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Charleston, South Carolina is located in Charleston County. Zip codes in Charleston, SC include 29425, 29423, and 29409. The median home price in Charleston is $315,000 which is roughly $137/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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Local news for Charleston, SC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

GrapevineProposed 9-story Charleston hotel to ride dual-brand trend

The nine-story hotel planned near the base of the Ravenel Bridge on the peninsular side of the span will carry not one banner but two.

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6 hrs ago | Sun Journal

Preservationists to spend the night in James City slave quarters

The trio from the Slave Dwelling Project has slept in former slave quarters that had no floors or ones in poor condition.

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10 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Charleston airports director wants to boost workforce by 11 percent

As the physical building expands at Charleston International, so will the number of people who work there, if the airport board approves the director's request for an 11 percent hike in the workforce Tuesday.

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11 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Raskin Around: Radler, chef changes and Charleston Distilling Co. spirits

Charleston has lots of knowledgeable eaters, which is another way of saying it's home to plenty of eaters with strong opinions.

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14 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Fashion designer's fatal fall prompts concerns with non-emergency police lines

Non-emergency phone numbers for the Charleston Police Department changed in November with its switch to the county's consolidated dispatching system.

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19 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Sellers sidesteps partisan, racial comparisons in Lt. Gov. race

State Rep. Bakari Sellers is not only hoping to become the first Democrat elected statewide in more than five years, but he's also seeking to become the state's first African-American lieutenant governor since 1872.

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23 hrs ago | Pickens Sentinel

And miles to go before a cure

Ashton Houghton, vice president of development for the Alzheimer's Association's South Carolina chapter, is passionate about the Ride to Remember and is hands-on with the event each year.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Post and Courier

Support frays for Charleston region's industry-attracting alliance

When the Navy pulled out of Charleston in the mid-1990s, the prospect of losing 22,000 direct jobs served as a wake-up call for the Lowcountry.

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The Island Packet

Don't be stirring up trouble with our sweet tea

Bluffton barbecue man Ted Huffman's words were as refreshing as a sweating glass of iced tea in late July: Erin Shaw had simply asked, "How do you take your tea?" And he went off, like a lot of people do when it comes to sweet tea.

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Post and Courier

With 100 days before the election, Vincent Sheheen is pounding the pavement in Charleston County

State Sen. Vincent Sheheen, the Democratic candidate for governor of South Carolina, says the best thing people could do to bring about change in the state is to elect him governor in November.

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Post and Courier

Glenn McConnell doles out $260K to charities including some at C of C

Funding scholarship programs is one of the best ways to increase diversity at the College of Charleston and other schools, and new president Glenn McConnell said he wanted to lead by example.

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WIS-TV Columbia

Federal grant to help map SC coastal battlegrounds

Dozens of fortifications from the Revolutionary War and Civil War remain in the Charleston area, and now there will be a complete list of those sites.

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Charleston City Paper

Phone app could connect S.C. patients to their doctors - no appointment needed

A smartphone application called meVisit could soon connect South Carolina patients to their primary care physicians without the need for an in-person doctor visit.

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Cheraw Chronicle

Oil painting workshop set Sept. 12 - 14

The Cheraw Arts Commission will present an oil painting workshop from Sept. 12 - 14. The three-day workshop will be taught by Charleston artist Joyce Hall.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Charleston City Paper

Boeing CEO says employees are 'cowering;' machinists' union is not amused

On a recent conference call with news reporters and stock analysts, Boeing CEO Jim McNerney made a quip that got him in hot water with an international machinists' union.

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The Berkeley Independent

Two from Moncks Corner charged after Harleyville home invasion

Four men face charges of attempted murder after a July 24 early morning home invasion burglary in Harleyville that resulted in a high speed chase and shots fired.

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Post and Courier

Public meeting set for Charleston's new eco-friendly district

File/Wade Spees/Staff Although the rooftop ground cover is drought-tolerant, Michael Whitfield of Green Roof Outfitters says it needs occasional watering as it gets established after the installation, here at Blue Acorn in the upper peninsula.

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Charleston City Paper

Theatre Charleston Awards nominees announced

For the second year in a row Theatre Charleston is holding its own version of the Tonys - the Theatre Charleston Awards.

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Post and Courier

One-day only lunch at Fish and cheap booze at Sweeney's

Sweeney's is turning one this weekend, and co-owner Jim Sweeney reports it's been a year chockfull of adjustments: "We have listened to our both our cheerleaders and our critics and have added sound-proofing panels; lights on the patio and created menus where a blending of Southern dishes with regional American influences come together using great ... (more)

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Charleston Business Journal

Fashion Plate for July 24, 2014

The Art of Shaving has opened a store at Charleston Place. The male-focused luxury retail shop sells a variety of shaving products and accessories.

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