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August 2018
Learn how to fend off the biggest plant pests—and when you should roll out the welcome mat

August 2018
In the mid-18th century, one vibrant yellow peach was the most popular in the land 

July 2018
A 12-year-old partnership between two cultures is transforming one African village 

June 2018
Dolphin sightings in local waters are always magical, but these enchanting marine mammals face serious challenges. Get...

April 2018
Pouring over the history of the Charleston Teapot, one of the city’s first gourmet groceries

February 2018
It’s hard to believe that the man who built the successful Indigo Road hospitality group—Oak Steakhouse, O-Ku, The...

January 2018
With a hot cookbook and hit podcast, plant-based foods champion, Jessica Murnane, has found a recipe for many-parts...

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