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5:46 am on Sunday February 24, 2013

Carteret Street Catholic reopens after extensive rennovation

The small Catholic chapel on Carteret Street has received months of long overdue repairs and renovations and reopened on Friday.  St. Peter's Chapel, built in 1846, was been closed since 2007.
3:04 am on Friday October 5, 2012

Carteret Street Catholic chapel to get much needed repairs

TheDigitel A statue in the chapel's graveyard. The small Catholic chapel on Carteret Street is slated to get some long overdue love in the form of repairs and renovations. The Island Packet's Erin Moody offers a nice report on the plan; read it here...
2:23 am on Wednesday May 2, 2012

Charleston Architects' Redesign of Classic Marquee Makes National List

The Atlanta Cities names Sottile Theatre marquee as one of North America’s Most Distinctive May 2, 2012 (Charleston, SC) –  The redesign of the Sottile Theatre marquee in downtown Charleston, SC, a collaboration of architects Whitney Powers and...
3:31 pm on Monday November 7, 2011

Moe's Crosstown Tavern closed for renovations (re-opening!)

Image by Flickr user EyebeeUpdate November 7: We've just gotten word from an inside source that Moe's Crosstown will be re-opening her doors on Tuesday night. A soft opening for friends and family is scheduled to take place from 7 to 9 p.m., then...
4:33 am on Sunday June 26, 2011

Historic City Market restoration project is days away from completion (update: opens Monday)

Image by Flickr user slworking2Update June 26: The Post and Courier has followed up on news that the $5.5 million restoration is all but done. In fact, the Charleston City Market opens to the public at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, June 27. (Rennovation on...
3:54 am on Monday May 17, 2010

More on the City Market's recent renovations

Image by Flickr user cliff1066™After a lightning fast four and half months, the scaffolding is coming down around the City Market - so what's changed? The whole reason behind the renovations was to make the City Market, an area crowded by tourists...
7:21 am on Saturday March 13, 2010

Dock Street Theatre renovations finished; We've got photos to tide you over until the public opening

Image by Chrys RynearsonOn Friday afternoon, Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. lead the news media on a tour of the recently restored Dock Street Theatre. After 32 months of meticulous work by local skilled artisans and craftsmen (and $19 million dollars),...
2:00 pm on Thursday February 11, 2010

Here's the scoop on the not so new, but improved A.C.s

Image by Elizabeth Gouldon An A.C.'s crowd circa 2008. The Charleston City Paper met with A.C.'s owners to get the skinny on what's going on behind those blacked out windows and to find out what all the anxious patrons can expect when the bar...
3:11 am on Friday January 29, 2010

New plans for Charleston Port finally ready

Image by TheGoodReverend from FlickrAfter months of planning with the city, the South Carolina Ports Authority is finally unveiling their concept for a new cruise terminal at a community meeting on February 9th. Read more stories on this subject in...
10:00 am on Monday January 4, 2010

Dock Street Theatre's restorations are complete

Image by Flickr user masckIts restoration complete, the Dock Street Theatre is reopening in May of 2010 with a Spoleto Festival USA production of "Flora," the first opera ever performed in the American Colonies. The much needed construction had...