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Jan 26 2019

Art Initiative

By Kathleen Radenbaugh for Island Connection   Join us on January 31, 2019 as NV Realty Group (formerly Golden Bear Realty) will host an art reception and exhibit of the works of local Charleston Artists, Barbara Greaux and Kathy Lynn Goldbach, on Thursday, January 31st, 2019 from 5pm-7pm. All residents, art enthusiasts, and friends are …

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Jan 25 2019

Letter To The Editor: Thank You!

Our hearts are overflowing With such gratitude and joy, Your generous donations Provided every girl and boy A chance to believe in Christmas magic, Oh how we’d love to have seen their glee When they woke up Christmas morning To find what waited ‘neath their tree. Over 120 children, in families big and small, Received …

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Jan 24 2019

Veteran’s Day Charitable Golf Outing

By Alan Armstrong for The Island Connection On a beautiful Monday in late November, Lowcountry golfers teed up in the 7th Annual Seabrook Island Veteran’s Day Charitable Golf Tournament to honor veterans for their service to our country and raise money to support the Fisher House Charleston and the Ralph Johnson Veterans Hospital in Charleston. …

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Jan 24 2019

Audubon South Carolina Urges Energy Reform In 2019 State Legislature

By Sarah McKenna for The Island Connection Audubon South Carolina is urging the South Carolina General Assembly to pass an innovative, comprehensive energy modernization bill that expands access to solar energy for consumers and businesses. Adopting responsible solar energy benefits birds and people by preserving the quality of South Carolina’s natural resources, stimulating job creation …

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Jan 23 2019

Dr. Sally Selden Is Citadel’s Provost And Dean Of College

By Kimberly Keelor for The Island Connection The president of The Citadel has selected his new second in command. Sally Selden, Ph.D., SPHR, will take over as provost and dean of the college in June. Selden is in her 18th year at University of Lynchburg in Virginia where she served in numerous leadership positions. Most …

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Jan 23 2019

CSOL, Inc. Designer Showhouse

By David M. Savard for The Island Connection An elegant 1903 high-style Queen Anne Victorian on Charleston’s beautiful Rutledge Avenue, South of Broad, will be featured as the 42 nd annual Charleston Symphony Orchestra League, Inc. (CSOL® ) Symphony Designer Showhouse. Opening March 27, 2019, the house will display three levels of exquisite spaces presented …

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Jan 22 2019

Seabrook Island Natural History Guild Program Explores Primate Protection

By Norman Powers for The Island Connection Dr. Shirley McGreal, founder of the Summerville-based International Primate Protection League, will be the guest speaker for the February SINHG Evening Program on Thursday Feb. 14 at the Lake House. Born and raised in Britain, Dr. McGreal received her doctorate in education in India and had been living …

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Jan 22 2019

Soul Of The Lowcountry’s 4th Oyster Roast

By Maggie Carragher for The Island Connection Photos by Becky Woods On Saturday, Feb. 23 from 1-4 p.m., Lindsay and Kate Nevin will host the 4th Annual Soul of the Lowcountry Oyster Roast at their home at Sunlean on Johns Island. Tickets include a catered oyster roast, local brews and spirits, and live music. This …

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Jan 21 2019

Kiawah Arts And Events Council Update

By Keely Laughlin for The Island Connection Arts & Cultural Events Ticket Policy  Release and Distribution All events are open to the public and tickets for events are available at the Town of Kiawah Island Municipal Center (4475 Betsy Kerrison Parkway) and online on a first come, first served basis. Ticket release dates are two …

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Jan 18 2019

Ambassador Program Fosters Inclusion And Peer-To-Peer Learning

By Erica Taylor for The Island Connection Photos courtesy of CCSD Bilingual students at St. John’s High School are setting the example for what a successful high school student looks like. They are taking ownership of their education by participating in the new Ambassador Program that pairs non-English speaking students with a Heritage speaking student. …

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