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6:07 am on Friday June 15, 2012

Broadway at the Beach's Summer Party in the Street dates and lineup

Flickr User: bluesmoon Broadway at the Beach celebrates the summer season with its "Summer Party in the Street" in Celebrity Square, featuring concerts and a live DJ on select nights. The "Summer Party in the Street" kicked off June 7 and continues...
11:52 am on Tuesday March 22, 2011

Is Beaufort more Myrtle Beach or Charleston? Some tips for out of towners, and on not wearing shirts

Flickr user ryanlintelman South Carolina has fairly well-known coastal areas: Hilton Head, Charleston, and Myrtle Beach. And many-a-tourist would be fairly well on the mark when asked to describe the vibe, but those asked about Beaufort may even...
6:40 am on Monday May 31, 2010

Tourist shot in downtown Charleston during drunken altercation

Image by Flickr user FrostfoxA tourist was shot during a drunken altercation early Saturday morning on North Market Street near the Planters Inn. Charleston police responded to the shooting around 2:45 a.m., when the tourist, Joseph Williams of...
6:16 am on Wednesday June 10, 2009

A Yankee's take on Charleston

Image by Flickr user ReelladyImage by 20090610-visit.jpg M.J. McAteer recently visited Charleston for two days and found our Holy City to be bursting with warranted pride, beauty and plenty of opportunities for overeating. It sounds like McAteer, a...
6:07 am on Wednesday September 24, 2008

Mercury cruise to become port regular

Image by Flickr user niveK woodsImage by 20080924mercury.jpg The ship can hold 1,886, is 866 feet long, and was inaugurated in 1997. After it was announced the Charleston-regular Norwegian Majesty was being sold to a foreign operator there was much...