Tag: IOP

Dec 11 2018

Holiday Street Festival On Isle Of Palms

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Photos courtesy IOP Rec Center staff Isle of Palms ushered the holidays in, island style at its annual Front Beach Holiday Street Festival, which featured local entertainment, restaurants, carnival rides, holiday shopping and a visit from the Jolly Old Elf himself. The free event, sponsored by the City …

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Dec 07 2018

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: December 2018

It is the most wonderful time of the year. It’s the season of celebrations and the season of giving. The City experienced unprecedented tidal flooding Thanksgiving holiday weekend due to a combination of a king tide, a nor’easter and a full moon. Unfortunately, the experts say that tidal flooding will happen more frequently due to …

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Dec 05 2018

Deepwater Church Calling Isle Of Palms Home

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Paul Coleman wasn’t looking to start a new church. As one of the founding pastors of The Church at LifePark in north Mount Pleasant he thought he’d be there forever. “LifePark was growing, says Paul. “As the Next Generation Pastor I oversaw 10 employees, and nearly …

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Nov 29 2018

Marina Festival Wraps Up

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Photos by Sharon Annichino Seemingly, the biggest winners of the IOP Exchange Club’s Marina Fest raffle, held at the Isle of Palms Marina on Sunday, Nov. 4, walked away with a guitar autographed by some of country music’s finest, a lakeside vacation, a watersports adventure package, …

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Nov 26 2018

Veteran’s Day Wreath Laying On Sullivan’s Island

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Island residents celebrated Veterans Day by remembering former residents who gave their lives for our country. Honored by Boy Scouts, veterans and community members, the following remembrances were read aloud at the ceremony that took place on Sunday, Nov. 11. Alexander G. Izlar was working as an electrician …

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Nov 23 2018

Isle Of Palms Holiday Street Festival

By Weston Smith for The Island Eye News Head down to Front Beach on Isle of Palms and help bring in the holiday season island style. The 7th Annual Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 2-7 p.m. on Ocean Blvd. This free event will have live music, …

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Nov 20 2018

Two Arrested In Connection With Isle Of Palms Thefts

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Photos courtesy of IOPPD. About six weeks ago, two arrests were made in conjunction with property crimes committed on Isle of Palms. Neither arrest was made on the island and police have yet to formally link the incidents, three in all. However, police do believe there …

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Nov 16 2018

Letter To The Editor: Thanks For Marina Fest Success

Dear Editor, It might rain. It might be cold. Maybe nobody shows up. It will take too many volunteers. All the things this IOP Exchange Club skeptic worried about….. and is glad he was wrong! It did rain, but the event was almost over. It was chilly with the wind off the water. But 500 …

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Nov 14 2018

Isle Of Palms Holiday Street Festival

By Weston Smith for Island Eye News Head down to Front Beach on Isle of Palms and help bring in the holiday season island style. The 7th Annual Isle of Palms Holiday Street Festival will be held on Saturday, December 1st from 2:00 to 7:00pm on Ocean Boulevard. This free event will have live music, …

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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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