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6:40 am on Saturday November 22, 2014

Christmas season kicks off in downtown Beaufort on Saturday, December 6

The holiday season will kick in with full honors the weekend of December 6 when A Night on the Town and the Light Up The Night Boat Parade, and Christmas Parade return.
9:10 am on Wednesday October 29, 2014

Free holiday parking to start on Thanksgiving

Free holiday parking in downtown Beaufort starts on Thanksgiving and runs through New Year's Day.
5:30 am on Friday October 24, 2014

Photos from downtown Beaufort's Trick or Treat night

Eat Sleep Play Beaufort has 71 shots from Thursday evening's Downtown Beaufort Trick or Treat hosted by the local merchant community.
7:46 am on Wednesday October 22, 2014

Jack's Cafe closing, but will reopen with a new owner

After 42 years, the George Street icon will close on October 31.
10:07 am on Saturday August 16, 2014

Old downtown Piggly Wiggly to be partly demolished

The old Piggly Wiggly building on Port Republic Street is set to become "Tabby Place" this spring — an event space with space for up to 300.
1:17 pm on Tuesday August 5, 2014

New diner to open at corner of Warren and St. Phillip streets

Four years after a failed attempt to open a restaurant near the College of Charleston's north end, the Westendorff diner appears likely to open in the old C.W. Westendorff & Son hardware store by the end of the year.
3:32 am on Thursday July 24, 2014

Bike sharing likely for downtown Charleston

The program would offer some 200 bikes at some 20 stations throughout the peninsula. 
9:18 am on Saturday April 26, 2014

Beaufort Farmer's Market returns on Wednesday

The downtown market returns on, May 7, and will relocate to the pavilion at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, where it will be Wednesdays from 2 to 6 p.m.
8:02 am on Saturday April 26, 2014

Beaufort in 1966, a video feature

At 3 minutes and 25 seconds, this archival SCETV clip features arial views of downtown Beaufort's pre-waterfront park waterfront, its surrounding area and a bit on the local economy, Hunting Island, and more. Check it out up top or on YouTube. And a...
4:18 am on Thursday April 10, 2014

Jet-ski, moped, bike, more rentals to come to Beaufort

A jet-ski/personal watercraft rentals, moped, bicycle, and golf cart rental is expected to come open in downtown Beaufort in early May.