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

April 2016
Jenny and Michael Messner nurture a bold, green future for Charleston, from the Low Line to Laurel Island, wherever...

January 2016
Tracy and Bob Doran infuse “community” back into community development—and have this thing for oysters

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

November 2014
As he heads down the homestretch, Mayor Riley seems to be gaining steam. He may need it

March 2014
Coastal Community Foundation celebrates 40 years of helping individuals and nonprofits better the Lowcountry

February 2014
Heard the term “freedman’s cottage” used to refer to a one-room-wide, single-story home on the peninsula? Well, it’s...

February 2013
Of all the superlative labels attached to Charleston—“most polite city,” “best place to live,” “top spot to visit”—the...

January 2013
Visionary duo Leighton and Tara Derr Webb reinvent their lives with a culinary-meets-conceptual art venture

August 2012
Neighbors partner up to rehab small, historically significant houses

July 2010
To commemorate Charleston magazine’s 35th anniversary, we honor 35 visionary, passionate, progressive, focused,...