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Holiday Spirits

      A guide to champagne and sparkling wines for the season BY: Paul Wasserman, Uncorked by the Sea, Southport, NC    Legend has it that Dom Perignon after tasting his perfected wine, now known as Champagne, said “I’m

Holiday Boutique

    A Holiday Tradition Celebrating the Joy of the Happiest Town BY FJ HARMON All the Artisans from St. James are as excited as elves on Christmas Eve to share, once again, their spectacular new creations at the sixteenth


  North Carolina breweries made a showing at The Great American Beer Festival. By Candace and Jim Hobbs, Owners – The Grape & Ale, Oak Island, NC     If you don’t have The Great American Beer Festival on your

Get Your Chill On!

                Frozen concoctions from  Local eateries supply relief from the heat.  BY: SOUTHPORT MAGAZINE STAFF The dog days of summer are here and combined with the humidity of our seaside town, beating the

Natural Remedies

So you can enjoy your summer Along with warmer weather comes numerous challenges. Mosquitoes, traffic, and sunburns are just a few. This season is full of hectic and relaxing events that ensure it won’t be boring. As a part-time resident

Fashion – Southern Style

Growing up, I was always drawn to my mother’s closet, marveling at the rows of pretty things and lovely high heels. My brothers and I would often play dress up in her closet.  Often the three of us could be


Getting to know the folks at Southport Trading Company “A must-go to shop!,” “Sweet store with awesome things!!” are just some of the things people say about the little gift shop on Davis Street in Southport. It’s everyone’s favorite eclectic

Offering Holistic Wellness and more: Getting to know Sharon Faw and Cathy Johnston of Heart & Sol Wellness

Hearts & Sol Wellness provides lots of options for residents looking for a help physically, spiritually and mentally. Sometimes we need more than an apple a day to keep the doctor away. And sometimes even the doctor can’t help with

Maggie Awards Behind the Scenes

Southport was all a buzz at the first annual Maggie Awards held at the Amuzu Theatre on February 7th 2015 and so was the staff and crew, for months before the event, however, the Southport Magazine’s 2015 “Hardest Worker” Award

What’s The Craic?

Irish treats at Southport’s Sláinte BY JEN BARNETT AND KRIS BEASLEY First things first: it is pronounced SAH-LAN-CHA or more officially Sláinte or slàinte (slahn-che), which is literally translated as “health” and is commonly used as a drinking toast in

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