November 17, 2017 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Options open up as VARO heads to auction

If you’ve been looking for the chance to buy into Columbia history, this is your chance. The former Veterans Administration Regional Office Building at 1801 Assembly Street is up for auction. More...

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I have always thought the first Thanksgiving in America was celebrated in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1621, but have read the first observance actually was earlier in Virginia. Which is correct?

Actually, the first official Thanksgiving in America did take place in Virginia in 1619 rather than in 1621 in Massachusetts, as most of us were taught. More...

Help the hungry

Hunger is a hidden, but monumental, problem in South Carolina. In our state, nearly 750,000 people struggle with food insecurity. That’s one in six of your friends and neighbors who aren’t able to meet their basic needs. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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