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Recapping ‘City Paper’ writers’ top eats from 2020

Sam Spence

Memorable Meals Dining in the year 2020 wasn’t what anyone expected, but it led many to expand their palates — sometimes out of sheer boredom. From top takeout to red rice and pimento cheese-filled egg rolls, these are the meals our writers remember most from the past 12 months. Elise DeVoe Formaggio and champignon pizza […]

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Fatal drug overdoses up 41.6% in SC, 5th highest in nation

Since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020, South Carolina has seen a 41.6% increase in drug-related overdose deaths, with 461 more people dying of drug overdose in 2020 than in 2019, according to a new QuoteWizard study. While the coronavirus took center stage as far as health crises across the country were concerned, […]

5/17 COVID-19 update: 229 cases; 3.5% positive; 1 death

What you need to know today: South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) in collaboration with South Carolina ETV (SCETV) will host a live town hall on Thursday, May 20 at 7 p.m. The purpose of the televised event, called A Shot of Hop: COVID-19 Vaccine Community Town Hall, is to allow residents […]

Lowcountry Local First names new executive director

Lowcountry Local First (LLF), a nonprofit centered around creating an economy anchored in local business, has named Jacquie Berger as its new executive director, effective Monday after the departure of founding executive director Jamee Haley at the end of 2020. Berger brings more than 20 years of nonprofit management, fundraising, planning and inclusion experience to […]

Monday headlines: Charleston jail video ripples shock across nation

Video footage released late Thursday night documents the final minutes of the life of Jamal Sutherland, a mentally ill Black man, while detained at Charleston County’s Al Cannon Detention Center in January. Since then, the story has been profiled around the world. As civic and clergy leaders expressed outrage while calling for calm, Sutherland’s mother, […]