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5:23 am on Wednesday November 28, 2012

Trader Joe's gets a little closer to Myrtle Beach

Photo by Phil Roeder Trader Joes open their first Wilmington location this Friday. Many Myrtle Beach area locals make a special stop to the Mount Pleasant and North Carolina Trader Joe's... some even make special trips. Well the special trip just...
11:15 am on Monday November 14, 2011

Business is some areas struggles while locals hope social media will prompt change

photo by flickr user Tommy Ironic Another Myrtle Beach shopping center struggles as it was sold in foreclosure last week, and empty storefronts in Carolina Forest seem to be multiplying.  It's been suggested that businesses fail due to their lack of...
11:25 am on Sunday July 31, 2011

At long last, Trader Joe's opens in Mt. Pleasant (update: open, video)

Image by Still image by Flickr user waltarrrrrUpdate July 31: Who knew the opening of a grocery store would pull more coverage than many an election or crime incident? But that's the way it is on Friday — and if you weren't able to make it out for...
7:00 am on Saturday July 30, 2011

Trader Joe's to open in Mt. Pleasant on July 29 (update: It's open)

Flickr user waltarrrrr Updated July 30: Well Trader Joe's opened Friday, and good luck if you tried to find a parking spot on the first day. Head on over to the Post & Courier for a look at just how busy the grand opening was. Reported July 9:...
11:01 am on Saturday February 5, 2011

To make way for Trader Joe's, Hungryneck Antique Mall closes down

Image by Hungryneck Antique MallUpdate February 5: With the antique mall now closed, The Post and Courier caught up with property owner Mike Page about the end of an era. If you're sad to see the store go, it's well worth a read; do so here. At the...
5:05 am on Monday October 25, 2010

Trader Joe's looking to open a store in Mount Pleasant?

Image by Flickr user safoocatThe distinctive grocery store chain Trader Joe's just opened a store in Greenville and the company has still been saying it has no plans for Charleston. Well, The Post and Courier tweaked their query a bit about whether...