Author: Paige Cooper
Even if you're not from South Carolina, you probably know that we love our palmetto trees - on everything. This month, the Columbia Regional Visitor Center is featuring a fresh, artistic twist on the beloved state tree as Ryan Bowen, creator of Palmetto Graffiti , is the visitors center's Artist of...

Get Green at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 12:45 PM by Paige Cooper

Dig up inspiration for a successful growing season while exploring the wonderful world of plants at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden's Springtime at the Garden Festival on March 26. Whether you're considered a master grower or you don't have the greenest thumb, Springtime at the Garden offers something for...

Relive history with "Columbia's Longest Day"

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 11:30 AM by Paige Cooper

The Greater Columbia Civil War Alliance will commemorate the 146th anniversary of General Sherman's March on Columbia and the 1865 burning of the city with "Columbia's Longest Days" on Saturday, February 19, 2011. Having successfully completed his march to the sea by capturing Savannah in December of...