A New Venture

A New Venture

Photos courtesy of polipoaugusta.com So often Italian food is thought of for only special occasions: homemade pasta, fine wine, authentic dishes. Kevin Goldsmith’s new project — Trattoria Polipo — is setting out to change that. After selling the local staple Takosushi...
Striking Oil

Striking Oil

As North Augusta grows, it is wonderful to see the vibrant community change. The most recent addition to the food and beverage scene is Town Square Olive Oil & Wine, located on Georgia Avenue. Owners Tia and Joey Harville elevated the concept of an olive oil shop,...
Good “DRY” Times 

Good “DRY” Times 

By Griffin Nelson Photos by Andrew Thomas Lee For thousands of years, alcohol was a necessary part of almost every civilization. The fermentation process would kill potential bacteria, making it often the safer drink before water purification methods were invented....
Petite Sweets

Petite Sweets

By Griffin Nelson Photos by Jane Kortright You don’t have to be a cheesecake person to appreciate the desserts at Arie’s Artisan Cheesecake. You don’t have to be a sweets person or even eat dairy to enjoy one of the many flavors available in the shop at 1202 Town Park...
A Balanced Beverage

A Balanced Beverage

By Griffin Nelson Photos by Jane Kortright NOLA Coffee on Highway 1 in Warrenville is a new local favorite. Originally a cold brew cart, owner Mallory and husband Jake Adkison started selling at local markets to help fund the future adoption of a child from...
Created to Heal

Created to Heal

By Griffin Nelson Photos by Jane Kortright When Haley Maness was 18, she started experiencing debilitating headaches, extreme weakness, brain fog and more. Test after test came back negative and doctors implied it must be psychological. But Maness knew it was more...