The Hilton Head Area Association of Realtors will hold a 40th anniversary gala at The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Nov. 2. Dinner, dancing, reminiscing and a cash bar are on the agenda. Live music will be by The Headliners. Current and past Realtors, affiliates, and business associates are invited to attend. Masters of ceremonies will be Rick Murray and John Robinson. Details: 843-842-2421
Hilton Head Island attorney Chester C. Williams recently attended the 28th annual Land Use Institute in Chicago. The annual program, cosponsored by the American Law Institute, focuses on the legal aspects of land use planning and regulation, litigation, and eminent domain and compensation.