Damon Wise walks away from Scarecrow & Co.

Scarecrow, the third and final component of the Scarecrow & Co. restaurant complex, will open next month under the kitchen leadership of Ray England, who succeeds opening chef-owner Damon Wise.

Umphrey’s McGee headlines a full weekend of music and more as Chucktown Ball expands in second year

The proficient and open-minded rock band Umphrey’s McGee has been tinkering with various styles of music since forming in Indiana in the mid-1990s. Currently based in Chicago (with a third of its lineup resettled here in Charleston), the improv-heavy six-piece...

FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.

A down-and-dirty debate

It was widely billed as the “Super Bowl of debates.” Yet once it started, it was more like a no-holds-barred brawl.