Monthly Archives for March 2018

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2018 Westie Awards

When discussing West Ashley, the term “revitalization”...Read More

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What the Heck Happened to West Of

If you went to your favorite West Ashley restaurant,...Read More

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The Power of Soup

The story of Stone Soup is an old folktale that’s...Read More

An example of ads that ran in the “Celebration of Progress” brochure prepared by the St. Andrew’s Parish Exchange Club. 
(Permission to reproduce courtesy of the National Exchange Club)

West Ashley Flashback

The hooray moment came 75 years ago. On Feb. 23,...Read More

Sierra Leonean chef Fatmata Bangura Opala and her historian husband Joseph Opala present a special evening of West African food a history at Magnolia Gardens. (Photo Credit: John Rice)

A Transformative Experience

A West African chef, a historian who sleeps where...Read More


An Enduring Legacy

Throughout the life of Brian Moody, he tried to...Read More