Aug 09 2019

Bird Banding On Sullivan’s Island

Staff Report for Island Eye News  Just in time for the annual bird migrations, Sarah Harper Diaz, a widely-recognized expert on Sullivan’s Island birds, will talk about the birds we can expect to visit our island.  She will highlight the migratory bird species that regularly use Sullivan’s Island as a stopover location or as breeding …

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Aug 09 2019

Choosing The Right Storm Protection

By Armor Building Solutions for The Island Eye News As we begin this hurricane season, it is important to understand what you can do to protect your home in the event of a storm. One of the best solutions is adding storm protection to your home. Whether you already have storm protection or are interested …

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Aug 08 2019

Police Encourage Diligence After Recent Golf Cart Thefts

By Brielle Asero for Island Eye News  Throughout the warm summer months, not only has the island been bustling with tourists and plenty of beach activity, it has also been experiencing a multitude of vehicle related crimes. In the month of June, eight golf carts had been stolen from homes around the Isle of Palms, including …

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Aug 08 2019

When Is It More Than Fatigue?

By John Saunders for Island Eye News Fatigue is a problem that often brings people to Doctors Care. Sometimes they just need some common-sense reminders: Get eight hours’ sleep, eat sensibly from the four basic food groups, exercise three to five days a week and keep weight under control. But sometimes fatigue is a sign of …

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Aug 07 2019

Preparing For 2019 Hurricane Season

By Sam Shrimer for Island Eye News After seeing several named storms in recent years, the Lowcountry is on high alert each summer heading into hurricane season. Just last year, Hurricane Florence caused over $2 billion in insured losses with record-breaking rainfall on the coasts of North and South Carolina. In 2017, we witnessed Hurricane …

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Aug 06 2019

Taking Inventory

By Mary Pringle for Island Eye News  We have reached the busiest point in the 2019 nesting season when hatchlings are coming out of the nests and new nests are still being laid. The average incubation time is 45 to 60 days. These eggs depend on constant heat in the sun-warmed sand to develop and hatch. …

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Aug 05 2019

New Single Now Streaming On Spotify

Staff Report for Island Eye News  “Anything but Yellow,” by rising star Haley Mae Campbell, has hit the ground running. After performing it at CMA Fest on the Acoustic Corner Stage sponsored by ASCAP, the track debuted on Spotify’s “New Music Nashville” playlist and quickly gained traction. After jumping up the ranks to “Breakout Country” …

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Aug 02 2019

Sullivan’s Island Town Council: July 16, 2019

By Gregg Bragg for Island Eye News  Several instances of foreshadowing marked the July 16 meeting of Sullivan’s Island Town Council (TOSI) beginning with the invocation. Council member Chauncey Clark requested “safe travels” for the town administrator during his prayer. The jovial comment elicited a smattering of knowing chuckles and emphatic “Amens,” which were lost on …

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Aug 01 2019

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: August 2019

By Jimmy Carroll for Island Eye News  With the summer peak of July 4th week having come and gone, we slowly go through the summer with the heat, humidity, traffic and parking that comes with it.  Our July 4th fireworks display was the best one yet, and thanks to our wonderful city staff the day went …

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Jul 31 2019

Isle Of Palms Resident Scott Pierce To Run For Council

Staff Report For Island Eye News With many challenges and opportunities to address over the next several years, Pierce would like to offer his help and representation for the benefit of residents. During his 28-year career as an executive for Verizon Communications, Pierce held a variety of positions in numerous areas including Global Operations, Customer …

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