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2:33 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Arson fears rekindled in Charleston following downtown blazes

Image by FirefighterEast Along with the Rutledge Avenue fire a community's confidence was further charred.The end-of-June fires on Rutledge Avenue have sparked back to life fears of life-altering home fires for many downtown Charleston residents.  A...
3:06 am on Wednesday July 6, 2011

Arson labeled in second downtown Charleston fire as concerns flare

Image by FirefighterEast A second fire cindered three other homes lower on Rutledge Avenue.While the fire that engulfed 247 Rutledge Avenue captured most of the headlines, a second fire on the morning of June 30 is, perhaps, doing more to stir...
3:23 am on Saturday July 2, 2011

Blaze burns downtown Charleston homes (updated: series of fires tires community)

Image by FirefighterEastUpdate July 2: The blaze is not only another in the series of more than 50 suspicious downtown blazes, but it's also the fourth home that property manager Ute Appleby has had hit by such a fire. NBC News 2 reports that...