Army veterans Joseph F. Tallon and Matthew Tallon, father and son, have co-authored the wartime memoir “100 Days in Vietnam: A Memoir of Love, War, and Survival.” The memoir, published by Koehler Books on June 15, is available as a $29.95 hardcover, $19.95 paperback and $7.99 ebook.

For profiles of South Carolina's 12 Black Leaders to Know, feature stories about Black history and the civil rights movement, and previous video interviews, go to postandcourier.com/blackhistory.

A project spearheaded by Clemson University's Warren Lasch Conservation Center, located on the former Charleston Naval Base, will ensure the fragile canoe can be preserved. The conservation team is seeking guidance from representatives of South Carolina's many Native tribes.

Pop-up concerts are resounding with homegrown talent. Local artists are mounting far-reaching flights of imagination. Open-air markets are overflowing with regional food and goods. Enjoy the weekend!

The Cistern Yard was awash in pulsating rhythms and wails of jubilation to announce the opening of the 45th annual Spoleto Festival USA. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band kicked off the Wells Fargo Jazz series May 28, followed by "A New Orleans Jazz Celebration" tribute to the life and music of Danny Barker on May 29.

Nurse-turned-consulting detective Joanna Blalock continues her late father’s legacy as London’s most famous crimefighter, solving impossible mysteries with her husband and chronicler Dr. John Watson Jr., assisted by the senior Dr. Watson and Joanna’s teenaged son Johnny.

Estee Perlmutter was born and raised in Charleston. She attended Academic Magnet High School, then left for college out of state, before returning to MUSC where she received her license as a nurse practitioner.

Kick off your shoes at an outdoor concert. Up your lawn party style with an inspiring exhibition. Prefer to dodge the dirt? There are indoor offerings as well to sow seeds of thought. 


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