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At the Daniel Pointe Retirement Community on Daniel Island, in a comfortable side room off the facility’s main corridor, light chatter and laughter mixed with the sound of rustling plastic bags on a recent Friday morning. The conversation drifted from good grocery stores to local church happenings...
FIFTEEN YEARS AGO The theme of the February 12, 2004 edition of The Daniel Island News was keeping children safe. The issue included articles on dental care, sports injuries, childhood obesity, and prevention strategies. Island life photos featured several pictures of kids and families at island...
In honor of the 15th anniversary of The Daniel Island News, we are bringing back a former favorite feature – the Mystery Photo Contest! Each week, we will print a photo of a scene or object found on Daniel Island. Guess what is depicted in the picture and send your response to mysterypic@...
Many teens don’t see the harm in it and nobody knows the long-term effects. That’s the general sentiment among school faculty and parents about teenagers and vaping. E-cigarettes, the umbrella term for any vaping device such as JUULs or vape pens, work by heating liquid, commonly nicotine oil,...
Not my kid? If you think e-cigarette use isn’t a problem among teens today, you may not have the full story. According to the latest data from the FDA, 3.62 million middle and high school students were current users of e-cigarettes in 2018. And for just those teens in grades 9-12, usage increased a...
Once again the Daniel Island community has lent a helping hand to those in need. Several island residents and employees recently provided free lunches to Charleston International Airport Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents faced with financial hardships caused by the government...
Charleston’s place in American history is deeply rooted in the African-American experience. The wealth that the plantation house model brought into the region, thanks primarily to enslaved labor giving landowners the ability to cultivate more cash crops in smaller increments of time, is one of the...
The latest entry of the Daniel Island Speaker Series brought South Carolina Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome to the stage. On Jan. 30, more than 400 packed the ballroom at the Daniel Island Club to hear Newsome’s remarks. The port chief has been in his position since 2009 and was...
The afternoon sun streamed through the trees as a small crowd gathered in a circle along the trail at the Daniel Island Commemorative Park on Jan. 31. It was a cold day, but hearts were warmed as family and friends joined together to dedicate a special new, reflective space in memory of the late...
Behind every delicious Girl Scout cookie is a network of dedicated volunteers working to coordinate the sale of each box of cookies to benefit the girls in their troop. The leaders of Troop 705 on Daniel Island are no exception, and for the past nine years these moms have spent countless hours...

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