Alodia’s Homemade Tastes

With locations in Lexington and Irmo, Alodia's Cucina Italiana is a restaurant business with true roots in an Italian family. Since 2008, proprietor Adam Huneau's restaurants have been wowing taste buds of all ages with authentic Italian cuisine stemming from recipes pulled from the pages of his family's cookbook.  Named after Adam's great-grandmother, Alodia's fare and ambiance smells, tastes and feels of Old Italy.…

Walk for a Cause

JDRF One Walk has one goal: to create a world without Type 1 diabetes (T1D). Money raised in the walk supports life-changing breakthroughs that give hope to everyone affected by this disease. This year, the local Walk is slated for Nov. 16 at Segra Park.

Land Rover Discovery HSE

In observation of 2019 being the 30th anniversary of the launch of the Land Rover Discovery, drivers applaud the Discovery HSE as the full-sized sports utility vehicle in which there's a reason for everything about it. John Guth, executive general manager of the Jaguar Land Rover dealership in Columbia, says this "showy, go-anywhere" SUV is as iconic as it is versatile.

The Making of Hazelwood Brewing Company

When the world’s supply of hops, used in huge amounts by macrobreweries, started to dwindle in 2005 due to a series of climate and fungal problems, Matt Rodgers and his extended farm family decided to grow hops for the first time. Their success in that niche crop led to Matt's love of beer brewing and recent opening of his own Hazelwood…

Home Sweet Staging Home

Kimber Braswell knew she was preoccupied with making things look pretty since she was 10 years old. One of her sideline passions has been applying her design and decoration skills to helping friends or real estate investors by preparing rehabbed houses or offices. 

Step Back in Time in Style

When naturalist, geologist and globetrotting renaissance man Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos Islands in 1835 as part of the five-year voyage of the HMS Beagle, he found a world seemingly untouched by modern influence. The Galapagos so inspired Darwin that he developed his theory of evolution from his time on the islands, recorded in his 1859 book, On the Origin of Species.

Want a Magical Wardrobe Vault?

Wouldn't it be refreshing to move into a new dream home without having to renovate to get an accompanying dream closet? Such a property exists at 625 Regatta Road in Columbia. 


By focusing on prevention, team members of one local physical therapy practice strive to help patients strike the proper physical balance for various life stages. 

Warmth From Watercolors

As a self-taught artist, Rachel Parker gets her innate talent honestly. She comes from a family of Lake Murray artists, with her mother an award-winning portraitist and her father an award-winning photographer.

Every Day is a Birth Day

At 35-weeks pregnant, Irmo native and Columbia resident Hallie Willm Biediger went to Lexington Women’s Care, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice, for a routine pregnancy visit in April. But the appointment turned out to be anything but ordinary.