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11:25 am on Saturday September 29, 2012

Charleston aquarium gets a helpful boost from lemurs exhibit

Image by Flickr user harryalverson Back in April, the lemurs exhibit opened at the S.C. Aquarium, and it seems to have been no small part in a 3% attendance boost at the local visitor mainstay.
11:57 am on Tuesday May 1, 2012

North Charleston to Host International Exhibition by French Artist Mariannic PARRA

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is pleased to announce that works by French artist Mariannic Parra will be on display at North Charleston City Hall from May 1-20, 2012. The international exhibition, titled In the Distance of...
6:01 am on Friday April 6, 2012

RiverDogs return to The Joe: Opening day is today (Update: rained out)

Image by RiverDogsUpdate: Due to crummy weather of rain and lightning, the game was called off with the Rome Braves leading 1-0. But the series continues tonight with a 7:05 game against the Braves. First reporting: In four short days, the...
8:05 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012

Fashion Group International Of Charleston Hosts The Best Of Fall/Winter 2012 International Collections Preview

Fashion Group International (FGI) returns to the spotlight with its Best Of Fall/Winter 2012 International Collections video presentation from Paris, Milan, London and New York edited by renowned fashion journalist and FGI Creative Director, MaryLou...
6:15 am on Thursday March 15, 2012

Riverview Charter rejects attendance caps in proposed Shell Point lease

Flickr user Leo Reynolds No matter the style or color, Riverview Charter doesn't want any limits drawn. Riverview Charter School is getting closer and yet further to leasing the 67,770 square feet of space it desires in the form of the soon-to-be...
4:23 am on Friday February 11, 2011

CofC funded for research project on social media's effect on the arts

Image by Flickr user Intersection ConsultingThe College of Charleston will receive $6,000 from the Kite Foundation to conduct a pilot study in Beaufort County to determine the impact of social media, such as YouTube and Facebook, on attendance at...
9:11 am on Friday October 15, 2010

Citing the ongoing SLED investigation, Haley backs out of Sea Island Chamber event

Image by Flickr user maryaustinphotoFirst noted as a "guest of honor," Republican gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley has decided not to attend the grand opening of the Sea Islands Chamber of Commerce. If the Sea Island Chamber of Commerce rings a...
12:18 am on Saturday September 18, 2010

Beaufort County school struggling with enrollment seesaw

Flickr user Pink Sherbet Photography All-in-all attendance at Beaufort County schools was slightly higher than expected, but the real problem seems to be how certain high schools are too full and others too empty. The Island Packet has a nice story...
6:33 am on Saturday May 29, 2010

North Charleston senior nears 13 years of perfect attendance

Fort Dorchester High School senior Monica Downey has never missed a day of school in 13 years. -- Unfortunately for you local business folks you'll have to wait until after she gets out of college to hire this dedicated one. Check ou the story and...
11:40 am on Thursday February 18, 2010

Snow stifled SEWE attendance

Image by Flickr user drobnikm The final tallies are in for attendance at the 2010 Southeastern Wildlife Exposition: attendance dropped by about 50 percent on Friday, and paid visitors fell about 15 percent for the entire weekend.