Diane Charno

@dianecharno | Midwest gal moved south, brand strategist, digital navigator, traveler, tweeting about work and play.

'The Simpsons' KWIK E-MART to Open at Broadway at the Beach

Next week, <i>The Simpsons</i> fans can get refreshments and souvenirs at a pop-up Kwik-E-Mart at Broadway on the Beach in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.<p>The …

Save 20 Percent on Room Rates With Hilton August 2018 in the Southeastern United States

You can save 20 percent on room rates at Hilton hotel properties in 18 cities in the southeastern United States if you book your reservations only …

Strike out Cancer Night is next Wednesday

Throughout the evening, the Pigs will honor the Lehigh Valley cancer community. We will celebrate cancer support personnel, honor those who have …

This Is When Labor Day Weekend Flights Are Cheapest

Still hoping to plan a fun Labor Day weekend getaway? You're in luck...especially if you're ready to seal the deal ASAP.<p>Based on data from travel …

The 6 best US cities for a budget-friendly weekend getaway

Let's face it: life is expensive. And with the cost of living skyrocketing in many places, it can be hard to catch a break.<p>Luckily, some cities go above and beyond to provide a plethora of things to do that cost exactly zero dollars. If you know where to look, you can visit some of America's top …

10 Beach Towns with the Highest Quality of Life, Ranked!

Live by the beach—in bliss—in one of these waterfront towns recognized for their off-the-charts quality of life (think short commute time and average …

The Best Family Reunion Spot in Every State

Plan the perfect family reunion, no matter what state you’re in! On this list, there’s something for everyone: outdoorsy types, spa lovers, golfers, …

‘Life was like a box of chocolates’: Did you know these movies were filmed in SC?

From Charleston to Rock Hill to Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head — several areas in South Carolina have been chosen as a backdrop for many Hollywood …

Las Vegas Comedy Hypnotist Don Barnhart Brings Family Friendly Show To Myrtle Beach

Direct from his own show in Las Vegas, Don Barnhart brings his hysterical brand of comedy to Myrtle Beach's number one comedy club in a show that is …

Groundbreaking North Myrtle Beach native selected for S.C. Golf Hall of Fame

For the past 38 years, Kelly Tilghman’s grandfather and great aunt have been members of the South Carolina Golf Hall of Fame.<p>In January, Tilghman …

NCAA Basketball: An early look at the 2018 Myrtle Beach Invitational

The 2018-19 season will see the inaugural Myrtle Beach Invitational take place November 15-18. Who are the first participants in this new event?<p>The …

Labor Day Flights Are the Cheapest They've Been in 4 Years

Flights are 14 percent cheaper than they were last year.<p>If you're still dragging your feet on Labor Day plans, don't. Now is the best time to buy tickets, with domestic round-trip prices for Labor Day weekend (Friday, August 31-Monday, September 3) averaging $255, according to new data from Hopper, …

15 Sensory-Friendly Family Attractions in the US You and Your Little Ones Will Love

For parents of children on the autism spectrum, it can be tough to plan outings to various public attractions since you don't always know how they'll react to certain scenarios. While it may seem like there aren't many options that cater to your kids, we're here to reassure you that there are! The …

This is the best state to invest in a vacation home

Real estate investors looking at vacation destinations for rental investment properties could be best off focusing their search in Florida.<p>Vacasa, which offers professional rental management for vacation homes, ranked the top 25 U.S. vacation rental markets, ranked according to capitalization rate, …

Is Alligator Adventure Worth It? | Myrtle Beach, SC

When it comes to traveling with kids there are two things that are at the top of parents lists. Is it going to keep them entertained and is it …

Hilltoppers to face Valparaiso in Myrtle Beach Invitational

Western Kentucky will face Valparaiso at 4 p.m. CDT on Nov. 15 on ESPNU in the opening round of the Myrtle Beach Invitational, the event announced …

Doc Antle’s Myrtle Beach Safari — “Greatest experience ever.”

Cooper Vaught, 9, feeding a tiger sausage at the Myrtle Beach Safari. (Myrtle Beach Safari Photo)<p><b>By LARRY VAUGHT</b><p>MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — As we got ready …

Myrtle Beach grows in housing numbers; city leaders look forward to future

Construction is well underway throughout Myrtle Beach as the Grand Strand continues to dominate in East Coast population growth.

Myrtle Beach Memories Contest - Win A chance to be featured Next Week

<b>Myrtle Beach Memories Contest 2018</b> is giving to chance to <b>Win A chance to be featured Next Week</b> and share your favorite memories from your Myrtle …

Gorgeous Beaches and Warm Ocean Waters are Calling Visitors to Myrtle Beach this Summer

This summer as the sun shines and temperatures heat up, the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina invites visitors to enjoy its 60 miles of gorgeous, …

Myrtle Beach vacationers try to beat the Fourth of July crowds

Updated:Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:23:02 GMT<p>As your kids get ready to fill their backpacks with notebooks and pencils, the …

Newport Veteran is Honored in Myrtle Beach for Being an Inspiration to Others

The 9 Best Oceanfront Myrtle Beach Hotels to Book in 2018

Nestled at the center of a 60-mile stretch of beach known as ‘The Grand Strand,’ Myrtle Beach is one of the premier waterfront destinations on the …

Grab Your Girlfriends and Take A 'Shag' Inspired Tour of Myrtle Beach

One of the all-time greatest summer movies is <i>Shag</i>, which follows four friends during a life-changing trip to Myrtle Beach. Now, you can set out on …

14-year old Myrtle Beach student to perform at Showtime at the Apollo

Video<p>MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - A Myrtle Beach High School student will be taking her singing talent to a national stage in New York this …

Engagement Ring Lost in the sand, Found and Returned. Myrtle Beach, SC.

I got a phone call from Jim Wren, TRF North Myrtle Beach, around 8:00 Friday night. He received a call from Jeremiah about his wife’s lost engagement …

NASCAR – Kyle Busch coming to Myrtle Beach area for school opening

NASCAR champion Kyle Bush is coming to the Myrtle Beach area next Tuesday.The 2015 champion will be here Aug. 7 for the grand opening of the Palmetto …

Beachgoers can now park in front of homes in North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach city leaders are looking for a solution to their parking problem near the beach.<p>Starting this week, the city will allow parking in …

Craftsmen's Summer Classic festival returns to Myrtle Beach for 36th year

It’s all under one roof at the 2018 36th Annual Craftsmen’s Summer Classic.<p>Everything from lamps made from fossilized coral to specialty foods – …

Everything You Need to Know About Wheels of Yesteryear in Myrtle Beach

When you think of The Grand Strand, classic cars might not be the first thing that comes to mind. You may be surprised to learn that Myrtle Beach is …