Looking Back at Edgewood Country Club

Looking Back at Edgewood Country Club

Looking Back​ at Edgewood Country ClubIn 1898, Charleston became home to the first private country club in West Virginia. Located near the Kanawha River on Charleston’s west side, it was called the Glenwood Athletic Club. Their golf course was bordered by Central and...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

SEPTEMBER 2021As of the day this went into print, the following activities and events are still planned for September. Due to the rising cases of the Delta variant of COVID-19, rules and schedules can quickly change. If all goes as planned, Charleston will be...

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Weekend Traveler | Frostburg, MD

Weekend Traveler | Frostburg, MD

We’re continually on the hunt for opportunities to add richness to our lives. In the time of the road trip revival, we are proud to feature a monthly section featuring destinations within driving distance of Charleston that make for a great getaway. We feel that our...

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Weekend Traveler | Morgantown, WV

Weekend Traveler | Morgantown, WV

We’re continually on the hunt for opportunities to add richness to our lives. In the time of the road trip revival, we are proud to feature a monthly section featuring destinations within driving distance of Charleston that make for a great getaway. We feel that our...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

August 2021It is terrific coming to downtown Charleston these days and seeing people everywhere! Mask free! (For those fully vaccinated, of course) Dining “al fresco” at The Block, Aldelphia’s, Pies & Pints, and Soho’s on any day of the week, with other...

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Looking Back at the Baptist Temple

Looking Back at the Baptist Temple

Looking Back​ at the Baptist TempleThe United States Naval Academy chapel, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and the Scribner Building were all outstanding examples of the work of renowned architect Ernest Flagg. Add to that list a local building – the Charleston Baptist...

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Looking Back at Coonskin Park

Looking Back at Coonskin Park

Looking Back​ at Coonskin ParkCoonskin Park is over a thousand acres of woodland punctuated with an 18-hole, par-three golf course, hiking and biking trails, a vast swimming pool, pedal boat rentals, a playground, soccer stadium, numerous picnic shelters, tennis...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

June 2021With the return of Symphony Sunday and FestivALL, Charleston is moving even more quickly toward normal. Vaccinated folks do not have to wear masks, which is a really good thing with the heat of summer! Live music has made its return with several outdoor...

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Weekend Traveler | Lake Norman, NC

Weekend Traveler | Lake Norman, NC

We’re continually on the hunt for opportunities to add richness to our lives. In the time of the road trip revival, we are proud to feature a monthly section featuring destinations within driving distance of Charleston that make for a great getaway. We feel that our...

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