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May 16 2019

Academic Magnet Named Best School In United States

By Erica Taylor for The Island Eye News Academic Magnet High School has been named the Best High School in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The U.S. News Best High Schools rankings include data on more than 17,000 schools that were ranked on six factors based on their performance on state assessments …

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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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Oct 19 2018

Fall Brings Best Fishing Of The Year

By Geoff Bennett for Island Eye News Fall has arrived bringing with it cooler weather and shorter days. But don’t put your rods and reels away just yet because we’re about to experience the best fishing of the year! Fishermen will continue to find success with live bait but artificial lures should become increasingly productive. …

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Sep 03 2018

Ending Summer Season

By Geoff Bennett for The Island Eye News Fall is the best time to fish in Charleston as cooling water temperatures let fish know that they better eat heartily because food will begin to disappear shortly. There is still time to catch summer seasonal species like shark, Spanish mackerel and ladyfish. However, by mid-September they …

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Aug 24 2018

Sea Turtle CSI At Its Best

By Mary Pringle for The Island Eye News One of the most interesting things we get to do as Turtle Team members is to investigate the “scene of the crime” where a turtle has laid her eggs on the beach. We study the field signs to see where the eggs might be hidden, and we …

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Oct 18 2017

Best Fishing Of The Year Is Here

By Geoff Bennett for The Island Eye News Fall has arrived with cooler weather and shorter days. But don’t put your boat away just yet because we’re about to experience the best fishing of the year! Fishermen can continue to find success with live bait but artificial lures should become increasingly effective. Make time to …

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Oct 12 2017

Marina, Drainage Main Topics For Isle Of Palms City Council

By Emma Woodham for The Island Eye News Mayor Dick Cronin opened the October City Council meeting by announcing that Isle of Palms has been voted the Charleston Choice Best Family Beach for 2017. He then opened the floor to citizens’ comments. First to speak was John Dodds, representative for Barrier Isles, LLC doing business …

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Jul 05 2017

Eat With A Local

By Carol Antman for The Island Eye News  My best travel memories are the times I’ve connected with locals: tea at an Arab home in Jerusalem, being a houseguest in Peru, joining a camping group in France. Making friends, not just photographs. The burgeoning sharing economy has made these sorts of opportunities as easy as …

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Apr 12 2017

Best Race Ever

By Lauren Cook for Island Eye News Photos by Steve Rosamilia On Saturday, April 8 runners participated in the 8th Annual Run for Adela 5K/Walk – the only official 5K in Charleston that’s on the beach. The race was established in 2010 in memory of Adela Holmes Cook, a young Charleston native who passed away …

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Mar 03 2017

Sanford Proclaims Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough As Best Flavor

By Susan R. King for The Island Eye News Photos by Steve Rosamilia Congressman Mark Sanford visited Mrs. Allison King’s fourth grade class on Thursday, Feb. 23. The fourth graders are currently studying the founding of the United States. In addition to sharing some of his experiences, Congressman Sanford led the students in acting out …

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