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Sep 04 2009

Isle of Palms City Council – August 25, 2009

Citizen’s comments The meeting opened with a presentation by Bill Huggins of the Municipal Association of South Carolina, who presented Council with the Municipal Achievement award for Communications in respect to the City’s monthly electronic newsletter. The award was originally presented to the City during the MASC 69th annual meeting on August 8. The Association …

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Sep 04 2009

Presson recognized for service

Everett Presson was recognized by the Town of Sullivan’s Island for his service as a member of the Town Council. He was present to receive the resolution and, despite a joking warning not to speak from Pat O’Neil, took a moment to thank everyone involved with the Town and to reflect on his life on …

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Sep 04 2009

Those that save lives

Staff report The Sullivan’s Island Town Council recognized the Town’s Police Department, Fire Department, Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad, and firefighter Amanda Hawver for their parts in preserving life and responding to emergencies between July 9 and July 13. During that short four day stint, Sullivan’s Island’s waters became especially treacherous, sweeping many people out …

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Sep 04 2009

Op-Ed: Common sense on common grounds

by The Sullivan’s Islanders On August 4, consultants hired by the Sullivan’s Island Town Council presented management options for the 90 plus acres of accreted land in the RC-1 Recreation and Conservation Area District. This RC-1land was placed in trust in 1991 with deed restrictions and Town ordinances indicating that the property should “remain in …

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Sep 04 2009

The great exercise debate: is all this exercise really making us fat?

By Meredith Nelson, M.Ed In the August 10 issue of TIME Magazine, columnist John Cloud expanded on his theory that exercise is the culprit making us fat. His “Why Exercise Won’t Make You Thin” article makes the assumption that the belief of “if you exercise, you will lose weight” is erroneous. Not only does he …

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Sep 04 2009

IOP Labor Day trash pick-up reminder

All Isle of Palms City offices will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2009, for Labor Day. Reminder: Garbage pickup schedule will be as follows: Tuesday, September 8: Breach Inlet through 30th Avenue Wednesday, September 9: 30th Avenue through Wild Dunes Thursday, September 10: Breach Inlet through 30th Avenue Friday, September 11: 30th Avenue through …

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Sep 04 2009

Seeking a home for two family dogs

The Morris family is moving overseas in less than a week. Unfortunately, they have not been able to find a home for their two beautiful, well-trained Labrador retrievers, Cookie and Coco. They are not able to take the dogs with them and have desperately been trying to find a home for them together. Both pups …

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Sep 04 2009

Seel’s on Sullivan’s is one Good Neighbor

Provided by the SC Restaurant Association On August 17, the South Carolina Hospitality Association announced that two Charleston area restaurants were selected as the South Carolina Restaurant Neighbor Award winners. Both outstanding restaurants are in the running for the national Restaurant Neighbor Award, a program by the National Restaurant Association that recognizes restaurants that exemplify …

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Sep 04 2009

Rombauer wine dinner scheduled at Atlanticville

Atlanticville is pleased to welcome Alan Cannon, National Sales Manger of Rombauer Wines, to host our 5-course Rombauer Wine Dinner on Thursday, September 24 at 7pm. Over the past 27 years, Rombauer wines have garnered some of the most prestigious scores, reviews, and awards available in the world of wine. Last year, Wine and Spirits …

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Sep 04 2009

Sullivan’s Island Police Reports: July

These reports were provided by the Sullivan’s Island Police Department for the month of July: July 4, 2009: While on patrol, an officer found a beach bag with personal belongings in it. The bag was placed in Lost and Found. July 5, 2009: A vehicle was stopped for a traffic violation. While conducting the stop, …

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