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

August 2018
The Genesis Project, which teaches kids in rural areas to swim, breaks ground on a Hollywood pool

August 2018
Jeremy Tunstill serves monthly cafeteria menus with a side of humor 

June 2018
This month, events across the city honor the victims and survivors of the Mother Emanuel AME murders

May 2018
Annuals that reseed, rain barrels, and events for green thumbs

May 2018
Local startup Citibot is “democratizing democracy” 

April 2018
When New York philanthropists Victor and Marjorie Nott Morawetz decided to find a winter home in 1929, they had the...

April 2018
Meet the “nature nerd” helping guide TheBEND

March 2018
CCPRC celebrates its 50th anniversary with visitor perks

February 2018
A 1960s brick ranch in West Ashley’s Old Charles Towne neighborhood gets a cool makeover with a mix of mid-century...

November 2017
With an eye toward the future as much as the past, Historic Charleston Foundation’s outgoing CEO, Katharine “Kitty”...

June 2017
SK8 Charleston: 1549 Oceanic St. Monday-Friday, 2-10 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday: BMX biking...

June 2017
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June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

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