Fused Glass Christmas Ornaments

Fused Glass Christmas Ornaments Thursday, November 29 from 6 – 8pm | Glassie Ladies | 803-796-0407 One of the most exciting parts of the holiday season is bringing down your box of ornaments from the attic. Ripping off that same piece of tape you’ve been using for the last 20 years, removing the first layer…

Centennial at Lake Carolina

Do you desire to live near your adult children and grandchildren in Northeast Columbia? Love where you live! We just discovered an exciting new community in Lake Carolina… Centennial. This gorgeous neighborhood of single family homes has been built by McGuinn Hybrid Homes in the heart of amenity-filled Lake Carolina.  These compact, well-appointed homes are…

Ride The Soda Cap Connector! and win $125 in gift cards!

After all these years of traffic, and driving, and traffic, and driving, and car repairs, and driving… aren’t we all a bit tired of the routine?  Why don’t we, as 50+ers, embrace our public transit? Let me guess… it seems like a bother. Where does it go? Probably nowhere I need to go… Is it…

Daytrip to Newberry

Town Green and Newberry Opera House (photo courtesy of City of Newberry) Newberry South Carolina is a short drive up I-26, and is surprisingly a great way to spend a day.  Surprisingly because it doesn’t get a lot of publicity, and yet has a lot to offer a couple or a group of friends looking…

Wellness times Seven: A Formula for Success

Submitted by Cindy Johnson, Columbia Presbyterian Community Today’s quiz: How many kinds of “wellness” are there, and which  are the most important? Surprisingly, wellness can be divided into seven dimensions. All seven are important, all contribute to enjoyment and satisfaction in life. The biggest surprise: one actually outweighs all the others in importance, and it…

Hops & Harvest Craft Beer Festival

  Join the Town of Lexington for the first Hops & Harvest Craft Beer Festival on Friday November 9th, 2018. Will be held at the Icehouse Amphitheater in downtown Lexington.  14 brewers are signed up so far including some of our favorite local breweries: Swamp Cabbage Brewery Old Mill Brewpub Brewery Cottontown Brew Lab Conquest…

Shaggin’ Thursdays at The Woody

Thursdays at The Woody in the Vista Join in the fun at Shaggin’ Thursdays at The Woody in the Vista! They rotate some of the best Shag DJ’s in the state to play all your favorite Shag tunes every Thursday night. So if you love to Shag or have ever wanted to learn, Thursdays at…

South Carolina’s Health Improving

BY ROBERT LONDON, guest columnist   South Carolina received some good news lately. Children’s health is improving, and our state has yet again moved up in a national ranking of childhood well-being – hitting a new high. The 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book ranked South Carolina 38th for overall children’s well- being — the fifth consecutive…

Halloween Party at Lourie Center

Get ready to shag, swing, and rock & roll!  The Lourie Center is happy to host the return of the Sensational Epics Band for a live performance and Halloween Dance on Friday October 26, from 7 pm to 10:30 pm. Carolina Beach Music Awards Hall Of Fame Inductees, the Sensational Epics formed in 1963 as a five-piece…