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Jun 23 2010

Fourth of July on Kiawah

Get ready for a fun-filled Independence Day on Kiawah Island! Kiawah Resort and Night Heron Park will be offering several activities throughout the day on Sunday, July 4, starting with a free sand sculpting contest from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the end of boardwalk #5. Prizes will be awarded for the Most Patriotic …

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Jun 23 2010

What yacht to do

by Kristin Hackler Along with the new ownership of Bohicket Marina and the arrival of Red’s Ice House, new life seems to have been breathed into this once quiet little shopping and docking center. While the restaurant has brought new business to the Marina’s many locally-owned shops, it has also inspired the introduction of something …

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Jun 23 2010

A convenient way to wellness

Tucked away in the little shop once used as a convenience store on Landfall Way just off of Seabrook Island Road is a new full-service wellness center; and by full-service, owner Mary White means “full” in every aspect of the word. From head to toe, body therapy to beneficial herbal extracts, breakfast to evening cooking …

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Jun 23 2010

Community Day with the St. Johns Fire Dept.

On Thursday, July 1, spend your pre-Independence Day weekend enjoying free hot dogs, fire trucks, an inflatable fire truck slide and tours through the St. Johns Fire Department’s Safety Smoke Trailer. Learn more about fire safety and the great firefighters in your community. The St. Johns Fire Department Community Day will take place at the …

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Jun 23 2010

St. Johns Fire District joins Consolidated 9-1-1 Center

Provided by the St. Johns Fire Department Through responsiveness and technical excellence while in partnership with Charleston County, St. Johns Fire District Communications Center joined the Charleston County Consolidated 9-1-1 Center on Thursday, June 24, 2010. Before the move, St. Johns Fire District 911 calls were answered at the River Road Communications Center on Johns …

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Jun 23 2010

Time to sign up for summer CSAs

Provided by Rosebank Farms Improve your health, save money, expand your culinary horizons, support local agriculture, and better the environment. These are some of the many reasons you’ll want to “go green” by signing up for the summer season of the Rosebank Farms Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. As a member of the CSA, you’ll …

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Jun 23 2010

Super sod stands up to sea salt

By Nick Strehle Many of you have been watching the progress of the turfgrass and drainage improvements we have been making along the area of Seabrook Island Road just before the gates over the past eight months. After the completion of the new bike path and unusually high tides last year, the turf could not …

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Jun 23 2010

Saying goodbye to Ernest

By Louise Bennett Ernest Taylor, who worked with us at Rosebank Farms for 20 years, died of lung cancer on June 5 and was buried on June 9. Some of you knew Ernest as our delivery man; others of you may have known him from the years we participated in farmers’ markets. He was also …

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Jun 23 2010

Travel green, clean and mosquito-free with Low Speed Vehicles

By Kristin Hackler There are so many things that make Dewees Island a wonderful place to live: the close proximity of the ocean in all directions; the maritime forests; its fascinating history rife with Indians, pirates and rum runners; and the dedication of its small population to “conservation” in every aspect of the word. And …

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Jun 23 2010

The evening of the starfish

By Jessica Rodriguez As a child, I remember staring out of the window and thinking summer never came quickly enough. Though many things have changed as I have gotten older and become a teacher and a mother, I still can’t wait for summer to arrive. When it does, I find myself as excited as my …

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