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12:05 am on Wednesday April 4, 2012

Beaufort City Council approves purchase of Beaufort Commerce Park

TheDigitel While the deal has yet to be closed, on Tuesday all members of Beaufort City Council approved the purchase of the 167-acre Beaufort Commerce Park for $1.85 million. Council also annexed the land near the Marine Corps Air Station into...
1:17 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012

Beaufort Commerce Park purchase moves full speed ahead; Final vote April 7

TheDigitel The city sent out a press release that kicked off with "Beaufort takes first steps to annex, acquire Commerce Park to boost 'City-building'". Despite criticism, the plan to annex the failed commerce park is moving ahead — and the city...
11:16 pm on Sunday March 25, 2012

Beaufort Commerce Park purchase: Questions, concerns and punditry

Flickr user quinn.anya As expected, old debate threads have returned as the City of Beaufort looks at buying the foreclosed Beaufort Commerce Park for something less than $2 million. I have a pair of links to share pointing to The Island Packet. Up...
9:13 am on Monday November 23, 2009

You may soon bid farewell to Bi-Lo, hello to Food Lion (updated x2)

Image by Flickr user ratterrellImage by 20091005-bilo.jpg Update November 23: Bi-Lo has secured $350 million in financing, which seems likely to quell any merger talks for at least the time being and forgoing any unseen obstacles. Learn a bit more...