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Lighten Up, Charleston!

Mayor Joe Riley is telling Charleston to Lighten Up! The Mayor announced this new initiative this week which focuses on a more healthy lifestyle. Lighten Up Charleston’s website has a lists numerous ways you can improve your health and lose weight. The site has…

Kudu Review

Well, since my favorite coffee shop closed forever on Sunday, I’m in the market for a new favorite (and local!) coffee shop. The guys at CHSBeer.org may have convinced me that Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer should be that new…

Sean Brock on Charlie Rose

The Holy City’s most famous chef has just gotten some more national attention. Sean Brock (Husk/McCrady’s) was interviewed by well-known and respected journalist Charlie Rose for PBS. The clips is pretty interesting. Brock is clearly passionate about his work and it’s amazing…

Elise Testone: Killin It

If you never got a chance to see Elise Testone perform in the Holy City, you may have missed your chance. Testone, a Charleston-area resident, could be found playing solo or with her band (the Freeloaders) throughout the area quite…

Charleston Film Festival

The Charleston Film Festival will be delighting theater-goers this weekend and YOU should be be one of them. Holy City residents and visitors can see a variety of films starting March 1st at the Terrace Theatre. One of the films…

Oscars Have Charleston Ties

The Academy Awards has a slight Holy City tie-in you may be unaware of. Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics general manager who was the focal point of best picture nominee “Moneyball,” spent part of his childhood in Charleston. The Post…