Category: Sullivan’s Island

Jul 19 2018

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: July 2018

Dear Island Neighbors,  I hope you are enjoying your summertime here at our special place, and not letting the traffic and crowds get under your skin too much. The way I look at it, all that is the minimal price we pay for being lucky enough to live in a place that everyone wants to …

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Jul 18 2018

Sullivan’s Island Receives Excellent Bond Ratings

Staff Report for The Island Eye News “The Town of Sullivan’s Island is pleased with the excellent bond ratings it recently received from the nation’s two largest rating agencies,” said Mayor Pat O’Neil. “In connection with the Town’s issuance of approximately $20 million of Installment Purchase Revenue Bonds to finance improvements and upgrades to the …

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Jun 11 2018

BREAKING: Sullivan’s Island Considering Eliminating More Parking On Middle Street

Island Eye News Staff Report The Sullivan’s Island Public Safety Committee met Monday morning to discuss recommendations from a special ad hoc committee on parking. Council members Tim Reese and Chauncy Clark and Mayor Pat O’Neil have been tasked with coming up with ideas to address parking problems in the business district. Fire Chief Anthony …

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Jun 01 2018

‟Libraries Rock” This Summer

By Delores Schweitzer for The Island Eye News Are you ready to Rock and Roll this summer? The Poe library is part of the 16-branch Charleston County Public Library system, connecting patrons to great books, movies, and media of all types, along with wonderful performers, speakers and teachers. This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock” and …

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May 29 2018

Veterans Gear Up For Kiteboarding On Sullivan’s Island

By Patrick Fetter for The Island Eye News Beachgoers to the east end of Sullivan’s Island will soon see a small gathering of armed forces veterans with service related disabilities, facing new challenges in the exciting and demanding sport of kiteboarding. Led by volunteer instructors, and supported by local businesses and residents, these proud veterans …

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May 22 2018

2nd Annual Maritime Expo At Battery Gadsden

By Rick Reed for The Island Eye News Photos by Jason Ogden On June 9, the Battery Gadsden Cultural Center will host a daylong Wooden Boat Exhibition at the BGCC Grounds and Maritime Museum Exposition on the National Park Service’s Coast Guard Station Grounds. The Battery Gadsden Cultural Center, the National Park Service at Fort …

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May 14 2018

Lesson In Kite Boarding

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Scott Hyland of Sealand Sports on Sullivan’s Island instructs the IOP Fire Department on kite operation, in preparation for the summer beach activity.

May 11 2018

SiP Magazine Launches With Boathouse Party

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Contributing Editor Tuesday, May 1 saw the official launch of the 2018 edition of SiP Magazine, an annual, glossy magazine published by Lucky Dog News, owners of Island Eye News. The magazine, which covers Sullivan’s Island, Isle of Palms and Dewees, features stories about the people, places, history and …

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May 10 2018

Town Of Sullivan’s Island Appeals Appeal Of Resident’s Lawsuit

By Jennifer Tuohy, Island Eye News Contributing Editor A long-running lawsuit between The Town of Sullivan’s Island and Sullivan’s resident Paul Boehm almost came to a conclusion last month, when the South Carolina Court of Appeals upheld Judge Dennis’s ruling that Boehm’s garage apartment building on Goldbug Ave. was in fact a principal building and …

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May 01 2018

Dolphins Swim Team Registration Underway

By Susan Hill Smith for The Island Eye News Wild Dunes Dolphins Swim Team Head Coach Nick Tipling has seen a growing dedication from the team’s swimmers since he started leading them in 2016, and that makes him optimistic about the upcoming season, which kicks off the second week of May. “We have some good …

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