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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WestEdge developer wants to fill in wetlands on the peninsula

State Representative Wendell Gilliard (D-West Ashley) convened a special meeting with regulatory officials Thursday at North Charleston City Hall to discuss a permit application to fill about four acres of

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Project Cool Breeze distributing AC units at West Ashley Lowe’s Wednesday

State Representative Wendell Gilliard (D-West Ashley) announced that Project Cool Breeze is distributing 100 air-conditioning units from 4 to 6 pm Wednesday at the West Ashley Lowe’s store, 3125 Glenn

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Business Expo set for The Schoolhouse July 25

The West Ashley Area Chamber (WAAC) is sponsoring its bi-annual Business Expo After Hours Thursday, July 25 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Road. The event

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Cake Bar by Alexis is a sweetshop and much more!

Alexis Fussell transitioned from being a cosmetologist to a confectionary artist. She recently opened Cake Bar by Alexis at Northbridge Plaza, 1670 Old Towne Road in West Ashley. The shop

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West Ashley libraries facilitate summer reading program

West Ashley’s two public libraries are partnering with the Charleston County School District in the 2019 summer reading program and have had more than 1000 participants to date. The reading

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Bridge Pointe condominiums are being torn down

Nearly two years after City of Charleston negotiated a buyout agreement with FEMA, the 32 units from the former Bridge Pointe condominium complex in the Shadowmoss neighborhood are being demolished.

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Citadel Mall adds DIY maker space

Citadel Mall now has a 3300 square foot space dedicated to helping people with do-it-yourself (DIY) projects. Reforge Charleston is an educational non-profit which provides equipment, materials and instruction for

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Native plant shop moving to Wappoo Road location

West Ashley native plant shop Roots and Shoots expects to be moving to its new location October 1 at 1108 Wappoo Road, across the street from Ashley Oaks Plaza. It

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