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Runners at the start of a Pine Street School 5k race.

Sixth Annual Pine Street School 5K and Fun Run

Everyone is invited to join the fun! Four hundred Pine Street School students, parents, and community members will run a five kilometer US Track & Field-certified race through Converse Heights, the neighborhood surrounding the school, on Saturday, March 9.

A pink-hued painting by Kara Bender.

Spartanburg Art Museum Presents Traditions: Compounded

Traditions: Compounded examines the historical cores of visual art — drawing and painting — and presents ten artists who take these staples and turn them on their heads, using surprising techniques, concepts, and combinations.

An aerial view of the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport tarmac.

United Airlines Adds Daily Nonstop Service to Denver

Just in time for summer, United Airlines is adding a new nonstop city from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP). Denver (DEN) will become the airline’s fifth nonstop destination from GSP on June 7.

A collection of portraits of past presidents.

The History of Presidents’ Day

The history of Presidents’ Day can be traced back to the late 1700s. People began celebrating George Washington’s birthday, February 22, while he was still president. About a hundred years later, his birthday became a federal holiday.