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12:39 pm on Saturday August 2, 2014

Carolina residents get half-off admission at all Ripley’s attractions

Ripley’s Aquarium Myrtle Beach, Voted one if the Top 12 Aquarium in the nation and Ripley’s Myrtle Beach other 4 attractions, announced today that all residents of North Carolina & South Carolina can buy tickets for admission to any of their 5...
8:56 am on Tuesday August 20, 2013

Apache Pier hosting Local's Appreciation Day

The Apache Pier, the longest wooden pier on the east coast, said in a statement that it will host the 7th Annual Local's Appreciation Day on Saturday,  August 24.
5:39 am on Wednesday October 3, 2012

Wheel of Fortune coming to Myrtle Beach (Update: another Grand Strand contestant)

53611855@N00 Update 10/3/12: Michelle Battaglino of Pawleys Island tried for years to get on 'Wheel' and last night held a watch party at her house for all her friends and family to see her dream come true.  Battaglio beat out her compitition but...
5:53 am on Monday October 1, 2012

WonderWorks' Local Appreciation Days is back

Photo Credit: ME! "Hey Maw, there's something wrong with this here buildin'"Update October 1, 2012: WonderWorks is bringing back their "Local Appreciation Days" discount this fall. Like last year, WonderWorks introduced their "Local Appreciation...
8:17 am on Sunday May 20, 2012

Media round-up: Mixed reports on spring bike rallies

Flickr user Mike After months of commotion and anticipation, another spring rally is behind us. Was all the time we spent preparing (or dreading in some locals' cases) worth it? A couple of different reports and perspectives give us the impression...
9:09 am on Monday May 14, 2012

Locals tips and police presence for Bike Week(s)

photo by flickr user Jim Brickett It's Bike Month and beyond the extra bikes, trikes, and other fun vehicles on the roads, expect to see a greater police presence across the county, clear through Memorial Day. It's no surprise that with the influx...
5:45 am on Monday May 14, 2012

Locals get the hook up on an Isle of Palms staycation

Come to Charleston's favorite island with discounted rates just for locals at The Palms Hotel. Enjoy the beautiful views, exciting nightlife, great food, and of course, the famous Isle of Palms beach from just $99 this May. Your stay at The Palms...
9:56 am on Thursday March 29, 2012

Hop Over to Freshfields Village For a Fun-Filled Easter Weekend

Get your Easter bonnet ready for the 8th annual Easter Weekend at Freshfields Village. Begin the holiday weekend on Friday, April 6 with a free outdoor concert featuring Plane Jane, then continue the fun on Saturday, April 7 at the free Easter...
8:58 am on Thursday March 29, 2012

Our Biggest Auction Ever Opens Sunday to Support Families of Seriously Ill Children

Here’s your chance to get all kinds of great deals while helping to support families of seriously ill children. Want the fun of a gala but not the uncomfortable shoes?  Put up your feet, pop a bowl of popcorn, and attend our big party online! The...
6:18 am on Thursday March 22, 2012

A look inside the closets of local fashionistas/istos

Image by Flickr user emma.kateIn honor of Charleston Fashion Week and the the gift of garb, Charleston City Paper snooped around the closets of five local fashion figures. It's a fun piece featuring photos insides the closets of and profiles on:...