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11:04 am on Saturday November 19, 2011

In a vision of SoHo, a 'NoMo' takes shape on the upper Peninsula

Image by Flickr user sbisson The area described is roughly the lower-left portion of the Peninsula. SoHo is a cultural hub for Lower Manhattan, and now forward thinkers see the Charleston Peninsula on the east side above Huger Street and transited...
4:07 am on Monday January 11, 2010

Tattooed Moose to bring deli delights to the upper peninsula

Image by Flickr user ★keaggy.comJennifer and Michael Kulick, the pair behind West Ashley's Voodoo Tiki Bar and Lounge and the former Marie Laveau's, are taking it to the downtown street with the anticipated opening of their new joint the Tattooed...
4:13 am on Saturday July 25, 2009

Charleston to lease old Trolley Barn to arts school

Image by City of CharlestonImage by 20090725-troley.jpg An 1890s photo of the barn before it had numerous expansions.Charleston's old Trolley Barn has sat empty on upper Meeting Street for decades now, and after much talk of the structures possible...
8:34 pm on Friday February 13, 2009

City pays $4.75 million to make way for new school on upper peninsula

Image by Meeting Street AcademyImage by 20090214-school.jpg Parents and their student at a pot luck for the group back in October.The City of Charleston has paid $4.75 million to buy 2.4 acres of land for a new K-8 private school. -- Now, before you...
5:26 am on Wednesday July 9, 2008

New dining destination in town

Image by flickr user Ned RaggettImage by 20080709hominy.jpg Hominy Grill might have been the first restaurant to take a chance on the upper peninsula, but it certainly hasn't been the last. Elliottborough, once just a collection of abandoned...