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Julie Andrew

Sea Island Southern Grown Festival Gallery 2018

Sea Island’s annual Southern Grown Festival was once again a huge success with every event selling out. The food, workshops & demonstrations, and concerts Friday and Saturday night were all superb! Sea Island never fails to deliver!

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Julie Andrew

The Scrambling for the Cause golf tournament was recently held at Sea Palms Resort. The tournament started as a fundraiser and way to raise awareness about MS by two fraternity brothers in support of their friend Kevin Klepper who had been diagnosed. more

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Julie Andrew

The 2018 ECW Christ Church Tour of Homes may have set records for attendance according to ECW President Jane Watson at the Patron’s Party held at Musgrove Retreat following the Tour. EIL was out capturing the fun on Tour Day and at the party. more

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Julie Andrew

Bay Equity Home Loans recently celebrated the grand opening of its St. Simons Island branch with a ribbon cutting and reception in the atrium of the St. Simons Casino. A little rain forced the party under shelter, but no one’s spirits were dampened! more

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Photos provided by Hospice of the Golden Isles

Johnny and Joyce Thomas and their friends and family came through big once again for Hospice of the Golden Isles! The 13th Annual R.E. Thomas Benefit was well attended and guests enjoyed the dinner, music, and dancing at the Brunswick Shrine Club. more

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Julie Andrew

Operation Bed Spread celebrated the delivery of more than 800 beds to local families in need at their recent Back 2 School Bedlam fundraiser at Brogen’s South. What an incredible feat for this small non-profit that was founded in October 2012. more

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Julie Andrew

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society wrapped up its season of Little Light Music with a final concert by the Sensational Sounds of Motown. As usual, the perennial favorites had the crowd up and dancing from their very first song. more

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Julie Andrew

This year The Island Players’ Young People’s Summer Workshop production was “The Lion King, Jr.” We recently caught up with cast members with their families and friends, and members of the audience at the Casino Theater after a weekend performance. more

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Julie Andrew

It was a wonderfully breezy evening at Neptune Park for Golden Isles Arts & Humanities’ Sounds by the Sea concert featuring Annie Akins. The last concert of the season will be September 23 with music by Gwen Hughes & the Kats at 7:00 p.m. C'mon out! more

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Julie Andrew

So many people came out for the one-night-only local screening of Christmas on the Coast that GTC Island Cinemas had to expand the showing to two theaters. The movie was filmed last year in various locations on St. Simons Island and in Darien. more

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Julie Andrew

Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners recently hosted an appreciation lunch for Glynn County’s first responders and their families. Proceeds from the event were donated to the LeviSix Foundation, established by the family of GCPD/SWAT officer Levi Adams. more

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Julie Andrew

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick is always such a fun time and it seems that with every month there are new businesses opening and participating. Art openings, live music, delicious food - it's a fabulous way to spend a Friday evening! more

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Independence Day was celebrated over multiple days in the Golden Isles this year. From Jekyll Island’s fireworks on the 3rd through several parades and more fireworks on St. Simons Island on the 4th of July, EIL tried to capture as much as we could. more

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Julie Andrew

It was definitely the dog days of summer at Longview Plaza when The Pack Canine Studio, Weber’s Growler Factory, and St. Simons Bottle hosted Bark & Brew. Furry friends and their owners were welcome at this fundraiser for Glynn Co. Animal Control. more

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Julie Andrew

Frederica Academy’s annual Derby Day fundraiser was once again a rousing success and the hat game was strong! Justified might have been running on a wet track, but skies were blue at Sea Island’ and guests enjoyed great music, food & fellowship. more

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Julie Andrew

Gascoigne Bluff Park was the site of a celebration of cultural heritage during the Georgia Sea Islands Festival. This annual festival under the oaks showcases African American musical traditions, food, art & craftsmanship of the barrier islands. more

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Julie Andrew

The annual Spring Fling Festival at The Farm at Oatland North celebrates the season and invites everyone to come out and visit with the animals and enjoy fun activities for all ages. From finger painting to fishing, there was lots for kids to do! more

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Steve Kendall

Smiles and hugs were the order of the day as 75 local veterans of WWII, Korea and Vietnam and their 75 guardians flew to Washington, DC, for a day of reflection, remembrance and camaraderie. (Photos by Steve Kendall) more

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Julie Andrew

Recently Jekyll Island hosted its inaugural Book Festival. Guest authors discussed their works and the writing and publishing processes. More than 25 authors participated in this first ever one-day literary event. more

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Julie Andrew

Advanced culinary arts students from the Golden Isles College & Career Academy recently had the opportunity to work alongside Sea Island Resort chefs to prepare a buffet dinner for guests at A Night with the Stars. more

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Julie Andrew

With warmer weather, people are getting out to more community events around the Golden Isles, like First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick. more

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David Butler

Letters from David - A slice of island life from the monthly Publisher's Letters of Elegant Island Living Publisher David Butler.

Janice

On the Road With Janice - An enlightening and entertaining glimpse of life on the road with Janice Lamattina and her husband, Larry, as they travel cross-country and beyond.

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