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September 2018
Paying attention to the rise and fall, and to what the water brings

August 2018
Groundbreaking research at the Mace Brown Museum

July 2018
Our taste-and-tell guide to some of the latest food-and- beverage openings in Charleston

June 2018
Dolphin sightings in local waters are always magical, but these enchanting marine mammals face serious challenges. Get...

December 2017
What will you be giving your true loves this holiday season? We used the old English carol as inspiration for a variety...

June 2017
Marsh grass, oyster beds, and pluff mud at every turn—just 70 miles down the coast in Beaufort

June 2017
Catching up with Mary Alice Monroe in advance of her latest novel’s debut 

April 2017
After her run to the French Open quarterfinals last summer and a recent win over No. 4 seeded Simona Halep at the...

August 2016
Perhaps the most notable change that will soon affect the creek is the multistory office building being erected at...

August 2016
How Shem Creek fares in Mount Pleasant’s current population and development boom is a microcosm of growing pains...

August 2016
A longtime resident ponders the natural blessings bestowed upon us

June 2016
Ready for a splash? On the sultriest of summer days, the best—and most fun—way to cool off is to get wet. Lucky for us...

June 2016
Get the details on our four closest oceanfront playgrounds and claim your preferred patch of sand

June 2016
Hit the water and the waves to get fit or just have a great time

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

August 2015
Few would argue that the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is among the most charming members of the Lowcountry...

October 2013
Want to race with the wind on Charleston Harbor? With Charleston Ocean Racing Association, a friendly attitude is...

June 2013
30 fun, cultural, educational, and downright quirky destinations for sunny-day adventures  

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

June 2012
Dewees works its island magic in simple, yet profound ways

December 2011
Joining in the Holiday Parade of Boats, the city’s festive flotilla

August 2011
Water’s Edge is one of those classic seafood restaurants where the scent of saltwater, call of gulls, and unmistakable...

July 2011
It’s July. Summer has set in, and the novelty of no school and long days has worn off. So what’s a family to do? Plenty...

June 2011
Stand-up paddleboarders leave little wake but make serious waves

April 2011
Finding old Florida in Fernandina Beach and the shores of Amelia Island

October 2010
Autumn just may be Charleston’s finest season, when temps start to cool and skies are bright and clear—the perfect time...

February 2010
Esther and Jim Ferguson’s historic home hosts their collection of masterpieces

Paying attention to the rise and fall, and to what the water brings

January 2010
Paying attention to the rise and fall, and to what the water brings

October 2009
Climb, crawl, slide, scurry, and scoot your way across the area’s numerous parks and playgrounds