Tag: Chas

Feb 04 2019

Charleston Music Fest Continues Chamber Music Season

By Nandini McCauley for The Island Eye News The 2nd Monday Series will host Charleston Music Fest, both part of the College of Charleston School of the Arts, for a night of intimate chamber music on Monday, Feb. 11. Graduates of the prestigious Moscow Conservatory, faculty duo Natalia Khoma (cello) and Volodymyr Vynnytsky (piano) will …

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Jan 23 2019

CSOL, Inc. Designer Showhouse

By David M. Savard for The Island Eye News An elegant 1903 high-style Queen Anne Victorian on Charleston’s beautiful Rutledge Avenue, South of Broad, will be featured as the 42 nd annual Charleston Symphony Orchestra League, Inc. (CSOL® ) Symphony Designer Showhouse. Opening March 27, 2019, the house will display three levels of exquisite spaces …

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Jan 22 2019

Charleston County School District Board Approves Ad Hoc Transportation Committee

By Erica Taylor for The Island Eye News The formation of a temporary Ad Hoc Transportation Committee was approved at the December 2018 Board Meeting by the Charleston County School District (CCSD) Board of Trustees. The committee is tasked with examining the current bus transportation contract between CCSD and Durham School Services. The contract ends …

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Dec 18 2018

Tom Steyer Visits Charleston

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Tom Steyer paid a visit to the Lowcountry on Dec. 4 and spent a few minutes with the Island Eye News in the Mills House’ Best Friend Lounge. The billionaire philanthropist got his start managing mergers and acquisitions for Morgan Stanley in 1979. He followed that …

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Dec 11 2018

Basket Brigade Provides Holiday Cheer

Staff Report for The Island Eye News On Nov. 20 volunteers from the tri-county assembled at the Charleston Area Convention Hall to assemble and deliver Thanksgiving meals to over 3,500 Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester county residents. More than 300 volunteers assisted. The Charleston Basket Brigade is a 501-(c)(3) nonprofit with a mission to bring the …

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Nov 08 2018

Pro Tips Courtesy Of The Charleston Angler

By Tyler Almond, The Island Eye News Fall brings three things to mind: Football, campfires, and fishing. As the water temperature continues to drop, inshore fish will gorge and try to pack on as many pounds as they can before the long winter. This feeding frenzy translates into awesome fishing. The next few weeks will …

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Oct 29 2018

Letter To The Editor: Register Of Deeds

To The Editor, On Nov. 6, we will elect a new Register of Deeds (ROD) for Charleston County. The former and current ROD have been the keepers of these documents for the past 24 years. Mr. Lybrand stepped down last year and Mrs. Bozman is retiring in December. What is The Register of Deeds (ROD) …

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Oct 17 2018

College Of Charleston Theater And Dance Staging Of The Wolves

By Nandini McCauley for Island Eye News Left quad. Right quad. Lunge. A girl’s indoor soccer team warms up. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of warriors. A portrait of life, liberty, and the pursuit …

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Oct 15 2018

Huddled Masses Yearning To Breathe Free

By Carol Antman for Island Eye News Numb from the ceaseless clamor of news about immigrant bans, terrorism, border walls and fear, my husband and I visited the Tenement Museum in New York hoping for some perspective. We are both second generation Americans; all of our grandparents emigrated from Eastern Europe in the early 20th …

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Oct 03 2018

Charleston’s Deep-Sea Coral Reef Discovery

By Frank Knapp for Island Eye News Dr. Sandra Brooke from Florida State University studies deep-sea coral ecology and is one of a team of scientists working on the federally-funded ‘Deep Search’ project. This team is tasked with exploration and research of sensitive ecosystems, such as deep-sea corals, in areas that are open to future …

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