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12:27 am on Tuesday March 27, 2012

Beaufort County sees opportunity in Beaufort Federal Courthouse closure

TheDigitel The Island Packet writes of talk that if the Beaufort Federal Courthouse is abandoned at the federal level that it could meet some of Beaufort County's space needs, namely for meetings like county council's and the school board.  (Read...
3:45 am on Friday March 23, 2012

Beaufort Federal Courthouse pops up on possible closure list

Flickr user jimmywane The iconic Beaufort Federal Courthouse on Bay Street with its art deco look has surfaced on a list of federal courthouses up for closure — surfaced at number one on a list of 60.
5:18 am on Friday June 24, 2011

After only six months of service, Rice Market closes

Image by Rice MarketUpdate June 24: The Charleston City Paper reports that The Rice Market on the corner of East Bay and Chapel Street has officially closed for business. Business partners Richard Stoney and Ben Ludzaer did not comment on the...
10:51 am on Friday February 18, 2011

Calhoun Street library closing temporarily for maintenance

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCThe Main Branch of the Charleston County Public Library at 68 Calhoun Street will be closed from Saturday, February 26th through Monday, February 28th for maintenance. The 13-year-old building’s cooling towers will be...
4:17 am on Friday January 28, 2011

Lowcountry Girl Scouts suffering from lack of funding

Image by Flickr user Tracy HunterA lack of funds is forcing the Girl Scouts of Eastern South Carolina to sell the Girl Scouts' Camp Low Country property, the Girl Scout Building on Cross County Road in North Charleston, the Florence Service Center...
3:26 am on Friday February 19, 2010

On again, off again: Ben Sawyer Bridge closure to finally happen (update: done!)

Image by S.C. DOT The new span. Update February 21: And the bridge got stuck. Update February 19: The bridge has been replaced and is open to traffic (as is the waterway.) Update February 6: Well, can you believe that. The bridge closing has been...
11:16 am on Wednesday January 13, 2010

Sullivan's bridge, waterway closure back on. This time for February

Image by S.C. DOT A rendering of the new span.The on-again off-again closure of the main route onto Sullivan's Island and the Intracoastal Waterway is back on for early February. The Ben Sawyer Bridge and waterway are being closed so the main span...
1:20 pm on Wednesday December 2, 2009

Ben Sawyer Bridge closure postponed until January

Image by Flickr user scpetrel It was announced today that the 10-day closure of the Ben Sawyer Bridge has been postponed until some time in January.
1:50 am on Monday November 9, 2009

Waterway closure for Ben Sawyer Bridge work pushed back to no sooner than Nov. 30

Image by S.C. DOTImage by 20091109-bridge.jpg A rendering of the new span.A seven-day closure of the Intracoastal Waterway near Mount Pleasant has been pushed back again to "no sooner than November 30." Earlier this year the closure was expected to ...
11:30 am on Wednesday October 14, 2009

Mount Pleasant bridge work to close Intercoastal Waterway for 10 days

Image by Flickr user EyebeeImage by 20091014-bridge.jpg The Intercoastal Waterway will be closed from November 13th until November 23rd so a new swing span can be installed as part of the Ben Sawyer Bridge Rehabilitation Project.