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7:00 am on Wednesday December 19, 2012

New cruise terminal receives Board of Architectural Review, DHEC approval

Image by South Carolina State Ports Authority A possible view of Charleston in the not-so-distant future, with a redeveloped waterfront and new cruise terminal.First reporting: The much-debated proposed $35 million cruise terminal moved a step...
10:58 am on Friday September 9, 2011

North Charleston redistricting plan gets thumbs up from federal government

Image by City of North CharlestonThe City of North Charleston's plan that would change what district's many members of the city live in (and who they vote for on council) has recieved a federal OK.  The Civil Rights Division of the United States...
12:10 pm on Thursday March 31, 2011

Plans for 92-room Patriots Point hotel get preliminary approval (updated with rendering)

Image by Flickr user sebastien.bUpdate March 31: The Charleston Regional Business Journal has their own article on the plans for the new hotel along with a full-sized PDF of the hotel rendering. First reporting: The Patriots Point's board of...
3:58 am on Wednesday January 27, 2010

City Council approves redevelopment plan for Calhoun Street's East end

Charleston City Council has adopted a controversial plan to redevelop parts of the city's Cooper River waterfront to make the east end of Calhoun Street more like King and Broad streets by adding hotels and multi-story buildings.
8:20 am on Tuesday October 6, 2009

Microbrewery in the works for Mount Pleasant

Image by Flickr user blatantgizmoImage by 20091006-micro.jpg After receiving preliminary approval in a Town Council meeting, Mount Pleasant is one step closer to having a wholesale microbrewery in Wando Park just off of Long Point Road.
10:50 am on Thursday February 12, 2009

Nuclear reactors get state OK, electricity rates to rise

SCE&G has received state approval from the South Carolina Public Service Commission on plans to build two new nuclear reactors near Columbia. But the utility must still get final approval from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, a process that...