Category Archives: In the News

Virtual Tour – NASA’s Glenn Research Center

NASA offers 10 virtual tours of the Glenn Research Center facilities. To get an inside look  select a tour and tap the icons to view videos, images and see testing in action. Virtual tour of NASA Glenn Hangar Virtual tour … Continue reading

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Stuck at Home? Then It’s a Good Time to Get Organized!

With all this extra time on our hands, it’s the perfect time to tackle all of the home organizing projects we’ve all been putting off! Don’t know quite where to start? That can be a problem but fortunately, the Internet … Continue reading

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Overview of COVID-19 Governmental Decisions

Below is a Digest of Local Decisions and Related Activity Regarding COVID-19 developed March 28, 2020: Mayor John Gregg declared the existence of a State of Emergency within the Town of Seabrook Island as a result of the Coronavirus 2019 … Continue reading

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Beware of Fraud and Scams During COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID – 19 pandemic continues to impact the United States and the world, criminals are attempting to exploit COVID-19 through a variety of scams. There have been reports of: Individuals and businesses selling fake cures for COVID-19 online … Continue reading

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Reminder: 2020 U.S. Census Day Is April 1

This is the year we will all be completing the 2020 U.S. Census, which is conducted every 10 years as is required by our Constitution.  The census is used to determine the allocation of daily services, products, and support for our … Continue reading

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Special Services Offered to Our Community

Many local businesses are offering services during the coronavirus pandemic.  Vincent’s Drugstore Pharmacy Hours: Monday-Friday (9:00 am to 6:30 pm) & Saturday (9:00 am to 2:00). If you are ill and need something, please call or text 843-818-8730 and items … Continue reading

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SIPOA COVID-19 UPDATE #4 – March 19

On March 18, 2020 Charleston County announced an extension of school closures until April 10th. The Town of Seabrook Island leads the island’s emergency response. Current information on the Mayor’s declaration of a State of Emergency can be obtained here: … Continue reading

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Gardening: How to Address Flooding and Erosion

In case you missed it… In the Sunday, March 15, 2020 issue of The Post and Courier, there is a nice article on water management and erosion that gives constructive tips on how to tackle the water problem.  Click here … Continue reading

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Boardwalk 1A (Bobcat Trail) Repairs Begin

On Monday, March 16, 2020, work will begin to replace 1,000 linear feet of boardwalk on Boardwalk 1A, aka Bobcat Trail. It is anticipated this work will take 2-3 months to complete.  Boardwalk 1A will be closed during this time.  … Continue reading

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Cancellations Around the Lowcountry

As reported previously, at this time, March 14, 2020, the Town of Seabrook Island, the county, and state are not requiring the cancellation of events or activities but many events have been either canceled or postponed. To determine the current … Continue reading

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Daylight Savings Time: Change Your Clocks

Daylight saving time 2020 will begin at 2:00 am on Sunday, March 8, 2020, so turn your clock AHEAD before you retire Saturday night. Remember, spring forward, fall back! This is also a good time to check the batteries in your … Continue reading

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Don’t Panic, Be Prepared

The Tidelines mantra of “Be prepared!” as outlined in our hurricane hints can apply to other disasters, ones we know are coming or those that have not yet materialized. Although we don’t know how the coronavirus or COVID-19 will affect … Continue reading

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