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Boeing impact to be more than $6B a year, study says

The Charleston Regional business journal reported on May 20 that Boeing will have an impact of more than $6B a year. The following is reprinted from their website: The Boeing Co. will add $6.1 billion to South Carolina’s economy each year and tack on nearly $3 billion to state tax revenues over three decades, according to […]

Southwest Airlines coming to Charleston

Southwest Airlines announced they are coming to the Charleston International airport in 2011. This is welcome news as the discount carrier is expected to bring 200,000 new passengers through the airport. Charleston has been without a discount carrier since December 2009 when AirTran Airways made its last flight. Ticket prices have increased since then.

Wild Dunes Beach a Best Family Beach

Parents Magazine awarded the Wild Dunes Beach as a Best Family Beach in the march, 2010 issue. The beach is the center of the action. On the resort’s two-plus miles of lush oceanside property — about 30 minutes from downtown Charleston — the recreation staff schedules kite-flying, eco-tours of the marshes, crab searches, and seashell hunts. […]

City Council Approves Ordinance to Extend Off-Leash Dog Hours

December 2009 – City Council Approves Ordinance to Extend Off-Leash Dog Hours on Beach At its November 17, 2009 meeting, City Council unanimously passed second reading and ratification of Ordinance 2009-16, which extends the hours dogs are allowed to be off-leash on the Isle of Palms Beach. The new hours are from 4:00PM to 10:00AM from […]