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May 13 2019

Turtle Season Off To Early Start

By SC DNR for The Island Eye News The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is pleased to report the beginning of the state’s sea turtle nesting season, which opened with two unusual nesting events. Sometime during the night of Thursday, April 25, a loggerhead female came ashore on Kiawah Island and laid the first …

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May 10 2019

Isle Of Palms Exchange Club Signs Contract

By Katy Calloway, The Island Eye News Managing Editor The sun was shining on the Isle of Palms Exchange Club as members of the Waterfront Improvement Committee gathered to sign the contract with Carolina Marine & Dock to begin construction on the Waterfront Improvement Project. Club President, Barby Harrington grinned as she signed the commitment …

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May 09 2019

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: May 2019

Dear Island Neighbors, Welcome to our Spring Fever Edition! You don’t have to look far or long to see that our busy season here on the Island is already upon us. Remember when Memorial Day was the clear start and Labor Day the clear finish of the busy season, and the rest of the year …

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May 09 2019

Methodist Church Isle of Palms Garage Sale, May 18

SATURDAY, MAY 18 WHAT:  GIANT CHURCH YARD SALE WHERE:  First United Methodist Church, 12 21st Avenue, Isle of Palms, SC 29451 WHEN:  Saturday, May 18 from 8am – 11am MORE INFORMATION:  Church-wide Garage Sale:  furniture, lamps, pictures, children’s toys, and miscellaneous kitchen must haves, come by and check out some great treasurers.

May 08 2019

Wild Dunes Phase II Construction

By Desiree Fragoso for Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms will host a public meeting for Wild Dunes Resort to present a status of the construction of their new hotel, potential impacts of the construction on the residents and strategies to mitigate them. The meeting will be held Thursday, May 16 from …

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May 08 2019

SiP Magazine Celebrates 5 Years

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Contributing Editor SiP Magazine, the sister publication of Island Eye News, launched its 5th-anniversary issue this month. A party at The Boathouse restaurant on Isle of Palms marked the occasion, and the magazine will be landing in the mailboxes of island residents and property owners in the coming weeks. …

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May 07 2019

Party For The Planet

By Susan Hill Smith for The Island Eye News More than 125 volunteers ended Earth Week 2019 with a Party for the Planet on Isle of Palms Sunday, April 28. The all-ages celebration started as they cleaned up 2,200-plus pieces of trash on Front Beach and finished with a spread of food at The Windjammer …

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May 07 2019

Sullivan’s Island Town Council 2019 Election Results

Staff Report for Island Eye News Here are the unofficial results for the 2019 Sullivan’s Island Town Council Election. There are currently 5 provisional ballots to be decided upon, which could determine who will fill the 3 seats. Official results will be made public this Thursday, May 9, at 12 Noon. Kaye Smith – 381 …

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May 06 2019

New Isle Of Palms Chief Of Police Appointed

By Desiree Fragoso for Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Cornett as the new Chief of Police. Chief Cornett’s first day of work will be Monday, June 3rd. Kevin Cornett started his law enforcement career in the City of Columbia as a Police Officer …

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May 03 2019

For The Love Of Nature

By Carey Sullivan for The Island Eye News I often say, “Dewees is not for everyone.” Dewees attracts a certain type of person. At the most basic level, it is someone who wants to live in harmony with nature. When you are on Dewees, the natural surroundings are what draw you in and stimulate every …

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