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10:05 am on Saturday January 25, 2014

Solar power test farm opens in Lowcountry

South Carolina's solar power capability has been doubled by a 12-acre Walterboro solar panel farm.
5:51 am on Friday February 15, 2013

Beaufort mayor voices opposition to offshore drilling

As talk of exploring South Carolina's offshore oil and natural gas reserves returns, Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling is voicing concerns.
10:20 am on Wednesday February 13, 2013

Low-cost and tasty beef jerky options growing in Charleston

The Charleston City Paper shares the story of a new generation of not-so-artificial and delicious beef jerky makers and in the Holy City, and where you can buy the meaty snacks.
8:12 am on Wednesday February 6, 2013

North Charleston's Oak Terrace Preserve revitalization to be highlighted

Image by YouTube user NorthCharlestonSC The city of North Charleston has announced that it will hold a press conference at the entrance of Oak Terrace Preserve neighborhood on Friday, February 8 at 11 a.m. to mark the beginning of 'Phase 2' of the...
12:09 pm on Thursday January 31, 2013

Interactive electric car demos tonight at GrowFood Carolina

Image by Flickr user Dave PinterThis evening beginning at 6 p.m., GrowFood Carolina is going even greener by hosting an electric vehicle display at their warehouse. Electric vehicles and EV drivers will be on hand explain the meaning of the "EV Grin...
8:42 am on Thursday July 12, 2012

Plans for an urban farm are taking shape on Upper King (Update: BAR approved)

Image by Flickr user tcd123usa Updates are at the bottom: Butcher & Bee owner Michael Shemtov is spearheading a project that would turn a vacant lot across from his Upper King Street sandwich shop in to a half-acre urban farm. With an aerial-...
6:54 am on Monday June 4, 2012

All-in-one residential recycling program continues to expand in Charleston County

Image by Flickr user stevendepolo Updates are at the bottom: Charleston County Environmental Management has decided that their pilot All-In-One recycling program launched last year was successful and now plan to incrementally expand the program...
10:33 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Weekly Farmers Market Hits the Village Green at Freshfields Village

Enjoy tastes and crafts of the Lowcountry at Freshfields Village’s annual Farmers Market, which will take place Mondays from 4 to 8 p.m. from June 4 until August 27. A variety of food items and wares will be available for purchase, including produce...
10:28 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Outdoor Movie Series at Freshfields Village to Screen Top Family Movies

Starlight Cinemas returns to Freshfields Village every Wednesday night beginning May 30 with screening of top family movie hits on the Village Green. The series will begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday through the end of August (there will be no...
10:11 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Music on the Green is back June 1; Free Outdoor Concerts Fridays at Freshfields Village

Gather your friends, family and anyone who likes to kick up their heels because Music on the Green is back for the summer! This free, outdoor concert series will take place every Friday beginning June 1 from 6 until 9 p.m. Guests can boogie to the...