Featured Story

The Family Fued in Mount Pleasant over Clemson & Carolina

The Family Feud: Clemson Versus Carolina in Mount Pleasant

Having different opinions, viewpoints and preferences than your significant other can make life interesting. He likes Italian cuisine, you prefer Thai. He wants to see the latest action-packed blockbuster at the Cineplex and you long to see a documentary that took home accolades at Sundance. These are things you can work around. But what happens […]

Sharing is Caring:



Vivi and Kate Provided pic

Head to Toe Fashion: Vivi & Kate

I ventured into local boutique Vivi & Kate to speak with owner Elizabeth Raub totally on a whim, without making an appointment. To my delight, I didn't need to call ahead – Raub was every bit as … Continue Reading

Apricot Lane pic

Feel Good Fashion: Apricot Lane

One store in Mount Pleasant Towne Centre is bringing both fashion and philanthropy to our community and beyond. Embracing a “think globally, act locally” mind-set, Sandra Barnes, owner of the … Continue Reading


Owners Joe Sciortino, David Clark and Andy Palmer look forward to the future of SOL Southwest Kitchen & Tequila Bar.

The SOL Will Come Out Tomorrow

With the growing population of the Lowcountry, there is a need for more of everything – more houses, more restaurants and especially more SOL Southwest Kitchen & Tequila Bar. Fortunately, SOL … Continue Reading

fresh-made drinks at The Americano on Coleman Blvd in Mt Pleasant, SC

The Americano: Caribbean Cool

As Lowcountry locals, we don’t want to eat at tourist traps – we appreciate a good cocktail menu paired with innovative cuisine. Luckily, we have The Americano on Coleman. The Mount Pleasant … Continue Reading


House & Home

BioSweep Southeast

BioSweep: There’s Still Nothing Else Like It

Seven years ago, Michael Jager, owner of BioSweep Southeast, was excited to introduce his franchise business to the Lowcountry. His enthusiasm for BioSweep has not waned. “It is seven years later, and there is still nothing else like BioSweep,” said Jager. “The technology and our warranty have established a positive track record. We have not […]

Sharing is Caring:
The Caldwell family's screened-in porch functions as an outdoor living room, complete with a television and wood-burning fireplace.

Cline Homes and the Caldwells: A Match Made in Home Heaven

Jeff and Carmen Caldwell spent a long time researching communities across the Lowcountry to find the best place to plant roots for their young family of five. Both natives of Hilton Head Island, the couple had followed college and career paths that led them to Georgia and then Ohio. Recently, they decided they wanted to […]

Sharing is Caring:
Photo of pool courtesy of Atkinson Pools and Spas

Swimming with the Current: Atkinson Pools and Spas

Rex and Jenny Atkinson initiated their small pool maintenance company back in 1984 with nothing more than a red supply shed and a pickup truck for making client calls. More than 30 years later, Atkinson Pools and Spas has grown to become the Lowcountry’s only full-service swimming pool and spa provider. According to Josh Atkinson, […]

Sharing is Caring: