About Jake Grove
Ramble On: You should be watching the World Cup
Published 06/19/2014 at 10:20 a.m.
Right now, one of the best sporting events of all time is playing out in front of our eyes. But most of you — that’s right, I’m talking to you — are missing out on it and there is no ...
On Tap: Stone Bill is now law and it means big things are coming
Published 06/14/2014 at 9:24 a.m.
A lot of talk has been rolling around about the Stone Bill. Well, now it is the Stone Law after Gov. Nikki Haley last week signed the legislation into law, allowing brew pubs in South Carolina to more easily distribute ...
Ramble On: Dos and don'ts of baby etiquette
Published 06/05/2014 at 2:32 p.m.
Having cute kids comes with a certain amount of responsibility
Ramble On: What to do with three-day weekends
Published 05/22/2014 at 9:09 a.m.
There is just something about a three-day weekend that makes the rest of the two-day weekends look like crud on a stick that wades in a puddle of toxic waste
Ramble On: A few folks who bug me daily
Published 05/01/2014 at 8:36 a.m.
It seems like this whole world is falling apart right in front of our eyes, doesn’t it?
Water Cooler Wars: Shared Comic Universes
Published 04/27/2014 at 8:49 a.m.
Is it time to slow down with the comic-book films? Jake and Michael debate
Ramble On: Finding fresh foods at farmers markets
Published 04/25/2014 at 8:52 a.m.
Getting farm-fresh produce, meats, plants and fruits is as simple as hitting up one of those farmers markets where it is not only more nutritious and fresher than buying in a grocery chain, but it is often cheaper than buying ...
Ramble On: Farmers markets picking up steam in the South
Published 04/24/2014 at 4:21 p.m.
It wasn’t that long ago I was sitting in my living room watching the snow fall around my house and wondering if this wild winter was ever going to end
Ramble On: Did video really kill the radio star?
Published 04/17/2014 at 8:33 a.m.
I spend a lot of time inside a car — more than I ever expected I would
Ramble On: Baseball season is upon us
Published 04/10/2014 at 8:24 a.m.
Baseball season is upon us, and even I got caught up in the opening day fun this year. For the past 20 years, I didn’t know what happened on opening day of the baseball season
Order Up: Bridggit’s Restaurant in Anderson
Published 07/06/2014 at 9 a.m.
Bridggit’s is a place that offers up a little bit of a little bit
On Tap: Make your Fourth of July fun with these American beers
Published 07/05/2014 at 9 a.m.
I always have enjoyed July 4. Something about celebrating America in the way only Americans can is soothing and familiar. I love the fireworks, I love the grilling and, most of all, I love the beer
Published 07/03/2014 at 12:17 p.m.
When it comes to the Fourth of July, you can count on three constants: Everyone will want something to eat and everyone will want to watch fireworks of some kind
Order Up: Philly Cheesesteak Express
Published 06/29/2014 at 6 a.m.
When it comes to eating at the mall, we don’t tend to expect much. We might look for a slice of pizza or a pretzel or even a cookie
Order Up: Kuntry Kunnection in Pendleton
Published 06/22/2014 at 10:35 a.m.
This burger spot located right between Anderson and Pendleton on U.S. 76 has only been around for a little while, but its branding has caught the eye of many
On Tap: Homebrew clubs can offer useful tips
Published 06/21/2014 at 8:46 a.m.
If you have not yet found a way to brew a batch of beer, you are missing out. It’s not nearly as hard as you think, and the beauty is that there are local several groups that will help you ...
5 things to do: Stock up at Clemson's farmers market
Published 06/20/2014 at 9:43 a.m.
There's plenty to do on the water, and there are some great fundraisers going on
Five things to do: Full moon risin' and hot cars
Published 06/13/2014 at 9:51 a.m.
Tonight, check out an astronomical occurrence that happens only once a century
Day Before Fathers’ Day Car Show returns for a 15th year in downtown Anderson
Published 06/12/2014 at 10:39 a.m.
Filled with hundreds of cars, it offers family fun that honors dad each and every year
Glen Phillips of Toad the Wet Sprocket talks about life, the '90s and playing Greenville's Peace Center
Published 06/12/2014 at 9:19 a.m.
Toad the Wet Sprocket is one of those bands you remember listening to — and even liking — but can’t quite remember all its songs
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