January 18, 2013 RSS feed / News

All or nothing at all

There’s a huge difference between a drastic transformation and change that takes place as gracefully and gradually as a baby turns into a toddler. But when we’re fed up with our old ways we tend to want an instant and dramatic fix. More...

The thing speaks for itself

Res Ipsa Loquitur

Res Ipsa Loquitur is a Latin phrase meaning “the thing speaks for itself” and is most often used in the law. More...

Hundreds of thousands of women and girls in more than 30 countries reached since 2003

In the fall of 2002, Marsha Wallace, a former nurse and mother of four from Greenville, S.C., read an article about a group of friends who met for potluck dinners and collected donations for needy families using the money they would have otherwise sp More...

PAALS helps local veterans

PAALS, Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services, is finding new ways to help serve local veterans through a new initiative called the V.I.P. program or Veterans’ Important PAALS. The V.I.P. More...

Zumbathon to assist local man awaiting double transplant

It’s a new year, and Ken Stevenson of Columbia hopes it’s an extra special one, as he’s awaiting a lifesaving transplant. More...

Keeping our children safe

Is there anything more important to women than keeping our children safe from harm? I can think of none. Protecting our babies is a deep primal instinct, and it’s ferocious. More...

Cookie program begins

The annual Girl Scout Cookie Program, the $790 million, largest girl-led business in the country, began door-todoor sales Friday, January 11 and ends January 27. The sales dates at local retail locations are weekends from February 22–March 17. More...

Women, don’t forget SHe Columbia

SHE Columbia, described as “a party, a culinary experience, a learning opportunity, and a shopping spree all rolled into one,” is coming to the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, and organizers promise it will be an experience that More...

Save the Date!

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands’ Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is Thursday, April 18, 2013, 6–8 p.m. at Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. More...