Nov 23 2018

Isle Of Palms Holiday Street Festival

By Weston Smith for The Island Eye News Head down to Front Beach on Isle of Palms and help bring in the holiday season island style. The 7th Annual Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 2-7 p.m. on Ocean Blvd. This free event will have live music, …

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Nov 22 2018

Beach Parking Signs, Just In Time

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Just in time for the holidays, IOP has installed signs clarifying the new parking rules that were approved by City Council in June through Ordinance 2018.5 and Ordinance 2018.10 of the Managed Beach Parking Plan. Beach parking, which will be free to the public, with no permit required, …

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Nov 21 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayors Message: November 2018

Dear Island Neighbors, I hope you and your family are having a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday. We certainly have much to be thankful for on the island, every year, and this year in particular. Recently I wound up a business trip for my day job and as so often happens, I had a number of casual …

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Nov 20 2018

Two Arrested In Connection With Isle Of Palms Thefts

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Photos courtesy of IOPPD. About six weeks ago, two arrests were made in conjunction with property crimes committed on Isle of Palms. Neither arrest was made on the island and police have yet to formally link the incidents, three in all. However, police do believe there …

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Nov 16 2018

Letter To The Editor: Thanks For Marina Fest Success

Dear Editor, It might rain. It might be cold. Maybe nobody shows up. It will take too many volunteers. All the things this IOP Exchange Club skeptic worried about….. and is glad he was wrong! It did rain, but the event was almost over. It was chilly with the wind off the water. But 500 …

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Nov 15 2018

Letter To The Editor: Town Council Likes Winner Take All

For years Sullivan’s Island Town Council has vigorously defended the accreted land including their latest “success” at the State Supreme Court regarding the Town’s right to control the land. Now that it has clarified that the Town controls the land, how about leading with compassion instead of continuing to drive conflict and complexity? There should …

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Nov 14 2018

Isle Of Palms Holiday Street Festival

By Weston Smith for Island Eye News Head down to Front Beach on Isle of Palms and help bring in the holiday season island style. The 7th Annual Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival will be held on Saturday, December 1st from 2:00 to 7:00pm on Ocean Boulevard. This free event will have live music, …

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Nov 14 2018

Lowcountry Senior Games Return

By Rebecca Steele for The Island Eye News Bishop Gadsden was very proud to host this year’s second annual Lowcountry Senior Games, a celebration of being anything but retired. The Lowcountry Senior Games were led this year by Bishop Gadsden’s Wellness Manager, Comfort Richardson. The event opened with a tunnel of BG’s finest welcoming in …

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Nov 13 2018

Hola Papi

By Mimi Wood, Island Eye News Staff Writer “I’ve been here since Day One and it’s AWESOME.” exclaims Eliza Turnage, Wando student, islander, and hostess extraordinaire. Turnage isn’t the only thing that’s extraordinary about Papi’s Taqueria, Isle of Palms newest Front Beach eatery. For starters, the food is muy bueno. As one would expect from …

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Nov 12 2018

Marina Fest A Success

By Mimi Wood for the Island Eye News