Missing the (Fl)oat – An Exclusive Confession from Your Managing Editor

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Approximately two hours ago, I was huffing my way up Coleman Boulevard on foot in a pair of cheap sneakers with my coat and scarf haphazardly looped through my cross-body purse. Oceans of East Cooper residents with chilly pink noses, reindeer headgear and cups of sizzling cider or coffee looked back at me, probably wondering if I was lost, part of the nearby floats or perhaps … [Read more...]

Funny Name, Fun Food: My Father’s Moustache

Robb Walker’s newest  restaurant is unlike any other in Mount Pleasant. The walls are adorned with photos of the people who were running the world in the 1940s. Traditional American fare is on the menu, but so are meals more often found in the British Isles. Diners can enjoy a game of darts, and the brand of football most often shown on the TV screens is the version Americans … [Read more...]

In Pursuit of the Trivial

Steel City Pizza Trivia Night

If you’ve never heard of Alex Trebek, you might want to skip this article. On the other hand, if you happen to know  the answers to such “Jeopardy-style” questions as which director won the Academy Award in 1962 (David Lean, “Lawrence of  Arabia”) and where the largest stadium in the world is located (North Korea, 150,000 total capacity) Trivia Night in Mount  Pleasant might be … [Read more...]

An Active Lifestyle: Dunes West Golf and River Club

Dunes West Golf and River Club

If it is an active lifestyle you seek, set amid a panoply of beauty and history, then Dunes West Golf and River Club is for you. Name a sporting activity, and you can be fairly certain it will be available at Dunes West Golf and River Club. The gated community off Route 41 in Mount Pleasant features a championship 18-hole Arthur Hills-designed golf course with five sets of … [Read more...]