The City Magazine Since 1975

Joseph P. Riley Jr.

June 2016
The tides rise and fall, and with each rush and mix of water, in come the fish—and plenty of crabs and shrimp. Warm...

May 2016
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

August 2015
Travel back to the Summer of 1975 as six local writers reflect on what life was like from Charleston to East Cooper to...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

May 2015
Filmmaker Julie Dash, celebrated for elevating African-American heritage on the silver screen, is chronicling the...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

September 2014

July 2010
To commemorate Charleston magazine’s 35th anniversary, we honor 35 visionary, passionate, progressive, focused,...

May 2010
Bolstered by reinvigorated venues, a surge of artists and creative entrepreneurs, and a strengthening reputation as a...

February 2009
Defining moments that shaped our city