Sold-out showdown: No. 1 UConn vs. No. 2 USC to draw a full house of 18,000 in Columbia

COLUMBIA — Dawn Staley has long hoped for a sellout crowd at Colonial Life Arena. Monday night against No. 1 Connecticut, the head coach of the second-ranked South Carolina women’s team will get it.

FIG undergoes major renovation

When a restaurant is helmed by the reigning best chef in the Southeast (as determined by the James Beard Foundation’s judging panel); co-owned by a previous winner of the same award; and home to a wine program that the anointing organization considers among the five best in the country, what...

Hotel booms need limits

At Tuesday’s meeting of the Charleston Board of Zoning Appeals, four new hotels on the peninsula were approved.