Transatlantic sailboat race to punctuate Charleston’s 350th anniversary

The 60th annual Transatlantic solo sailboat race, known as Transat, will conclude in Charleston in May 2020. It will be a major event in Charleston’s 350th anniversary celebration. The event

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Dutch Dialogues – a work in progress

The Dutch Dialogues Stormwater Management team interacted with community members Monday night at Crosstowne Church is West Ashley. Residents met with experts at tables with maps of the Church Creek drainage basin and shared observations about what happened during the

Dutch Dialogues flood mitigation team visits West Ashley

The Dutch Dialogues flood mitigation team is holding a presentation Monday at 6:30 pm at Crosstowne Church, 1941 Bees Ferry Road in West Ashley. The Church Creek drainage basin is one of four focus areas for the 30-member team of

Presidential candidate Tom Steyer visits Charleston

Democrat Presidential candidate Tom Steyer visited Burke High School in Charleston Friday. He had a sit-down conversation with Charleston County School Board member Kevin Hollinshead about education and issues facing the African-American community. The California billionaire has pledged to spend

Charleston lays out plans for Northbridge Piggly Wiggly lot

Charleston city planners laid out preliminary plans for re-developing the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly lot Wednesday at the West Ashley Revitalization Commission meeting. Most of the 150 seats at the West Ashley Theater Center at Ashley Landing shopping center were

Northbridge Piggly Wiggly development options to be revealed Wednesday

City of Charleston planners will lay out some of the redevelopment options being considered for the former Northbridge Piggly Wiggly at the West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) meeting Wednesday at 5:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the West

Respondents choose “No Build” option for SC 7 and SC 171 intersection

Charleston County government sent out a news release Monday showing that a majority of the nearly 700 survey respondents preferred the “No Build” option for the proposed SC 7 and SC 171 intersection project. Public feedback suggests that the need

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 at a site not yet determined. The property was purchased

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 votes along with Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) 84% of the

St. Andrews PSD celebrates 70th anniversary June 15

The St. Andrews Public Service District celebrates its 70th anniversary Saturday, June 15 from 11 am to 2 pm at its headquarters on 1775 Ashley River Road. The celebration festival will include music, games, face-painting, jump castles and a food

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