The Enigma That Is Sheriff Roundtree

The Enigma That Is Sheriff Roundtree

I admit it, the man intrigues me. Watching Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree handle the administration of his department takes me back to my fascination with Jacques Cousteau documentaries when I was kid. Just like one of those exotic deep sea creatures Cousteau would find and poke with a pole, you never, ever know what […]

The Purple Cow: Not Your Typical Coffeehouse

The Purple Cow: Not Your Typical Coffeehouse

Where can you find self-serve gelato, pimento cheese sandwiches and a variety of coffee drinks under one roof? Across from St. Mary’s on Monte Sano, The Purple Cow offers a quirky approach to the traditional coffee shop. You won’t find the familiar freezing temperatures and dim lighting of other coffeehouses here. If there was ever […]

Weekend Wrap Up

Weekend Wrap Up

The one main detriment of participating in endurance sports — I mean, besides the twitchy leg cramps and hilariously obvious gastrointestinal distress mid-race — is that once you’ve completed a race, you kind of feel like that’s all you’re obligated to do over the weekend. You tell yourself to relax in the lead-up to it, […]