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Mayors want Sanford to stay out of local matters

...the business makes a $25 million investment and draws 35 percent of its visitors from at least 50 miles awayNorth Charleston Mayor Keith Summey said Sanford should stick to doing his job in the U.S. House and is probably upset that no one listens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-02/mayors-want-sanford-stay-out-
Charleston reveals plans for black history museum

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Standing near where tens of thousands of African slaves landed in Charleston, Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. announced updated plans Wednesday for a $75 million International African-American Museum."We've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-23/charleston-reveals-plans-blac
Kiawah set to host first golf major in South Carolina

...mid-1970s) as a resort. The island was originally populated by the Kiawah Indians. During the American Revolution, Charleston mayor Arnoldus Vanderhorst II built his first house on the island. That one didn't survive the war, but the second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-08-02/kiawah-set-host-first-golf-m
Across the region

...pulled Schachte to safety.Coste was a surfman in the U.S. Life Saving Service.Schachte was the grandfather of Charleston Mayor Joe Riley.Coste's great-nephew is Hal Coste of Sullivan's Island, who was also a Coast Guardsman.He received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-28/across-region
Judge recommends claims against South Carolina cruise industry move forward

...balance them with the valuable assets that make this area a great place to visit, live and invest," he said.Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. called the recommendation to dismiss the zoning and the pollution complaints "very positive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-08/judge-recommends-claims-again
Charleston academy for low-income kids stresses parental involvement

...American schools. "We know that low income kids can learn and that poverty is not an excuse for failure," he said.Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. called the academy "a wonderful glowing light right in the middle of our community" and that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-24/charleston-academy-low-income
Charleston Mayor Joe Riley to seek 10th term

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr., who has served as mayor longer than anyone in Charleston's 340-year history, announced today he will seek a 10th term.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Ga. ports pledge support for deeper SC harbor

...it's not about one or the other."The Georgia resolution comes after South Carolina's port chief, along with Charleston Mayor Joe Riley, visited Washington last week to pitch dredging Charleston's harbor as cheaper and less environmentally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-24/ga-ports-pledge-support-deep
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Anti-earmark rhetoric tested

...shipping channels to make way for the next generation of container ships."This is no bridge to nowhere," longtime Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr., a Democrat, said, referring to the Alaska bridge project that helped spur anti-earmark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Across South Carolina

...10th mayoral campaignCHARLESTON --- It seemed more like a day at the office than a day on the campaign trail for Charleston Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. as he opened an unprecedented 10th campaign for City Hall on Monday.Riley, who has served...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-25/across-south-carolina
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