Tag: local

May 21 2019

Hands Across The Sand Unites Local Leaders

By Katy Calloway, The Island Eye News Managing Editor On Saturday, May 18, 17 locations across South Carolina advocated by joining hands in protest against offshore drilling. Local politicians, community leaders and activists gathered at the Folly Beach Pier for this 10th annual event, hosted by Oceana South Carolina, Don’t Drill Lowcountry and the Coastal …

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May 14 2019

Local Rider In Great Cycle Challenge

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Lisa Giuliani, a resident of Charleston, is planning to ride 300 miles and raise $2,500 during the month of June for Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) in support of its 5th annual Great Cycle Challenge USA. Great Cycle Challenge USA encourages cyclists across the United States to challenge …

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Mar 14 2019

Local Star Releases New Single

By Katie O’Brien for The Island Eye News Rising star Haley Mae Campbell’s latest single, an upbeat, energetic song about a classic loophole phrase, is now available at all digital retailers and streaming services for preorder, and will be officially released on March 15. Written by Campbell alongside Jerry Jacobs, Asking for a Friend is …

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Mar 06 2019

Local Physical Therapist Writes Book On Sciatica Relief

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Local business owner Dean Volk, PT, MPT recently became a published author by releasing “Sciatica Relief Now – I Helped My Wife Overcome Excruciating Sciatica, Now It’s Your Turn.”  Owner of two local physical therapy clinics, Volk Physical Therapy of Concord and Harrisburg, has been serving the Cabarrus …

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Jan 04 2019

Local Siblings Support Local Outreach

The Island Eye News Staff Report Christmas is the season of giving and one Sullivan’s Island 8-year-old certainly did that this year. With help from his big brother and the Sullivan’s Island Co-op, Tanner Volkmann raised more than $150 to provide Christmas gifts for three kids through the East Cooper Community Outreach Adopt-a-Family holiday program. …

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Oct 23 2018

Local Politicians Endorse Joe Cunningham

Staff Report for Island Eye News Mayors of Sullivan’s Island and Isle Of Palms joined local politicians in endorsing Joe Cunningham at Shem Creek Park this afternoon.

Oct 16 2018

Marina Fest Hosts Local Mascots

By IOP Exchange Club for Island Eye News Charlie the RiverDogs mascot will be making a much-anticipated visit to the IOP Marina Festival on Sunday, Nov. 4. The highly sought after Lowcountry mascot is always a crowd pleaser with children and adults of all ages. This cuddly overstuffed all around fun loving dude will be …

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Sep 12 2018

Democrat Joe Cunningham Gains Local Support

By Gregg Bragg, Island Eye News Sr. Staff Writer Joe Cunningham is on the ballot for South Carolina’s first congressional district (SC-1). He says; “We need common sense, not chaos. We have to put people over politics, and country before party.” Cunningham prefers making himself available in person, and has been busy with “Meet & …

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Aug 28 2018

NV Realty Group Hosts Local Art Initiative To Benefit Local Children’s Charity

By Kathleen Radenbaugh for Island Eye News NV Realty Group (formerly Golden Bear Realty) will host an art reception and exhibit of the works of local Charleston Artist, Marcia Mathias, on Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm. All residents, art enthusiasts, and friends are welcome to attend. This is NV Realty Group’s 8th …

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Aug 23 2018

Celebrating Local Art

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Perspective Gallery in Mt. Pleasant, SC is pleased to present “By Land and By Sea,” a collection of new oil paintings by featured artist, Ginny Versteegen. “By Land and By Sea” invites you into the landscapes of the Lowcountry through the eyes of contemporary impressionist Ginny Versteegen. Join …

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