1. Get fit in 2021

Skipping the gym wasn’t just an option for many months in 2020, it was required as gyms were temporarily shuttered. But gyms are back and even better than ever with upgrades and safety protocols like the ones offered by the four Planet Fitness locations in the Midlands. Consider fitness as essential for a healthier 2021 […]

PRO-Techs May Soon Be Used to Help Fight the Spread of COVID-19

PRO-Techs have been used for more than four decades to help control the growth of mold, mildew, fungus and other unsavory substances. In 2020, with the COVID-19 pandemic raging across America and around the globe, one of Central South Carolina’s most experienced commercial cleaning companies is using it to provide its customers with protection against antimicrobial growth – and, hopefully, against the spread of the coronavirus.

On Tour to Find Your Next Humble Abode

Innovative designs, dynamic floor plans and impeccable craftsmanship are currently on display during the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina’s annual Tour of Homes. Well over 5,000 potential homebuyers are expected to see what builders have to offer by the time the Tour of Homes comes to a close the weekend of Sept. 26 […]

Four Budget-Friendly, Outdoor Trips to Safely Take In York County

The weather is finally cooling down, so it’s time to break out of the house—without breaking the bank. The great outdoors of York County offer the escape of a slow, scenic stroll, an adrenaline-pumping bike ride or an aquatic adventure that allows social distancing on the cheap. So lace up your sneakers and soak up some much-needed sunshine and fresh air for free. (And if you’re hungry for more, grab lunch to go at these nearby eateries!)

I Lost My Job and Health Insurance. What Do I Do Now?

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic hit South Carolina in March, 268,624 unemployment filings have been submitted from lost jobs in restaurants, bars, manufacturing plants, dental offices and many other businesses that have closed. For some, this may mean they no longer have their employer-sponsored health insurance. During these uncertain and difficult times, BlueCross […]

Resolutions: 4. Improve my physical health

YMCA of Columbia: More Than Just a Gym Guided by four core values – caring, honesty, respect and responsibility – the YMCA concentrates its efforts on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, serving more than 45 million people in 119 countries around the globe. And though The Y provides an excellent venue to begin […]

Resolutions: 3. Save more and spend less

Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union: Don’t Be Just Another Customer There’s no better time than the dawn of the new year to take a serious look at your financial situation and do something meaningful about reducing your debt, saving for the future and preparing for emergencies. You’ll find lots of help and an array of […]

Resolutions: 2. Get fit

Planet Fitness: Just walk in the gym door and start with 10-minute workouts Who did you notice the last time you visited your local grocery store? If you took a look around, you’d see a range of people, all with different shapes and sizes, different ages, and most notably, different fitness levels. Those are the […]

Resolutions: 1. Renovate my home

Cool Care Heating & Air: Stay Cool – and Warm Does your home’s heating or air conditioning stop working only Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.? That’s probably not the case. In the real world, HVAC systems, like vehicles, seem to break down at the most inopportune times. That […]