Articles by: Charleston Currents

CALENDAR,  April 6+: Concert, Pet Fest, more

CALENDAR, April 6+: Concert, Pet Fest, more

On tap this week: CofC spring concert, Pet Fest, more

by · 04/06/2015 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
PHOTO:  Tulips enjoy spring

PHOTO: Tulips enjoy spring

These tulips enjoyed the cool spring weather over Easter weekend. About the only negative thing happening weather-wise is the new onslaught of oak pollen. Take your allergy pills! Photo by Andy Brack.

by · 04/06/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
FOCUS: Three-day conference offers chance for collaboration

FOCUS: Three-day conference offers chance for collaboration

By Todd Chas | Two local grassroots organizations, Building from the Block Up and CharlestonGOOD, are teaming up to host a free three-day series of workshops based on the understanding that collaboration is the key to increasing our positive impact on our community.

As event organizers point out, “There is no shortage of wonderful people, organizations and businesses working to make the Lowcountry a better place to live. As volunteers, consultants and entrepreneurs ourselves, we are inspired daily by the ‘good’ that surrounds us. But let’s face it, we all know there are obstacles to our best efforts and intentions: lack of knowledge, lack of resources, lack of ideas, lack of time, lack of connections, and lack of coordination in our efforts.”

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Focus, Good news
GOOD NEWS: Google CS program from S.C. marks milestone

GOOD NEWS: Google CS program from S.C. marks milestone

Good news on Google CS reaching a milestone, Charles Fox winning award, new Citadel official, Eat Local Month, Le Creuset’s purple pots, photo contest

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Good news, News briefs
CALENDAR: April+ — Silhouettes, Easter, hats, more

CALENDAR: April+ — Silhouettes, Easter, hats, more

Lots of events for Easter and the rest of April 2015.

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
MYSTERY: Municipal garden

MYSTERY: Municipal garden

CLUE: Note the background to figure out where these flowers might be. Send your guess to editor@charlestoncurrents.com for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Make sure you include your contact info (name and hometown).

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo, Photos
PHOTO:  Dewees Sunset

PHOTO: Dewees Sunset

Today’s photo is a shot taken from a new real estate video touting the natural surroundings of Dewees Island, a barrier island at the end of 60 miles of protected parkland.

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Photos
7.22: Goodsharing conference; No oil; Able Act; photos

7.22: Goodsharing conference; No oil; Able Act; photos

Today’s photo is a shot taken from a new real estate video touting the natural surroundings of Dewees Island, a barrier island at the end of 60 miles of protected parkland. The island near Isle of Palms is only reachable by ferry. Only 6 percent of the island, which has no cars, is open to development. You can learn more […]

by · 03/30/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Full issue
GOOD NEWS: Dress up, but don’t wear spaghetti

GOOD NEWS: Dress up, but don’t wear spaghetti

News briefs about a spaghetti Western fundraiser, oil drilling resolutions, film winners, tax help and a big check.

by · 03/23/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Good news, News briefs
CALENDAR: March 23+ — Bridge Run, Cajun Fest, more

CALENDAR: March 23+ — Bridge Run, Cajun Fest, more

Top events for the week ahead: The Cooper River Bridge Run and the Lowcountry Cajun Festival.

by · 03/23/2015 · Comments are Disabled · calendar