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Sep 17 2009

IOP Council Candidate: Marty Bettelli

Marty Bettelli has announced his candidacy for reelection. He has lived on the Isle of Palms since 1971, and his wife Linda grew up on Sullivan’s Island. He has two sons, a daughter, and one granddaughter. He retired from BellSouth after 33 years. He served in many capacities in their business systems organization and was …

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Sep 17 2009

IOP Council Candidate: Barbara Bergwerf

Provided by Barbara Bergwerf Barbara Bergwerf is running for re-election to the City Council on the Isle of Palms. Bergwerf brings valuable experience and insights into the needs of the City and its residents, having been a member of the Planning Commission for three years prior to winning her Council seat. In addition to her …

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Sep 17 2009

IOP Council Candidate: Ron Denton

Provided by Ron Denton I am running for City Council because there is a critical need for candidates who have experience with the City government, in-depth knowledge of the issues currently facing the island and who have proven their dedication to improve the quality of life for the residents. I am currently the Chairman of …

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Sep 17 2009

IOP Council Candidate: Barbara Gobien

Barb Gobien has lived on Isle of Palms since 1980. After completing a degree in Radiological Technology at the University of Rochester, she worked as a staff Technologist at Strong Memorial University Hospital for 10 years. She and her husband, Rolf, moved to South Carolina in 1979. On their arrival, Barb became an RT Supervisor …

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Sep 11 2009

Lip Sync, anyone?

For a night of fun and entertainment, join us at the Annual Wando Lip Sync Competition taking place Wednesday September 16 at 7pm in the Wando High School Performing Arts Center. Students will present costumed and choreographed performances to a variety of musical styles, including Top 40 and musical theatre selections from Rent to Aladdin. …

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Sep 10 2009

Sullivan’s Island Elementary School Day Celebrate 911 Day of Caring

Principal Susan King, Jay O’Dell of Johnnie Dodds Publix along with PTA President Susan Ballinger will kick off Sullivan’s Island Elementary School Day of Caring at 7:45 on Friday, September 11. The Day of Caring is an unforgettable, hands-on experience; participants get to actively improve the school and community while spending quality time together. Publix …

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Sep 09 2009

Husband stabs wife during IOP vacation

The peace and serenity associated with a typical Isle of Palms weekend was shattered for a visiting family from Aiken, SC, over the Labor Day weekend. On Sunday, Septem-ber 6, a domestic dispute resulted in a husband stabbing his wife in plain view. According to Isle of Palms Police Lieutenant Raymond Wright, 52 year-old David …

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Sep 04 2009

Socialize with the Garden Club – September 17

Gardening is a way of showing that you believe in tomorrow. ~ Author Unknown The Isle of Palms Garden Club invites everyone to join them for useful information and social networking on September 17, 2009. This meeting starts with horticulture questions and design review while enjoying delicious treats. The focus of this meeting is “Can …

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Sep 04 2009

Sullivan’s Island Town Council – August 18, 2009

Staff Report The Sullivan’s Island Town Council held their regular meeting on August 18. The meeting began with the recognition of former Councilman Everett Presson’s extensive work with the Council, as well as the individuals associated with the Police and Fire Departments who dedicated themselves and risked their own lives between July 9 and 13, …

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Sep 04 2009

Rules and reminders in Isle of Palms rentals

By Paul Robinson It’s an issue that has been bubbling to the political surface of the Isle of Palms for years: how to inform IOP guests of the local laws and do it in a way that still demonstrates the southern hospitality for which South Carolina is known. At the recent Isle of Palms Council …

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