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Poll question: The Fourth of July is just around the corner, and along with cookouts, days on the water, and beach outings, fireworks most likely rank at the top of people’s list for celebrating the holiday. Unfortunately, cost and safety issues have forced the number of displays to shrink and...
Poll question: Construction on the long-awaited replacement of the Beresford Creek bridge is underway with full road closures expected to start soon, cutting off Daniel Island Drive leading to St. Thomas Island Drive and Clements Ferry Road. How much will this affect your commute? And read more...
The headache grew worse as I scrolled through blogs on the internet, scanning rather than fully reading or digesting the information in front of me. I was sweating, my mouth was dry, and I could feel an elevated pulse. Sensing the gravity of the situation, my lovely wife, Grace, put her hand on...
The long awaited replacement of the Beresford Creek Bridge started this month. Dominion, AT&T, and Home Telecom are currently relocating utilities off of the old bridge. That work is expected to take about six weeks, and as soon as that work is done, the old bridge will be removed and a new...
One morning several years ago I was letting our dog Finn out to attend to his morning business. When I opened the door into the backyard I was nearly knocked over as he bolted for the fence.  In the half-light of dawn, I couldn't tell what was generating all of the excitement until a small, dark...
We love our pets for lots of reasons. Whether we live with a dog, cat, rabbit, rodent, bird, snake or other exotic animal, they often provide unconditional love, emotional support, and loyal companionship. They help us learn empathy and nurturing instincts. They offer physical, mental and social...
FOREVER REMEMBERED, NEVER FORGOTTEN   With heavy hearts, we mourn the loss of our Chief of Police, Luther Reynolds.     Chief Reynolds was a virtuous and dedicated public servant, an honorable man who led others with a deep sense of principled character. He was a man who radiated in...
Editor’s Note: Frank Conway’s Memorial Day edition article about local members of the community who served in the “Silent Service” as submariners was well-received by our readers. You can read the full article at bit.ly/DINEWS_Submariners.   The article asked to hear from any local veteran...
Poll question: When moving to a new town or even just a new neighborhood, getting to know people and finding where you fit in can be a challenge. Luckily, the Daniel Island/Cainhoy area has a number of local organizations that new residents can join and get to know their neighbors. Which...
Not very many people know this, but it was my idea to start a regular trivia night at our favorite venue. I pestered them so much that it finally happened.   The first name chosen for our group was “The Boomers.” You can tell where we fall in the age range by that name!   Over the last...

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