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Aug 30 2018

Victory Cup

We’re excited to join The Victory Cup Polo Match & Hot Air Balloon Festival on October 13 in Charleston, SC. If you don’t have your tickets yet, make sure you get them before prices increase on September 1st: www.victorycup.org/charleston.  Lucky Dog News will be giving away FREE tickets to the event. Check back for details!

Aug 30 2018

Why Our Leatherback Eggs Did Not Hatch

By Mary Pringle for The Island Eye News Photos by Barb Bergwerf Many people have asked how the Leatherback nest laid in Wild Dunes did. Unfortunately the inventory conducted on August 10 when it was 73 days old and overdue showed that none of the 95 large eggs showed any sign of embryonic development. While …

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Aug 29 2018

Sullivan’s Island Town Council Meeting: August 22, 2018

By Emma Woodham, The Island Eye News Staff Writer On Tuesday, Aug. 22, the Sullivan’s Island Town Council met for its regularly scheduled meeting. After the Pledge of Allegiance and the invocation, Mayor Pat O’Neil opened the floor to citizens’ comments. Norman Khoury, a resident of I’on Ave., addressed the proposed changes to the Maritime …

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Aug 28 2018

NV Realty Group Hosts Local Art Initiative To Benefit Local Children’s Charity

By Kathleen Radenbaugh for Island Eye News NV Realty Group (formerly Golden Bear Realty) will host an art reception and exhibit of the works of local Charleston Artist, Marcia Mathias, on Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm. All residents, art enthusiasts, and friends are welcome to attend. This is NV Realty Group’s 8th …

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Aug 28 2018

Flying Free For A Cause

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer “I am mortified to admit this,” grimaces Michael Fiem, “but the first year we ‘flew’ kids for Camp Happy Days, we were paid.” He explains, “We had no idea what we were hired for.” Fiem, along with his Tidalwave Watersports partners Mark Fiem and Michael Malley, …

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Aug 24 2018

Sea Turtle CSI At Its Best

By Mary Pringle for The Island Eye News One of the most interesting things we get to do as Turtle Team members is to investigate the “scene of the crime” where a turtle has laid her eggs on the beach. We study the field signs to see where the eggs might be hidden, and we …

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Aug 24 2018

Isle Of Palms Exchange Club Fundraiser

Photos provided by the IOP Exchange Club The IOP Exchange Club hosted its Chicken and Pig BBQ fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Exchange Clubhouse. Meals, lovingly prepared by dedicated Exchange Club volunteers, were available for dine in or take out. Funds raised will be used towards the Exchange Club’s waterfront enhancement project that …

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Aug 23 2018

Celebrating Local Art

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Perspective Gallery in Mt. Pleasant, SC is pleased to present “By Land and By Sea,” a collection of new oil paintings by featured artist, Ginny Versteegen. “By Land and By Sea” invites you into the landscapes of the Lowcountry through the eyes of contemporary impressionist Ginny Versteegen. Join …

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Aug 22 2018

Isle Of Palms Marina Festival Announces Performers

By Ted Kinghorn for The Island Eye News WHERE: On The Osprey WHEN: 1 to 3 p.m. Haley Mae Campbell, our Isle of Palms hometown star, is travelling back from Nashville to bring us her award –winning music and style. Islanders have enjoyed her performances at the IOP festivals. Now in Nashville, she is receiving …

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Aug 21 2018

Back To School

By Cher Murphy for The Island Eye News Back to school means back to lunch preparation for parents around the country. It’s a challenge that many parents take on, but often struggle to keep healthy. While it’s easy to toss in convenient snacks, it’s not going to do much in the way of keeping their …

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