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3:23 pm on Thursday July 31, 2014

CCU ranked as one of the most 'eco-friendly' colleges in U.S.

Coastal Carolina University has been named one of the most eco-friendly affordable colleges in the country.The website lists CCU 35th on the list, recognizing the campus' eco-friendly endeavors. The website notes the school's...
8:51 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Two men build chicken coop behind their West Ashley business

Image by Flickr user StephenW.Two West Ashley men have combined their love for sustainable living with their day jobs by building a chicken coop behind their Ashley River Road business office. Jayme King of King Promotions and Michael Wise of Ashley...
2:59 am on Wednesday September 23, 2009

Local restaurants making the effort to go green

Image by Flickr user zenImage by 20090923-green.jpg In preparations for the grand opening in around a month, W.O.K. (World Oriental Kitchen) founder, Nick Bergelt, isn't cutting any corners in making his new restaurant as eco-friendly as possible....
8:02 am on Tuesday September 22, 2009

Green Fair in Marion Square: More eco-friendly than ever

Image by Charleston Green FairImage by 20090922-green2.jpgThe second annual Charleston Green Fair is gearing up for the big event this Sunday, September 27, in downtown Charleston's Marion Square. Here is what it's all about, from their Web site:...
9:00 am on Friday July 3, 2009

These are not your average grocery bags

Image by Flickr user BruceTurnerImage by 20090703-bags.jpg Kristen Brown, and environmentalist and daughter of the man who invented the plastic grocery bag, has begun marketing her own eco-friendly reusable plastic bags. The Pawley's Island resident...
10:34 am on Monday May 18, 2009

Come to Piccolo Spoleto's green block party

Image by Piccolo SpoletoImage by 20090518-block.jpg Piccolo Spoleto is hosting the eco-friendly, admission-free block party Break It Down Now! at the U.S. Custom House on Saturday, May 30, from 7 to 11 p.m. Live bands and entertainment, an...