People & Places

Ashley Penn, Albert Fendig, Leslie Grozier

Julie Andrew

Marsh's Edge Southern Sip and See

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.

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Julie Andrew

Elegant Island Living is proud to be a sponsor of the Coastal Georgia Historical Society’s A Little Light Music summer concert series. The Tams had everyone dancing and singing along with them for the first concert of the season. 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

Trish and Alan Welch

Julie Andrew

The Phil Morrison-Ken Trimmins Jazz Collective kicked off Golden Isles Arts and Humanities’ Sounds by the Sea summer concert series at Neptune Park. The smooth jazz was a lovely way to end a sunshine-filled weekend on the island. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:21 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

Kate Reeves, Amanda Bauer, Jamie Pazur

Julie Andrew

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual Chamber Experience at Sea Palms Resort and Conference Center. There was much mixing and mingling while attendees enjoyed music by Tonic Blue, delicious food, and auction bidding. more

Jun 29, 2017 11:22 PM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours in April was hosted by Village Inn & Pub. RB & Karen and the crew made sure that guests experienced their fine hospitality with additional treats from their co-sponsors. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

Mike Banker, Bob Bowie, Brooke Bowie O’Hare

Julie Andrew

Banker Real Estate/Gallery recently hosted an artist’s reception for Brandon Newton where guests enjoyed a lovely evening viewing his beautiful paintings and conversing over refreshments. The Banker Gallery looks forward to hosting more art events. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM 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

Susan Shipman, Don Maxey, Kaki Thurber

Julie Andrew

Halyards recently hosted an event to help Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia raise the necessary funds to build an expanded freezer for their food bank. Appetizers from Georgia Sea Grill, Indigo Coastal Shanty & The Half Shell were also served. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

Sea Island once again pulled out the stops for an excellent Southern Grown concert at Rainbow Island. This time the crowd was treated to the Purple Xperience from Minneapolis, a Prince tribute band true to the spirit and music of The Purple One. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 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

Mary and Russ Mentzer, Dave and Mike Fox

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The St. Simons Land Trust’s annual Live Oak Society Reception was recently held at the Cloister Hotel’s Black Banks Terrace. Executive Director, David H. Pope, was the speaker for the event. more

May 30, 2017 9:10 AM People & Places

Marlisa and Blase Grady

Julie Andrew

The 2017 A Taste of Glynn culinary competition and signature fundraiser for Glynn Community Crisis Center/Amity House was held on a picture-perfect evening at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort. more

May 22, 2017 9:59 AM People & Places

Ruth and Owen Palmateer, John and Carol Austin

Julie Andrew

The Episcopal Women of Christ Church Frederica along with Tour of Homes sponsors, homeowners, designers, decorators, and volunteers celebrated another successful Tour at Musgrove Retreat and Conference Center. more

May 22, 2017 8:34 AM People & Places

Lauren Hopkins, Bonnie Turner, Julie Lovein, Sandi Channell, Jennifer Wall, Janet Brown, Meady Watkins

Julie Andrew

The St. Simons Cotillion recently held its new member luncheon and annual meeting at Janet Brown’s lovely Hampton Point home. The weather was perfect and the food was, of course, divine! more

May 22, 2017 11:18 AM People & Places

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Julie Andrew

What a weekend for the Wings Over Golden Isles Air Show! For the first time in decades, the Brunswick-Golden Isles Airport hosted the US Navy Blue Angels, a fantastic line-up of additional aerial performers plus static displays of aircraft. more

Apr 28, 2017 12:51 AM People & Places

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

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Village Inn and Pub
Tibi New York

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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