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Beware of street parking Late in the evening on Friday, March 11, someone sideswiped our Town & Country van at 1307 Smythe Street, knocking the large side mirror completely off, crushing the rear door handle and leaving a stripe down the driver’s side of the car. The side mirror was nowhere to...
 It’s not so much a celebration as it is an awareness campaign. Throughout the state and all across the country, this week – March 13-19 – is designated as Sunshine Week. The week has nothing to do with weather conditions but everything to do with how the country is weathering a constant chipping...
Last Tuesday evening over 100 people attended the first ever Intergenerational Forum on Daniel Island, graciously hosted by Bishop England High School. The brainchild of island resident Fred Danziger, sponsored by The Daniel Island News, and embraced by local high schools around the lowcountry, a...
Library Parking Only The best time for me to visit our beautiful island library is early afternoon. Unfortunately, it’s the favorite time for parents and caregivers of children at DIS to park their cars there, too. Some are even bold enough to park directly next to a sign stating “Library Parking...
“When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.” – Benjamin Franklin I keep waiting for that moment. I keep waiting for a candidate to walk on stage and openly explain – without hesitation, with no hint of trepidation – that they’ve changed their mind. Our candidate might then explain why, based...
Reporter’s note: While waiting in line this past Saturday, to vote in the Republican primary, I decided to take pen to pad and interview a number of voters about their candidate choices and impressions without a slant toward any of the particular candidates. All seven are Daniel Island residents....
If you’re looking to spark your creativity, showering once a day might not be enough. Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin, for instance, takes six to eight showers a day, telling Emily Chang in a Bloomberg TV interview: “I’m not a germaphobe. It has nothing to do with germs; it’s all about a fresh...
Primary dates different for each party Unlike many other states, South Carolina does not require voters to register with any particular party. Voters simply need to register to vote to be eligible to vote in the primary of their choice. Note, however, voters may only vote in one party’s...
Forget the diets. Stop counting calories. Don’t fret over willpower. That’s not the issue. When it comes to managing our weight, it’s all about your hunger mood. That’s the striking claim by Michael Graziano, neuroscientist and Princeton professor who insists that weight regulation is a matter of...
Roundabout The recent article in The Daniel Island News regarding “Intersection Improvement Plan Heads in ‘New Direction’” is the wrong direction. Granted, most of us are aware of the statistics about the intersection at Seven Farms Drive and Daniel Island Drive. Even if you have not paid any...

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