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5:51 am on Tuesday March 27, 2012

New initiative challenges Charleston to 'Lighten Up' and lose 100,000 pounds

Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr., committee Co-Chairmen Dr. Marcus Newberry and Dr. Patrick O’Neil and members of the community steering committee are challenging the Charleston community to lose a combined 100,000 pounds in an effort to fight obesity....
6:50 am on Tuesday February 16, 2010

Bills to prevent cell phone use while driving pick up momentum

Image by Flickr user alex.ragoneLong in the works, a proposed ban on texting and/or all cell phone use while driving is picking up momentum in Columbia. A measure to ban texting has already cleared some committees, and today House and Senate...
3:39 am on Tuesday December 1, 2009

Sanford impeachment meetings resume this morning (updated)

Updates at the bottom: First reporting: The special seven-member House subcommittee reconvenes this week to discuss Governor Mark Sanford's impeachment. The meetings have been broken up into two session, one to examine Sanford's use of state-owned...
4:02 am on Friday August 22, 2008

Bike and pedestrian advisory meeting

The Charleston Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory committee will have its 5th monthly meeting on Wednesday (August 27) at 5:30 p.m. at the Charleston County Main Library (map). According to their Web site, the committee exists to: ... improve the...