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4:32 am on Tuesday October 22, 2013

Green Door shut down, Big John's to see new life via the Rarebit

Locks were changed on both Green Door and Big John's staff on Monday, growing tensions over the closure of the Green Door however Big John's is expected to return with aid from the crew from King Street's The Rarebit. 
4:55 am on Thursday January 10, 2013

Charleston area Dine With Sal restaurant group closes 3 restaurants in bid to 'right-size'

Image by Boulevard Diner The Boulevard Diner is one of many restaurants in the Dine With Sal group. The Mount Pleasant based Dine With Sal restaurant group has closed Uno Mas, Sette, and now the Boulevard Diner on James Island.
2:12 am on Tuesday July 12, 2011

A tale of two malls: Savannah flourishes while Hilton Head falters

Flickr user joits There's curious timing in a pair of reports. Out of Savannah, WSAV has a video report about how three years after the bottom fell out of the retail market, Oglethorpe Mall is boasting of good times; however, on the same day, The...
2:01 pm on Saturday February 5, 2011

Red Rooster Cafe now open near Spanish Point (update: review)

Looks like a Red Rooster Cafe is headed for the Ribaut Road spot that used to hold Quiznos Update February 5, review: The crew from The Island News made it over to give the new spot a try. And generally it seems like a pretty solid lunch spot with...
11:49 am on Wednesday January 5, 2011

Dixie Outfitters in Port Royal is closing

Flickr user cfarivar The trend of area business closures is continuing with the weekend announcement that Dixie Outfitters in Port Royal is calling it quits. The business made the announcement on its Facebook page:  It is with great sadness we have...
5:58 am on Monday December 20, 2010

Groupers closes, Emily's ownership takes over (Updated: Factory Creek Fish Company is open)

Flickr user avlxyz Updated December 28: Check out our review of FC2. Updated December 20: The former site of Groupers and Ollie's on Lady's Island has reopened as Factory Creek Fish Company under the ownership of Mary and Tommy Winburn, who also own...
4:35 am on Tuesday November 30, 2010

Beaufort's Caffino calling it quits at the end of November (update: today's it)

Flickr user ahmedrabea Update, November 30: Your friendly reminder that today is last call, then they're done. First reporting: Looks like another Beaufort-area business will be shutting its doors. This time it's Caffino, the drive-thru coffee spot...
12:29 pm on Tuesday November 9, 2010

Bistro Patois can't make it work out at Beaufort's Habersham, closes for good

Flickr user khawkins04 We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but we have another Beaufort closing to let you know about. Bistro Patois, owned by Plums Inc., which also owns Saltus and Plums in downtown Beaufort, has closed its doors out at...
4:10 am on Tuesday July 20, 2010

Raul's Seafood in Mount Pleasant to close by July 15 (update: closed)

Image by Raul's Seafood Update July 20: ABC News 4 reports that the seafood spot's end has come. First reporting: After moving shop to the spot on Shem Creek in late 2008, Raul's Seafood has been told to move and their lease terminated. The reason?...
3:31 am on Monday August 24, 2009

Iconic Bank of America branch closing (update: closed)

Image by Live MapsImage by 20090530-bank.jpg Update August 24: The Post and Courier writes that the branch has closed. First reporting: After 35 years the modern bank on Calhoun Street is closing on August 21. The Post and Courier has the story...