Tag: Report

Aug 23 2018

Celebrating Local Art

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Perspective Gallery in Mt. Pleasant, SC is pleased to present “By Land and By Sea,” a collection of new oil paintings by featured artist, Ginny Versteegen. “By Land and By Sea” invites you into the landscapes of the Lowcountry through the eyes of contemporary impressionist Ginny Versteegen. Join …

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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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Jul 12 2018

Value Growing For Raffle Item

Staff Report for The Island Eye News Photos by Jim Reyland, Audio Productions, Inc. Excitement is building for the IOP Exchange Club’s next big event, to be held Nov. 10 at the Isle of Palms Marina. The festival fundraiser, to support the construction of a dock to be used for community programming, will feature live …

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Jun 19 2018

A Twist On Trash Pickup

Staff Report for The Island Eye News The newly created Isle of Palms Cleanup Crew is recruiting volunteers for a summer of weekly beach sweeps that also offer good, clean community fun. The sweeps start Monday, June 25, with a total of 11 scheduled through Labor Day. Each Monday evening, organizers will ask volunteers to …

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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 06 2018

Ask The County Council District 2 Candidates

The June 12 primary elections have significance for the Lowcountry, as we will be looking to fill seats at the national, state and county levels in this year’s election cycle. The Island Eye News posed six questions to our two candidates for County Council, District 2, which covers Sullivan’s Island, Isle of Palms, Mount Pleasant …

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May 16 2018

Watch Out For Beach Babes

Staff Report for The Island Eye News  This Memorial Day Weekend, Audubon South Carolina and Charleston Animal Society are urging beachgoers to be mindful of South Carolina’s original beach babes: the rare and declining bird species that nest on South Carolina’s beaches and barrier islands. “The beach is a fun place to be during the …

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May 15 2018

Summer Camps At The Citadel

Staff Report for Island Eye News Middle school STEAM camps The Citadel will host three weeks of science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) camps in June. The camps, which are for children in grades 4-8, will focus on a different STEAM-related topic each week. Citadel faculty, staff, cadets and volunteers staff the all-day camps. …

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May 15 2018

Charleston Forum Prepares June Event

By Meaghan Norman for The Island Eye News The Charleston Forum is excited to announce the details for its second annual event June 21, at the Charleston Music Hall from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Born in honor of the victims of the 2015 Mother Emanuel AME Church shooting, and part of the official Emanuel 9 commemorative …

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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.