The Society of Bluffton Artists (SOBA) board of directors honored Sandra Wenig, center, former director of the Center for Creative Arts, at its annual meeting by presenting her with a plaque that will be displayed on the building. Wenig played an integral role in establishing the CCA, attracting instructors and working with students. Also pictured is Gayle Miller, current president of SOBA, left, and other members of SOBA.
Venue 1223 Leah McCarthy shares a celebratory glance with her husband and business partner, Chef Ryan McCarthy, holding the scissors, as they cut the ribbon at Venue 1223, the newest addition to their Downtown Catering company, next door to the new location of their Downtown Deli. The event May 17 was held by the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, which then hosted its monthly Conversations and Cocktails in the new event space immediately afterward.