Alliance for Full Acceptance announces new leader

Sam Spence

North Charleston-based LGBTQ+ advocacy group Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA) announced Monday it has hired Holly Whitfield as its new executive director. She comes to the Charleston area from Charlotte, with hopes of further expanding AFFA’s impact statewide.

2021 farmers market season winding down across Charleston

Samantha Connors

As scorching summer temps cool and fall creeps in, it’s time for many favorite farmers markets in the area to pack it in until next spring. Luckily, there are still a few more weeks to get your farmers-market fix — and even some markets that say open year-round. We’ve rounded up the closing dates of […]

Voting for Palmetto’s 2021 Rescue Brew spokes-pet closes Friday

Samantha Connors

Get your votes in now for the 2021 Rescue Brew Contest, which ends Friday. The top cat and dog will both be featured on the small batch Rescue Brew by Palmetto Brewing Company to be released this fall. No Kill South Carolina, Palmetto Brewing Company, the City Paper, WCSC-TV and Cupcake DownSouth partnered up for […]