Bacon Bros. Texas location to open within a week

After more than a year, the restaurant, that will have the same straightforward, made-from-scratch, meat focus as the Greenville original, will open in the Lone Star State with bacon-loving Houston chef Joseph Zerwas at the helm.

New brewery in Spartanburg County sets target for opening April 15

Spartanburg businessmen Josh Dodson and Jonathan Duke have received federal permits for their New Groove Artisan Brewery at 4078 Highway 9 in Boiling Springs.

Former Local Taco gets new life as The Common Cure, a neighborhood bar and grill

The menu will include burgers, sandwiches, and salads, and owner John Ko is adding 10 taps on the bar for local and popular brews.

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.

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Ben Boulware luvs Lunchables, Lunchables luvs Ben

“If you ever need a refill, please don’t hesitate to tweet @RealLunchables and we’ll provide you with more.”

The Texans select Deshaun Watson at No. 12 in NFL Draft

Deshaun Watson is heading to Houston.

The Chargers select Mike Williams at No. 7 in NFL Draft

Mike Williams is heading to Hollywood.

SC Football Hall of Fame inducts 2017 class

The South Carolina Football Hall of Fame (SCFOF) held its fifth annual enshrinement ceremony Thursday, April 20, at the Hyatt Regency Downtown.

Green Bay, Braves fans should be happy with this year’s BMW Charity Pro-Am

Former Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers are among the celebrities slated to participate in the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation, organizers announced Thursday.

NCAA men’s basketball comes back to Greenville in 2022

Greenville has landed another NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The NCAA announced Tuesday that Bon Secours Arena, Furman University and the Southern Conference will host the first and second rounds of the 2022 tournament on March 18 and 20. Greenville hosted the 2017 tournament’s first and second round last month, and was the first site to […]

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Greenville among the nation’s most playful cities

Kaboom!, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building and renovating playgrounds, named 257 cities and towns as 2017 Playful City USA communities for their efforts to increase play opportunities for children.

First Look: Cancer Survivors Park’s Spirit of Survivorship Bridge

The partial reopening of the portion of the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail linking Cleveland Park to Falls Park has been delayed until Saturday, June 3 and here’s why — construction of the second phase of Greenville’s Cancer Survivors Park.

Reopening of Swamp Rabbit Trail sliver delayed

Weather has delayed the partial reopening of the portion of the Swamp Rabbit Trail linking Cleveland Park to Falls Park until Saturday, June 3.

George Hincapie, Jimmie Johnson confirmed for Assault on Mt. Mitchell

The 42nd Annual Assault on Mt. Mitchell presented by Greenville Health System will feature some famous faces.

Cleveland Park master plan on the horizon

A lot has changed since William Choice Cleveland donated a crescent-shaped, 110-acre plot of land to the city in 1924, a move that led to the creation of Cleveland Park.

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The News Is Not Good

The endless search for something to fill the airwaves — cheap, endless content — has been underway for a surprisingly long time.

Following last night’s terrorist attack, a father reflects on his first concert

Twenty-two people went to a concert yesterday, and all they wanted was to hear their favorite song.

Can downtown living be emulated in the suburbs?

“New Urbanism calls for centralizing a neighborhood’s convenience, safety, and community to mirror downtown Main Street patterns on a micro-level.”

Greenville County Museum of Art always has been, always will be free

At the GCMA, you’ll discover a carefully curated collection of some of the best examples of American art.

From the mountains to the sea

Eudora Welty says that our places define us. I wish I had said that.

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Historic Wilkins House restoration unveiled

A historic landmark in Greenville, saved from demolition and transferred from its original location, has been restored and its legacy preserved.

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

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Homeless Period Project provides feminine hygiene products to women, girls in need

Having dependable access to pads, tampons, and other feminine hygiene products is a necessity for any woman who gets a period. But across the country, many homeless and economically disadvantaged women find themselves without these products.

DNA Creative Communications set to introduce 2017’s Shine the Light forum

On March 1, DNA Creative Communications, in partnership with the Community Foundation of Greenville, the United Way of Greenville County, and the Hollingsworth Funds, will host Creating Greenville’s Nonprofit Landscape, a free event to kick off the 2017 Shine the Light nonprofit leadership series.

Volunteer registration for the 2017 BMW Charity Pro-Am opens today

Volunteers can designate which organization will receive a donation for hours worked, and each charity will receive 100 percent of proceeds generated by their respective ticket sales.

Greenville Women Giving founders awarded Order of the Silver Crescent

Last Saturday, during a ceremony at Embassy Suites Riverplace, Frances Ellison, Harriet Goldsmith and Sue Priester — co-founders of Greenville Women Giving — were awarded the Order of the Silver Crescent, one of three prestigious Governor’s Awards that “recognizes those who have made significant contributions to the life and well being of South Carolina and her people.”

Morin Foundation to auction off 1980 O.F.C. Vintage Bourbon

The Morin Foundation is one of 200 non-profits across the country to score a bottle from the Buffalo Trace Distillery (Frankfort, Ky.,) who donated rare bottles of bourbon dating back to 1980, 1982 and 1983 to help the non-profits raise money for their causes.

Hollywild rewarded Americorps National Civilian Community Corps team

Hollywild Animal Park, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Wellford, S.C., that shelters and cares for “nearly 500 non-releasable animals native to five world continents” has recently been awarded an Americorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) team to work on an infrastructure project.

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