Tag: Years

Sep 04 2018

Flying High

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Photos by Laura Togami Two years of pole vaulting; fourth in the nation in his age group. Not bad for Jonathan Togami, third-generation Sullivan’s Islander. Not bad at all, except Hannah, his little sister, can one-up him. She can’t quite beat his personal best of 14’ …

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May 29 2018

Bell Seeks Registrar Of Deeds Office

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Eye News Staff Writer Patrick Bell has been one of Charleston County’s leading commercial real estate brokers for over 20 years. He won coveted Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) status awarded by the CCIM Institute, considered by many to be global standard for professional achievement in the industry. He has …

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May 11 2018

The Woman Behind The Songs

By Carol Antman For The Island Eye News Quiana Parler was 7 years old when she started voice lessons with the renowned June Bonner. “Sing your ass off no matter the audience.” June told her. “I wish I could say ‘thank-you’ now,” Quiana says. So would local and international audiences.  “I’ve always been a singer; …

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Mar 27 2018

Beyond The Pews

By Mimi Wood for The Island Eye News Having served 20 years as a chaplain in the United States Navy, Lieutenant Commander, USN Ret. Phil Clark, the new pastor at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church on Isle of Palms, is “getting used to ‘island time’.” Things are a tad slower here, considering, for instance, his first …

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Mar 21 2018

Kat Kenyon Retires After 13 Years

Photos by Ellen Miller  

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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Feb 21 2018

Nine Years Of Hope

By Morgan Ziegler for The Island Eye News These days charity oyster roasts in the Lowcountry come a dime a dozen on the half shell, so you need something special to help set you apart from the crowd. The 9th Annual “Hope on Goat” benefit hosted by Goat Island Gatherings and Barrier Island Eco Tours, …

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Feb 07 2018

Letter To The Editor: Wendy Kelly For Isle Of Palms Council

Dear Editor, Wendy Kelly is a neighbor whom I’ve known for over 15 years. She is a bright talented woman who is a small business owner and a mother who has raised her daughters on IOP. With her experiential knowledge of the Island and her keen intellect she will make a wonderful addition to city …

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Feb 06 2018

In Their Own Words

Staff Report for Island Eye News Sandy Ferencz and Wendy Kelly will face off in the Feb. 13 special election for the seat vacated by Jimmy Carroll on the Isle of Palms City Council. They are both long-time island residents. To better familiarize you with their platforms, the Island Eye News posed to them the …

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Dec 26 2017

Boathouse Celebrates 20 Years As Local Hotspot

By Mimi Wood, Senior Staff Writer for Island Eye News Richard Stoney’s life as a restaurateur started well before 1997, when he opened the doors to The Boathouse at Breach Inlet. “My father was not happy,” Stoney recalls, “when, as a 19 year-old college sophomore, I told him I was opening a bar” in downtown …

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