Tag: Cooper

Sep 03 2018

Get Healthy

By Norma Jean Page for The Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms, East Cooper Medical Center and HealthLinks Magazine have teamed up to provide wellness resources to island residents, City’s employees and residents living in East Cooper area. This year’s Isle of Palms Community Wellness Fair will be held on Friday, Sept. …

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Aug 09 2018

Dolphins Finish Season Strong

By Susan Hill Smith for The Island Eye News Photos by Mic Smith Photography LLC Wild Dunes Dolphins Swim Team made notable gains with the 2018 season, which ended with the team taking fourth place at the East Cooper Swim League Championships the weekend of July 20-21. “This year, we won three out of five …

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Jun 19 2018

BREAKING: East Cooper District 2: Middle School Rezoning

By Christine Jeanné for The Island Eye News             After months of consideration, the East Cooper District 2 Constituent School Board is slated to decide new zoning lines for Moultrie Middle School when it meets this Wednesday, with one proposal splitting off Isle of Palms students and sending them to Laing Middle School of Science …

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Jun 06 2018

Ask The County Council District 2 Candidates

The June 12 primary elections have significance for the Lowcountry, as we will be looking to fill seats at the national, state and county levels in this year’s election cycle. The Island Eye News posed six questions to our two candidates for County Council, District 2, which covers Sullivan’s Island, Isle of Palms, Mount Pleasant …

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Apr 19 2018

Meals On Wheels Holds Record Breaking Event

By Melissa Nelson for The Island Eye News The 13th annual event, “A Meal to Remember” presented by Motley Rice, raised more than $145,000 for East Cooper Meals on Wheels, which will provide nearly 50,000 meals for homebound neighbors east of the Cooper. Guests gathered at Wild Dunes Resort on March 29 for this black-tie …

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Apr 04 2018

Training For The Bridge Run? Don’t Mess It All Up On Race Day!

By Meredith Nelson, M.Ed for The Island Eye News If you are planning to run the 2018 Cooper River Bridge Run, I know you and 39,999 other people will have a blast. It’s always a fun time, for not only the seasoned competitive runners, but also those who are there, some in costume, for the …

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Feb 21 2018

Bridge-in-a-Day

By Patrick Harrington for The Island Eye News The East Cooper Charity Bridge Club held a unique seven-hour seminar on learning to play bridge at the Isle of Palms Exchange Club on Feb. 3 and 10. Club manager and course facilitator Graydon Vadas described the seminar as a relaxing way to learn bridge for people …

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Jan 09 2018

East Cooper Community Outreach Selected As Whole Foods Market 5% Day Community Giving Recipient

By Alana Morrall for Island Eye News East Cooper Community Outreach, also known as ECCO, proudly invites the public to support the organization by shopping at Whole Foods Market in Mount Pleasant this Thursday, January 11. Whole Foods Market, located at 923 Houston Northcutt Boulevard, will donate five percent of the store’s net sales for the day …

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Dec 27 2017

Meals On Wheels Receives 2018 Subaru Outback

By Melissa Nelson for The Island Eye News  East Cooper Meals on Wheels has won a 2018 Subaru Outback from Subaru of America Inc. On Nov. 16, Crews Subaru of Charleston presented the Mount Pleasant based nonprofit with the vehicle as part of the annual Share the Love event, a national effort that donates to …

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Oct 04 2017

Ft. Moultrie Reschedules Gullah Program

By Dawn Davis for The Island Eye News On Saturday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. Sharon Cooper-Murray will present a special program on the Gullah-Geechee culture at the Ft. Moultrie Visitor Center. She will introduce the audience to the Gullah language by using a storytelling format with Gullah language and the English translations. This event …

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