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4:33 am on Sunday April 17, 2011

Massive Charleston Magnolia development stalls, plus a trip down memory lane

Image by Flickr user OldOnliner It's really been quite remarkable just how long cleanup and improvement of the 214 acres of polluted former industrial land on Charleston's Neck has continued in hopes of building the massive "mini-city" Magnolia...
4:21 am on Sunday January 17, 2010

Charleston's old trolley cars keep getting vandalized

Image by Flickr user wallyg It was once hoped that a pair of Charleston's last trolley cars dating back to the 1930s would find a new home (and restoration) on the grand Magnolia development aimed for Charleston's neck. But as development has cooled...
1:37 pm on Monday September 8, 2008

Road construction to begin soon at Magnolia Development

[gmap markers=blue::32.824138974827356,-79.95733737945557 |zoom=12 |center=32.81238152593333,-79.96158599853516 |width=220px |height=200px |control=Small |type=Map] Thousands of homes and square feet of commercial and office space will get their...
5:46 am on Friday July 11, 2008

Charlotte's rail systems offers inspiration and hope for Charleston

Image by flickr user Payton ChungImage by 20080711lynx.jpg One of Charlotte's Lynx stops. Add a few palm trees, some slate, and a circa 1830 feeling and it might fit right in here in Charleston. Charlotte's $463 million Lynx Blue Line pulls some 18,...