Tag: August

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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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 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 17 2018

Isle Of Palms Garden Club

By John Murray for Island Eye News The Isle of Palms Garden Club held it’s first board meeting on August 9th.  Before the meeting, some of the club members met at Memory Park for a picture of the refurbished Isle of Palms Garden Club of South Carolina sign.  (The sign is located at the base …

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Aug 02 2018

Isle of Palms Mayor’s Message: August 2018

First, I want to thank the City of Isle of Palms employees who put in long hours during the busy summer season to provide services to our residents and visitors. I also want to show my appreciation for our amazing public safety personnel who put their lives on the line and work endless hours to …

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Sep 22 2017

Isle Of Palms Farmers Market Opens To Enthusiastic Crowd

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer By all accounts, the inaugural Isle of Palms Farmers Market, held Thursday, Aug. 31 was a smashing success. “It’s the premier location of any local market,” enthused Lewis Gregory, of the nine-session market, held every Thursday through Oct. 26 at the County Park on IOP. “There …

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Sep 02 2017

Sullivan’s Island Provides Air Meducare Coverage For All Residents

By Katy Calloway, The Island Eye News Editor The regularly scheduled meeting of the Sullivan’s Island Town Council was called to order at 6 p.m. on Aug 15. Comments from the community opened the meeting, with residents expressing concerns about recent flooding, particularly at Station 22 between Atlantic and Pettigrew. Mr. Guckenberger, addressing Council, thought …

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Aug 25 2017

Fort Moultrie To Host A Special Talk By Dr. Nic Butler On The History Of The Pest Houses On August 26

By Dawn Davis for Island Eye News On Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 1pm, Dr. Nic Butler, historian for the Charleston County Library, will present a review of the facts and misunderstandings on the Sullivan’s Island quarantine stations or “pest houses.” From 1707 to the mid-1790s, the quarantine station was the first point of landfall for …

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Aug 21 2017

Sullivan’s Island Lit Up National Lighthouse Day

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Photos by Steven Rosamilia Fort Sumter National Monument celebrated National Lighthouse Day Sunday, Aug. 6 on the grounds of the Sullivan’s Island Lighthouse. There were children’s activities and officials from the US Coast Guard, Sullivan’s Island Fire & Rescue and the Morris Island Lighthouse Save the Light organization …

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Aug 21 2017

Viewing The Eclipse At Your County Parks

By Sarah Reynolds for The Island Eye News The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) will offer a variety of programs in August to view and learn about the total solar eclipse expected to be visible in Charleston on the afternoon of Aug. 21. CCPRC will host a pre-eclipse program as well as two …

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