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The War on Suburbs is real

President Donald Trump has used the phrase “war on suburbs” on several stops during his 2020 re-election campaign. The war is very real. The book The End of the Suburbs

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Sheriff Al Cannon will keep Charleston County safe

In light of the civil unrest we have experienced in Charleston and witnessed around the country, public safety and security is among the top issues in the 2020 election cycle.

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Escape to the Great Smoky Mountains

As more people in the Charleston area grow weary of the high-density development being implemented through the New Urbanism zoning codes and the increase in traffic and road rage, many

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Vote Yes on party registration

On Tuesday, Republican Primary voters in South Carolina will vote on a ballot advisory issue on whether voters should register by political party. Currently, South Carolina does not list party

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It is time to replace the aging Northbridge

On May 27 just before 5 am, a bicyclist collided with a car on the Northbridge and died shortly thereafter. It didn’t take long for the bicycle activist group Charleston

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Learn from history – how America escaped depression in 1921

Most of us learned about The Great Depression that consumed 1930’s America, but how many know that America was in a depression at the start of the 1920s? Following the

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Order takeout, keep our restaurants open

With gathering restrictions in place during the Charleston Coronavirus response, restaurants are turning to takeout orders to keep their doors open. Chris Bluemel, owner of Brukes Coffee and Music in

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Single member school board districts would improve accountability

Legislation is being considered in the South Carolina Senate to change the election election method for Charleston County consolidated school board members from at-large (elected countywide) to single-member districts, aligned

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The Climate Change Agenda impacts the wallet, not the climate

The Climate Change Agenda backed by Representative Joe Cunningham and most other Congressional Democrats would not have any impact on the climate. Its aim is to increase the cost of

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America will recapture the Roaring 20s

Most of us learned in history class about the Roaring 20s from 1920 to 1929. During that decade, American wealth doubled, the Dow Jones stock index rose by 500%, the

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