Nov 21

Seabrook Island Artist Guild Names November Artist And Photographer Of The Month

Brenda Tilson

Artist Of The Month Brenda Tilson Some folks call it Fly-Over Country. Others call it Middle America. It can also be referred to as Down-On The-Farm, or The Range. Regardless of the name, as American’s culture becomes increasingly urbanized, many people have never ventured out of the city limits and set foot on a farm. …

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Nov 21

Seasons Of The South: Green Bean And Wild Mushroom Ragout With Crispy-Fried Onion Rings

Green Bean and Wild Mushroom Ragout with Crispy-Fried Onion Rings

By Marilyn Markel for Island Connection There is nothing traditional about this green bean casserole, or ragu. It’s full of the traditional flavors and then some. Take your Thanksgiving sides up a notch and try this on turkey day. Ingredients Green Bean and Wild Mushroom Ragout 1 lb haricot vert, trimmed 1 Tbsp olive oil …

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Nov 20

Kiawah Girlfriends Pledge To Give Back

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By Margaret Pilarski for The Island Connection Inspiration for Ginny Larence came from a bookshelf on the other side of the country. It was 2012 and she was vacationing out West in a rented stranger’s house, but immediately felt a kinship with the home’s owner. “I felt like she and I were separated at birth: …

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Nov 20

Seasons Of The South: Roasted Pumpkin With Sage

Roasted Pumpkin With Sage

By Marilyn Markel for The Island Connection I recently made this for a photo shoot and found myself snacking on the pumpkin all day. This is delicious and nutritious and be sure to by cooking pumpkins! Serves 6. Ingredients • 1 medium pumpkin, equals about 8 cups chopped • ¼ cup olive oil • 2 …

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Nov 19

Kiawah Town Council, November 4, 2014

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer While it wasn’t as full as the previous week’s Public Hearings, Town Hall chambers were well populated for the Nov. 4 meeting of the Town of Kiawah Island Council. The audience included a large contingent from Johns Island, presumably present to witness the official vote on the …

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Nov 19

Thanksgiving Safety Tips

By Captain Chad Kelly for The Island Connection There is nothing better than family, friends, good food, and football to help us realize how much we have to be thankful for during the holidays. However, the same things listed can cause distractions and danger while preparing the food. We at St. Johns Fire District and …

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Nov 19

Dr. Fair To Speak On Pakistan

By David Brown for The Island Connection  The World Affairs Council of Charleston will present its third speaker of the season on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. at the Citadel Alumni Center. The subject is “The role of Pakistan in the context of the December 31st withdrawal of U.S. combat personnel from Afghanistan.” The …

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Nov 18

Kiawah Island Candidates Q&A

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By Jennifer Tuohy, The Island Connection Editor Every two years, the Town of Kiawah Island elects four council members and a mayor to serve as their voice, not only to the other island entities, but also to the county, state and nation. The election takes place Dec. 2, 2014. This year only one position is …

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Nov 18

Learning To Discern Ferns

Randy Howie holding  a “cotton candy” fern.

By Jennifer Tuohy for The Island Connection On November 10, the Kiawah Island Garden Club enjoyed a program by Randy Howie of Hyams Garden Center, about the variety of ferns that grow well in our area. He worked for years at Carolina Nursery before bringing his expertise to Hyams. He told us that there are …

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Nov 18

Andrea Petkovic Returns To Family Circle Cup

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By Arielle Alpino for The Island Connection  Family Circle Cup champion and World No. 13 Andrea Petkovic, will return to Charleston to defend her title at the 43rd Family Circle Cup, April 4 – April 12, 2015. Petkovic has made two previous appearances in Charleston, where she holds an 8-1 record. She defeated Jana Cepelova …

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