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July 2020
Coastal Community Foundation President and CEO Darrin Goss questions this aspirational slogan and discusses what’s...

June 2020
How our port city was a leader in slowing the spread of diseases

April 2020
A Charleston-born historian on accelerating into the city’s future

March 2020
For more than 260 years, this iconic building has served as a commercial exchange and custom house, watch house, public...

October 2019
The Lowcountry’s environmental leading ladies have an agenda, and a plan to save natural places and ensure quality of...

August 2019
The Green Heart Project expands its mission and footprint at Enston Home

July 2019
Addressing It With Dialogue and Design - How city planners and preservationists are rethinking, and redesigning,...

April 2019
Punchy prints are back and bringing a pop of color to basics. We'll be rocking this floral kimono with white skinny...

January 2019
On the eve of the Gibbes Museum of Art exhibition “Anna Heyward Taylor: Intrepid Explorer,” take a look into the...

December 2018
The Stone Soup Collective draws on volunteer power to sell healthy soups and serve seniors in need 

November 2018
After a barrier-breaking career, North Charleston’s indomitable Johanna Martin-Carrington is still breaking new ground...

November 2018
The Establishment - 28 Broad St. - (843) 789-4028

October 2018
With major projects underway involving public green spaces—from the West Ashley Greenway and Bikeway to the peninsula’s...

July 2018
On July 4, 1976, the United States had one heck of a birthday, and South Carolina didn’t miss the party

July 2018
The ”Great Shake” of August 31, 1886, was one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded on the East Coast. Its epicenter...

May 2018
Local startup Citibot is “democratizing democracy” 

October 2017

August 2017
What did the term "August Ladies" mean a century ago?

March 2017
Following a celebrity-infused F...

March 2017
Historic Charleston Foundation’s Festival of Houses & Gardens celebrates its 70th season

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

January 2017
On January 1, 1882, Mayor William A. Courtenay created the Charleston Fire Department

In this circa-1945 photograph, WAVES Specialists 3rd class Nora Scott and Virginia Chenoweth are at work in the control...

October 2016
Rembering Henry and Blanche Holloway, the hermits of Goat Island 

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