Apr 01 2019

Art On The Beach – Chefs In The Kitchen Celebrates 20 Years

By Charleston Pro Bono Marketing for The Island Eye News Art on the Beach – Chefs in the Kitchen, the largest annual fundraiser benefiting Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services, is celebrating its 20th anniversary on November 10, 2019. This highly anticipated event includes a tour of several beautiful homes on Sullivan’s Island, exhibitions set up …

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Apr 01 2019

28th Annual Lowcountry Cajun Festival

By Renee Dickenson for The Island Eye News Come enjoy a taste of Louisiana Cajun fun right here in the Lowcountry. The 28th Annual Lowcountry Cajun Festival returns to James Island County Park on Sunday, April 7 from 12–6 p.m. This ragin’ Cajun Festival features a full day of Zydeco music, authentic Cajun and Creole …

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Mar 29 2019

Sullivan’s Island Town Council Meeting: March 19, 2019

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Eye News Staff Writer The Sullivan’s Island Town Council seems to have found the key to citizen engagement; celebrate the contributions of concerned residents. Town Hall was stacked to the rafters for the third consecutive month at the March 19 meeting. Mayor O’Neil’s act of turning to a proclamation in …

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Mar 29 2019

General Glenn M. Walters Becomes 20th Citadel President

By Kimberly Keelor for The Island Eye News Gen. Glenn M. Walters, (Ret.) USMC, a member of The Citadel Class of 1979, assumed his responsibilities as President of The Citadel in October 2018. Forty-three years ago, he reported to the college for matriculation. “I was a 128-pound skinny little thing when I got down here. …

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Mar 28 2019

Isle Of Palms Mayor’s Message: April 2019

  The flowers are in bloom, the sun is shining, and the beach will be the place to be this summer! We have been busy implementing our capital improvement projects and planning for our future.  Improving drainage infrastructure on the island continues to be one of our top priorities. Thomas & Hutton is designing several …

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Mar 28 2019

Piccolo Spoleto Call For Submissions

Submitted by The City of Charleston for The Island Eye News The 2019 Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Exhibition is sponsored by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs and is open to all SC residents. Awards for the Exhibition include $100 each for Best Photography, Best Printmaking, Best Sculpture, Best Painting, and Best Drawing; …

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Mar 27 2019

The Run For Town Council

The Town of Sullivan’s Island will hold its municipal elections on Tuesday, May 7. Five candidates are vying for three seats on Town Council, which will carry them through 2023. Interested to know where the candidates stand on popular issues, The Island Eye invited them to answer the following three questions. We will run three …

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Mar 27 2019

South Carolina Aquarium Finalist For National Honor

By Julia Zamrowski for The Island Eye News The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced that South Carolina’s South Carolina Aquarium is among the 30 finalists for the 2019 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. The National Medal is the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for service to their …

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Mar 26 2019

Run For Adela

By Hollen Sellers for The Island Eye News Lowcountry runners and walkers will head to the beach Saturday, April 13, at 8:30 a.m. to participate in the 10th Annual and Grand Finale Run for Adela 5K Run/Walk Presented by Johnson & Johnson Insurance. The Run for Adela is the only 5K held on Sullivan’s Island …

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Mar 26 2019

Tired Of Flushing Money Down The Drain?

By Nandini McCauley for The Island Eye News College of Charleston Theatre and Dance closes its 2018-2019 season with the hilarious, Tony Awardwinning comedy Urinetown, directed by artist-in-residence Bret Shuford with musical direction by Laura Turner. While the show is lighthearted in nature, it shares with audiences a glimpse of serious issues tied to the …

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