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Patrick Heagney

Simmons Receives Award

Interior Designer Dee Simmons has received not only the honor of being nominated as 2018 Women of Power and Influence, but has also been awarded 2018 Faces of Design in Atlanta.



Catherine Maybank of Hodnett Cooper Vacation Rentals shares an inside look at what makes their vacation rental management company stand out from the rest. more

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Tina Fallon has joined Georgia Coast Realty as a sales agent. While specializing in residential and investment real estate throughout the area, she is also an expert in government relocations and federal travel regulations more

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Village Creek Landing is now under new ownership and plans for remodeling and updating the site are in the works. The new owners are members of a local family and intend to continue the historic uses of the property to showcase and share its beauty. more

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Stop by the Restoration Imports Showroom at 125 Gary L. Moore Court on Saturday, September 15 for their Grand Opening. They’ll be serving light bites and refreshments, awarding door prizes, and much more. more

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Harlan Hambright

The story of a total transformation of a little cottage on Conch Shell Lane. Learn how the vision of a builder allowed an older island home to be saved and changed from an outdated "cabin" into a perfect beach retreat. more

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Dr. Phillip Carlyle has been serving St. Simons Island and the surrounding areas as Carlyle Chiropractic since 1999. His office now has a new name and has moved to a new location at 50 Aviator Plaza, Ste 102 on Demere Rd. more

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For six years, B&B Design and Consign's presence in the community has made a difference for the animals in need in our area. This year's sidewalk sale fundraiser netted over $1,300 to support Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia services. more

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String of Pearls is now docked at Morningstar Marina on St. Simons Island. The 71 ft. classic yacht offers two prescheduled cruises, the Sunset Wine Cruise and the Ballast Stone cruise, and is also available for private charters. more

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Mitchell Little, CEO, is pleased to announce that David McKay has joined the Little’s team. David previously owned and operated a shutter company in the Atlanta area and has extensive training and background in all types of window covering products. more

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South Carolina-based Peacock Automotive has expanded into Brunswick with the purchase of AutoNation Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram and AutoNation Hyundai at 5400 Altama Ave. With this acquisition, Peacock has added to its footprint of 20 franchises. more

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Saurabh Kumar

Merrill Lynch is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The office was established in Glynn County in 1977 and its employees have been helping people in the area with their financial lives, as well as contributing to the community, ever since. more

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After 20+ years of success, Anne Whittle and Adgate Cole recently sold Planters Exchange to Delaine and Robert Haulbrook, 15+ year island residents. The boutique will continue to carry all the classic, high quality brands that made it so popular. more

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The Chiropractic Palms in Redfern Village is not only celebrating 6 years of practice, but also an expansion & remodel. The new area is an open concept clinic that is surrounded with a variety of colors that promotes a peaceful, positive environment more

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Georgia Bailey Usry recently transferred to DeLoach Sotheby’s International Realty on SSI. After graduating from UGA, Usry spent 20 years in investment banking. She comes to the Golden Isles from Baltimore as a top producer from Monument Sotheby's. more

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The Hospice Honors Elite award-winning staff of Hospice of the Golden Isles

Benjamin Galland

Learn more about Hospice of the Golden Isles, a Hospice Honors Elite award recipient, and the only hospice in Georgia that has received Hospice Honors every year since the award was established, and HGI's new Palliative Care Program. more

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The Pack Canine Studio is located in the same convenient spot Tailwaggers occupied but has a whole new name, new ownership, and a new greater mission to bring pets and pet owners together with fun events, information, and additional services. more

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Best of 2018 Readers' Choice Award Winners

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We asked. You voted. Here's the list of winners from the Best of 2018 Readers' Choice Awards.

Best of 2018 Readers' Choice Award Winners Gallery

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The EIL staff has been out congratulating our Best of 2018 winners and dropping off award badges. While we do that, we try to snap a shot for our annual winners' gallery too. See who you recognize.

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