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June 2015
A new program helps adults overcome fears and teaches them, finally, to swim

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

September 2014
Everyone who went through Hurricane Hugo has a story—a memory as dramatic and unforgettable as the storm itself. Hugo...

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

May 2013
A Charleston native channels her creative energy into a genre-defying performing arts series

May 2014
Kindling high-tech creativity

March 2014
Holy City Hogs offers chefs bred-to-suit pigs

March 2014
The latest book in a locally set young-adult series promises infectious fun

January 2014
Discoveries, innovation, exploration

January 2014
Numbers, projections, and a graph or two indicate what’s in store. Hint: high density

January 2014
Helping nature go with the flow in the Internet Age

January 2014
Is it “Back to the Future” as personalized learning shifts how we create forward-thinking learning spaces? Ye olde one-...

January 2014
Wisdom for the Challenges Ahead

January 2014
Twelve years ago, local physician Dr. Ann Kulze left her busy Mount Pleasant family practice, dedicating her life’s...

September 2013

November 2013
Sunday Entertainment has written music for the likes of Google and TOMS

August 2013
Buzzing area schools.

August 2013
Need to cool off in this late summer heat? Forget the ice-cream truck here are six adult desserts, icy cold and with a...

June 2013
The law says “lights out” during nesting season, but all things loggerhead are in the limelight as this beloved  yet...

February 2013
Since 2003, Stephen Schabel has served as the (human) face of the Center for Birds of Prey’s flight demos, on site in...

January 2013
Charleston’s economic future hangs on more than dredging silt. Let’s talk silicon, software, and more cowbell

January 2013
CofC professor Joe Carson works with an international astronomy team to image planets light years from Earth

A delicious new Wide Angle Lunches series kicks off this month

May 2012
Radical thinking with composer Philip Glass

Chef Craig Deihl partners with Slow Food Charleston to teach third graders how to eat right.

January 2012
Corroded metals on sunken ships and drawings on ancient walls inspire Paul Mardikian’s abstract paintings

December 2011
Ambergré Sloan turned a craving into a delicious business

October 2011
Holly Herrick’s new book uncloaks the mystery behind the pastry

October 2011
Ever since the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge opened in 2005 with bicycle and pedestrian lanes, the heavy use of the gateway...