‘Project Unicorn’ announcement expected this week

The new Weber Industrial Drive will extend from the intersection of Future Drive at Palmetto Commerce Parkway to Patriot Boulevard. (Map/Provided/North Charleston City Council documents)City and business leaders have not discussed the project openly, with many citing confidentiality agreements. But during a North Charleston City Council meeting on Thursday, Mayor Keith Summey said a newly approved road, named Weber Industrial Drive, is related to the project.  Read More...

Economic outlook conference features 4 university officials on future of education

College presidents from Clemson, Charleston Southern, MUSC and the College of Charleston will discuss the future of higher education in the region on Wednesday at the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Economic Outlook Conference.  Read More...

North Charleston to purchase 24-acre lot, give it to MUSC for new pediatric campus

North Charleston City Council unanimously agreed Thursday night to purchase nearly $4 million worth of land for the Medical University of South Carolina to build a new pediatric medical campus. The city plans to purchase a 24-acre lot at the corner of Rivers Avenue and Mall Drive and give it to MUSC free of charge.  Read More...

Harbor Entrepreneur Center, YEScarolina to launch student accelerator program

A six-week accelerator program, run by YEScarolina and The Harbor Entrepreneur Center, offers students mentorship from local entrepreneurs and business leaders. Top students from YEScarolina’s county and state business plan competitions are eligible.  Read More...

Medical University of South Carolina plans to build campus in North Charleston

The Medical University of South Carolina is looking to build a $40 million pediatric medical campus in North Charleston, according to documents filed with the city. North Charleston City Council is expected to vote on a resolution tonight to purchase the property from AT&T for MUSC to build the campus.  Read More...


Hot Properties for March 2, 2015

Jack Pratt of Carolina One Commercial Real Estate represented the tenant, Ada Property Management, in the lease of space at 814-A N. Cedar St., Summerville from Dovetail Holdings LLC. Jonathan Lee of Choice Realty represented the owner.  Read More...

Fashion Plate for Feb. 19, 2015

Charleston-based jewelry designer Lauren Edewaard Madden’s new signature collection Artemisia is named for a fifth-century warrior queen and fuses Madden’s passions for history and haute couture with avant-garde design and a story inspired by historical women.  Read More...