People & Places

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EIL15th Anniversary Party

Elegant Island Living celebrated its 15th Anniversary at an absolutely gorgeous private home in Frederica. Party guests enjoyed delicious fare and refreshing cocktails on a beautiful evening beside the lake. Thank you to all those who came out!



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Julie Andrew

Sea Island’s Southern Grown Festival was once again a multi-day extravaganza of extraordinary cuisine and excellent music. This festival is Southern dining and hospitality at its finest and a coastal concert experience that should not be missed. more

Sep 30, 2017 1:09 AM People & Places

Miss Charlie Young and Chase Busby and their friends with toys collected for Wolfson’s

Julie Andrew

Live Oak Fitness recently held a Fitness Open House and Toy Drive to benefit Children’s Health Care of Atlanta and Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital. more

Sep 29, 2017 11:38 PM People & Places

Oh, what a night! Friends of Charlotte Raymond turned out in droves at Sea Palms Golf Resort and Conference Center for “Cocktails with Charlotte,” a fun event held in her honor and benefiting her beloved Hospice of the Golden Isles. more

Sep 29, 2017 11:53 PM People & Places

The mini Claret Jug awaiting the winners.

Julie Andrew

During the British Open, Sea Island hosted a Breakfast at the British fundraiser for The First Tee of the Golden Isles. Guests enjoyed a delicious breakfast while they watched coverage of the tournament then played a competitive round of their own. more

Sep 29, 2017 10:43 PM People & Places

Tammy Dunn, Amanda Yatzek

Julie Andrew

Jamie Renee and the Walkers brought the heat to July’s Sounds by the Sea concert at Neptune Park. The summer outdoor concert series presented by Golden Isles Arts and Humanities has been a favorite of residents and island visitors alike. more

Aug 31, 2017 2:08 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

Dave Raczynski and Friends were hotter than Georgia asphalt in summer as they played August’s Rhythm on the River concert at Mary Ross Waterfront Park. There was a great crowd for the free community event under the pavilion. more

Aug 31, 2017 2:24 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

Local rockers Island Garage band had the crowd on the St. Simons Lighthouse lawn tapping their feet and singing along at August’s A Little Light Music concert presented by the Coastal Georgia Historical Society. more

Aug 31, 2017 2:41 AM People & Places

Jennifer MacMillan, Nancy Stoddard, Mary Bostock, Dale Stoddard

Julie Andrew

Once every year we honor the memory and legacy of kindness and generosity of a treasured member of the Golden Isles community. For Robert “Boz” Bostock’s birthday, local businesses hold a food/donation drive to benefit Faithworks. more

Aug 31, 2017 2:41 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

The 4th of July is always full of activities in the Golden Isles. On St. Simons Island alone, EIL managed to catch golf cart parades in Sea Palms and in the the Village, the Sunshine Festival Art Show & the fireworks at the Pier. Patriotism lives! more

Jul 25, 2017 1:37 PM People & Places

Margie Morgan, Matthew Boothby, Jim Morgan

Julie Andrew

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours was hosted by Thrive at Frederica in June. Guests mixed and mingled while enjoying delicious hors d’oeuvres, music by Chrispy & Coco, and some even did a little karaoke of their own. more

Jul 25, 2017 3:02 PM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

The inaugural Birdies and Bass Tournament to benefit Faithworks was a hit! There was good fishing and great golf in beautiful weather at The King and Prince Golf Course, all going to a very worthy cause. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:46 PM People & Places

Ashley Penn, Albert Fendig, Leslie Grozier

Julie Andrew

Marsh’s Edge recently hosted a “Southern Sip and See” on a gorgeous island evening. Guests were treated to a trolley ride around the grounds to festivities complete with cottage tours, delicious hors d'oeuvres, signature drinks, and live music. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:21 PM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

The Rotary Club of St. Simons Island’s annual presentation of the Taps at Twilight Memorial Day event was once again a poignant show of patriotism. Neptune Park was filled with veterans and community members who came out to observe the holiday. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:21 PM People & Places

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Photos provided by Coastal Georgia Honor Flight

Coastal Georgia Honor Flight once again created a very special day for some local heroes with a trip to Washington D.C. to see the memorials and honor those with whom they served. more

Jul 7, 2017 12:30 AM People & Places

Lori Hamm, Erin Driggers

Mark DuRant Photography

Frederica Academy’s annual signature Derby Day fundraiser is a highlight of spring events in the Golden Isles. This year was no exception. Wonderful food, plentiful mint juleps, and look at all the gorgeous hats! more

Jun 29, 2017 11:20 PM People & Places

Rob and Melissa Purvis, Sarah and Justin Callaway

Julie Andrew

The American Cancer Society Victory Board hosted its annual Reelin’ in a Cure Band Party and Tripletail Fishing Tournament at Morningstar Marina on Mother’s Day weekend. The “Pink Out” party featured music by Stewart & Winfield. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:10 PM People & Places

Cary Greenfield, Lillian Clarke, Lynda Tye

Julie Andrew

The annual CASA Fashion Show and Luncheon at The Cloister is always such a fun way to kick off spring! This year’s event celebrated gardening, local garden clubs, and the idea that with careful care and tending, children also grow and thrive. more

May 30, 2017 9:08 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

The weather could not have been more perfect for the Brunswick Junior Woman’s Club’s annual Pedalin’ Poker Ride! This year’s route took riders from Bennie’s Red Barn to Marsh’s Edge, Certified Burgers & Beverage & Brogen's North, ending at the Barn. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

Nature showed favor for those who tend the gardens with wondrous weather for the Cassina Garden Club’s Tabby and Tillandsia Garden Walk, dubbed “It’s a Southern Thing” this year due to its south island tour stops. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

Liz Demato, Jan Bangert, GeeGee Adams, Joan Neely

Julie Andrew

In connection with this year’s Tabby and Tillandsia Garden Walk, the Cassina Garden Club hosted a number of other events in the preceding week that began with Earth Day. A highlight was the Thursday evening “Celebration Thyme” cocktail reception. more

May 30, 2017 9:09 AM People & Places

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