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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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Feb 23 2018

Lucky Dog Club: Buddy, Bonzo, and Hendrix Crider

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Ages: 9 yrs, 4 yrs, & 11 months Hometown: IOP/Johns Island Owner: Elizabeth Crider Food: no-grain dry food & some canned food Favorite Treat: These three prefer any toy to a treat Vet:  Johns Island Animal Hospital & Animal Med Center of Mt. Pleasant Our Story: We love …

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Jan 26 2018

Op-Ed: Building A Village, Part I

By Rick Reed for The Island Eye News With the small town feel, laid back lifestyles and many activities and needs within walking or biking distance; Sullivan’s Island has the opportunity to be what used to be connected neighborhoods and intergenerational community. Urban planning, sprawl, unfettered growth, isolation of age groups into silos (ghettos even) …

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Sep 19 2017

Isle Of Palms Community Wellness Fair To Offer Flu Shots, Screenings

By Andy Sinwald for The Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms has once again partnered with East Cooper Medical Center and Harris Teeter for the annual IOP Community Wellness Fair on Friday, Sept. 22 from 7 – 11 a.m. The event takes place at the IOP Recreation Center located at #24 28th …

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Jul 26 2017

Lightning Strikes Three On Isle Of Palms

By Katy Calloway for The Island Eye News At 12:44, on July 16, the Isle of Palms Fire Department and Charleston County EMS responded to a call reporting eight people stuck by lightning in Wild Dunes. At the scene, three adults had been stuck while on an open boardwalk at Ocean Point. One of the …

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Oct 11 2016

Winter Wellness

Staff Report for Island Eye News Over 20 healthcare professionals, specialists and other health-and- wellness agencies from Charleston and Mount Pleasant volunteered at the Isle of Palms Community Wellness Fair on Thurs. Sept. 22, offering free blood work to the public from the East Cooper Medical Center. The services included cholesterol screenings and flu shots, …

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Sep 22 2016

$14,000 STEM Education Boost

The East Cooper Medical Center Community Fund gifted 14 East Cooper schools each with a $1,000 grant, on Sept. 15. Jason Alexander, CEO at East Cooper Medical Center, presented a donation to each school’s principal in a ceremony at the hospital. The donations are intended to be used for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) …

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Sep 15 2016

Isle Of Palms Community Wellness Fair Designed To Help You Stay Healthy

By Andy Sinwald for Island Eye News The City of Isle of Palms has partnered with East Cooper Medical Center and Harris Teeter for the IOP Community Wellness Fair on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 7 to 11 a.m. The event takes place at the Isle of Palms Recreation Center at 24 28th Ave. Over 20 …

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Aug 29 2016

Sullivan’s Island Police Report: July 2016

07/01 – A complainant reported that someone removed her bicycle from under her staircase where it had been stored. 07/02 – A subject located at Station 22 and Middle Street was grossly intoxicated and unable to provide information in order that he could get to a safe place. The subject was arrested and lodged in …

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Feb 19 2016

Letter To The Editor: The Concerns

Dear Editor, In the ongoing public debate about a land management plan being crafted by Sullivan’s Island Town Council some concerns have been expressed, by property owners living adjacent to the coastal forest, about apparent “threats” that it poses for residents and property. As this debate continues we have to apply some common sense principles. …

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