to discuss the future of the MUSC

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SC 7 and SC 171 intersection comments due June 30

Public comments for the SC 7 and SC 171 Intersection Project are due Sunday, June 30. There are three options given to respondents for the busy West Ashley intersection, which

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Plans for former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property to be presented July 10

West Ashley residents will be presented with plans to re-develop the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly property at the West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) meeting Wednesday, July 10 at 5:30 pm

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West Ashley businesses push back against intersection designs

West Ashley businesses in the shopping centers near the proposed SC 7 and SC 171 intersection project are pushing back against the two intersection designs presented by Charleston County transportation

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WTMA celebrates 80 years on the air

WTMA (AM-1250) talk radio host Charlie James did his show Friday in front of a live audience to celebrate the station’s 80th year on the air, the last 30 of

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West Ashley valedictorian Marcus Jackson wants to be a teacher

West Ashley High School (WAHS) valedictorian Marcus Jackson has a rare career goal among valedictorians – he plans to return to the community as a history teacher. Jackson, who never

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1st CD challenger Kathy Landing attacks Cunningham’s record

Republican candidate Kathy Landing announced her bid for the 1st Congressional District in Mt. Pleasant Monday. She went after the voting record of incumbent Democrat Joe Cunningham, citing that he

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