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April 2017
The trailblazing Tidewater Brick Co. makes rare goods while training underemployed locals to earn a living

January 2017
With five hotels under construction and 11 more approved and in the pipeline to add to the current inventory of nearly...

December 2016

Wilma Maiers is ready to decorate her walking cane and don her Christmas tree hat to make the Holy City holidays all...

September 2016
This month, thousands will gather for a 9/11 remembrance event organized by North Charleston firefighter Tian Griffieth

June 2016
Time heals, or so they say. But is a year long enough to begin to close deep wounds exposed by the Mother Emanuel...

June 2016
Get the details on our four closest oceanfront playgrounds and claim your preferred patch of sand

June 2016
School’s out, but that doesn’t mean you can’t develop new hobbies, take your skills to the next level, or get involved...

One local couple has logged 16 years as volunteer divers in the South Carolina Aquarium’s Great Ocean Tank

April 2016
Speaking with poet, teacher, and Holy City Youth Slam founder Matthew Foley 

April 2016
Jenny and Michael Messner nurture a bold, green future for Charleston, from the Low Line to Laurel Island, wherever...

February 2016
Activist and educator DR. MILLICENT BROWN was a “first child” to integrate Charleston public schools in 1963 and today...

February 2016
Hundreds of volunteers pay biweekly visits to 14 local schools, helping the nonprofit Reading Partners boost students’...

November 2015
The poet and book editor continues to leave her mark for positive change in the Lowcountry

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

July 2015
Heroic Charleston County Rescue Squad members volunteer their time to save Holy City lives

June 2015
Of all the stinging, biting, buzzing insects inhabiting the Lowcountry, mosquitoes may bug us most. Some 3,200 species...

June 2015
Join the conversation at the Arts Matter Mayoral Summit  

March 2015
Two local high schools offer fashion design majors  

March 2015
How the aerospace giant’s North Charleston presence continues to energize the local economy

March 2015
Meet the bird you’ve seen wading in local marshes and lowlands: the American wood stork (Mycteria americana), which...

February 2015
Take a seat and listen in: we gathered some of the top women in the city’s celebrated food and beverage scene for a fun...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

November 2014
As he heads down the homestretch, Mayor Riley seems to be gaining steam. He may need it

November 2014
In-school eye screenings help ensure good vision for thousands of Charleston preschoolers

October 2014
A local entrepreneur harvests the rain