Mitchell: Local 616 is a testament to how far we’ve come and 2020 shows we still have a ways to go


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Sampling the drinks of the stars

Does a star's power shine in their shine?

VOTE: Charleston’s Hottest Bartenders

Cast your vote for your favorite barkeep

We’re drunk on margaritas

Taste testing our favorite tart tequila cocktail

Mexican beer roundup: Día de las cervezas

From a fun chili beer to a Dunkel that smells like weed a few new brews vie for your next fiesta

Happy Hours

Found the best bar deals near you

An Unseasonal Fall Beer Roundup

A journey through four winners, one world-class beer, and perhaps the worst beer ever

Dining by day, dancing by night

Why do so many Asian restaurants turn into nightclubs when the sun goes down?

Beer of the dragon

From a subtle triple-hop to a Belgian-spiced ale, Japanese beer is not what you think

Sipping sake across the Holy City

White rice tastes so nice

Tourist in your own bar

Hotel bars are fun for locals, too

It came from Ohio

Cornhole: a great game with a stupid name

Charleston’s Hottest Bartender

In search of the Holy City's sexiest suds slingers

City Paper launches free iPhone app to find local happy hours

$4 Jäger bombs? There's an app for that

Bar specials and happy hours

Best places to eat and drink on the cheap

Nine serious remedies for serious hangovers

Rough night? Tied one on? Got a little too tight?

Barfly astrology

Horrorscopes

The new wave of microbrews

Beers of distinction

McCaffrey’s Irish Pub & Restaurant

Swig: Profiles from Charleston's bar scene

SWIG ‌ Big Beers at Carolina’s

Chef Gavin Mills serves strong selections with bold dishes

SWIG ‌ You’re Right, Sam Adams

Beer with dinner is a winner

SWIG ‌ American Spirits

Jack Daniel's and Woodford Reserve team up for one intoxicating dinner

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As South Carolina awaits the first shipment of the Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine, the state prepares to move into phase 1b on Monday, March 8. This phase of the vaccine rollout would allow individuals 55 and older to get vaccinated along with essential workers, such as grocery store employees and teachers, and people between […]

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McMaster expects J&J vaccine in SC by this weekend

As South Carolina awaits the first shipment of the Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine, the state prepares to move into phase 1b on Monday, March 8. This phase of the vaccine rollout would allow individuals 55 and older to get vaccinated along with essential workers, such as grocery store employees and teachers, and people between […]

3/4 COVID-19 update: 819 cases; 5.5% positive; 38 deaths

COVID-19 updates: South Carolina health officials reported 819 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, with 38 additional confirmed deaths. As of 2:55 p.m. March 4 via S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control: With 21,020 tests reported Thursday, 5.5% were positive. Confirmed cases in S.C.: 447,085 (+819)Total positive cases in Charleston County: 38,456Total positive cases in Berkeley County: […]

Spanish-inspired tapas and charcoal-grilled plates coming to hospital district Thursday

Those who frequented Nimbo Pizza before its October 2019 closure will be pleasantly surprised the next time they walk by 161 Rutledge Ave., which has been transformed into a refined eatery with bright lights, street-facing bar seats and Texas white oak floors.  The reimagined interior, designed and renovated by veteran Charleston chef Trae Wilson, is […]

SC superintendent pleads to stop trans sports bill, GOP reps advance it anyway

South Carolina’s top education official asked a House subcommittee Wednesday to stop a bill effectively banning transgender students from school sports, saying it would make it harder to make sure all students feel protected on campus. Minutes later, the Republican-controlled committee gave the OK for the bill to move ahead. State Superintendent Molly Spearman, also […]