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Gullah Geechee Holy Days Celebration 

The Destiny Community Café in North Charleston is a pay-what-you can-café that evolved from feeding the body primarily to also feeding the mind. In October they hosted the ribbon cutting for the Queen Quet Gullah Geechee Legacy Library in partnership with Barnes and Noble book stores. Through the Destiny Community Café Book Drive, books for all ages on Gullah Geechee history and…

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Chaye Alexander presents Live at Boyd Plaza: A Jazzy Afternoon at the Columbia Museum of Art

The Columbia Museum of Art announces a holiday addition to its dynamic, free outdoor concert series on the beautifully renovated Boyd Plaza. The incredibly popular Chaye Alexander presents Live at Boyd Plaza returns Sunday, December 8, for a jazzy afternoon with Mike Frost and Company. Live at Boyd Plaza features an impressive group of musicians…

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North Charleston Presents Holiday Dinner Theatre on December 13

The North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is set to host a special seasonal dinner theatre performance in North Charleston on Friday, December 13, with Carol of the Belles presented by What If? Productions. This festive musical production offers a great night out for couples and groups looking to get into the holiday spirit. Dinner for the evening, catered…

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SC State House Rep. Krystle Matthews to Kick Off Re-election Campaign with a Community Holiday Party, Voter Registration Drive, and Charity Toy Drive

Representative Krystle Matthews will kick off her re-election campaign for South Carolina State House District 117 with a community holiday party on Saturday, December 14, 4pm-6pm at the Bernie Sanders Headquarters Charleston office (8252 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29406). The festivities are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a…

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Thanksgiving travel tips from Charleston International

Thanksgiving is the busiest time of the year at Charleston International Airport. Flying for the holiday? Passengers should plan ahead and arrive early. With the construction of a 3,000 space parking garage underway, travelers should expect a limited amount of parking spaces at the terminal and be prepared to Last year, nearly 100,000 people traveled…

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AfroComicCon offers a platform for diversity in pop culture

By Gregg Reese, Our Weekly Contributor, with additional reporting by Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent The Bay Area is the most progressive bastion of the historically liberal state of California (although the sweep towards gentrification may soon turn the political tide in the opposite direction) and none of the cities and towns within…

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