Archive for May 3rd, 2012

The Shed provides venue for fabulous fashion show

The Shed provides venue for fabulous fashion show

0 / May 3, 2012 7:17 am

By Lanier Laney The 9th Annual FRIENDS Fashion Show was held Wednesday, April 25, at The Shed in Port Royal. It was a huge success with participation from 13 local merchants including Amazing Event Rentals, Bay Street Jewelers, Bay Street […]

Great Gatsby Lafayette Soiree captures Roaring ’20s

Great Gatsby Lafayette Soiree captures Roaring ’20s

0 / May 3, 2012 7:14 am

By Lanier Laney Historic Beaufort Foundation’s biggest fundraiser of the year was held last weekend on a perfect night weather wise at Dr. Bobby Bell’s beautiful home on The Point. This year’s honorary chairs were Mrs. L. Paul Trask and […]

Boy raises funds for wounded vets

Boy raises funds for wounded vets

0 / May 3, 2012 7:09 am

A large crowd gathered on the driving range of the Sanctuary Golf Club on Cat Island before playing the course last Thursday, April 26. These people weren’t practicing putting though, they were supporting Healing Heroes Golf Week and recognizing the […]

A Taste to Remember: A Taste of Beaufort

A Taste to Remember: A Taste of Beaufort

0 / May 3, 2012 7:04 am

The beautiful Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park will be the backdrop for the 13th annual A Taste of Beaufort Festival. Produced by Main Street Beaufort, USA, this free admission festival on May 4 and 5 represents two days of food, […]

Parish Church of St. Helena has Annual Spring Tour Of Homes

Parish Church of St. Helena has Annual Spring Tour Of Homes

0 / May 3, 2012 6:58 am

See historic homes, gardens and plantations via walking or driving tours As it continues to celebrate its Tricentennial year, the Parish Church of St. Helena announces its 56th Annual Spring Tour of Homes on Friday, May 4 and Saturday May […]

Hooked on Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry

Hooked on Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry

0 / May 3, 2012 6:56 am

By Tess Malijenovsky Most of us take for granted being able to read this article, the directions on a pill bottle, a Bible. Meanwhile, nearly 11,000 adults in Beaufort County lack those basic literacy skills. Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry […]

The Island News loves to give away cool prizes

The Island News loves to give away cool prizes

0 / May 3, 2012 6:54 am

Congratulations to this week’s winner, Celeste Prince-Brown of Beaufort.  Celeste entered our Facebook contest last week and won a $100 gift certificate to The Tooting Egret. This week’s give away is a $50 gift certificate to Southern Graces at The […]

To a man I never met for a moment I won’t soon forget

1 / May 3, 2012 6:52 am

By Cherimie Crane Weatherford I have written about silly things, mundane things, absurdly obvious and uniquely strange things. Humor with serious undertones and happiness with sad overtones have both found their way into my musings. Today I write to a […]

Out on a limb: The 10 greatest pop songs

0 / May 3, 2012 6:51 am

By Jack Sparacino You may recall our recently launched Adage Revisitation Team and their bold efforts to assess the validity of popular sayings. Industrious souls that they were, they took time during their breaks and after the column to try […]

The Baby Diaries: Learning the logistics of shopping with an infant

0 / May 3, 2012 6:50 am

By Pamela Brownstein “Having a baby changes everything.” Wow. Shocker. What an original observation. I heard this phrase from many people when I was pregnant, and thought, obviously. Now that our baby is four months old, I’m just starting to […]