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3:29 am on Tuesday December 8, 2009

Introdacqua italian restaurant is still a go on Cigar Factory site

Image by Flickr user @l+qDespite the Cigar Factory's stagnant state, chef and restaurateur Ken Vedrinski's work on East Bay Street continues to push forward on his newest Italian restaurant, Introdacqua. Vedrinski's space is completely separate from...
2:40 am on Saturday November 28, 2009

Renovation of historic Cigar Factory pause as funding evaporates

Image by South Carolina Department of Archives and HistoryImage by 20091128-cig.jpg The company that was doing a $75 million restoration of the historic and iconic Cigar Factory on East Bay Street (map) has put the work on hold after a lending...
9:28 am on Friday January 9, 2009

New Italian restaurant focused on seafood to open at Cigar Factory

After recently opening Trattoria Lucca, popular chef Ken Vedrinski is back at it opening Ristorante Introdacqua that will focus on "Italian seafood specialties." No opening date has been set yet, only "soon." I'm speculating they're at least a month...
3:06 pm on Friday September 12, 2008

From cotton mill to Cigar Factory to condominiums

Atlanta real estate investors plan to transform the 127-year-old Cigar Factory into luxury condominiums with their $75 million budget. This space, located in downtown Charleston on East Bay and Columbus streets, will contain 66 condos for sale...
9:58 am on Tuesday August 26, 2008

Construction begins at Cigar Factory condos

Construction has begun on the historic downtown building known as the Cigar Factory, according to the Charleston Regional Business Journal. [gmap markers=blue::32.79733982193058,-79.93381977081299 |zoom=13 |center=32.79752019316996,-79....
7:29 pm on Sunday July 27, 2008

Saving the mundane to majestic, group seeks to save items from landfills

Image by Flickr user Montrasio InternationalImage by 20080727_waste.jpg Don't let it all go to waste. The group will be selling off items reclaimed from the The Cigar Factory, which is on National Register of Historic Places. If you've ever tried to...