Lillian Brock Flemming touts record, ability to get things done

Lillian Brock Flemming knows as a single vote on a seven-member City Council, she can’t accomplish much by herself. But her ability to work with residents, fellow councilmembers and the private sector has allowed the veteran council member to get things accomplished. She’s running for another term as District 2 representative.

McDaniel Avenue speed relief could be on its way

Sometimes residents of McDaniel Avenue feel like they live next to a drag strip as cars roar past at speeds up to twice the posted limit. But they could soon get some relief as the Greenville City Council plans to include $100,000 in its 2017-18 capital improvement plan budget for traffic-calming measures on the busy cut-through to downtown from Augusta Street.

Attention motorists: Avoid Woodruff Road this weekend

Greenville motorists, do your blood pressure a favor and avoid Woodruff Road this weekend if you can.

Upstate residents plan downtown March for Science rally

Members of the Upstate’s science community plans to hold a rally in downtown Greenville on Earth Day to take a stand for the importance of public policies on science.

Greenville Memorial unlikely to lose Medicare money following warning

Neither the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services nor the Greenville Health System expect Greenville Memorial Hospital to lose Medicare funds.

Eating disorders cut across generations and gender

In popular perception, eating disorders most commonly affect female adolescents and young women, but the mental illness’ victims are far more wide-ranging.

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A guide to the Upstate’s finest parks

From hiking and biking to waterfalls and wildflowers, Upstate parks offer a something for everyone

What’s Happening This Weekend: March 31–April 2

Every Thursday, we give you a list of 10 events happening this weekend in the Upstate.

Pints for Pups hopes to help lick canine cancer

RJ Rockers Brewing Co. will host an event to benefit The National Canine Cancer Foundation May 13 at its brewery in downtown Spartanburg.

Humane Society to double space with new center

The Greenville Humane Society is constructing a new medical center that will create more space and resources to care for animals that need a home.

Greenville County working to develop Veterans Park

Greenville County doesn’t have a Veterans Park and once County Square is redeveloped, the county’s veterans memorial won’t have a home. A committee of veterans and community leaders hope to solve both problems.

Why don’t we have a downtown dog park?

As the influx of apartments and mixed-use developments continues downtown, many residents may be wondering about the absence of a specific amenity in the city’s center: a dog park.

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Stella’s Southern Brasserie opens quietly in Verdae

Stella’s Southern Brasserie opened Tuesday at 340 Rocky Slope Road in the Hollingsworth Park Verdae development without much fanfare.

Assemble the perfect picnic in downtown Greenville

It can be a true pleasure to create a unique al fresco dining experience that goes beyond the mediocre sandwiches and potato chips using only ingredients available within walking distance of Main Street.

ShalomFest celebrates Jewish cuisine from matzah to hamentaschen

In a time of political and social unrest, the Greenville Jewish community is using food to bring us together.

Magically Delicious Irish Soda Bread

The Abstract Art of Grateful Living with Paula Angermeier

Esso Club makes Southern Living’s best bars list

The beloved Clemson bar is named one of the South’s Best.

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BJU’s Dan Turner inducted into American Bandmasters Association

Dr. Dan Turner, professor and Director of Bands at Bob Jones University, has been inducted into the American Bandmasters Association.

Stella’s Southern Brasserie opens quietly in Verdae

Stella’s Southern Brasserie opened Tuesday at 340 Rocky Slope Road in the Hollingsworth Park Verdae development without much fanfare.

Assemble the perfect picnic in downtown Greenville

It can be a true pleasure to create a unique al fresco dining experience that goes beyond the mediocre sandwiches and potato chips using only ingredients available within walking distance of Main Street.

Metropolitan Arts Council has record year

If Greenville’s Metropolitan Arts Council were a singer, reviewers would have noted that the nonprofit hit all the high notes in 2016.

Must see shows this week: Toby Mac, Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters and Faces Unturned

Toby Mac, Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters and Faces Unturned

Dead 27’s partner with Galactic’s Ben Ellman for new LP

Charleston rock ‘n’ rollers Dead 27’s discover their R&B side.

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Fashionable Flowers

Books that inspire the art of thriving plants

Get ready for the beginning of tomato season

See You in the Garden with Kathy Slayter

A Season to Savor

Infused saisons inspire uncommon entertaining

Fixer Upper

The Barth family of six turned their need for space into a model of mid-century modern style and function

Roll Out

From refined to rock-and-roll, a showcase of styles for the bar cart

Mountain Made

Eclectic finds in Western NC-based Cashiers

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Community Journals Publishing Group

“As the Upstate community has grown, Community Journals has grown right along with it.”

Beth Joyner Crigler

“Opening Doors in your Neighborhood”

Wild Birds Unlimited

“We enjoy helping people establish their yard so they can have the enjoyment that comes from bird watching.”

BRIGHT+CO Marketing Consortium

“We are a rare agency that really nails both the art and science of marketing.”

PartnerMD

“It was disheartening to not have the time, and it’s truly gratifying now to be able to give the patients what they need and what they deserve.”

Hot Springs Pools & Spas

“The key to our success is that our customers are like family.”

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