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Bursting into Fall 2013…Almost Too Much to Hold!

Too much information, that is.  But now that school has started, it seems that the number of fall activities is hitting high gear—even while it’s still steaming outside (although to be fair, this year it really isn’t the heat; it’s … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Kick up Your Heels…It’s Sumter Green Fall Feast 2013!

YEEEE-HAW!!! It’s time to get ready for the Sumter Green Fall Feast, coming to USC Sumter on September 19, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m.  Presented by FTC, this incredibly popular annual event again features an assortment of hot and … Continue reading

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Not-So-Trivial Pursuits

Ah, July.  This is the month when we can usually count on plenty of pool-worthy days (although not in 2013, unfortunately, with all this rain we’ve had!), family reunions and gatherings, and the start of preparations for the new school … Continue reading

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A Vanishing World

Within our growing city, there are few areas that have not been touched by renovation, demolition or other factors involved in community revitalization.  But out in the further reaches of the county, it’s still possible to see decaying farmhouses, eerie … Continue reading

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Sumter Winefest Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Red, white, or blush?  Still or sparkling?  Domestic or imported?  At tomorrow night’s Sumter Winefest 2013, you don’t have to choose—you can try them all! This popular annual event takes place at the Sumter County Gallery of Art on Thursday, January … Continue reading

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Worth a Thousand Words

Of the four seasons, there’s something special about the way fall engages the senses.  The bright colors of the changing leaves, the smoky smells of fireplaces and nighttime bonfires, the tastes of hearty stews and other foods that are “too … Continue reading

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Fall FEAST-a-Ville! Sumter Green’s biggest annual event coming up…

“Moderation in all things” has been a catchphrase for as long as I can remember.  It’s a good one, and it definitely has its place.  But once a year, I grant you personal permission to eat everything in sight…and feel good … Continue reading

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