Posts from September 2011

Get 'Famously Hot & Cocky' this weekend!

Friday, September 30, 2011 11:19 AM by Kat Leitner

Are you ready for the #10 South Carolina Gamecocks to battle the Auburn Tigers this weekend? We are!! Kick off is scheduled for 3:30 pm at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, SC and we'll be out there with some "Famously Hot & Cocky" freebies on game day. Here's what we have lined up for Saturday's...

Hooray for Columbia's Greek Festival... Opa!

Friday, September 16, 2011 12:04 PM by Kim Jamieson

Yesterday marked the opening of one of the most highly anticipated and, in my opinion anyway, best festivals in the capital city . Arriving shortly after the gates opened at 10:00 am, I was granted a golden ticket and entered the wonderful world of Columbia's Greek Festival . And by "golden ticket" I...

New Chicks in Town at Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 3:42 PM by Kat Leitner

Guests visiting Riverbanks Zoo and Garden during the Labor Day weekend were among the first to see the Zoo's two toco toucan chicks ' now on exhibit for a limited time. The toucan chicks hatched on July 16, 2011 , and since that time have been hand-raised by the Zoo's bird staff. ' At about 6 weeks old,...

What's 'The Buzz' in Columbia this Week?

Thursday, September 1, 2011 5:04 PM by Kat Leitner

The Buzz , presented by Columbia Opportunity Resource and WXRY Radio 99.3, will tell you what's 'famously hot' in Columbia, SC . Here are some highlights for the week: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 Tonight is First Thursday on Main Street . After work grab a friend, or make a new one, and wander from store to...