Tag: walk

Sep 19 2018

26th Annual Isle Of Palms Connector Run/Walk For The Child

By Elizabeth Grantham for Island Eye News What are you doing on Saturday, Oct. 6? Members of the Isle of Palms Exchange Club hope that you, your friends, and family will be participating in the 26th Annual Isle of Palms Connector Run/Walk for the Child, on what is likely to be the most beautiful day …

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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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Aug 06 2018

Letter To The Editor: Dr. Hazel Announces Results Of Beach Study

Dr. Hazel has lived on Isle of Palms for the past six years and calls the Lowcountry home. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Round Valley in Park City, Utah, with a B.S. in Single Track Critter Studies. She logged over 4,000 miles of single-track trail, studying behavior of various sizes of …

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Apr 10 2018

9th Annual Run For Adela

By Hollen D. Sellars for The Island Eye News Runners and walkers from across the Lowcountry will gather Saturday, April 21 at 8:30 a.m. to participate in the 9th Annual Run for Adela 5K/ Walk Presented by Johnson & Johnson Insurance – the only 5K in Charleston that’s on the beach. The race was established …

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Nov 18 2017

$40,00 Donated To Local Child Abuse Prevention

Staff Report for Island Eye News Festivity filled the Isle of Palms Exchange Club October 26th, in celebration of the 25th Annual Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child – always held the first Saturday in October. This year the club was pleased to donate $40,000 to nine local organizations who work …

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Apr 19 2017

Sullivan’s Island Resident Making A Tangible Impact

By Brent Petri for The Island Eye News Since its conception four years ago, the Lowcountry based nonprofit organization, Walk Nicaragua, has provided much needed assistance to a country that lacks the resources to help itself. Walk Nicaragua is a cooperative effort between Dr. H. Del Schutte of the Charleston Institute of Advanced Orthopedics, and …

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Apr 12 2017

Best Race Ever

By Lauren Cook for Island Eye News Photos by Steve Rosamilia On Saturday, April 8 runners participated in the 8th Annual Run for Adela 5K/Walk – the only official 5K in Charleston that’s on the beach. The race was established in 2010 in memory of Adela Holmes Cook, a young Charleston native who passed away …

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Sep 05 2016

Turtle Trek

Staff Reports for Island Eye News The inaugural South Carolina Aquarium Turtle Trek, a 5K sunset beach run/walk, will take place Saturday, Sept. 10, starting at Isle of Palms County Park. The Turtle Trek will raise awareness for Sea Turtle Recovery, a new exhibit opening in spring 2017, and the aquarium’s conservation initiatives. All proceeds …

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May 10 2016

Who’s Been Sleeping In My Bed?!

Island resident Nicole Streetman took these photos on her morning walk on the Isle of Palms around 39th Avenue on April 26. According to Streetmen, the previous evening the S.C. Department of Natural Resources was called out to remove an alligator from the surf. It disappeared out of sight for a long while, and was …

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May 04 2016

Running For Love

Photos by Steve Rosamilia Saturday, April 16, the beaches of Sullivan’s Island were crowded with competitors seeking to Run for Adela by participating in the only 5K run/walk held on the beach there. For the little ones the one mile fun run offered a chance for younger runners to get in on the action. The …

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