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Flutter & Flora

Learn more about Live Oaks Garden Club and their recent refurbishment of the Butterfly Garden at Demere Park. The garden has been designed to welcome butterflies and encourage all four stages of butterfly development.

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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp recently visited the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia to promoting pet adoption. You too can help support the mission of HSSCG by attending the Blue Jean Ball on November 8. Read more


Many people think of Hello Goodbuy, the little resale shop on the corner of Highway 17 and Gloucester Street, as simply another thrift store, but it is so much more! This local outreach founded by the community for the community is a BIG giver! Read more

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Recently with monies raised by Firebox Initiative, Peter Bufkin of Southen Soul Barbeque was able to present a check to Tia Reed, proprietor of Sista’s Kitchen, to assist with her loss from a devastating house fire. Read more

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Cascade of Gold opening

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We’re spotlighting the March 16 Christ Church Tour of Homes as a proverbial “pot of gold” at the end of the rainbow for local charities by using models from some of the organizations who have benefited from Tour proceeds,, of course! Read more


The tabby slave cabins at Gascoigne Bluff will be open to the public for guided educational tours by the Cassina Garden Club docents between 10am-noon on Saturday, February 2nd and on the first and third Saturdays of the month from February-May. Read more

Culture & History

At the Lights of Love Dove Society Reception, Hospice of the Golden Isles unveiled its new Friends of Hospice Donor Recognition Wall. This permanent tribute to legacy gifts & major contributions honors those who support the non-profit mission of HGI. Read more

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Coastal Georgia Historical Society's World War II Home Front Museum at the HIstoric Coast Guard Station on St. Simons Island

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The Coastal Georgia Historical Society's newly opened World War II Home Front Museum recounts how our quiet coastal region was transformed when our country went to war and brings to life the extraordinary contributions made by Coastal Georgia. Read more

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Members of our community actively champion important causes, show their generous character, and are often superheroes for those in need. Learn more about some local champions giving back in the Golden Isles, an upcoming Character Breakfast & more. Read more


Who needs to don a cape and leap tall buildings when you have a bicycle? Betsy Albright and her cycling team, St. Simons Spinners, show that superheroes ride bikes too by participating in Bike MS: PGA TOUR Cycle to the Shore 2018 in Ponte Vedra. Read more


For more than 40 years, the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation has recognized preservation projects in the state that have made significant contributions to the field of historic preservation. This year, Cassina Garden Club was honored. Read more

Business Showcase

The Live Oaks Garden Club recently presented checks to the Brunswick Urban Redevelopment Agency and the St. Simons Land Trust to fund irrigation for the newly planted live oak trees in the Mary Ross Waterfront Park and support SSLT's Canopy Campaign. Read more

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Brittany Nicole Photography

Susan Garrett introduces us to Michelle Merrill, the new Music Director and Conductor of the Coastal Symphony of Georgia (CSG). Currently the Associate Conductor of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, she will be taking up the baton for CSG next season. Read 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. Read more

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