Region’s Health Care Heroes honored

Jessie, a yellow Labrador retriever, visits hospitals, assisted-living facilities and nursing homes as a therapy dog. (Photo/Kim McManus)For the event’s 10th year, a new category was added to the mix to profile three service or therapy animals that work in the health care field. Jessie, a yellow Labrador retriever who frequently visits hospitals, assisted-living facilities and nursing homes, was chosen as the new category’s Health Care Hero.  Read More...

Boeing South Carolina begins final assembly of its first 787-9 Dreamliner

The Boeing South Carolina facility began joining large fuselage sections of the newest 787 Dreamliner on Nov. 22. United Airlines will take delivery of the first South Carolina-built 787-9, which has a 20-foot longer fuselage than the 787-8.  Read More...

American College of the Building Arts buys Trolley Barn property from city

The school recently purchased the Trolley Barn property, located at 649 Meeting St., from the city of Charleston for $10. The college then subdivided the property, selling the northern parcel to Parallel Capital LLC for $1.25 million.  Read More...

Airport board discusses work deadlines, designs for airport terminal

Ticketing facilities for JetBlue and United, as well as baggage hall renovations, are expected to be complete by mid-December. The Charleston County Aviation Authority board discussed the importance of meeting construction deadlines and watching its contingency fund Thursday.  Read More...

CARTA offers $3 route between downtown Charleston, airport

The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority wants more people to take advantage of its $3 downtown-to-airport route. The CARTA North Area Shuttle Express connects downtown Charleston with the Tanger Outlet Center and Charleston International Airport.  Read More...


On the Menu for Nov. 25, 2014

Striped Pig Distillery will be bottling and releasing its new Striped Bourbon single-barrel, 100% corn bourbon starting at a Dec. 6 release party. The distillery is producing 150 bottles.  Read More...

Hot Properties for Nov. 24, 2014

Will Phillips of Palmetto Commercial Properties Inc. represented the Landlord, Djd Realty LLC, in the lease of 2,000 square feet of flex space at 117 Thomas Cary Court in Charleston to Westbrook Brewery. John Tecklenburg of Clement, Crawford and Thornhill represented the tenant.  Read More...