It’s best to leave fireworks to the experts, but area residents who plan to use consumer fireworks for their July 4 celebrations are urged by local fire officials to take safety precautions and to be aware of local ordinances concerning the use of fireworks.
Good to Know
Here’s some information about Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson and Pickens you should know.
Art Therapist Ginny Gaulin, owner of The Well Center in Pendleton, uses all forms of art to treat depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorders and other mental health conditions.
Administrative, professional, management and IT jobs will be the focus of SC Works Greater Upstate’s virtual job fair on Thursday, July 16, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.
In anticipation of a comeback from the intermission brought on by COVID-19, tickets for the August through October shows at Newberry Opera House will go on sale to the public July 1.
Housed in a former gas station on Poinsett Highway in Greenville, Dixie Gem is a haven for rock and gem collectors and for those in search of the healing power of the earth.
Learn more about Greenville’s textile heritage and the entrepreneurs who built the industry during new mill tours offered by Greenville History & Culinary Tours.
For the third year in a row, Greenville-based FGP, Find Great People has been named one of the best recruitment companies in the nation by Forbes Magazine.
Greenville’s annual Wells Fargo Red, White and Blue festival scheduled for July 4 has been canceled due to a significant increase in the number of new COVID-19 cases in the community.
A Clemson man’s TikTok video about an Arby’s bag has been viewed more than two million times, earning him gift cards and limited-edition Meat Sweats from the national fast food chain.
Greer Soup Kitchen serves 100-120 meals seven days a week but feeding Greer’s hungry and homeless is just the beginning of what the organization’s more than 500 monthly volunteers are accomplishing.
It’s National Iced Tea Day, a day to celebrate a beverage that Southerners swear by and will quickly take sides over whether it’s better sweetened or unsweetened.
Now in its 16th year, the Upstate’s popular Reedy River Duck Derby will be an online event on Saturday, July 11, at 2:30 p.m.
After a pause in service due to COVID-19, Greenlink has resumed its popular trolley service in downtown Greenville with a redesigned trolley route network.
If you’ve missed seeing The Pound Cake Man’s orange and purple truck at festivals and farmers markets this spring, you can find him Tuesday through Saturday at his new bakery on Old Greenville Highway in Clemson.
Our roles as parents have been seemingly transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic, suddenly finding ourselves as teachers in addition to the already long list of responsibilities of parenting. The good news is that the essential ingredients to positive parenting haven’t changed.
Several Upstate farmers markets are opening this week with restrictions in place to protect the health and safety of attendees amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Using everything from sawmill scraps to pieces found along the side of the road, Nathan Witt of Fiddlesticks Woodwerx turns Upstate trees into treasures.
United Way of Anderson is coordinating efforts to provide frontline assistance to Anderson County residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.