Feature Stories

Feature Stories for TOWN Magazine

Better, Faster, Stronger // January 2015

New year, new resolutions, new goals. Upstate communities of fitness offer spirit, camaraderie, and motivation to get Better, Stronger, Faster.




Setting the Bar // December 2014

A Guide to Cocktail Couture, featuring:
  • American Grocery's Kirk Ingram
  • Cocktail connoisseur Chris George
  • Home Bar Tips
  • Ice Cubes for the Twenty-First Century
  • The Shrub Effect
  • & The Best Bar Snacks
  • PLUS Late-Night Grub, Recipes & More

Community Garden // November 2014

Giving requires heart, and these seven recipients of the fourth annual Charitable Giving Awards, presented by the Community Foundation of Greenville, have heart in spades. The thing is, these folks don't think about that, because that would require measure. To them, giving is boundless, much like the work of the heart—pushing life into our veins, day in and day out.

Past Perfect // October 2014

Something old, something new. Something found, something true. The Upstate dealers who hunt down one-of-a-kind antiques, collectibles, and oddities are as unique and varied as their finds.

Bright Young Things // March 2014

They are called Millenials, those 80 million American teenagers, twenty- and thirty-somethings born between the early 1980s and early 2000s, who are now entering the workplace and disrupting the schema of traditional business. They are the ones who choose hoodies over suits and bicycles over cars. They are tech-savvy, selfie-taking, social-media-mavens with maverick mindsets. They are dreamers who have little interest in climbing the corporate ladder, especially when starting at the top is so much fun.