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12:34 am on Sunday November 18, 2012

Notes on Quotes: Thanksgiving

“Now the purpose of this letter is to entreat President Lincoln to put forth his Proclamation, appointing the last Thursday in November… as the National Thanksgiving… the permanency and unity of our Great American Festival of Thanksgiving would be...
11:45 am on Monday July 25, 2011

What does it take to get your children ready for the school year?

E.C. Montessori School [Editor's note: Terri Powell one of our latest local columnists. Terri is director of E.C. Montessori School on Lady's Island.] Back to school is in the air and we all are being bombarded withback-to-school sales in magazines...
3:00 am on Tuesday July 5, 2011

What exactly is the Montessori method of teaching?

E.C. Montessori School [Editor's note: Today we introduce Terri Powell one of our latest local columnists. Terri is director of E.C. Montessori School on Lady's Island.] If you are at a time when you have the unenviable task of choosing a school for...
2:30 am on Sunday January 30, 2011

Helping a cause by making connections

I love my job. I wake up each morning and realize that I get to do good everyday. This past week I had one of those bonus days. I had a call from Anne Guthrie, the founder of the Little Red Dog Foundation. We just recently did a site visit with them...
10:02 am on Sunday October 24, 2010

Mary Lib's Puzzle

Photo by Lewis Wikes Hines of Maggioni Canning Company, Port Royal, SC 1912, courtesy of the US Library of Congress. [Editor's note: We'd like to welcome our newest columnist, Bill Pendergraft, who will be sharing stories of a slower Lowcountry life...
11:14 am on Sunday October 10, 2010

I didn't know you could do that at Beaufort libraries (and upcoming events)

Flickr user kharied I wish I had a dollar for every time someone said “you can do that in a library?” The answer is simple: yes, you can! Libraries are no longer quiet repositories of information accessible to the few. That was years ago. Today,...
6:46 pm on Wednesday October 6, 2010

Mary Lib's Puzzle

Photo by Lewis Wikes Hines of Maggioni Canning Company, Port Royal, SC 1912, courtesy of the US Library of Congress [Editor's note: We'd like to welcome our newest columnist, Bill Pendergraft, who will be sharing stories of a slower Lowcountry life...
7:01 am on Monday October 4, 2010

Mantras, malas and the power of meditation

In this very hectic world, the power of meditation is coming increasingly apparent and finding time to settle the mind is becoming a more accepted therapy for stress and anxiety.  Meditation is not, as many believe, the emptying of the mind, but...
4:28 am on Friday September 3, 2010

Poking fun at Senator Graham's meeting with the Charleston Tea Party

Image by Flickr user World Economic Forum If you'll recall, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham had a private chat with Charleston Tea Party members on Wednesday, September 1, about whether or not Graham was being "conservative enough." Well that meeting...
4:38 am on Friday July 9, 2010

Got an opinion? Want to share it with Beaufort? We'd love to have it

Flickr user Irenegr We're currently recruiting locals for our columns and while we have a short list in mind, we're extending an offer to the Beaufort community members to drop their names in our little hat. And you don't have to be some fancy...

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