Whether you’re actively looking or casually checking Indeed to see what’s out there, we know job hunting is a job of its own. We did some searching for you and found 12 jobs hiring in Charleston right now.
Civic ○ This week, Mount Pleasant Town Council voted in favor of a statewide bill that would make parking along state-owned coastal roadsfree. Read more about what the bill would mean for beachgoers here. (WCIV)
Closing ○ The two remaining Bi-Lo locations in Charleston – 860 Folly Rd. + 1200 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. – plan to close on April 8 if they are notbought. The majority of Bi-Lo groceries in South Carolina have already permanently closed. (Post and Courier)
Cause ○ Did you know you can help send lasagnas to Charleston families that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic? You can also request one yourself. Learn about how local Lasagna Love campaign turned into a movement to help feed those in need here.
Trending ○ If you’ve been doing some Internet research on the pros + cons of getting a dog, you’re not alone. According to this Google trends study by All Homes Connection, South Carolinians are busy wondering if they should get a dog. Check out the full list of each state’s most popular “Should I…?” Google search here. 🐶 (WYFF)
Recently, we decided to play a game of (20)21 questions with you to celebrate the new year. We asked you what Charleston-centric questions you had + which topics you wanted us to cover this year and you really delivered.
Here are 21 questions you all have about Charleston. Stay tuned as we do a deep dive on these questions throughout the year. Who knows? We might just answer yours next.
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TheBuy ○ Junior League of Charleston’s A Gown Affair Goes Virtual| Fri., Jan. 15 – Thurs., Jan. 21 | 5 a.m.-5 p.m. | Virtual | $7 | Virtually shop new and gently used evening wear, wedding gowns and cocktail attire for a fraction of the retail price, including items from locally-owned Rhodes Boutique, Bella Bridesmaids Charleston and Maddison Row South. Ⓟ
Saturday ○ Food Truck Festival| Sat., Jan. 16 | 12-5 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | Free admission | Fifteen local food trucks will be onsite as well as live music from DJ Natty Heavy. ○ Annual Christmas Tree Burn| Sat., Jan. 16 | 6 p.m. | The Barrel, 1859 Folly Rd. | Free | Drop off your Christmas trees + celebrate the new year by watching them go up in flames.
Sunday ○ Love Your Neighbor Auction| Sun., Jan. 17-Sun., Jan 24 | 8 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. | Virtual | Bid on vintage jewelry, world class golf packages, hotel stays, decadent dinners and more. All proceeds benefit Our lady of Mercy Community Outreach to help those in need. Ⓟ
Disclaimer: It is up to readers’ discretion to determine whether they feel comfortable participating in any mentioned events based on COVID-19 protocols and precautions. If you have questions, please contact the event’s organizers directly.