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7:36 am on Friday November 28, 2014

7-digit Lowcountry dialing is dying in 2015

South Carolina's 4th area code, 854, is coming to the Lowcountry in March 2015.
5:13 am on Thursday September 19, 2013

Teresa Bruce shares a 'rememoir' story in Beaufort

In a new book, "The Other Mother", Teresa Bruce shares her story as a then 25-year-old TV reporter who forms a close friendship with 82-year-old modern dancer Byrne Miller on a Lowcountry morning. The Charleston City Paper shares a bit about Bruce's...
6:07 am on Monday August 26, 2013

Rise in shrimp prices not lifting local shrimp boats

Although the price of shrimp continues to climb, it doesn't seem to be benefiting the ailing Lowcountry shrimp market. 
3:30 pm on Sunday June 2, 2013

In video: Dolphin strand feeding

Two years ago we pointed out several videos of dolphins using an ingenious "strand fishing" method of working together to beach fish, and themselves, for an easy snack. Now we've come across a better-produced video by the Discovery Channel...
5:10 am on Monday November 5, 2012

Middleton Place invites visitors to annual hands-on history experience

Image by ProvidedMiddleton Place invites visitors to see what life on a Lowcountry plantation was like in the 18th and 19th centuries. On November 10 and 11, the National Historic Landmark will welcome visitors to immerse themselves in Plantation...
2:29 am on Monday July 23, 2012

The weather is hot in Charleston: 25 days of 90 degrees and counting

Image by Flickr user Micah A. Ponce Last year was hot, setting the longest stretch of 90+ degree days seen in at least five years — and it seems 2012 will smash that. ABC News 4 is hot on the trail: Longest stretch of 90 degree+ days in the last 5...
12:27 am on Saturday July 21, 2012

Nine things to love about Charleston, according to The Huffington Post

TheDigitel The Federal Street pond: Not to be missed by any visitor. How much does The Huffington Post contributor George Hobica love Charleston? Let him count the ways. But he also doesn't over look Beaufort. Profiling Charleston's art scene,...
6:39 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

Where to find the Lowcountry's best hot dogs

Image by Flickr user ShanubiUnless you're a vegetarian, summertime is synonymous with hot dogs. Back yard grill outs are great, but if you're looking for some restaurants that serve up a mean dog, look no further. Highlighted in this week's...
9:18 am on Friday June 8, 2012

Sweet Carolina’s Lowcountry Grill and Smoke House at Broadway

Flickr User: texascooking A new restaurant featuring Lowcountry (re: good ol' southern food) is cuisine opening at Broadway at the Beach.  Sweet Carolina’s Lowcountry Grill and Smoke House is replacing State Fair Fun Foods, which specialized in...
10:33 am on Thursday May 31, 2012

Weekly Farmers Market Hits the Village Green at Freshfields Village

Enjoy tastes and crafts of the Lowcountry at Freshfields Village’s annual Farmers Market, which will take place Mondays from 4 to 8 p.m. from June 4 until August 27. A variety of food items and wares will be available for purchase, including produce...