June 25, 2015

A "wanna be" food critic review of The Obstinate Daughter

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The Obstinate Daughter has been on my list of places to try for a long time now. I really enjoy the Wild Olive and pretty much anything Jacques Larson touches. I think part of the success of a chef relies on the ingredients he or she chooses [...]

Top 5 Things To Do When the Ravenel Bridge is on Lockdown

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The Ravenel Bridge seems to be shutting down with increasing regularity these days. (And for any number of reasons, from protests to ice bombs to gas spills.) We always like to have a strategy to deal with whatever situation may arise, so we’ve developed five [...]

April 1, 2015

Digging In For Year Three of DIG SOUTH

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          Reasons Why This Isn’t the Year to Miss Out! For anyone who’s been to DIG SOUTH, we don’t need to twist your arms. You’ve learned first-hand that this is a festival you can’t afford to miss. But for the uninitiated [...]

February 23, 2015

Tell the Truth…Early and Often

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  Post written by Kiersten Kane, Intern, PR & Social Media The College of Charleston was in hot water recently after making national headlines for its poor emergency alert system execution during a Feb. 10 bomb scare. As a senior communication major at the College, I [...]

Making connections in a number of ways

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              Post was written by Ana Rose, Intern, PR & Social Media I’ve always been drawn to the part of public relations that practitioners thrive on – building meaningful connections and relationships. Where previous intern experiences focused primarily on research [...]

October 28, 2014

Going to School on the Education Referendum

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There is a frenzy surrounding the Charleston County School District at the moment. The so-called Watermelongate has cast doubt on Superintendent Nancy McGinley’s future, and each day brings new headlines. While some question district leadership on this issue, current circumstances should not dissuade anyone from [...]

August 21, 2014

Would you like some coffee with your work?

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Anyone that enjoys coffee as their start-of-work-day ritual understands that that first cup of joe is neither an indulgence nor an addiction, but a necessity. Getting that first boost of caffeine is beyond crucial for many paper pushers - coffee has become a workplace staple as well [...]

NoMo Bars in Charleston?

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                  While the City of Charleston and its hospitality industry are doing battle over proposed ordinances limiting new bar openings in the King/Market/East Bay entertainment district, I kicked back with a cold one and came up with [...]

July 18, 2014

The First, Absolutely Unofficial and Uncertified Top 10 Sandwich List in Charleston

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The Tattooed Moose: Mike’s Famous Duck Club       So I was enjoying a perfectly fine lunch with a friend who is new to Charleston. The conversation moved to sandwiches and I shared how much I love Charleston’s wide selection of what [...]

April 7, 2014

Walk This Way! Come See Us – April 9 – DIG SOUTH SPACE WALK

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This Wednesday, April 9 from 4-6PM, many of the companies that make up Charleston's creative and technology community will open their doors for the DIG SOUTH SPACE WALK. It's the pre-party before the official "DIG IN" Welcome Party at the East Bay Biergarten. For first-time visitors [...]