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May 2017
Make the most of a sunny spot with these superstar zinnia selections

March 2017
Ask an Expert: What is this weed (see photo) taking over my garden, and how can I control it?

January 2017
Longleaf pine trees (Pinus palustris) once covered some 90 million acres in the Southeastern United States, including...

October 2016
Among the largest of the 14 species of bats indigenous to South Carolina, these creatures of the night regularly set up...

September 2016
For lasting autumn interest, try this combination 

September 2016
Through MUSC’s pet therapy program, pups Maddie and Bristol, with “mom” Kathy Sykes, bring happiness to hospitalized...

August 2016
Shem Creek’s natural tidal flow and marshlands have long provided a habitat for an array of marine plants, fish,...

August 2016
“They say we’re a dying breed,” says fourth-generation shrimper Franklin Rector. “That’s nowhere near true. Every year...

July 2016
Plant a successful fall crop with this lesson in tomatoes 101 (seasoned gardeners, even you may find helpful tips here...

March 2016
Dying to bring some spring vibrance to the wintery landscape? Start with a brightly blooming mailbox planter

December 2015
For a century, turkey buzzards reigned over the Market. So what finally forced the iconic creatures to flee their...

September 2015

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

October 2014

August 2014
Nima, the flying border collie

Not much is better than a juicy tomato plucked straight from the vine—especially if it’s an old-school heirloom variety...

January 2014
Twelve years ago, local physician Dr. Ann Kulze left her busy Mount Pleasant family practice, dedicating her life’s...

December 2013
Celebrating the lives of six remarkable Charleston citizens who left us this year after helping to shape the city we...

December 2013
Chef John Ondo transforms Meyer lemons into a meal

November 2013
Mission: To provide positive, community-based activities, trips, and events for kids with cancer and their families

November 2013
Putting heart, soul, and a whole lot of can-do spirit into local giving

March 2013
Summerville retirees Honey and Mike Burrell have taken on the three-day Challenge Walk MS for seven years running

October 2012
Mike Kimball tends an innovative urban garden—and shares the fruits of his labor

February 2012
With this month's Go Red! 5K, Stephanie Carter spreads awareness about heart disease - and honors her mom

January 2012
Corroded metals on sunken ships and drawings on ancient walls inspire Paul Mardikian’s abstract paintings

November 2011
Help name the Nonprofit of the Year! The night of the Giving Back Awards, the audience will choose one of the following...

November 2011
Mercato executive chef Ben Ellsworth shares a healthier holiday sweet

October 2011
JOHN HENRY DICK - a renowned bird painter; hunter-turned-conservationist; global explorer; author; photographer; and “a...

October 2007
A psychiatrist’s efforts toward youth outreach crosses the Atlantic to West Africa and returns home

October 2008
Camellia leaves looking a little dull? Magnolia giving a spotty showing?