Kipp Valentine sells his Burden Creek Dairy chevre to restaurants all over the Charleston area, but his favorite preparation by far is the one on the menu at Avondale Wine & Cheese. The recipe is so simple that he provided it by text message.
It was already a bit miraculous that Andy Greenberg and the rest of his band mates in the local Phish tribute band Runaway Gin scored tickets to the Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary concert this summer in Chicago.
According to census numbers released this week, the Charleston metro area grew by roughly 43 people per day last year. That growth is particularly problematic as more people live and work on the peninsula, where roads simply cannot be expanded any further to accommodate more cars.