Tag: Third

Sep 04 2018

Empowering Women After Abuse

By Gregg Bragg,  Island Eye News Sr. Staff Writer The third annual Hope Walk is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 15 and will kick off at 8 a.m. on the Charleston side of the Ravenel Bridge (look for the tents and banners). Victims of domestic violence will march in cathartic unity, empowering each other and the …

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Oct 18 2017

Shine A Little Love For Parkinson’s Research

The Island Eye News Staff Report The 3rd annual SALL Fest comes together to bring an award-winning line-up to The Windjammer in Isle of Palms. This impassioned music fest came to life following Brian Collins’ hit single, “Shine a Little Love” and has doubled in size since its inception. The 2017 SALL Fest boasts twenty-four …

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Sep 13 2017

Incumbent Barbara Bergwerf Announces Run For Third Isle Of Palms Council Term

By Barbara Bergwerf for Island Eye News I want to thank the citizens of Isle of Palms for allowing me to serve the city for the past eight years. It has been a privilege, a challenge and a pleasure. My husband, Ben, and I have been on the island for 17 years. During that time …

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Aug 18 2017

National Night Out On Isle Of Palms

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Tuesday evening, Aug. 1 found approximately 275 neighbors at The Rec, mingling with a cadre of the Island’s finest, attending the IOP’s Third Annual National Night Out. Crime Prevention Specialist and Community Relations Officer Louise Hardy ordered up a picture-perfect night, which sought to “promote policecommunity …

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Mar 10 2017

Windjammer Polar Plunge Raises Money For Special Olympics

By Deputy Chief Stan Gragg for The Island Eye News Photos by Steve Rosamilia On Saturday, Feb. 18, a group of dedicated law enforcement officers partnered with the Windjammer to host the 3rd Annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. Registration began in the morning and the entertainment kicked off shortly thereafter thanks to the band …

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Dec 23 2016

Scouts Compete In Raingutter Regatta

By Carol Killough for Island Eye News Pack 59 Cub Scouts recently held their raingutter regatta at the Island Club on Sullivan’s Island. Over 30 boys competed in design and speed competitions. For the design competition each scout voted on his favorite two boats which each scout built, painted and decorated using the official raingutter …

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Jan 16 2016

Holiday Festival Of Lights Honored

By Sarah Reynolds for Island Eye News The Holiday Festival of Lights at James Island County Park was honored recently as third Best Holiday Festival in the United States by the 10Best Readers’ Choice Award contest. Chosen by readers of USA TODAY and a panel of experts, the Holiday Festival of Lights was in the …

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Jan 14 2016

Dredging Up The Past

Staff Report for Island Eye News When the Isle of Palms executed a successful off-shore dredging project in 2008, a Civil War cannonball was dredged onto the beach. This relic from the past created a lot of excitement! It was evaluated by SWAT team members and a historian from Fort Moultrie. Deemed safe, the cannonball …

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Dec 22 2015

Parking Kick Off Meeting Well Attended

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Editor Photos by Steve Rosamilia After many, many months of planning, and many, many years of discussion prior to those months of planning, the Isle of Palms’ new Beach Season Parking Plan is finally here. The plan, put in place to mitigate excessive congestion and complaints from residents about …

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Nov 09 2015

Isle Of Palms Parking Plan Finally In Place

By Jake Lucas, Island Eye News Staff Writer The Isle of Palms city council unanimously passed the first reading of the latest plan to radically change parking on the island at its monthly meeting last Thursday. Beginning 2016, from May 15 to Sept. 15, the ordinance will make most of the island’s street parking only …

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