Several restaurants and stores have closed in downtown Charleston since the coronavirus outbreak in mid-March. Drugstore giant Walgreens is the latest, shuttering a downtown Charleston location as one of 200 of its stores targeted for closure nationwide. Meanwhile, tech giant Apple reopens on King Street.

Northwoods and Citadel malls reopened Friday along with Belk department stores in Charleston and across South Carolina after being closed for weeks during the coronavirus outbreak. Other retailers are beginning to inch back into business as well, though restrictive measures are in place to help prevent the spread of the deadly disease.

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