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The BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival held its annual Ultimate Critics Dinner on Aug. 24 at Fort Sumter. The event raised more than $20,000 for the festival’s charitable endeavor funds, including the Signature and Emerging Charities and the festival’s scholarship programs. Pictured are Kelly Skelly (from left), Martin Skelly, Stu Porter and Susan Porter.

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Emily Cookson (from left), Sean Brock, Clint Sloan, Ken Vedrinski, Jacques Larson, Mike Lata, Marc Collins and Mickey Bakst.

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Annie Hamnett (left) and Meredith Holcomb.

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Mickey Bakst (left) and Angel Postell.

Vicky Seigler

The Charleston chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals volunteered to do yard work for the International Primate Protection League as part of Trident United Way’s Day of Caring on Sept. 9. Pictured in the gibbons cage are Denise Tompkins (from left), Becky Heath and Lottie Altman.

Pamela Bennett Orme

The Citadel group Friends of the Daniel Library held a lecture Sept. 13 titled “History of The Citadel Archives & Museum” as part of its fall lecture series. Steven Smith, tactical officer for the Citadel Commandant of Cadets was the speaker. Pictured are retired Lt. Col. Kathy Jones (from left), Smith and Lt. Col. Kevin Dopf.