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  • Cheating scandal ends military careers for 34 Charleston sailors
    Cheating scandal ends military careers for 34 Charleston sailors
    The Navy announced today that 34 sailors will involuntarily separate from the Navy for their part in a massive cheating ring that apparently flew under the radar of the military for the last seven years. The cheating scandal was first uncovered in...
  • Cat rescue
    Kittens rescued from creek in West Virginia
    Five small kittens and an adult cat are on the mend after being the victims of two separate cruelty situations in West Virginia, according to a local animal welfare group.On July 15 in Clendenin, a small town about a half-hour northeast of...
  • Middleton Place, Charleston
    Visit the gorgeous gardens at Middleton Place in South Carolina
    If you're looking to have an adventure into the past on your next trip to Charleston, South Carolina, consider heading out to Middleton Place. Fans of the Atlanta Botanical Gardens will love strolling through the grounds at this gorgeous...
  • Proposed Clemson - Charleston Architecture Center
    Charleston, SC approves modernistic building despite citizen opposition
    Architectural CritiqueClemson University’s Charleston Architecture Center is already being called “the eyesore building” by Charleston residents, in mocking reference to the squinting eye motifs on the planned structure&rsquo...
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    24 hours in Charleston, South Carolina
    There is no doubting the absolute “southern charm” experienced in every aspect of a typical day in the infamous “Holy City.” Charleston is simply unlike any seaside city destination you find throughout the United States....
  • Monsanto Rally
    Charleston’s ‘March Against Monsanto’ Demonstrates Against GMOs
    Demonstrations against genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) took place in six different continents and over 400 cities on May 24, including Charleston, South Carolina. About 80 people joined host Moms Across America in its third annual &ldquo...
  • "Coming Out"
    Charleston-bred Ryan Lill: music, debut album and being 'Zac Efron's underwear'
    Ryan Lill is sweet; very candy-esque. Ryan's smile is highly contagious, for it appears to have über-powers when it builds to an adorable grin. From promotional images, to having a chat face to face, his hands have a tendency to bury...
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    Sacrifices during the Civil War
    During this Sesquicentennial of the Civil War, we will from time to time look at certain aspects of the war and how it affected people and institutions during the war. One of those aspects is iron. For starters, the South did not have much...
  • ArtNight, Higgs Boson documentary and 1920s dancing this weekend in Pasadena
    ArtNight, Higgs Boson documentary and 1920s dancing this weekend in Pasadena
    This weekend, 14-15 March 2014 you can't be bored. There is something for everyone.Friday night is ArtNight. Get ready to meet friends and take art trams to see various exhibits and sample the delights of gourmet food trucks. ArtNight begins...
  • Charleston Fashion Week 2014
    Charleston Fashion Week 2014
    Charleston is a city known for its old world charm. Although its deep-rooted historical background is a sure draw for tourists, there is another reason that fashion lovers are drawn to this charming city.Charleston Fashion Week was founded in 2007...
  • Cruelty-free shopping
    Create healthy, restaurant quality vegan meals at home
    Charleston lost a friend when Puree Organic Café closed its doors in December. While healthy organic meals can be found at veg-friendly Alluette’s and The Sprout, and Dellz Uptown rocks the quick, casual meal menu, Puree was the place where...
  • Stop paying mortgage insurance
    Are you Paying Mortgage Insurance?
    Mortgage insurance, it does not benefit homeowners.With the government forcing homeowners to pay mortgage insurance for the life of an FHA loan, there has to be a better option. FHA loans are notorious for being the first time buyer ticket to...
  • Drayton Hall
    Visiting Drayton Hall
    Drayton Hall is a southern plantation house in Charleston, South Carolina. It was originally owned by the Drayton Family until the year of 1974 when it was taken over by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Before it became a historical...
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    Summer 2014: Sea Pines Resort, SC
    By Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher Summer is right around the corner. Are you ready for a lot of beach fun?The Sea Pines Resort on famed Hilton Head Island, SC, has just released its Escape Vacation Package, valid from March 8 to September 5 ...
  • Plantation House
    Visiting Historical Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens
    When visiting Charleston, South Carolina there are a variety of historical places to visit. One of the oldest and most recognized historical places is Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens.Boone Hall Plantation is located on the Banks of Wampacheone...