West Ashley restaurant back in business

Manny’s Neighborhood Grill has been a landmark in the West Ashley restaurant scene for nearly a quarter-century. The restaurant, known for its authentic Greek cuisine, is located within walking distance

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West Ashley Farmers Market huge success

The West Ashley Farmers Market concluded its first season with thousands in attendance on Sunday. The event debuted in September with weekly Wednesday afternoon and evening gatherings. The market features

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West Ashley gets locally-owned hardware store

About two years after Charleston Hardware closed its doors on Wappoo Road, West Ashley True Value opened right across the street.  The 8300 square foot retailer held its grand opening

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Charity poised to deliver Thanksgiving dinner to 3500 families

Charleston Basket Brigade was founded in 2008 after Pam Hartley and Michelle Scarafile met at an Anthony Robbins conference and learned about his charity’s efforts to feed the needy. They

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Charleston area is virtually smog-free

It took major wildfires in the Blue Ridge mountains to bring a smog alert to Charleston Tuesday. Ashes from the fires swept into our area and coated our air with

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Lowcountry Local First promotes local businesses

Lowcountry Local First is a non-profit created to promote locally owned businesses in Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties. There are more than 500 member businesses in the network. Locally owned

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Jeffrey Bannon gift shop features local artists

Jeffrey Bannon fell in love with the South and moved to Charleston in 2010.  He grew up in the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania, and then received a bachelor degree in

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The Holiday Festival of Lights kicks off November 11

This is the 27th year of the Holiday Festival of Lights. Featuring an estimated two million shimmering lights, this popular holiday event is open nightly at James Island County Park

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Holiday Festival of Light Fun Run & Walk

Runners and walkers of all experience levels can see the Holiday Festival of Lights up close. This two-mile, non-competitive event offered on two nights – Wednesday, Nov. 9 and Thursday,

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Fall Festival celebrates bluegrass, barbecue, and down-home fun

Charleston County Parks is sponsoring the 15th Annual Harvest Festival.  It will take place at Mullet Hall Equestrian Center on John’s Island on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. –

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