Tag: 2018

Nov 07 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: Tuesday, October 23 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer The gavel fell at the very tick of 6 p.m. for the Oct. 23, Isle of Palms City Council meeting. Council chambers were only half full of attendees in contrast to last month’s storm of participation. Mayor Jimmy Carroll welcomed everyone and quickly dispatched parliamentary obligations. There …

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Nov 07 2018

Veterans Day Affair

By Paula Ogden-Muse for The Island Eye News On Sunday, Nov. 11 activities will be held on Sullivan’s Island to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the end of World War I. At the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice was signed in Compiegne, France to bring an …

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Oct 31 2018

The Meaning Of Halloween

By Guy Mead for the Island Eye News It is the job of youth to whittle away on their fear of death so they may live peacefully in their old age. Years ago, on Halloween, I used to walk my children around the neighborhood, making sure they weren’t dragging their paper grocery store bags through …

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Oct 26 2018

Sullivan’s Island Town Council Meeting: October 16, 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer Calling attendance at the Oct. 16 Council meeting for the Town of Sullivan’s Island (TOSI) “robust” is probably an understatement. Residents streamed into council chambers well in advance of the scheduled start time, and standing room was the only option by the time the gavel fell at …

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Oct 25 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: October 2018

Dear Island Neighbors, I hope you are enjoying the fall changes that we enjoy in our special place, which may not include spectacular tree colors, but certainly feature the clearest light we get all year, the marsh grass going golden in that light, and hopefully some cool, dry days. And as we are in late …

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Oct 12 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: September 25, 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer Mayor Jimmy Carroll welcomed attendees, including the press, to the Sept. 25 meeting of the Isle of Palms town council (IOPTC). The well-attended meeting opened with a prayer and the Pledge. Parliamentary procedures were quickly dispatched with just one hiccup during the reading of last month’s meeting …

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Oct 11 2018

Sullivan’s Island Town Council Meeting: September 25, 2018

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Staff Writer The pledge was recited and prayers were offered to open the Sept. 25 meeting of the Town of Sullivan’s Island Town Council (TOSI). Credit/blame goes to Hurricane Florence for a week’s delay holding this month’s gathering, normally scheduled for the third Tuesday each month. The meeting was …

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Oct 10 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: October 2018

Despite the warm weather, fall is here! The City has great events coming up this time of year you can’t miss. The Ghostly Tide Tales will be held on Friday, Oct. 19 from 6:30- 7:30 p.m. at the 25th Ave. beach access path. Bring your friends and neighbors to the beach to listen to local …

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Sep 27 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: September 2018

Dear Island Neighbors,  I am grateful to be able to report what you already know: that the Island’s loudest wind from slow-moving, indecisive, ill-tempered Hurricane Florence was the sound of our collective sigh of relief when we were spared. Needless to say, no celebrations were in order, given the magnitude of destruction and displacement suffered …

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Sep 14 2018

Isle Of Palms City Council Meeting: August 28, 2018

By Emma Woodham, Island Eye News Staff Writer Prior to Isle of Palms City Council’s regularly scheduled meeting, a public hearing was held for Ordinance 2018-13, which relates to a new definition for impervious material. Only one island resident spoke about the proposed ordinance, and it was passed unanimously. Following the conclusion of the hearing, …

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