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College fair lets students, parents preview many schools at once
College fair lets students, parents preview many schools at once

More than 80 colleges and universities will make sales pitches to Beaufort County

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Computer Club still innovating, teaching after 30 years
Judi Shane teaches a computer workshop in September at the Hilton Head Computer Club. EDWINA HOYLE
Computer Club still innovating, teaching after 30 years

Way back in 1989, eleven guys who loved "talking tech" would get together

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Spanish Wells Club celebrates 50 years of operations
The dock at the Spanish Wells Club offers some of the best sunset views on Hilton Head Island. Membership is open to all island residents. SPANISH WELLS CLUB
Spanish Wells Club celebrates 50 years of operations

Spanish Wells Club, which opened its original golf course in 1969

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Opinion

Broadband infrastructure a boost to island
John McCann
Broadband infrastructure a boost to island

The installation of Hilton Head Island's network of fiber optic cables exemplifies how we are joining communities

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Getting a months-long jump on holidays unwieldy, confusing
Lynne Cope Hummell
Getting a months-long jump on holidays unwieldy, confusing

Remember the good old days when Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Years' Eve

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Letter to the Editor
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Sun on the Street

What's on your calendar for fun and frivolity?

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Business

Business Briefs
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For most, business appears to be on post-summer upswing

Retailers, restaurants and other service businesses are changing the retail, hospitality and commercial landscape

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Plan ahead, create trust to  protect heirs' inheritance
Mark F. Winn
Plan ahead, create trust to protect heirs' inheritance

Statistically, one out of every four dollars you leave "free of trust" to a married child will be lost in a divorce.

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Sports

If you happen to get into a bunker, here's how to get out
Jean Harris in the Lowcountry in a bunker with a short lip. SUE HOWARD
If you happen to get into a bunker, here's how to get out

If you play golf in the Lowcountry, you are likely to get into a fairway bunker sometimes, and maybe each time you play.

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Practice focusing, anticipate cues, and watch the ball

Probably the most common self-correction and lament heard on the tennis court

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Top Stories

Crosswalk improvements address needed safety upgrades
Crosswalk improvements address needed safety upgrades
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Passage of school bond referendum will solve numerous issues
Passage of school bond referendum will solve numerous issues
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Health & Wellness

Early plastic surgery set stage for today's practices
E. Ronald Finger
Early plastic surgery set stage for today's practices

The word "plastic" in "plastic surgery" evolved from the Greek word "plastikos," meaning "to mold."

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Lower cost mammograms offered
Lower cost mammograms offered

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Beaufort Memorial Hospital is offering the opportunity

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Plant-based eating a growing trend to be celebrated
Plant-based eating a growing trend to be celebrated

There has recently been an explosion of plant-based alternative meat products

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Surprising as it might sound, Botox is useful in dentistry
James G. Jenkins
Surprising as it might sound, Botox is useful in dentistry

Most people have heard of, or benefited from Botox and Juvederm.

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Understanding types of  arthritis, treatment options
Vandit Sardana
Understanding types of arthritis, treatment options

"Arthritis" is an umbrella term that includes more than 100 related conditions.

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Home & Garden

Cape or not, be a hero and practice home fire escape
Cape or not, be a hero and practice home fire escape

Fire Prevention Week will be observed Oct. 6-12 this year, with the theme "Not Every Hero Wears a Cape."

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Overcoming the 'unjoyment' of annoying distractions
Chip Collins
Overcoming the 'unjoyment' of annoying distractions

Don't worry: Google doesn't recognize the word "unjoyment" either.

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Think before you drink: What's in that 'healthy' concoction?
Think before you drink: What's in that 'healthy' concoction?

Did you know that 20-ounce sports drinks contain approximately 8.5 teaspoons of sugar?

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Special Events

Big band concert Oct. 3 benefits Family Promise

The first concert of the Evolution Big Band 2019 fall season will be held Oct. 3 at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Bluffton.

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Gen. Wesley Clark to open World Affairs Council speaker series
Gen. Wesley Clark
Gen. Wesley Clark to open World Affairs Council speaker series

Retired Gen. Wesley Clark is uniquely qualified to open the 2019-20 Friday Speaker Series

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Arts & Entertainment

Got a book you want to pitch to an agent?

Twenty lucky aspiring authors will have a one-minute chance Oct. 5 to pitch their book to award-winning literary agents

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Hair, makeup, costumes critical to ballroom dance style
Instructor Gia Jaggers with some of her many dance costumes. SANDRO VIRAG
Hair, makeup, costumes critical to ballroom dance style

Just like everyday fashions, ballroom dancing fashions have traveled through the era of time and changed along the way.

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Joshilyn Jackson kicks off USCB Author Series Oct. 10

The 19th year of the USCB Lunch with Author Series will kick off Oct. 10

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Real Estate

Price your home to sell for highest price, based on comps
Price your home to sell for highest price, based on comps

A while back I wanted to sell my 1984 Corvette for about $15,000.

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Family

Adult children can help in transition to retirement home
Joe Agee
Adult children can help in transition to retirement home

When it comes to transitioning to a retirement community, the "laundry list" might be longer than you think.

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Tips for preparing, caring for seniors during storm season
Tips for preparing, caring for seniors during storm season

Hurricane season began June 1 and ends Nov. 30. Hurricanes, or any natural disasters

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