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Lineage Logistics breaks ground in North Charleston

7/25/2014: Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company backed by Bay Grove, broke ground on a state-of-the-art 340,000 sq. ft. cold storage distribution facility in North Charleston. The project is expected to create more than 80 new jobs when completed.

Operation Summer Camp Underway at Patriots Point

7/22/2014: 800 North Charleston Summer Campers visit the Naval and Maritime Museum at Patriots Point

North Charleston City Gallery to exhibit works by Jessica Burke & Michael Ellison

7/22/2014: Drawings by Jessica Burke (Statesboro, GA) and photographs by Michael Ellison (Savannah, GA) will be on view at the North Charleston City Gallery throughout month of August. Gallery hours are 9am-5pm daily. Admission and parking are free.

Chicora Life Center announced

7/18/2014: Chicora Life Center and Charleston County Government announced an agreement that will consolidate the location of numerous government and socially-centered services in a single location at the former Charleston Naval Hospital.

Senior Aerospace AMT to open satellite operations in North Charleston

7/10/2014: Company will create 60 new skilled jobs in North Charleston

Fire Department dedicates two new engines

7/10/2014: North Charleston holds traditional wet-down ceremony for new fire engines.

2014-2015 North Charleston Dinner Theatre Series Tickets On Sale Now

7/1/2014: Tickets are now on sale for the 2014/15 North Charleston Dinner Theatre Series. Productions are scheduled on Friday evenings in September, November, January, and March in a ballroom setting at the Charleston Area Convention Center Complex. Season tickets, single performance tickets, and "performance only" tickets are available.

Fire response to home with disabled occupants

6/30/2014: Two disabled adults were rescued by North Charleston Firefighters on the night of June 18, 2014. North Charleston Fire Department reminds residents that fire safety planning and fire drills are an important part of your overall safety plan, especially for caregivers and people with disabilities.

iQor to expand North Charleston center, create 320 jobs

6/24/2014: Global company to invest $391,500 to support growing business

Update on Joseph Paul Apartment fire

6/19/2014: Two disabled adults were rescued by North Charleston Firefighters last night after successful extraction from a burning apartment. North Charleston Fire Department reminds residents that fire safety planning and fire drills are an important part of your overall safety plan, especially for caregivers and people with disabilities.

North Charleston City Gallery to Exhibit Works by The Berkeley Artists Guild

6/17/2014: The North Charleston City Gallery will feature works by members of the Berkeley Artists Guild from July 3-31, 2014. A free public reception will be held at the gallery on Thursday, July 3, from 5:00-7:00pm.

North Charleston Seeking New Artist-in-Residence for FY2014/15

6/11/2014: The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is currently seeking a professional visual artist to fill the position of Artist-in-Residence for fiscal year 2014/15. Deadline to apply is 5:00pm on Wed., July 9.

Mayor Summey remarks about Chief Driggers

6/6/2014: During an interview with Quintin Washington, North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey remarked on his history with Police Chief Eddie Driggers and the assets that the Chief brings to the Police Department.

Cops offer free basketball program for youth - registration open

6/5/2014: NCPD Cops Athletic Program is offering a free outdoor basketball league for boys 12 to 14 years old.

North Charleston Police Department unveils newly designed police vehicles

6/4/2014: North Charleston Police Department unveils newly designed police vehicles

VIDEO: Mayor Summey's advice to 5th graders

6/4/2014: North Charleston Mayor R. Keith Summey visited Pepperhill Elementary School to speak to students completing their 5th grade year. He offered the students words of wisdom and encouragement for the coming school year.

North Charleston receives grant to help fund senior center

5/29/2014: The Dorchester Road Senior Center will be located adjacent to North Charleston Fire Station 5 on land that will be donated to the City by Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission. A $350,000 grant from the Office of the Lieutenant Governor was awarded to help fund the construction of the City of North Charleston’s new senior center.

North Charleston City Gallery to Exhibit Works by Alvin Staley & DeWayne Sykes

5/29/2014: The North Charleston City Gallery will host concurrent solo exhibitions by Orangeburg, SC, artist, Alvin Staley, and local artist, DeWayne Sykes, throughout the month of June 2014. The artists will host a free public reception at the gallery on Thursday, June 5, from 5-7pm.

National Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition Winners Announced

5/21/2014: As part of the North Charleston Arts Festival, winners have been selected from the pre-juried sculptures displayed at Riverfront Park.

Fire Museum announces free admission for active duty military personnel and their families

5/21/2014: In partnership with Blue Star Museums, the Fire Museum is offering free admission for military members from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

North Charleston Arts Festival Judged Fine Art & Photography Competition Winners

5/14/2014: Fine artists and photographers from across the state and beyond were invited to participate with a total of 234 fine art entries were accepted in the categories of oil, acrylic, watercolor, drawing/pastel, and 2D mixed media.

SC Palmetto Hands Fine Craft Competition & Exhibition Winners Announced

5/14/2014: Fine craft artists and artisans from across South Carolina were invited to participate in the 13th Annual South Carolina Palmetto Hands Fine Craft Competition & Exhibition, the state’s only juried fine craft competition and exhibition.

KaBOOM! designates North Charleston a “Playful City USA” Community for 4th consecutive year

5/13/2014: The City of North Charleston was once again named a “Playful City USA” community by KaBOOM!, the national non-profit dedicated to play for America’s children. KaBOOM! created “Playful City USA” in 2007 to help local governments address the play deficit by ensuring children have the time and space they need to play.

Volleyball Camp at River Oaks Middle School

5/8/2014: July Volleyball Camp instructed by Trashie Burrell of Fort Dorchester High School put on by the North Charleston Recreation Department.

Cops Athletic Program Hits the Court

5/7/2014: The Police and Recreation Departments launch the North Charleston Cops Athletic Program offering basketball for boys 12 to 14 years old.

Aeterna Zentaris selects North Charleston for new US operations

5/5/2014: Specialty biopharmaceutical company Aeterna Zentaris to open office, invest $1 million, and create 60 new jobs in North Charleston.

Video: Fort Dorchester student with autism featured on the Golf Channel

5/1/2014: Ricky Martin, a Fort Dorchester High School student with autism, and Golf instructor Perry Green at the Golf Club at Wescott Plantation were featured on the Golf Channel's In Play with Jimmy Roberts.

North Charleston announces next Citizens Public Safety Academy

4/29/2014: The City of North Charleston Police, Fire, Code Enforcement and Building Departments announce its second Citizens Public Safety Academy program designed to foster better communication between citizens of North Charleston and public safety professionals.

Lowcountry's first youth entrepreneurship center to open

4/29/2014: North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey will officiate the official ribbon cutting and dedication of the Lowcountry’s first youth entrepreneurship center on May 1 at 4:00. The Youth Entrepreneurship & Volunteer Center will house Metanoia’s high school Civic Leaders program.

Thirteen Citizens in first graduating class of the Public Safety Academy

4/25/2014: The City of North Charleston had 13 citizens graduate from its initial offering of the Public Safety Academy. The graduation culminated 11 weeks of educational and informative classroom and field work participants completed.

City of North Charleston opens newest community asset

4/18/2014: After 10 months of construction, North Charleston will open its newest community center on Paramount Drive in Wando Woods.

School of the Arts receives Jefferson Awards recognition

4/16/2014: School of the Arts selected as recipient of the award Outstanding Service by a High School and will represent South Carolina in Washington, DC.

Project means big improvement for small community

4/16/2014: The completion of improvements at Murray Hill Community Center has made a big impact on the surrounding neighborhood. North Charleston City Council and Mayor R. Keith Summey invite the public and media for a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, April 17 at 11:30am at 2674 Bonds Avenue.

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Police Officials and Program Participants on Diversion Initiative

4/14/2014: U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder met with members of the North Charleston Police Department, Charleston Farms Community, and a program participant in the department's innovative program S.T.A.N.D. (Stop and Take A New Direction).

May is Building Safety Month

4/11/2014: The Building Officials of SC are working to create a better public understanding and appreciation of the building regulations and the importance of these codes to the State of South Carolina residents and property owners.

Police Target Underage Drinking as Prom and Graduation Season Begins

4/10/2014: As a part of its efforts to crack down on the illegal underage sale of alcohol, the North Charleston Police Department continues to conduct operations to educate students of the consequences of under age drinking; and engage retailers to prevent underage alcohol purchase.

Clean Cities Sweep 2014

4/10/2014: More than 50 schools, neighborhoods, and community groups in North Charleston and Charleston are participating in cleanup and beautification activities throughout the two cities.

NCPD Marine Unit offers boating tips

4/9/2014: Planning Your Voyage: Before leaving home, know where you are going, who will be with you, and when you expect to return.

Annual Art & Fine Craft CoOp Gallery in North Charleston set to open April 4

4/4/2014: Art and Fine Craft CoOp Gallery and Sale at the Meeting Place each Friday and Saturday from April 4 through May 31, 2014.

Calling all artists and photographers!

4/4/2014: Entries Sought for 2014 North Charleston Arts Festival Judged Fine Art & Photography Competitions & Exhibitions

Annual North Charleston Arts Festival Set for May 2-10

4/4/2014: Nine-day celebration of the arts offers something for everyone

NCPD Officer Honored for DUI Enforcement Efforts

4/4/2014: NCPD Officer recognized by SC Department of Public Safety for enforcement of DUI laws

Fire Museum officially opens renovated theater exhibit.

3/20/2014: The North Charleston and American LaFrance Fire Museum and Educational Center officially opened “Are You an Escape Artist?” theater exhibit, Thursday, March 13, 2014.

North Charleston City Gallery to Exhibit Works by Susana Berdecio & Jazz Artists of Charleston Photographers

3/19/2014: The City of North Charleston’s Cultural Arts Department is pleased to present concurrent exhibitions at the North Charleston City Gallery throughout the month of April featuring photographs by Susana Berdecio as well as Jazz Artists of Charleston’s resident photographers.

North Charleston Dinner Theatre Series Closes with Love Letters on March 21

3/7/2014: The final North Charleston Dinner Theatre performance of the season is set to take place on Friday, March 21, 2014, with Love Letters presented by Threshold Repertory Theatre and starring real-life married couple, Ginger and Al Curl.

North Charleston seeking sculptor for Performing Arts Center Monument Busts

3/3/2014: The City of North Charleston seeks to commission a sculptor to create depictions of the city’s two prominent mayors. The commissioned busts will be permanently featured on granite outdoor pedestals at the newly built outdoor monument at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center, located at 5001 Coliseum Drive in North Charleston, SC.

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