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11:05 am on Wednesday October 7, 2015

10 Acres on upper peninsula to change as BoomTown constructs new home

Local sales and marketing company BoomTown is building a new home on the upper peninsula. The first phase is estimated to cover 130,000 square feet of some ten acres of land, completing in the end of 2016.
8:55 am on Thursday September 11, 2014

Crews begin work on Ocean Boulevard streetscape project

Work got underway Wednesday on a multi-million dollar project aimed at beautifying parts of Myrtle Beach. The goal of the streetscape project is to improve the area on Ocean Boulevard from 2nd to 9th Avenues North. Workers began tearing up street...
5:44 am on Monday September 8, 2014

A peek inside the revamped Gaillard Center

The $143-million Gaillard Center reconstruction also brings a new ceiling mural, Charleston Magazine offers a sneak peek.
3:28 am on Wednesday September 3, 2014

Bladen Street building to be demolished

A new three-story 14,000-square-foot building is set to come to the revitalization area.
10:03 pm on Tuesday August 12, 2014

This is Charleston County's drone

Although it's not the unidentified flying objects over Mt. Pleasant and Daniel Island, this is the drone that Charleston County allegedly only uses for road project surveillance.
1:17 pm on Tuesday August 5, 2014

New diner to open at corner of Warren and St. Phillip streets

Four years after a failed attempt to open a restaurant near the College of Charleston's north end, the Westendorff diner appears likely to open in the old C.W. Westendorff & Son hardware store by the end of the year.
7:08 am on Wednesday July 23, 2014

S.C. construction jobs fell in June

The Palmetto State had 80,700 construction jobs in June compared with 81,300 for May. 
9:46 am on Friday July 11, 2014

Backgate overpass set for completion, open to drivers in October

Here's an update on the 17 Bypass construction project at the old backgate in Myrtle Beach.  That's where the bypass intersects with Socastee Boulevard, which is Highway 707, and Farrow Parkway.  Work on the bridge approach lanes should end next...
8:58 am on Thursday June 12, 2014

Utility lines to disapear along Boundary Street

Boundary Street's overhaul will now include a less cluttered skyline, thanks to an agreement between Beaufort, Hargray, CenturyLink to bury utility lines. A deal had previously been reached to bury SCE&G's power lines in the Boundary Street...
1:56 am on Tuesday May 13, 2014

Old Marine Corps exchange building coming down on Parris Island

The vacant building will come down sometime in the next 30 days and may later become a park.