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11:07 am on Monday June 4, 2012

Charleston Resident Helps New Movers with Welcomemat Services

   Having moved three times over the past year, Charleston resident Randy Rhea knows how difficult it can be for people to get acquainted and familiar with their new community or neighborhood. The Atlanta native relocated to Augusta, Ga., in July...
5:54 am on Monday November 21, 2011

'Small Business Saturday' encourages shoppers to shop and eat local on November 26

Verde, the new salad-focused restaurant at 347 King Street, is encouraging holiday shoppers to shop and eat small this Saturday, November 26. The new business is joining the national Small Business Saturday (SBS) movement, which has support from...
1:45 pm on Tuesday June 28, 2011

Local businesses leaders rally support for Port of Charleston, cruise industry

The region’s major business associations and their top leaders gathered June 27th for a press conference to rally in support of the Port of Charleston, the cruise industry and Carnival Cruise lines and the overall need to focus on growing and...
8:50 am on Friday December 3, 2010

Shop local with this holiday gift guide

Image by Flickr user lechampiondumonde.comCharlie Magazine has come out with a very well done local gift guide. The gift guide coincides with Lowcountry Local First's 'Buy Local Month' in which the community has been challenged to shift at least 10...