May 18 2010

Beep! Beep! Cars in the Park on Kiawah

By Jessica Richardson Despite drizzling rain and gray skies, the third annual Cars in the Park auto show, presented by the Kiawah Island Community Association, was a smashing success! Over 300 automobile lovers of all ages enjoyed leisurely strolls through rows of classic and exotic treasures displayed throughout Kiawah’s Night Heron Park soccer field. From …

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May 18 2010

Charleston Breast Center Golf Classic: A Tribute to Pete Radding

Provided by Olivia French The Charleston Breast Center will hold its inaugural golf tournament on Monday, June 7, at Cassique on Kiawah Island. The tournament is a tribute to the late Pete Radding who died in a plane crash on October 21, 2009, in Summerville. Pete Radding was a remarkable man who is greatly missed. …

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May 18 2010

BIFMC 3rd Annual Celebrity Golf Invitational

Barrier Island Free Medical Clinic on Maybank Road, Johns Island, has only been serving the sea islands for a little over four years, but they have already become an invaluable asset to our island communities. To help support their ongoing efforts of providing primary health care to uninsured adults living at or below 200% of …

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May 18 2010

Memorial Day at Freshfields

This Memorial Day weekend, join Freshfields Village and commemorate the service of our nation’s fallen soldiers with three nights of free live music on the Village Green from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. The celebration begins on Friday May 28, with a live performance by The Men of Distinction. This seven-piece band offers everything from …

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May 18 2010

Dedicating the Kiawah bike path

On Monday, May 3, a small group of engineers, contractors and planners gathered together at Cassique Club House on Kiawah Island to dedicate a project almost 15 years in the making. The Kiawah Bike Path, completed earlier this year, was a significantly time-consuming effort that resulted in a beautiful, scenic and most importantly, safe means …

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May 18 2010

Three centuries of worship

Provided by Johns Island Presbyterian Church For 300 years, Johns Island Presbyterian Church has welcomed residents of the sea islands with open arms. Its beautifully handcrafted doors have stood open for 15 generations of weddings, funerals, holidays and Sunday services, and now, as they approach their tercentennial anniversary, Johns Island Presbyterian is offering island residents …

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Apr 30 2010

New Moon over Johns Island (I think we already created the title in the cover …)

Over the past couple of years there has been an amazing influx of new restaurants on Johns Island. Springing up in various locations along Maybank Highway, these blossoming eateries are in part a response to the vast array of produce grown on the island. Chefs who formerly spent their entire lives in major metropolises or …

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Apr 30 2010

Update on the River Course fire

By Tom Kulick, Commissioner, St. John’s Fire District At the Town of Kiawah Island’s Public Safety Committee meeting on Tuesday, April 20, Chief Karl Ristow of the St. John’s Fire Department gave an update on the independent investigation being conducted by the North Charleston Fire Department (NCFD) of the fire at the River Course Clubhouse, …

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Apr 30 2010

Time for an old-timey spring picnic

For a while it was known as the Sweet Corn Festival, but even though one of the most delicious and nostalgic things in the world is that first bite of sweet corn straight off the stalk and still warm from the afternoon sun, “It was just too bloomin’ hot,” said Thomas Legare. So instead of …

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Apr 30 2010

4th Annual Wine Festival at Freshfields Village

The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of South Carolina will host its 4th Annual Wine Festival at Freshfields Village on Saturday, May 1, 2010, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Tickets include the opportunity to taste over 85 select wines from around the world, authentic Charleston cuisine by Lowcountry Eats, and live music by Phenomena Jazz Trio. All …

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