May 15 2019

Mark Your Calendar

By Aaron Sweet for The Island Eye News The 2019 Isle of Palms Beach Run will take place Saturday, July 27 on Front Beach, behind the Windjammer on the Isle of Palms. Competitors can enter in the following divisions; 5K Run/Walk or 10K Run.  The race begins at 8 a.m. Youth Fun Runs start at …

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May 15 2019

Letter To The Editor: Support For Tidal Wave

Dear Mr. Mayor and Isle of Palms Council members: We are writing today to show our support for the Tidal Wave business at the IOP Marina. We have lived on the lsle of Palms and now Goat Island for 30 years. We also own a slip in Wild Dunes Yacht Harbor. We realize the land …

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May 14 2019

Best Finds At Low Tide

By Mimi Wood, The Island Eye News Staff Writer “Walking the beach, searching for treasures, you usually get your best finds at low tide,” Kristine Ratner observes. Hence the name of her husband Sam’s new venture: Low Tide Liquidation. He’s beyond excited to have recently taken ownership of the overstock shop tucked into the southeast …

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May 14 2019

Local Rider In Great Cycle Challenge

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Lisa Giuliani, a resident of Charleston, is planning to ride 300 miles and raise $2,500 during the month of June for Children’s Cancer Research Fund (CCRF) in support of its 5th annual Great Cycle Challenge USA. Great Cycle Challenge USA encourages cyclists across the United States to challenge …

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May 13 2019

Shellfish Harvesting Season To Close May 31

By Erin Weeks for Island Eye News South Carolina’s 2018-2019 season for the harvest of oysters, mussels, clams and all other bivalves from State Shellfish Grounds and Public Shellfish Grounds will close on Friday, May 31, 2019 at one half hour after official sunset, according to South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) officials. Because …

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May 13 2019

University School Of The Lowcountry Students Volunteer At Food Bank

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Students from Mount Pleasant’s University School of the Lowcountry participated in their Day of Service at the Lowcountry Food Bank on May 1. The young volunteers packed boxes of canned produce and protein for distribution to schools and senior centers. The Lowcountry Food Bank serves over 200,000 people …

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May 13 2019

Turtle Season Off To Early Start

By SC DNR for The Island Eye News The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is pleased to report the beginning of the state’s sea turtle nesting season, which opened with two unusual nesting events. Sometime during the night of Thursday, April 25, a loggerhead female came ashore on Kiawah Island and laid the first …

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May 10 2019

Isle Of Palms Exchange Club Signs Contract

By Katy Calloway, The Island Eye News Managing Editor The sun was shining on the Isle of Palms Exchange Club as members of the Waterfront Improvement Committee gathered to sign the contract with Carolina Marine & Dock to begin construction on the Waterfront Improvement Project. Club President, Barby Harrington grinned as she signed the commitment …

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May 09 2019

Sullivan’s Island Mayor’s Message: May 2019

Dear Island Neighbors, Welcome to our Spring Fever Edition! You don’t have to look far or long to see that our busy season here on the Island is already upon us. Remember when Memorial Day was the clear start and Labor Day the clear finish of the busy season, and the rest of the year …

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May 09 2019

Methodist Church Isle of Palms Garage Sale, May 18

SATURDAY, MAY 18 WHAT:  GIANT CHURCH YARD SALE WHERE:  First United Methodist Church, 12 21st Avenue, Isle of Palms, SC 29451 WHEN:  Saturday, May 18 from 8am – 11am MORE INFORMATION:  Church-wide Garage Sale:  furniture, lamps, pictures, children’s toys, and miscellaneous kitchen must haves, come by and check out some great treasurers.