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The Citadel

April 2017
With an intricate design featuring swords and spears, the famed Sword Gate at 32 Legare Street isn’t quite what you’d...

April 2017
Green Roof Outfitters puts plants to work in high places

April 2016
A brief history of Hampton Park’s Sunken Gardens

February 2016
Activist and educator DR. MILLICENT BROWN was a “first child” to integrate Charleston public schools in 1963 and today...

December 2015
Southern Smoke’s cigar lounge has quickly become a hot commodity

November 2015
A small company gives back in a big way—$2.4 million big

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

The Charleston Natural History Society transforms 40-some acres of former farmland into thriving native ecosystems

College of Charleston alum Glenn McConnell—formerly one of the state’s most powerful politicians—talks about taking the...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

December 2014

November 2014

September 2014
Alfred Crabtree, master silversmith and brassmonger, has been tending Charleston’s treasures for decades

August 2014
Charleston has gone to the dogs—in the best ways possible. Meet eight local pups who are loving life in our Fido-...

August 2014
Boo X and General II hold court at The Citadel

May 2014
Tiffany Reed Silverman leads an artistic renaissance as director of The Citadel’s fledging fine arts program

March 2014
Parlors morph into playrooms and vintage treasure find new purpose in the Lail family's urban digs.

October 2013
Get in the spirit of All Hallow's Eve and head out to some of the Lowcountry's spookiest spots. Supernatural...

September 2013
Local art enthusiasts Michele and Mike Seekings team up with muralist Karl Beckwith Smith to update a grand 1850s...

October 2013
With a new Emmy and clear focus, John Barnhardt's latest adventure is rolling

November 2013
Making life-saving service a part of daily life

November 2013
Catering to myriad deserving causes for decades

November 2013
Sharing the wealth in money and business smarts alike

March 2013
Can you imagine Charleston without ornamental wrought iron?

February 2013
What 71 Charlestonians, both single and attached, had to say about the local dating scene, their best and worst dates,...

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

December 2012
Ed and Alyce Quimby have devoted a quarter century to East Cooper Meals on Wheels

October 2012
Four years after her retirement from the U.S. Air Force, award-winning combat photographer Stacy L. Pearsall recounts...

April 2012
Falling hard for an “inland” Eden, historic Hampton Park