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Date registered: June 12, 2009

Latest posts

  1. Women Building Homes And Hope — May 26, 2017
  2. Seabrook Island Dogs And Humans Raise Funds For Animal Sanctuary — May 25, 2017
  3. Classic Cars Return To Kiawah Island — May 24, 2017
  4. Charleston Area Therapeutic Riding Event Raises Funds For Student Scholarship Program — May 19, 2017
  5. Plan Time To Rest, Restore, And Renew — May 19, 2017

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  1. Op Ed: The argument for building the Greenway now — 7 comments
  2. Plans For Kiawah Town Hall Uncovered — 7 comments
  3. The Beached Dog bellies up to the Bohicket Marina — 6 comments
  4. Local café finds new home on the Stono: Stono Café opens at St. Johns Yacht Harbor — 4 comments
  5. James Island officially opposes I-526 extension — 3 comments

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May 11 2017

Agreement Between Kiawah Island Utility and Kiawah Island Community Association Approved

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer The weather on May 2 was too nice to be inside, and attendance for the council meeting of the Town of Kiawah Island (TOKI) reflected it. Few were there who didn’t have to be, and an eerie hush prevailed as minutes were approved. The mayor then informed …

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May 10 2017

Seabrook Island Town Council Discusses FEMA Reimbursement

By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer The mayor wondered aloud if the agenda for Seabrook Island’s April 24 town council meeting had been posted in accordance with the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Faye Albritton assured him it had, and council got right to work approving two sets of meeting minutes; …

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May 09 2017

Participants March For Science


By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer The first ever Earth Day was held on Wednesday April 22, 1970 and quickly became an annual event. It gained momentum in the ensuing 47 years, and in 2017 tens of thousands of people marched in over 600 cities, and all seven continents were represented, according to …

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May 05 2017

Dutch Tall Ship Celebrates 100-year Anniversary


By Elvira Beetstra for The Island Connection Tall Ship ‘Oosterschelde’ will be visiting the city of Charleston for the maritime festival Tall Ships Charleston from May 19 to 21. This year the ship turns 100 years old and she still sails the world seas like never before. Everyone is welcome on board during the event …

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May 04 2017

Portuguese Man O’ War Alert

(Photo by Kiawah Island Beach Patrol)

By Stephanie Braswell for Island Connection Today, the Town’s Beach Patrol reported that roughly 15 Portuguese Man o’ War have washed up along Kiawah’s beach in the last two days. While this number is not alarming and is in line with what Kiawah sees each year, please be mindful that other coastal communities are experiencing …

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May 04 2017

Fundraiser To Benefit The Hebron St. Francis Senior Center

Margaret Cohen, Cook. 300. Hebron Center

By Nancy Butler for The Island Connection Join the ladies of the Hebron Center as they cook up true southern style fare for the weeklong “Food for the Soul” lunch at The Old Hebron Center, 4058 Betsy Kerrison Parkway, Johns Island. A $15 donation will be collected with proceeds benefitting the many programs at the …

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May 03 2017

Holy City Hogs Lets “Pigs Be Pigs”


By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer Huff and puff all you like, but Holy City Hogs is a local business built to last. Tank Jackson already had his own landscaping business, and started raising pigs as a hobby in 2011. The initial idea was better quality food for personal use, but it worked …

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May 02 2017

Timbers Resorts Breaks Ground On Beachfront


By Nichole Hazard for The Island Connection Timbers Resorts, an international and highly regarded developer and operator of private boutique resorts and residence clubs, announced in March that it is expanding into one of the country’s most sought-after destinations, Kiawah Island. Timbers Kiawah Ocean Club & Residences will be the first Private Residence Club on …

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May 02 2017

Sea Island Hunger Awareness Foundation Distributes Fresh Veggies

Foundation-Produce Giveaway

By Dave Osborn for The Island Connection On Saturday, April 1, The Sea Island Hunger Awareness Foundation held a Fresh Produce Giveaway at Hebron Zion Presbyterian Church on Johns Island. During this festive event, volunteers distributed 600 lbs. of eggplant, 2,270 lbs. of cabbage, 600 lbs. of green peppers and 840 lbs. of cucumbers for …

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May 01 2017

From Road Bikes To Tricycles At The First Annual Kiawah Island Kid’s Triathlon


By Gregg Bragg, The Island Connection Staff Writer Any apprehensions about a tepid response to the Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s (KIGR) first ever triathlon for kids would prove false. 250 participants and an estimated 900 spectators showed up in Night Heron Park for the event starting at 7 a.m. on the morning of Easter eve. …

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