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Inaugural Golden Isles Childrens Business Fair

The inaugural Golden Isles Children’s Business Fair was recently held at Village Creek Landing on St. Simons Island. Even Brunswick Mayor Cosby Johnson came out to check out the young entrepreneurs showcasing their business ideas. Kudos to all!

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The St. Simons Land Trust recently celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the acquisition of Cannon’s Point Preserve. There were numerous engaging and educational programs and presentations during the weekend. Read more

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The Fall Festival at The Farm at Oatland North is a highlight of the season and this year’s event was packed! The combination of beautiful weather, sweet animals to pet, tasty treats, music, fun & game in costumes drew a larger than usual crowd. Read more

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Members of the Golden Isles Duplicate Bridge Club, many in costume, enjoyed lasagna, salad, and desserts, and won door prizes at a recent Halloween party. Bridge that afternoon was also changed to team format to vary partners. Read more

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It was another big Georgia-Florida Weekend in the Golden Isles. St. Simons Island bars and restaurants were awash in red and black with patrons packing the seats, from Friday's Frat Beach gathering through Sunday's pre-road trip brunches. Read more

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A Georgia Florida Kickoff Concert presented by St. Simons MOKE America and Parker’s started off the festive football weekend festivities. Nashville recording artist Andy Velo and singer/songwriter Jesse Rice were the featured performers. Read more

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The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce recently held its 37th Annual Chamber Golf Tournament at The King and Prince Golf Club on St. Simons Island. Twenty-six teams participated with final placement determined by a 2-team playoff on #18! Read more

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It was a beautiful day for the 3rd Annual Cars for a Cause Car Show at Marsh' Edge. They welcomed 42 cars of all varieties from the Golden Isles and surrounding communities to be showcased on their campus and raised more than $4,000 for The Alzheimer Read more

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Despite a slight postponement due to a weather forecast that included a potential hurricane, the Golden Isles Alzheimer’s Walk on St. Simons Island was once again a big success with several teams participating. Close to $90,000 was raised! Way to go! Read more

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The United Way of Coastal Georgia presents the inaugural Pickleball for a Purpose Tournament - doubles play, round robin format, championship rounds. Prizes will be awarded. $100 registration fee includes team entry and lunch. All are welcome. Read more

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First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick is always a great opportunity for enjoying good food, gallery exhibits, after hours shopping, live music in Jekyll Square, and learning more about community non-profits and other organizations. Read more

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Brooke and Riddick Ackerman

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The American Cancer Society Victory Board recently held their annual signature event at the beautiful new Forbes Farms venue on St. Simons Island. The Gala for Hope raised funds to help provide free nights at Hope House. Read more

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Wesley and Jamie Collier, Tom Parrot, Sally Tillapaugh, Mary Griffiths, Courtney Tucker

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Beachcomber BBQ transformed into Margaritaville for a Parrot Head Bash benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Georgia. Trop rock troubadour Leo Dean provided the tunes and guests in festive island attire were additional entertainment. Read more

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Charles Woodroof, Alan Jones

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The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce recently held its Business After Hours networking event at PrimeSouth Bank on SSI. These monthly after-hours gatherings encourage local business community members to come out & have fun meeting others. Read more

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At the end of the summer season, just before the pool gets its final cleaning and closes down for the year, our four-legged friends are invited to the Neptune Park Fun Zone for a splashtastic good time. Read more

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Carol Adams, Ann Heins, Gladys McIntosh

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The annual Boys & Girls Club Golf Classic recently took place at Frederica Golf Club. While it was a great day for everyone who participated, the Centurion Spine & Pain team won first place in the tournament. Read more

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Signature Properties Group recently held an open house and ribbon cutting-ceremony with the Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their new location at 1709 Frederica Road. Read more

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Joe Applegate, Marcus Kuja, Lane Applegate, West Applegate, Candler Kuja, Sydney Kuja

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The community turned up to support Operation Bed Spread at their annual Back 2 School Bedlam event at Brogen’s South. Attendees enjoyed great music by Idle Hands, cold drinks and hot wings. Read more

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The Little Light Music season presented by the Coastal Georgia Historical Society wrapped up its season with what might have been their most well-attended concert yet! The crowd stuck around after the concert to see the laser show at the lighthouse. Read more

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Elizabeth and Patrick Holladay

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Local artist and Glynn Visual Arts Pottery Studio Manager Elizabeth Holladay took a break from the kiln for an opening reception debuting her paintings at the Golden Isles CVB St. Simons Island Visitors Center. Read more

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Robert Mydell, Veniesha Ward, Bill Robinson, Seth Powers

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Coldwell Banker Access Realty Brunswick recently held its 6th Annual First Responder Appreciation Day to show its support for local first responders and their families. Attendees enjoyed food, warm fellowship & fun. Read more

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