Archive for June 14th, 2012

Raise your banner up for Flag Day

Raise your banner up for Flag Day

0 / June 14, 2012 2:48 am

On Thursday, June 14, our American Flag will be 235 years old. In honor of this event, the Beaufort Council and Assembly of the Knights of Columbus will sponsor a birthday celebration at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort. […]

What it means to be a good father

What it means to be a good father

1 / June 14, 2012 2:45 am

By Daniel Brownstein On my father’s bulletin board, hangs a note written to him from his father. My dad, often brimming with sentiment, had penned his dad a letter on Father’s Day 1986, thanking him for being such a wonderful […]

Two dedicated dads: David Byrne and Randy Hamilton

Two dedicated dads: David Byrne and Randy Hamilton

0 / June 14, 2012 2:43 am

David Byrne By Tess Malijenovsky “It was fairly early in my wife’s pregnancy,” David Byrne remembers. “And I’ll never forget when the lady who was doing the ultrasound said, ‘Um, everything’s OK … Dad, do you want to have a […]

Winning writer

Winning writer

0 / June 14, 2012 2:39 am

Six-year-old Nathan Tran of Beaufort took first place in the PBS KIDS Go! writing contest. Nathan won as an independent entry for his original story called “Ice Escape.” His story is now in the second round of national judging. Nathan’s […]

the home chef … on dad’s favorite dish

0 / June 14, 2012 2:36 am

By Harlene Deane Whenever my daughter asks her dad what his favorite dinner is, his reply is always “spaghetti and meatballs!” We like to keep him healthy so we cook up this recipe … Spaghetti with Turkey Meatballs INGREDIENTS 12 […]

Thinking of going skinny sipping this summer? Think again!

Thinking of going skinny sipping this summer? Think again!

0 / June 14, 2012 2:34 am

By Terry Sweeney The same thing happens to me every June as it suddenly dawns on me that summer is actually already here and I will, sooner or later, be called upon to appear in public in my bathing suit. […]

Keeping culinary diversity is crucial for Beaufort

1 / June 14, 2012 2:32 am

By Pamela Brownstein When I heard recently that Port Royal Pasta Company on Ribaut Road had closed, I was surprised. It seemed to be busy, and there was a buzz about the food. When I heard that Heckler’s in Beaufort […]

Take it easy

0 / June 14, 2012 2:31 am

By Jack Sparacino An old friend from work recently wrote to me from New Mexico about a trip he made to Walmart.  He thought I might get a kick out of seeing one of the newer products they had for […]

City gives first approval to budget without tax hike

0 / June 14, 2012 2:30 am

Beaufort’s proposed budget for 2012-13 provides a 3 percent cost of living increase for all qualified city employees but Beaufort City Council nixed the idea of a $35 fee for private vehicles registered within the city. Instead, council directed to […]

Gov. Haley talks hurricane safety

Gov. Haley talks hurricane safety

0 / June 14, 2012 2:29 am

By Pamela Brownstein On Friday, June 8, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley spoke at the Beaufort County Law Enforcement Center and urged residents to take responsibility for their own safety in case of a hurricane. She said emergency officials on […]