Roof with a View: Avenue, new downtown rooftop event space, to open in April

The 7,200-square-foot venue was designed by Atlanta architect Keith Summerour to accommodate a wide range of events from small corporate meetings to sit-down dinners for 200 guests to wedding receptions for 400 guests.

Spartanburg restaurateurs will open new eatery in downtown

Spartanburg chef William Cribb is going back to his roots with a new restaurant The Kennedy he plans to open this summer with his partner Raj Patel in the former Renato’s restaurant space at 221 E. Kennedy St. in downtown.

Spartanburg-based Denny’s gifts $1 million to No Kid Hungry

Denny’s President and CEO John Miller said customers helped the family-dining chain set a new benchmark during its 2016 fundraiser and bring its six-year total to $4.3 million in support of the campaign that seeks to end childhood hunger in America.

Spartanburg’s first Jersey Mike’s Subs store under construction

Construction workers were busy Monday building out the1,620-square-foot space at Hillcrest shopping center that will house the new eatery owned and operated by franchisee Arthur Francis “A.F.” Rodgers IV.

City-centric apparel has arrived in Greenville

T-shirts and other apparel have long been a medium used to display one’s personality, interests, and passions, but high-quality city-focused apparel is a niche that is just beginning to take off.

Wear It With Pride: A national trend of city-centric apparel has arrived in Greenville

T-shirts and other apparel have long been a medium used to display one’s personality, interests, and passions, but high-quality city-focused apparel is a niche that is just beginning to take off.

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Upstate lands 2018 Bassmaster Classic

The Upstate has once again landed the big one — the Bassmaster Classic. Next year’s GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods — bass fishing’s version of pro football’s Super Bowl — will be held March 16-18, 2018 at Lake Hartwell with the daily weigh-in at Greenville’s Bon Secours Wellness Arena, it was announced […]

Another Look: The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

For 20 years, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has been looking after the great Pennsylvania city’s most prestigious parks.

Neighborhood parks have needs, too

While Greenville is getting closer to committing money for the construction of City Park on the city’s west side, other neighborhood parks are in need of an infusion of cash as well.

Private money may be the key to saving Greenville’s parks

Pop quiz: How does Greenville pay for a massive new park west of downtown while at the same time improving and maintaining the more than three dozen parks already here? The answer may be found outside of town. Cities all across the country are trying to figure out how to build, refurbish, and maintain public parks, and a growing number of them are turning to park conservancies, which are private, nonprofit organizations that raise money for parks independently of the city, something supporters say can improve park success while keeping down taxpayer expense.

Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk to close temporarily

Beginning Monday, the Cancer Survivors Park boardwalk will be closed for approximately seven weeks to facilitate the ongoing construction of the Cancer Survivors Park. During the temporary closure, trail users can access Falls Park via Cleveland Street and Camperdown Way.

Poe Mill Wheel Park scores a consultant but needs money for plans

The park has since gotten the attention of the Tony Hawk Foundation and the Street League Skateboard Foundation, whose executive director, Josh Friedman, will be leading the 2020 Olympic effort for the United States.

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Integrity matters — to dogs and their people

Life Lessons from a Dog Trainer with Connie Cleveland

Town Weddings

Sara Berinhout & Roman Gorokhov // Ansley Erbacher & Chip Wall // Jenni Gray & Marshall Saunders // Lauren Janarella & Max Delgado

Turning the Tables

The Man reflects on tropical pleasures in the dead of winter

Pearls of Wisdom

Greenville’s oldest women’s social club keeps its generational legacy

One Step Ahead

Internationally acclaimed athlete Ian Whatley takes racewalking the extra mile

Doctor Without Borders

Dr. Francis Nuthalapaty provides quality medical care to patients in developing countries

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