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9:40 am on Friday August 24, 2012

Seven feral dogs captured, more sought on James Island

Image by Flickr user TheGiantVermin The effort to trap a pack of feral dogs causing problems on James Island continues, with some seven captured and five euthanized. ABC News 4 reports, in part: Nicole Fredericks has spent time volunteering at...
10:11 am on Saturday July 28, 2012

Two years later, coyotes persist in Mount Pleasant

Image by Flickr user donjd2 Not the photo in question, but you get the idea. More than two years after sightings of coyotes in Mount Pleasant near the Cooper River caused an outpouring of public concern the wild animals persist — and now photo...
5:51 am on Saturday July 7, 2012

Walk softly and carry a spider stick: Chanterelle foraging in Charleston

It's July 1st in Charleston and I'm wearing long sleeves, long pants, and full body armor, courtesy of OFF bug spray.  Buddy and I are in the middle of the West Ashley woods foraging for chanterelles. I have never been chanterelle foraging before...
12:52 pm on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Charlestowne Hotels Announces Summer Specials for US Military

Charlestowne Hotels 28 Bridgeside Blvd Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 873.972.1400 CharlestowneHotels.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2012     CHARLESTOWNE HOTELS OFFERS SUMMER SPECIALS TO U.S. MILITARY CHARLESTON, SC – In appreciation for their...
8:23 am on Monday May 7, 2012

Picasso, Einstein, and That Wild & Crazy Guy

May 31 - June 2 at 7:30pm; June 3 at 3pm; June 7 - 9 at 7:30pm; June 10 at 3pm, @ ARTworks in Beaufort Town Center, 2127 Boundary Street Beaufort. Tickets are $17, and $12 each for groups of 10 or more, 843-379-2787 and online at http://www....
12:35 pm on Wednesday April 25, 2012

RPWB Donates to SC Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital As Part of its ‘Ten Months of Giving’ Charity Campaign

 Richardson, Patrick, Westbrook & Brickman, LLC (RPWB) announced today a gift of $5,000 to South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital. This gift was made as part of RPWB’s “10 Months of Giving” campaign, an initiative to give $55,000 to area...
7:12 pm on Monday April 23, 2012

Signs of Spring: The Terracotta Jungle

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer Sign in window of plant nursery:  “It’s spring, I’m so excited I wet my plants!” “It’s time,” Marcia said, peering out the kitchen window excitedly, “for the wild azalea walk.”     The half circle path...
3:35 pm on Sunday December 13, 2009

Wild Olive's new chef turns the corner

Image by cyclone bill via Wikimedia Commons Jacques Larson has recently taken over the chef position at Wild Olive, Fred Neuville's Italian venture on John's Island.  According to at least one reviewer, he has been a rousing success in turning what...
7:09 pm on Tuesday May 27, 2008

Twice in a month: Adopting wild animals is a bad idea

The state health department is reminding people to refrain from adopting wild animals, because they can carry rabies, which can be transmitted without a bite. The statement follows 23 people being evaluated for the disease after they adopted a fox...
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