The City Magazine Since 1975


February 2012
A revered family, a renowned plantation, and a reclaimed legacy are the ties that bind at the Middleton family reunion

Throughout Charleston, the nuance and pull of history is palpable, like a sixth sense, a fifth dimension. It drapes...

November 2007
Local musician, promoter, writer, and scholar Jack McCray illuminates the Charleston music scene

November 2011
Assemblage artist Hirona Matsuda pieces together her past

September 2011
Dreaming of a great escape with stellar wines? Perhaps it’s time to jet set to a beautiful vineyard venue—or at least...

June 2011
Escape to this Western North Carolina gem for the best of what’s new in town, including novel restaurants, amusing...

The dynamic talents of jazz singer Ann Caldwell

June 2010
Local college English professors revisit their favorite books published in the last 10 years.

June 2010
Gear up for competitions and activities that suit athletes and leisure-seekers alike

May 2010
A sensory exploration of West African masquerade

December 2009
Charleston’s own Matt Lee and Ted Lee revisit some favorite Lowcountry cookbooks

November 2009
Language Artist

November 2009
Tuned In

August 2009
This mother, lawyer, and Charleston County School Board chair reflects on fashion, family, and dreams for the future

February 2009
Defining moments that shaped our city

January 2009
South Carolina’s poet laureate is spreading the word on all things literary