DI News History - October 7, 2021

October 5, 2006: 
The cover and centerfold featured the PGA Nationwide Tour event coming to Daniel Island. 
In news, former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley served as the guest speaker for the Daniel Island Business Association and addressed the issue of crime in the city. Riley stressed that crime businesses are passed down from family to family and that police do not have enough resources to combat crime.
In the “What I Do” column, Missy Baldwin, a licensed animal health technician at Daniel Island Animal Hospital at the time, was featured. 
In business news, Moo-na Lisa Gourmet Ice Cream & Coffee Inc., located in the Publix Shopping Center, celebrated its two-year anniversary.
October 6, 2011: 
The top news story was the closing of Island Town Café, a popular eatery and meeting place. Owner Linda Hitchcock, who had been in the location on Seven Farms Drive since 2005, announced the eatery’s pending departure. The space is now occupied by the expanded Daniel Island Animal Hospital.
In other news, the Berkeley County School District took the lead in a national initiative to prevent child sexual abuse. The district was recognized by Charleston-based Darkness to Light as the first school district in the nation to achieve “Partner in Prevention” designation, a nationally-recognized standard reached when 100% of an organization’s members have completed child sexual abuse prevention training.
October 6, 2016: 
The cover featured a “Pink” Daniel Island, where Daniel Island businesses and homeowners were encouraged to help make the island community “pretty in pink” in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the upcoming Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
In other news, Daniel Island resident and commercial developer Mike White concluded preliminary negotiations with retailer Starbucks Coffee on a project to develop a location on Daniel Island.
Photos from the Daniel Island Business Association’s block party were also featured.

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