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BY: Alex Keith
A first look and first (and second, and third, and fourth) taste of Mercantile and Mash, the new gourmet food emporium and American whiskey and beer bar located in The Cigar Factory
BY: Mia Syn
Farewell sweet summertime soirées, picnics on the beach and backyard barbecues... and hello, fall!
BY: Ryan Smith
Quick, easy and healthy breakfast.
BY: Dorothea Hudson
“When you criminalize the poor, this is class war!” The Peoples Solidarity Society held a protest against the new law banning pan handling in Charleston, SC. The new ordinance prohibits anyone — including panhandlers, people collecting money for charities, handing out religious fliers or selling newspapers — from passing items to or from the occupant of a vehicle on a roadway in a traffic lane.
BY: Kate Vontaine
Lee Deas is the founder and Principal Imaginator at Obviouslee Marketing and her company works on some of Charleston’s biggest events and with some of its best companies including the Charleston Wine + Food Festival, Cigar Row, SEWE, Family Circle Cup, Kiawah Partners, The Gaillard Center and a whole host of local and regional businesses within the creative and hospitality centric realm.
BY: Renae Brabham
Get out of town, but not too far! I love Charleston, but sometimes my wanderlust takes me out of it's boundaries on exploratory quest. I landed in Georgetown a few months ago and this time in Beaufort. Lots to love about the South.
BY: Kate Vontaine
The very first International Boss Lady, former Charleston native.
BY: Alex Keith
The Best Dive Since '55
BY: Renae Brabham
Teenie, tiny, not so tiny, just right.
BY: Jeanne Everett
A local artist and businessman making a big movement in the local Charleston community with his "There's No Place Like Charleston" T-shirts.
BY: Bates Hagood
Tropical Storm Erika. Way hotter than Tropical Storm Danny
BY: Helen Mitternight
Are we too modest for Charleston nudity?
BY: Hunter Boone
HBO’s Vice Principals is seeking new extras for Season 2, which is currently filming.
BY: Jeanne Everett
Welcome to King Street, West Elm!
BY: Spencer Barnhart
Pastel Pink, Lavender, Neon blues, and even Granny Gray has completely taken over 2015 hair trends.
BY: Georgia Schrubbe
“You look ridiculous if you dance, you look ridiculous if you don’t dance, so you might as well dance.”
BY: Andrew C. Petersen
An interview with Gilles Marini of "Brothers and Sisters" and "Devious Maids"
BY: Kate Vontaine
You could call her an artist, taxidermist, metalsmith, illustrator, sculptor, teacher, photographer, or businesswoman, and each time you would be right. You would think someone with such a breadth of experience wouldn’t be so fantastic in each discipline, but she is.
BY: Haydn Haring
Derek Ahonen's new play, commissioned by The Village Repertory Company premiers at Woolfe Street Playhouse July 31, 2015.
BY: Georgia Schrubbe
Latin music + dance fitness + barre fitness + yoga
BY: Kate Vontaine
Gillian tells us how she and her father built a successful photography business in Charleston's crowded wedding market, while simultaneously launching a popular wedding blog.
BY: Haydn Haring
"Bad Jews" is a comedy currently running at PURE Theatre on King Street. The story follows three cousins as they navigate the ways of family, religion, and love while trying to find out what's worth holding onto, and what gets left behind.
BY: Georgia Schrubbe
Salsa dancer Georgia Schrubbe teaches firefighter James Romer how to bring the heat on the dance floor.
BY: Georgia Schrubbe
Charleston Latin Dance Celebrates Three Years
BY: Jeanne Everett
White Haute Nights at Tabbuli hosts a "Mad Women" fashion show
BY: Alex Keith
Get Hitched! Charleston, the first annual LGBT wedding showcase in South Carolina
BY: Alex Keith
A roundup of events this weekend, July 17-19
BY: Bailey Desiree Bial
Summer makeup trends to try this season
BY: Megan Bryan
Are your kids spending too much time in front of the television this summer? Maybe it's time for surf camp.
BY: Sydney Gallimore
Because the only things Charleston loves more than art are booze and food.
BY: Mike Grabman
The life of a new dad who works nights and may be experiencing Stockholm syndrome
BY: Megan Bryan
The Lowcountry is bursting with local farms and food producers, and the impact on our economy when we buy from local farmers is profound. Making a simple shift in your weekly spending to $10 towards local food could potentially bring millions to the Lowcountry and reduce our environmental impact as a community. The Eat Local Challenge is a great place to start.
BY: Mac Kilduff
An emotionally heated look at police oppression and race from a formerly unassuming suburbanite.
BY: Kristen Milford
Music veterans Run Dan Run and Infinitikiss played an April Fool's show at the Redux Contemporary Art Center, celebrating the official album release of Mr. Jenkins' "Greatest Hits." This show marks the third in the residency, which showcases local bands each Wednesday for period of five weeks straight. It's no joke that #WednesdayisthenewFriday.
BY: Bates Hagood
Early April sees trade-wind swell
BY: Jess Spence
Inspired by the independent film community, streaming service Pointa.TV brings skate videos to shops, restaurants, and bars around the Southeast.
BY: Robin Gibson
Need cash? Own a car? Consider driving for Uber. But not before reading this interview for the inside scoop on what it's like to partner with the service in Charleston.
BY: Megan Bryan
Food as medicine, mindfulness mediation, and healing from inflammation through diet—Abigail McClam of Lotus Healing Centre Charleston breaks it down.
BY: Georgia Schrubbe
Dancefx Charleston's executive director discusses upcoming Edgar Allan Poe–inspired dance concert
BY: Devin Grant
Oh no she didn't! After an Atlanta blog editor took Charleston to task for defending the city's honor, Devin Grant wrote a few words in reply.





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