Bluegrass quietly rises to top of local restaurant wish lists

The appeal of bluegrass music runs deep: It’s catchy, virtuosic and occasionally profound. But for Charleston restaurant owners, the genre’s most important qualities are it doesn’t have a drumbeat and you can’t dance to it.

Stop Light Observations steps on the gas with release of second record

Despite being self-recorded on a short schedule and limited budget in a 200-year-old plantation house down at Toogoodoo Bluff (between Charleston and Edisto Island), there's nothing unrefined or overly rustic about the elegant and dynamic stuff on Charleston band Stop Light Observations' new...

Needed safeguard for rural Berkeley

Not so long ago, Berkeley County was known for its rural beauty, for hunting and fishing, and for moonshine.