The spirit of Christmas was in the air at the West Columbia City Hall, Friday night.
The City of West Columbia is hosting its 15th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, Dec. 6, at 6:30 p.m., at the West Columbia City Hall, 200 N. 12th St.
The City of Cayce will kick off its Christmas in Cayce events Thursday night with its Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The ceremony begins at 6 p.m.
Gov. Henry McMaster, First Lady Peggy McMaster, and the First Family invite South Carolinians and their families to join them for a Christmas Open House on Monday, December 9, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Governor's Mansion. Santa, Mrs. Claus, and their elves will be present to greet guest…
It was announced that up-and-coming country artist Tenille Townes will be added to country music Hall of Famer Alan Jackson's 2020 Tour stop in Columbia. The concert will be held at the Colonial Life Arena Jan. 11.
A new TownPlace Suites by Marriott is being built beside Freddy's on Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia. It is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2020 according to a sign on the property.
Hundreds of Blythewood area residents gathered at town hall in Doko Meadow Park Sunday evening for the official lighting of the town’s dual Christmas trees.
Showers are expected in the early morning hours of Sunday. The rain will continue until the middle of the day. Rain totals could be as much as a quarter of an inch. Skies are expected to become clear Sunday afternoon.
About 80 residents, family members and friends — plus 17 dogs — in Northeast Columbia’s Longcreek neighborhood started their Thanksgiving celebration on the right (and left) foot early Thursday morning by walking and running for Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Chef Greg Martin is the owner of Primal Gourmet in West Columbia. The restaurant and food delivery service has thrived since opening a large base operation at 725 Meeting Street in July.
Cirque du Soleil, the internationally-performing acrobatic group, will be making a stop in South Carolina next year with its "coolest" show yet: CRYSTAL. The spectacle blends circus arts and the world of ice skating for the first time in Cirque du Soleil's history.
Black Rooster was opened in August by premier Chef Kristian Niemi. The French bistro-themed establishment is a part of West Columbia’s Brookland complex. Reviews of the food have been outstanding. Large crowds are also drawn to Black Rooster’s rooftop bar that offers a magnificent view of th…
Families looking for a kid-friendly event Thanksgiving weekend may want to take a trip to the South Carolina State Museum. General admission will be $1 for guests Sunday, Dec. 1.
One of the year’s first big holiday festivals in Columbia comes with a chance to shop for gifts knowing whatever you spend will go to a good cause.
Grecian Gardens is featured in the November-December edition of the City of West Columbia’s Newsletter. The article is also included below.
Blythewood area residents can get an early start on their holiday shopping this weekend at the Artists Guild annual Holiday Market. Nearly 30 artists and craftspeople have set up shop at Columbia Country Club for the first time in the market’s 10 years in business.
The City of West Columbia’s Meeting Street Artisan Market is open every Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., through December 21, under the pavilion and now expanded into the parking lot at 425 Meeting Street in the Interactive Art Park. The market includes vendors selling original art, craf…
Affordable Medical Equipment has been at 1538 Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia since 2007. But that is going to change in the next 12 months.
Education architects are rethinking the traditional educational model in an effort to better prepare students for success.
Emma Carter is “Not Your Average.” That is the name of one of her songs the Chapin High School sophomore sang live at The Coffee Shelf, when she was 13.
The City of Cayce is excited to announce their 2019 Christmas in Cayce festivities. Beginning Thursday, Dec. 5 and continuing through the end of the year, visitors can ride or stroll through the Cayce City Hall grounds and enjoy the magic of thousands of twinkling lights and Christmas music.…
The Cayce-West Columbia Lions Club collected more than 100,000 pairs of prescription eyeglasses in the Lions Recycle For Sight campaign.
What would get you out of bed and out into a cold rain on a Saturday morning? The answer for more than 700 people in Columbia this weekend was the fight to cure Type 1 diabetes.
The wait is over. The City of West Columbia’s Carraway Park at the Riverwalk, at 212 Hudson Street, opened Nov. 4. It’s totally free and the early reviews for the all-inclusive park are excellent.
It was announced that the South Carolina Oyster Festival, originally to be held Saturday, will be postponed to Sunday, due to inclement weather.
Rock n roll legends KISS announced the last legs of their final tour, the END OF THE ROAD TOUR. The initial tour announcement was met with huge fan demand for added shows, but the END OF ROAD TOUR will officially come to a close on July 21, 2021 at a NY location yet to be named. Produced by…
Chapin residents can get a head start on their holiday shopping Saturday at the fourth annual Holiday Market and Silent Auction, hosted by the CHS marching band.
The City of West Columbia City Council held a Special Council Meeting on Tuesday to administer the oath of office to the newly-elected Mayor Tem Miles.
South Carolina State Fair representatives will be embracing the holiday spirit this December with the organization's fist drive-through light show. Carolina Lights will be on display from Dec. 7 to 28 at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds.
Columbia’s Soda City market made it easier for local pets to find new homes for the holidays with its third annual Adoption Day Saturday.
A group of 15 volunteers came together Wednesday morning to drastically renovate, re-landscape, and repair one Columbia home. Colonial Life and Home Works partnered together to complete the renovations in just two days. The partnership is an annual occurrence, and this year’s recipient was T…
West Columbia Mayor Bobby Horton received the Order of the Palmetto from Gov. Henry McMaster Monday night at his last city council meeting.
The City of West Columbia cut the ribbon on the much-anticipated Carraway Park at the Riverwalk, Monday morning. It's at 212 Hudson Street, and described as “A Place for All Children to Play Together.”
The Soda City market on Main Street was as crowded as ever Saturday morning, and many visitors also stepped into Boyd Plaza to celebrate Día de los Muertos.
It was announced Friday afternoon that Christian hip-hop recording artist TobyMac's upcoming concert series will be postponed.
Halloween is far too big to fit on just one night, and it definitely appeals to furry creatures with four legs (or at least to their humans).
Avid readers had the opportunity to meet nine published authors with roots in Northeast Columbia Tuesday evening during “A Novel Idea,” a book-signing event presented by BRAVO! Blythewood, the Blythewood Arts Council, at Doko Manor.