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Dec 27 2012

Overflowing With Generosity

Special to the Island Eye News Water Missions International, a Charleston, South Carolina nonprofit, has received a $1 million challenge grant, the largest single gift in the history of the organization.  In the spirit of Christmas, noted philanthropists Lynn and Foster Friess are challenging others to give to the organization before the end of year. …

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Dec 19 2012

Blue Ribbon for Barn Repairs

Special to the Island Eye News Members of the Mount Pleasant Artist Guild presented their 2012 Winter Exhibit in the lobby of the East Cooper Medical Center on November 30 followed by a well attended food and wine reception. Isle of Palms artist, Gayle Gilford won the blue ribbon for her 6 x 20 acrylic …

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Dec 05 2012

Soaring to New Heights

Special to the Island Eye News East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) has been presented with the Angel Award by South Carolina’s Secretary of State, Mark Hammond. For sixteen years the Secretary of State has compiled a list of the state’s best charities in order to assist donors with their choices. Only ten non-profit organizations are …

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Nov 27 2012

Part Of Their World

Special to the Island Eye News Mark your calendars for a theatrical sensation you don’t want to miss. On December 12 – 15, the Crabpot Players will present Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr: The Musical. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.crabpotplayers.com/tickets or 410-8886. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for …

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Nov 21 2012

Honoring the Island Past

Special to the Island Eye News On Friday, November 30, at 1 p.m. the Sullivan’s Island Historic Cemetery Association and the Town of Sullivan’s Island will honor its rich history with the dedication of a monument to the island dead. Sullivan’s Island’s little known cemetery is nearly 200 years old and reflects the many groups …

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Nov 21 2012

Tennis and Tinsel

Special to the Island Eye News The Family Circle Tennis Center will host its fifth annual Holiday Tennis Classic presented by Allstate/ Wally Burbage Agency, from November 30 – December 2, 2012 on Daniel Island. This USTA SC Level 3 sanctioned event will be comprised of 2.5 – 4.5 Doubles and 6.0 – 9.0 Mixed …

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Nov 21 2012

Sea Spot Run

Special to The Island Eye News Over 140 area cub and boy scouts participated in the Scout Boats and Sea Ray of Charleston “Sea Spot Run” Fishing Tournament held in October at the Mount Pleasant Fishing Pier. The event raised $1,000 for Boy Scouts of America. Winners for the event include: Biggest Fish: 1.4 lb …

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Nov 19 2012

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Provided by the Isle of Palms Recreation Department and the Sullivan’s Island Fire Department It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Believe it or not, another year has flown by and it’s already time for the 2012 holiday season. So deck your halls, haul out the holly, and since today is Black Friday, get …

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