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Yacht Club Anyone?

It’s smooth sailing and plenty of fun when you join one of these local Yacht Clubs story by: Ami Brown Brunswick County Beaches and our local Coastal Communities offer the perfect conditions for safe water activities, sailing and boating. Let’s

A Big Pain in the Foot!

What exactly is Plantar Fasciitis and what can you do? STORY BY: LESLIE RESCHLY, BSN, RN I f you have experienced plantar fasciitis, you know the pain! The first steps off your bed in the morning are excruciating! Standing after

Gourmet Botanicals

Edible flowers not only make your dish gorgeous, they taste delicious too! STORY BY: AMI BROWN A recent encounter at a dinner party inspired to me write this article. While helping the host prepare a cheese platter, I was given

Getting My Hands Dirty through Art

A potter’s artistic story STORY BY: CARLA EDSTROM Carla Edstrom, a local Boiling Spring Lakes artist, will be joining the Southport Magazine family with a new monthly Art feature focusing on local artists from Southport, Oak Island, and the surrounding

2017 Maggie Winners!

We’ve been gearing up all year to, once again, highlight the local businesses of this special region. What an exciting issue! South Brunswick County offers some of the greatest little gift shops, art galleries, home décor, antiques, fashion, souvenirs, wine

Sláinte!

Ye Olde Irish Desserts to Warm Ye Belly Is it the luck of the Irish? Or is it just a great cook in the kitchen needed to create these yummy treats? As we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year, I

Everything’s Coming Up Roses!

Spring and Sweet Sounds are in the air! This impressive 150-member community chorus has performed an array of styles of music for over 40 years. The Sea Notes Choral Society Presents – Everything’s Coming Up Roses! This year’s concert focuses

The Maggies are Here!

We’ve been gearing up all year to, once again, highlight the local businesses of this special region. What an exciting issue! South Brunswick County offers some of the greatest little gift shops, art galleries, home décor, antiques, fashion, souvenirs, wine

Southern Charm and Elegance

A beauty inside and out on West Street STORY & PHOTOS BY: AMI BROWN Built in the 1870’s, this historic property in Southport has been loving restored, keeping the original architectural details, but with all the moden conveniences. What else

A Simple Touch Can Do Wonders

Drop the technology and connect STORY BY: LESLIE RESCHLY, BSN, RN Years ago, before the internet, a popular advertising slogan professed, “Reach Out and Touch Someone”. Ironically, the slogan for Bell Telephone could still be utilized today as we connect

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