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August 2019
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July 2019
What started out as informal races in the late1700s between oar-powered plantation boats carrying crops to town became...

March 2019
Metanoia and Lowcountry Local First are working to revitalize a key block of North Charleston

December 2018
Santa Claus—and live reindeer—came to town for Charleston’s first Christmas parade in the midst of the Great Depression

October 2018
In the fall of 1957, the College of Charleston was gearing up for what was then one of the school’s biggest social...

October 2017
Readers Choice Category Photo Contest WINNER!

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

April 2016
Daylily afficionados from all over the globe turn to Browns Ferry Gardens for the stunning hybrids they debut year...

October 2015
Get a first look at the grand new Gaillard, the $143.5-million performance hall and civic center that will open to...

April 2015
St. George hosts the World Grits Festival April 10-12  

March 2015
Meet the Brazilian-born, NYC-based model, whose great moves brought our spring “Go Bold” fashion feature to life  

March 2015
Toasting the city’s most fashion-forward drinks and their makers

October 2014
October 25

March 2014
Toasting the city’s most fashion-forward drinks and their makers

January 2014
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August 2013
Head for the hills in Western North Carolina to finish off your summer with some fun new outings - plus a few old...

Local flavor-lovers are eating up Carolina Coaster Company’s unique wares

August 2013
As far as the independent singer-songwriter is concerned, her stint on American Idol ended on a perfect note, setting...

September 2012
Lisa Annelouise Rentz releases a stirring novella

March 2012
A toast to the city’s most fashion-forward drinks and their maker

January 2012
The French 75—a favorite of French and American soldiers during WWI—packs a delightful punch

June 2011
Part of the glory of living in the Lowcountry is our quick-fix proximity to miles upon miles of shoreline. Logging...

December 2010
The Charleston Magazine Recipe Contest & Cook-off

May 2010
Caterer Caroline Bevon opens the lid on festival-inspired picnic fare

April 2007
In the town of Bishopville, South Carolina, on three acres of former cornfields, one extraordinary man has planted and...

January 2010
Van Cliburn International Piano Competition medalists share two concert grand pianos on the Gaillard Auditorium stage

December 2009
Culinary whiz kids cook for college scholarships in the 2010 Best Teen Chef Competition