Opinions

Kio Stark insists we should. In a stirring TED talk, Stark shares how talking to strangers can enhance our lives and open us to new opportunities. Stark’s chief concern: by teaching our children, and ourselves, to fear strangers, we just may be closing ourselves off to meaningful encounters....
First, I hope all Daniel Islanders, their families, and their property survived Hurricane Matthew with little or no damage. Hurricanes are serious business. Now that the worst is behind us, we can look back and smile a little… • You know you are in deep doo doo when Jim Cantore shows up in your...
In just a few days you will receive your annual tax bill as processed by Berkeley County Government (BCG). At a cost to taxpayers of $5,000, County Council voted unanimously to provide information in your tax bill about the history of millage increases made for Berkeley County School District (BCSD...
All Voters must be registered by October 8, 2016 to be eligible to vote in the November 8, 2016 General Election. Not sure of your status? You can check your registration at this link - https://info.scvotes.sc.gov/eng/voterinquiry/VoterInformationRequest.asp.... If you are not registered, you still...
First U.S. Congressional District Candidate Cherny responds to letter writer Six years ago I would have agreed with what Dr. Kraemer wrote in his letter to the editor of September 8th in response to my opinion piece entitled “Don’t believe scare tactics on National Debt”, which I wrote in response...
Dear Mr. President: I read about your recent Asian trip where you got snubbed on the tarmac by the Chinese and then by the President of the Philippines. So I understand why the news media report that you are seeking one last major achievement to help cement your presidential legacy. I’m not saying...
We treat our senses to all sorts of pleasures – music for our ears, art for our eyes, perfume and gastronomy for our nose and tongue. But what about touch? It may be the only sense without an art form. “Touch is the first system to come online, and the foundations of human relationships are all...
I am compelled to write in response to the opinion piece from Mr. Dimitri Cherny published in The Daniel Island News in the August 11 edition. Evidently Mr. Cherny is running for a seat in the U.S. Congress representing Congressional District 1, currently held by Mark Sanford. While I am no major...
Welcome to the field of Suggestology, the science of advice, persuasion and exhortation. What’s a USS? It stands for “UnSolicited Suggestion,” that is, a suggestion that flies off our lips even before a person has asked for one! Our impatience manifests itself in “The SS Exchange” (a Statement...
Learning is a journey-not a destination. For most, continuing education is essential in all aspects of our culture so we can stay current amidst constantly changing technology and have the knowledge to move ahead. Children, youth, and adults have to continue their pursuit of learning to advance in...

Pages

Daniel Island Publishing

225 Seven Farms Drive
Unit 108
Daniel Island, SC 29492 

Office Number: 843-856-1999
Fax Number: 843-856-8555

 

Breaking News Alerts

To sign up for breaking news email alerts, Click on the email address below and put "email alerts" in the subject line: sdetar@thedanielislandnews.com

Comment Here