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If a recent record-breaking day of real estate sales on Daniel Island is any indication, the island community is still attracting strong attention from home buyers and other investors. That was at least part of the message shared by Daniel Island Company (DIC) President Matt Sloan at last week’s...
Take a moment to think about your closest friends (we’ll give you a minute). Then ask yourself: which ones are interfering with my happiness? Which ones are bringing me down, eroding my self-confidence, my good mood? As a general rule, we tend to undervalue how important friendships are and the...
When Daniel Island resident Don Flowers began his career in ministry, he never imagined working as a pastor at a local church. Twelve years later, in 1997, after serving as Minister of Youth and Activities at First Baptist in Greenville, South Carolina and Minister of Youth and Children at First...
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. – William E. Channing French novelist and playwright Alexandre Dumas once had a heated quarrel with a rising young politician. The argument became so intense that a duel was inevitable. Since both men...
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. – Arnold H. Glasow John Killinger tells a story about the manager of a minor league baseball team who was so disgusted with his center fielder’s performance that he ordered him to the dugout...
The use of the Accommodations Tax money I attended the Berkeley County Council meeting last week and one of the discussions was the use of the Accommodations Tax money. These were the options discussed for the use of the funds, which will be between a half to a million dollars per year with the...
The global news isn’t all bad. Amid the heartbreaking daily news feed, it’s important to remember that scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs are working 24/7 to solve some of our most pressing challenges. Here are three to appreciate. CLEAN WATER First the facts. A nature.com report explains: “...
A new community park adjacent to Scott Park Pool may soon be emerging, thanks to the work of a Daniel Island boy scout. Cameron Kimner, a senior at Academic Magnet High School, has been a member of Troop 519 for more than seven years. He hopes to complete his latest project – dubbed “Scout Park” –...
It has been a very active hurricane season so far this year and the effects from wind and flooding caused by Hurricane Irma were numerous across the entire city of Charleston. On Daniel Island, the majority of damage was caused by the wind and wave action from the storm. With that, I wanted to...
The Rotary Club of Daniel Island has welcomed three new members in recent months - Pat Ullman, Mary Jo Romeo Pappas, and Dr. Bill Greene. Since 2012, Mary Jo Romeo Pappas has been immersed in coaching, training, consulting and business development, building off a successful career leading sales...

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