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Jan 21 2020

Heels On For Hope

Provided for Island Connection Model Erin Kienzle Florence Crittenton Programs of SC invites you to kick up your heels and raise a glass at the 7th Annual Wine Women & Shoes presented by The Woodhouse Day Spa & Boutique at The Gaillard Center on Thursday, Mar. 12 from 6-9:30 p.m. An irresistible blend of fashion and …

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Jan 20 2020

Kiawah Island Parkway Project

By Stephanie Braswell Edgerton for The Island Connection In December, the Town of Kiawah Island announced plans for a project that would include improvements to the landscaping between the roundabout and the main gate on Kiawah Island Parkway. Outdoor Spatial Design was selected to design the landscaping component, and initial conceptual renderings were distributed to …

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Jan 20 2020

Master Painter

By Sharon Peck for The Island Connection The Seabrook Island Artist Guild will welcome one of the country’s premier coastal landscape painters to its Feb. 18 meeting. Sergio Roffo, an elected fellow of both the American Society of Marine Artists and the Guild of Boston Artists, will be the demo artist at 2 p.m. at …

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Jan 17 2020

Online Filing

From SCDOR for The Island Connection The South Carolina Department of Revenue and the Internal Revenue Service will begin accepting Individual Income Tax returns on Jan. 27, 2020. To ensure faster and more accurate processing of your return and refund, the SCDOR encourages taxpayers to file electronically and choose direct deposit. Last year, 90% of …

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Jan 17 2020

Artist Of The Month

By Sharon Peck for The Island Connection In January, the Seabrook Island Artist Guild will showcase one of its long-time and most active members, Artist of the Month Walter Czander.  Czander’s passion for art started in high school and was nurtured by Margaret Sullivan, a renowned artist and instructor. After a career in engineering that …

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Jan 16 2020

40 Years And Counting

By Jacqui McGuinness for The Island Connection The annual Charleston Boat Show is celebrating its 40th anniversary as the industry prepares for another strong year. The show is scheduled for Jan. 24 through Jan. 26. “Based on the current economic indicators, 2020 could be the best year ever for the boating industry,” said Tri-county Marine …

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Jan 16 2020

Featured Guest

By Sharon Peck for The Island Connection Brian Rego will be the featured guest at the Jan. 21 meeting of the Seabrook Island Artist Guild. The meeting, open to all, will be held in the Lake House Live Oak room at 2 p.m.  Born in Santa Clara, California, Rego received a BFA in painting at …

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Jan 15 2020

Growing And Evolving

By Robert Smith for The Island Connection As we look forward to both a new year and the start of a new decade, I want to take a moment to thank every person who has donated to Palmetto Goodwill, shopped in our stores or volunteered their time. We are proud that 2019 marked our 40th …

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Jan 14 2020

A Clean Bill Of Health

By M. Lee Bundrick for The Island Connection The stewardship team recently completed our review of all 52 properties – 2,273 acres – currently preserved by the Kiawah Conservancy, and I am pleased to report a clean bill of health for all of the Kiawah Conservancy’s properties in 2019. As we move to the future, …

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Jan 10 2020

Therapeutic Horsemanship

By Norman Powers for The Island Connection Charleston Area Therapeutic Riding, the Southeast’s oldest and largest program dedicated to empowering adults and children with disabilities to live more active and fulfilling lives through therapeutic horsemanship, will train volunteers Jan. 25 in preparation for its 12-week spring classes, which begin in February. Training for potential volunteers …

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