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9:24 am on Monday February 25, 2013

Annual Teddy Bear Picnic encourages families to get outdoors, enjoy local parks

Image by Flickr user Cockburn LibrariesAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, childhood obesity has doubled in children and tripled in teens in the last 30 years. A report from the National Wildlife Federation finds children...
3:51 am on Friday September 21, 2012

A free orchestra and food truck pairing in Hampton Park

Image by Flickr user Ahorcado The Charleston Symphony’s top brass and percussion are playing a free concert tonight, September 21, at 5:30 p.m. in Hampton Park. Also on scene will be many of Charleston's food trucks: Foodie Truck, Hello My Name Is...
1:09 am on Wednesday June 20, 2012

Pedestrian and bike lane around Hampton Park gets approval

Image by Google The inner lane around Hampton Park has been used for years as an unofficial cycling and pedestrian path.After three meetings and still-polarized positions, the Charleston City Council voted 8-4 to approve the Hampton Park bike and...
12:42 am on Monday June 18, 2012

A petition for a bike lane around Hampton Park

Image by Flickr user Imagined RealityCity of Charleston officials have been flirting with the idea of converting one of the two one-way traffic lanes around Hampton Park into a designated biking and walking lane. However, the idea was passed on...
6:14 am on Thursday May 24, 2012

City Council discusses designated bike lane around Hampton Park (Updated: Tabled, for now)

Image by Flickr user Imagined Reality Updates are at the bottom: First reporting: City officials are flirting with the idea of converting the inner lane of the loop around Hampton Park into a designated biking and walking lane. According to the...
12:12 pm on Thursday April 12, 2012

Walk for Rides

ITNCharlestonTrident invites everyone to join us in our annual fundraising event “Walk for Rides” on April 28, 2012. The 2 mile walk is around scenic Hampton Park. This is a family and pet friendly event with, vendors, food and live music featuring...
11:59 am on Friday March 9, 2012

Charleston Parks Conservancy announces 3rd annual Teddy Bear Picnic

Image by Flickr user florriebassingbournThe Charleston Parks Conservancy’s beloved Teddy Bear Picnic is back this spring with entertainment, giveaways and prizes, activities for children and the teddy bear parade. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy live...
4:37 am on Sunday May 29, 2011

Charleston: Home of the first Memorial Day in 1865 to honor the Union dead

Flickr user Matito As the nation marks the Civil War sesquicentennial, here's a pair of surprises for you: not only was the first Memorial Day held in Charleston on the cusp of the Civil War, but it was held explicitly to honor the Union dead....
4:36 am on Saturday May 28, 2011

Charleston: Home of the first Memorial Day in 1865 to honor the Union dead

Image by Flickr user Matito As we mark the Civil War sesquicentennial, here's a pair of surprises for you: not only was the first Memorial Day held in Charleston on the cusp of the Civil War, but it was held explicitly to honor the Union dead. See...
6:23 am on Wednesday May 25, 2011

A tea party in Hampton Park for the Charleston Animal Society

Image by Flickr user TheGiantVerminOn Sunday, June 5th, The Art Institute of Charleston is hosting a  special event and fashion show fundraiser for the Charleston Animal Society. There will be tea, coffee, and treats made by The Art Institute's...

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