James Island in the News: November 2017

November 15, 2017
From CBS Live 5 News, Charleston
James Island subdivision gets preliminary approval in flood prone area
“Forty homes could be going up in a James Island Neighborhood with a history of flooding. The cluster subdivision would be off of Central Park Road.”

November 14, 2017
From the Charleston City Paper
James Island’s White Duck Taco Shop has closed
“A reader passed on the information after trying to grab a taco this afternoon and finding a locked door and the sign, “White Duck is now closed for business! Thank you for your support.”‘

November 12, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
Hammond’s Dolphinfish Research Program changing ports, leaders
“The fisheries biologist from James Island worked for the S.C. Department of Natural Resources for 35 years before retiring in 2006 and then spent another 12 years running the Dolphinfish Research Program that studied the movements of the popular gamefish.”

November 12, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
James Island couple displays Simmons’ gate in the suburbs 
“A couple who have a special fondness for the works of Charleston’s legendary blacksmith, the late Philip Simmons, has taken his work to the suburbs.”

November 11, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
Palmetto Politics: Former Gov. David Beasley up close and personal with Pope Francis 
“Comedian Bill Murray lives part-time on Sullivan’s Island, not James Island, but he still played a pivotal role in determining a Charleston City Council race.”

November 10, 2017
From NBC News 2, Charleston
Harbor View Elementary receives the News 2 Cool School award
“Harbor View Elementary on James Island is our Cool School of the week.”

November 9, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
Runoffs confirmed for Charleston City Council’s District 6 and 10
“Amy Brennan and incumbent William Dudley Gregorie will compete again for District 6, which includes portions of the peninsula and James Island.”

November 9, 2017
From CBS Live 5 News, Charleston
Charleston Police looking to identify individuals in credit card fraud investigation
“The two individuals could have knowledge about a credit card fraud/theft on October 4, 2017 at the James Island Walmart.”

November 9, 2017
From ABC News 4, Charleston
CPD needs help identifying people that may know more on Walmart credit card fraud
“There is currently an on going investigation through the Charleston Police Department for credit card fraud/theft that happened at the Walmart on James Island.”

November 9, 2017
From NBC News 2, Charleston
Harbor View Elementary’s SAIL project helps students make international connections
“Students at Harbor View Elementary embarked on an exciting journey, one that is helping to form global connections.”

November 8, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
A handful of uncounted ballots will decide who won Charleston City Council’s District 6
“Amy Brennan got one more vote than incumbent William Dudley Gregorie in Charleston City Council’s District 6 race on Tuesday, but that won’t be enough to win.”

November 7, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
All incumbents in Charleston City Council races likely to be defeated, early results show
“Incumbent Kathleen Wilson, who has served District 12 on James Island for three terms, lost to Carol Jackson by a 58-42 margin.”

November 7, 2017
From CBS Live 5 News, Charleston
City of Charleston voters approve $20 million bond referendum for affordable housing
“James Island resident Lois Wilson is against it. “I don’t want anymore development, anymore building, anymore money going to people that don’t live here,” Wilson said.”

November 4, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
James Island Elementary’s after-school fishing program catches on with young anglers 
“Six years ago, the former College of Charleston basketball player and physical education teacher saw opportunity in a large retention pond and began what has become the James Island Elementary School Fishing Club.”

November 1, 2017
From Charleston City Paper
Getting behind affordable housing and deciding the future of James Island and West Ashley
“It’s not every election year that voters have the opportunity to back a specific plan that could affect hundreds of lives across the city.”

November 1, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
Moss Farms prides itself on raw, local honey
“Moss Farms offers free delivery in the greater Charleston area, but shoppers who prefer to inspect honey before buying it can visit with the McKelveys at James Island’s Town Market, 871 Fort Johnson Road, on Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.”

November 1, 2017
From The Post & Courier, Charleston
Grumpy Goat straddles Mexican and seafood menus
“With more than three decades of restaurant experience between them, Stephanie and Jack Warren are familiar with the challenges endemic to the food-and-beverage industry.”

 

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