The predictions were all over the place in the days leading up to Hurricane Florence’s landfall. The storm strengthened one day to a strong category four, but weakened the next to a category two.
In the fall of 1998, a small gathering of friends and neighbors took place in a Daniel Island home on the first Friday of the month.
With Hurricane Florence swirling and gaining strength off the east coast, Governor Henry McMaster had a clear message for South Carolinians at a press conference on Monday.
Jean Jerich just might be the oldest person living on Daniel Island. The Summit Place resident, who was born in 1917, celebrated her 101st birthday at the assisted living facility on Aug. 31, surrounded by her family and friends.
It’s a hot and humid late summer afternoon on Daniel Island, but Max Nicastro and his furry friend, Sheriff, are ready to roll.
There was a time when Clements Ferry Road on the Cainhoy Peninsula was just a quick alternative for motorists who didn’t want to fight traffic congestion on Highway 17.
The predictions were all over the place in the days leading up to Hurricane Florence’s landfall. The storm strengthened one day to a strong category four, but weakened the next to a category two. One forecast had it striking Myrtle Beach, and then, for a short period, a few models predicted it...
The Daniel Island News conducted a survey among our readers, using the paper’s email data base, to assess how the community responded to last week’s hurricane threat. A total of 124 people took part in the survey. The majority of respondents stayed close to home as Hurricane Florence approached...
The issue of a lack of available public gym space is not a new one for residents of Daniel Island interested in recreation. In fact, communities near and far experience the same types of restraints, as noted by City of Charleston Recreation Director Laurie Yarbrough in a 2012 article on the subject...
In the fall of 1998, a small gathering of friends and neighbors took place in a Daniel Island home on the first Friday of the month. The inaugural event became known as “Thank Goodness Its First Friday” (TGIFF) - and two decades later, the beloved monthly sessions are still going strong. In fact,...
Wouldn’t it be great if an instruction manual came with every new little bundle of joy? Somehow, with the help of parenting books and the advice of friends, most first-time moms and dads manage to raise healthy, happy kids. But it’s a different story altogether when parents realize that their...
With Hurricane Florence swirling and gaining strength off the east coast, Governor Henry McMaster had a clear message for South Carolinians at a press conference on Monday. “We are expecting more wind than we had with Hugo, and more water than we had with Matthew,” he said. “…This is a high...
Wearing a bright blue harness attaching him to an apparatus above, Sam moves across the floor slowly and deliberately, placing his feet inside rope boxes on the floor with each measured step. “Make sure you’re balanced, so you have control the whole time,” says physical therapist Susan Chalela of...
East Cooper Habitat for Humanity is hosting its annual fall fundraiser September 21 in the Blackbaud Global Headquarters building on Daniel Island. The event, which begins at 6 p.m., will be the first major public gathering in the new multi-million dollar facility. The Hearts and Hammers...
Jean Jerich just might be the oldest person living on Daniel Island. The Summit Place resident, who was born in 1917, celebrated her 101st birthday at the assisted living facility on Aug. 31, surrounded by her family and friends. Dressed in a green colored blouse with a string of pearls, Jean...
It’s a hot and humid late summer afternoon on Daniel Island, but Max Nicastro and his furry friend, Sheriff, are ready to roll. “Let’s go buddy,” says Nicastro, and he pushes off on his Alkali rollerblades near the edge of Smythe Lake and the pit bull mastiff mix eagerly follows on a leash. As...

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