Take a closer look at some of the threatened and endangered species that call the South Carolina Lowcountry home
Fueled by personal tragedy, Christan Rainey crusades against domestic violence through M.A.D. USA
Meet the longest-acting employee of Charleston’s famous Fort Sumter
Talking shop and popping bottles with the New Yorker behind Monarch Wine Merchants
William Bates teaches classical architecture to today’s craftsmen
From running his Edisto Island farm to overseeing his breakfast-food restaurant, Millers All Day, the man behind...
Dolphin sightings in local waters are always magical, but these enchanting marine mammals face serious challenges. Get...
This month, events across the city honor the victims and survivors of the Mother Emanuel AME murders
Annuals that reseed, rain barrels, and events for green thumbs
Contemporary artist William Halsey nurtured the city as an educator for more than 40 years.
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...
Rusty’s Cool Guitars sells specialty instruments to support veterans, arts education, and animal rescue
With evergreen curiosity and a deep-seeded love of plants, Patti McGee cultivates the quintessential Southern garden—a...
Take a peek into Julia Deckman’s vibrant world
The Charleston Jazz Academy nurtures improv skills and elevates musicianship among all ages
What will you be giving your true loves this holiday season? We used the old English carol as inspiration for a variety...
With an eye toward the future as much as the past, Historic Charleston Foundation’s outgoing CEO, Katharine “Kitty”...
The Compost Rangers are on a mission to makeover Charleston’s trash habits
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser
For a poignant, action-packed read, pick up Michel Stone’s new Border Child
What’s happening this month?
The trailblazing Tidewater Brick Co. makes rare goods while training underemployed locals to earn a living
Swurfer inventor Rob Bertschy risked nearly everything, and it’s paying off
Water Mission brings clean water to communities around the globe
A simple cuppa can awaken a mind—and a community.
Over the past decade, the Lowcountry has become steeped in niche bean...
Inside West Ashley’s burgeoning creative hub, Fabulon
Entertaining during the holidays? Take cooking off your to-do list with the help of a personal chef. A few area pros...
Pastry chef Melanie Durant gets creative with kumquats