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1:30 am on Thursday September 13, 2012

Duo arrested in Port Royal bathroom burnings, Hunting Island dumpster fire

Flickr user doncarlo Not the porta potties in question. An 18-year-old and a 20-year-old were arrested after a two portable bathrooms were burned at The Sands in Port Royal, and a garbage can was set ablaze under the Hunting Island boardwalk in late...
4:01 am on Tuesday August 14, 2012

In photos: It's summer on the islands

Flickr user mikegunh A view of the Sands boardwalk from the nature observation tower in Port Royal. Summer has settled into the Lowcountry, and while that brings on much sweating — the nature around us makes it more than worthwhile. Above and...
4:45 am on Sunday June 26, 2011

Access to Port Royal's The Sands landing and beach closed Tuesday and Wednesday

Flickr user myconstructionphotos Access to The Sands beach and boat landing will be closed Tuesday, June 28 and Wednesday, June 29, while crews perform routine maintenance on the access road. The Sands beach access road will be graded and repaired...
2:36 am on Thursday January 13, 2011

Port Royal council still working on rules for vendors at the Sands (updated)

Flickr user linksmanJD One question is if the vendor stands should be portable or permanent? Update January 13, stalled: At the Wednesday, January 13, meeting the same issues came up stalling out another vote. The Island Packet's Juliann Vachon was...