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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Here by Melissa LaScaleia There’s a great way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year in the Market Common— with Irish Fest.  Mike Shank envisioned and organized the start of the festival here nine years ago. Mike owns his own company called Festival Promotions.  He has been organizing and promoting popular …

Bringing the Healing Power of Plants to The Market Common and Beyond by Melissa LaScaleia This past December, Myrtle Beach native David Spang opened Coastal Green Wellness, South Carolina’s first CBD dispensary store in the Market Common.  Together with his girlfriend, Crystal Walter, David conducts the primary aim of his business besides distribution to the …

An Ohio Valley Tradition in Myrtle Beach by Melissa LaScaleia   Meet Steve Beatty, the owner of DiCarlo’s Pizza, and Jason Blackwell, the manager.  Two childhood friends who grew up together in the Ohio River Valley and northern panhandle of West Virginia.  After graduating from West Virginia University in 1995, Steve accepted an offer to …

For This Self-Taught Father-Son Team, No Challenge is Too Big by Melissa LaScaleia Matt Freedman, the owner of Beach Landscaping in Myrtle Beach, is originally from the Washington, D.C. area.  He moved to Myrtle Beach in 1995 to start a commercial cleaning business with his father after the invitation of a family friend. “A friend …

Properties at the Market Common Joins Real Living Real Estate Brokerage Network by John Jobson MYRTLE BEACH, SC (Mar. 20, 2018) – Real Living Real Estate, one of the nation’s leading real estate franchisors and a member of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, today announced that independent brokerage, Properties …

Market Common Cost of Convenience.

by Emma Ware, D.H.N, C.N, C.H.H of the Market Common The cost of convenience teaches people to make choices in a hurry. Being in a hurry causes you to compromise in your decision making with your health habits.  Convenience more often than not, is a result of lack of organization, planning, having structure and rules.  …

Empowering The Girls of The Grand Strand by Melissa LaScaleia Girls On The Run is a national, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, after-school program dedicated to the empowerment of elementary and middle school girls in the Grand Strand area.  Girls are taught fitness in a creative way that inspires them to be the best versions of themselves, is …

Last month’s history article explored possibilities about where the name Chicora originated, and this month, we continue where our story left off— with the Spanish and French making initial discoveries and colonizing attempts of the coastal land.  The first documented visitation to the South Carolina coast by the Spanish was in 1521.  The first documented …

Charlie's Corner

Charlie’s Corner is the domain of Charlie, the furry four-legged lady’s man of Market Common.  Each month, he’ll share information to help all new, visiting, and existing doggie community members get the most out of life alongside their human companions.  Here, we’ll feature his reflections on what it’s like to be a dashing downtown doggie, …

by the Town of Surfside Beach Surfside Beach has several committees that provide an additional way for citizens to be involved and have input on the managing of the Town. The Business Committee is one such advisory board. The Business Committee consists of 9 current and retired business owners who either reside in the town …