City Council candidates tout experience to Alta Vista residents

Filing for the three Greenville City council seats that will be up for grabs hadn’t ended yet, but that didn’t stop five candidates from starting to campaign at the Alta Vista Neighborhood Association’s meeting Tuesday night.

Metropolitan Arts Council honors contributions to the arts

The Metropolitan Arts Council on Monday honored several individuals and businesses for their support of the arts.

B-Cycle opens new location downtown

The NEXT Innovation Center is the newest location for Greenville B-Cycle, the bicycle-sharing program that provides a bike rental network across downtown.

Our World Fest is a drummer’s dream

There will be many more fingers, many more thumbs, many more drummers drumming on drums at the One World Festival.

Greenville County Schools looking for kindergarteners

Parents, if you have a child who will be 5 on or before Sept. 1, Greenville County Schools wants to hear from you.

Three ways to beat the NCAA tournament traffic in Greenville

There are three ways to beat the heavy traffic anticipated in downtown Greenville during the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament first and second rounds to be played at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena: the Greenville Police Department’s app, a shuttle running every 10 minutes from Redemption Church on Haywood Road to the arena, and the downtown trolley.

Filing opens for Greenville municipal elections today at noon

Anybody interested in running for three Greenville City Council seats that are up for grabs this fall may officially put their hat in the ring today beginning at noon.

Parks are big winners in Greenville’s proposed capital improvement plan

Parks — from the city’s new signature park west of downtown to neighborhood parks scattered throughout the city to the venerable Cleveland Park — would be the big winners in Greenville’s proposed capital improvement plan for next year.

Trifecta of Teams: Gamecocks, Blue Devils, and Tar Heels help Greenville sell out NCAA first and second rounds

North Carolina. Duke. South Carolina. Greenville couldn’t have asked for a better roster of teams when the Bon Secours Wellness Arena hosts the first and second rounds of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, the first time the city has hosted the event since 2004.

Greenville Little Theatre announces ’17-18 season

Greenville Little Theatre Executive Artistic Director Allen McCalla knew he had to go big in 2017-18 season — the theater’s 50th year on Heritage Green and the 25th year McCalla and his wife, Suzanne, who serves as GLT’s producing director, have been at the helm.

Would your kids like to ride a train to the GVL Zoo?

Modern Greenville has a history of bold ideas and even bolder solutions. When Greenville leaders were trying to lure the Hyatt to Main Street to help give a dying downtown life in the 1970s, it took a bold idea to seal the deal. Under a complicated public-private financial partnership, the city owned the hotel atrium, […]

ACLU suit challenging state’s disturbing schools law dismissed

A lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of South Carolina’s disturbing schools law that had a Travelers Rest High student among the plaintiffs has been dismissed.

New trolley routes should start this summer

Beginning this summer, residents in Alta Vista, West Greenville, Southernside and Hampton-Pinckney neighborhoods will be able to jump on a trolley to get around downtown and to some of the city’s most popular tourist attractions.

Downtown Alive, Main Street announce musical lineups

It’s spring — and time for the city’s outdoor music series. The season kicks off on Thursday, March 16 with Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, which opens with a performance by the pop rock band and last year’s Gimme the Gig Contest winner Brooks Dixon Band.