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3:08 am on Saturday October 6, 2012

It's time for Oktoberfest: A local roundup

Image by Flickr user lendog64 A double maß of fun.Oktoberfest celebrations may only come once a year, but the number of locations isn't nearly as scarce. Today, Saturday, October 6, the usual Closed for Business celebration will be held at The Royal...
8:45 am on Friday August 31, 2012

Reckless: Battle lines sinking in latest round of I-526

Image by SCDOT A proposed alternative to the I-526 reworking as of January 2010.After a vote for $138 million in additional funding for a now $558 million extension of I-526 across Johns and James islands, idealogical battle lines are settling in....
4:14 am on Monday November 28, 2011

The Early Bird Diner: Chicken and waffles, and so much more

Image by Early Bird Diner Chicken, meet waffles.Update November 28: Our circa 2010 Early Bird Diner love not enough for you?  Well, the Charleston City Paper is dishing some up, too, with phrases like "Chicken, waffles, and art? Yes, but that is...
7:00 am on Friday February 25, 2011

Hydroponic garden shop owner accused of growing, distributing pot

Image by Flickr user DeyThe owner of North Charleston's GreenSpirit Hydrogardens and two Horry County brothers are accused of conspiring to grow and distribute marijuana. The federal charges stem from an incident in October 2010 when police raided a...
4:50 pm on Wednesday December 22, 2010

Avondale ups the ante with the arrival of Oak Barrel Tavern (update: open)

Image by Flickr user fredcaminoUpdate December 22, open: Well it took a good bit longer than they expected (but doesn't it always?) but they're open now. Charleston Scene caught up with one of the bartenders there about the spot and their offerings...
10:10 am on Wednesday July 28, 2010

SCDOT announces preferred plan for I-526 construction

Image by SCDOT A proposed alternative to the I-526 reworking as of 1/01/2010After talks of light rail transit and various alternatives leading up to today's announcement, the South Carolina Department of Transportation has decided that the extension...
7:32 am on Friday May 29, 2009

Hellblinki Sextet and Bizarro Burlesque take the stage

Image by 20090529-bizarre.jpg Charleston's bizarrely lovely Bizarro Burlesque are performing today, May 29th, at the Tin Roof. The group will put on their Cirque de Bizarro before Asheville's Hellblinki Sextet takes stage. Doors open at 9 p.m., show...
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