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303 Associates donates building to USC Beaufort

From staff reports Real estate investment company 303 Associates has donated a building to USC Beaufort Visual Arts and Design. According to Jennifer Phillips of 303 Associates, the building, located at 1211 Harrington Street, was formerly the teen center for the Boys & Girls Club. “USCB began occupying the building in 2020 after some renovations… Keep Reading

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County sinks Coastal Resilience Overlay quicker than an incoming tide  BEAUFORT – It’s back to the drawing board for the proposed Coastal Resilience Overlay District.  The County Council, perhaps weary of arguing about the value of face masks, unanimously agreed Monday night to send the ordinance back to the council’s Natural Resources Committee.  Councilman Paul Sommerville, who… Keep Reading


Historical preservation is no small deal

By Tim Wood It’s quite easy now to get information or conduct research on any subject through the internet. What is more difficult, it seems, is having the time (or making the time) to get accurate information.  But I’d like to shed some light on at least one subject: The apparent disconnect that exists between… Keep Reading


Zoning Board grants Stewart and Co. variance

3-story apartment building at Charles, Port Republic streets a step closer to reality Above: Artist’s rendering of proposed apartment building By Lolita Huckaby Monday night’s meeting of the City of Beaufort Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBOA) involved the same arguments we’ve heard before against a proposed three-story apartment complex on the corner of Charles and… Keep Reading


Port Royal still cleaning up after Elsa, tying up loose ends on Port property  PORT ROYAL – The i’s have been dotted, the t’s crossed and representatives of Grey Ghost Properties LLC are believed to have updated agreements with the town of Port Royal which will make it easier to sell the 315-acres of waterfront… Keep Reading


HBF appeals Historic Review Board’s decision on hotel, parking garage

By Mike McCombs Historic Beaufort Foundation (HBF) filed a petition on Friday in Circuit Court appealing the June 9 decision by the City of Beaufort’s Historic Review Board (HRB) to allow construction of a four-level parking garage and a four-story hotel by 303 Associates in Beaufort’s National Historic Landmark District. According to state law, HBF… Keep Reading