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The Gift Of Fishing

A lifetime love of the sport passes through the generations. Article and photo by Captain Miles Altman, Bayrunner Fishing Charters ‘Tis the season and, as usual, I spend a lot of time contemplating gifts. I have long since figured out the favorite gift I’ve ever received: the time and effort of a few people who introduced me… Read More…

Real Christmas Trees vs Fake: There is No Debate

By Amber Hester Kuehn History Of Christmas Trees The whole idea of bringing greenery into the house at the winter solstice (shortest day and longest night of the year) actually began as a pagan ritual. The sun god was “sick” in the winter, and the solstice marked the beginning of his recovery. The plants that… Read More…

Thanksgiving Wines

Choose the perfect wines to complement a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. By Georgene Mortimer, Island Winery Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner or you’re a guest, chances are you may find yourself in charge of the wine selection this holiday season. However, if your Thanksgiving Day experience begins with the Macy’s Parade and ends… Read More…

Trash the Bags: Beaufort County Bans Single-Use Plastic Bags

If you have any connection to environmental issues in the Lowcountry, you have likely heard that Hilton Head and Beaufort County have banned single-use plastic bags for most goods. Retailers had to quit using plastic bags on November 1. Plastic bags cause cause many problems in our communities and in our ecosystems. Hopefully, with the ban there… Read More…

Fall Splendor

 The Lowcountry is full of subtle surprises this season. Ah, fall! This favorite season conjures up images of vibrantly colored leaves. The nip in the air makes us yearn for hot spiced cider and s’mores and being bundled up around a toasty fire. We pull out our jackets, sweaters, hats, mittens and boots to prepare… Read More…