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July 2018
On July 4, 1976, the United States had one heck of a birthday, and South Carolina didn’t miss the party

February 2018
Charleston Wine + Food pays homage to the late Edna Lewis, sometimes called the “Julia Child of Southern cooking.”

January 2018
On the evening of January 29, 1940, King Street’s Gloria Theatre was humming with excitement.

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
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

August 2016
Perhaps the most notable change that will soon affect the creek is the multistory office building being erected at...

January 2016
For flavorful dishes, Drawing Room chef Jon Cropf sources his turnips locally

Nancy Stevenson made South Carolina history as lieutenant governor

August 2015
Travel back to the Summer of 1975 as six local writers reflect on what life was like from Charleston to East Cooper to...

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

April 2015
Whether she’s flying from coast to coast to headline international conferences, networking at the Cannes Lions...

May 2014
May 25, 27, 31, & June 4, 7, Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., Days & times vary. $25-$85,

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

December 2013
Grits, more commonly called “hominy grits” by Charlestonians, are as much a part of the Lowcountry diet as the shrimp...

November 2011
John Mellencamp comes to town this month, bringing an innovative documentary-plus-concert concept

July 2011
Limehouse Produce has been putting food on local tables for more than 70 years

May 2011
A move to the Lowcountry entails the unpacking and rediscovery of an artist’s lifetime of work

January 2011
This month at New York’s Park Avenue Armory, 70 pieces of Charleston’s past—from centuries-old furniture, paintings,...

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