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57 Laurens Street
Posted on 30 May 2015
Couple’s historic Laurens Street home becomes gathering place, showcase for Italian culture
By Sybil Fix
Special to The Post and Courier
May 30 2015 4:00 pm
The house at 57 Laurens St. sits proudly off this quiet street, grounded in beauty and stateliness. Perhaps because it survived the fire of 1838 here, and the Civil War; perhaps because afterward it provided housing for freed slaves. Or perhaps because at sunset, rays of light reach in from the west like elongated fingers and spread luminously through its windows ...