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We moved about a year ago to Daniel Island from Boston for a lifestyle change. My husband was initially unsure about living on this 4,000-acre island with gorgeous old oaks, miles of walking trails, picturesque water and marsh views, with one beautiful house after another. It all screams perfection...
Even though my husband misses those sugary shrink-wrapped cinnamon rolls that chain hotels call breakfast, I prefer to stay in more meaningful places. I’ve gotten pretty savvy about choosing a good Airbnb but I’ve learned by making mistakes. Here are some pointers to save you the learning curve....
For more than 200 years, the Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) has been serving families and youth in crisis across the state by providing a safe environment, educational support, and career readiness to empower and equip them for success. The legacy of leading the way for foster youth in...
Roundabout works! Some people and other publications have been negative about the new Daniel Island roundabout. They have a decidedly negative slant for something that has proven to be so positive for Daniel Island residences and commuters. They have pointed out there have been a couple of...
With a late Thanksgiving this year, I know many people are feeling the crunch of a shortened holiday season. And news of delivery delays and wondering whether your nifty packages will arrive on time just add to the holiday anxiety. But what if I told you there were some great last-minute gift ideas...
Twenty-three, in and of itself, is not a bad number. It is prime, being divisible only by the numbers 1 and 23. It was the jersey number worn by precisely one NFL Hall of Famer, Guy Chamberlain, a player and coach for the Canton and Cleveland Bulldogs. And, it was the jersey number shared by NBA...
Provided by Stop Opioid Silence With the holiday season underway, the Stop Opioid Silence campaign is launching a renewed push to offer state residents the opportunity to share stories and learnings from their opioid addiction and recovery. Opioid use disorder and opioid-related death is a serious...
A long trip last month provided an abundance of reading time for me, so here is a profusion of books to choose from during the month of December. Starting with nonfiction, “In Hoffa’s Shadow” by Jack Goldsmith is a detailed and revealing (chilling?) look at the Teamsters and organized crime. The...
One of the reasons I was drawn to serve as president of the University of South Carolina is its established position as the state’s flagship university. The term “flagship” evokes many things, but in the higher education sphere it typically denotes the largest, most comprehensive public institution...
To say I’m a freak about my box of ornaments is an understatement. I get panicky when my husband takes it down from the attic, and I won’t let my kids touch it while we decorate our Christmas tree. The box contains ornaments of all shapes and sizes — round, flat, glass, plastic, homemade, store-...

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