Daniel Island Top Stories

January 14, 2019

CHARLESTON, SC  - On December, 10, 2018, two professors from MUSC Department of Psychiatry, Carla Kmett Danielson, PhD and Matthew Carpenter, PhD, spoke to parents of 5th to 12th grade about vaping, JUULing and other substances at Ashley Hall School.  Both have done extensive research on these ...

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CHARLESTON, SC - The Charleston Police is introducing a new community crime watch partnership opportunity for those who have security cameras at their residence or business.   The City of Charleston Security Camera Registration Program allows those with exterior facing recorded security cameras ...

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                            With the holidays firmly behind us and 2019 in full swing check out what the Lowcountry has to off on and off island this week. DANIEL ISLAND: Charleston Spring ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Daniel Island resident Christian Buck is a man who wears many hats. A successful career on Wall Street led him in a unique direction—sports psychology—followed by roles as coach, teacher, consultant, and author. “After 10 years trading and brokering equity derivatives on the ...

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Ring in the New Year! Daniel Island:   New Year's Eve at Dockery's Spend New Year’s Eve on Daniel Island! Make your dinner reservations with us and stay late to ring in the New Year! Dance the night away with live music by Dan's Tramp Stamp and the Money Bags on the Dockery’s stage from ...

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Daniel Island: Prestige Champagnes & Lobster Roll Night Come out as Bin 526 kicks off the holiday weekend with Tete Cuvee Champagne by the glass and their delicious new Lobster Rolls flown in directly from Maine! Friday, December 21, 5 - 11 Bin ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Eugene Clark once said, “sharing the fun of fishing turns strangers into friends within a few hours.”  On Thursday, December 13, Captain Greg Peralta was surprised to find that a statue in his honor will be forever standing at the Ralston Creek Boat Landing. This statue was ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC- On Saturday evening, people of all generations and faiths gathered in candlelight during a peaceful demonstration of solidarity for the “Candles and Candles” event at the Volvo Cars Stadium on Daniel Island. Residents illuminated tea lights and united to make a strong statement ...

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DANIEL ISLAND:   DI Connect This “over 55” group typically meets the third Friday of each month at 5:00 PM. The December meeting has been changed to an earlier date to avoid conflicts with the holidays. The December meeting will take place December 14th at 5:00 PM. Membership and ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Things looked a little bleak on Saturday afternoon on Daniel Island. Heavy rains poured from the skies, temperatures dipped into 40s, and the public parking lot resembled a slushy mud pit. From the Volvo Cars Stadium though, lively music and the scent of latkes filled the air.

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Daniel Island:   Films on the Field: The Polar Express All aboard! Watch your favorite Holiday Family Film on the 3,000 sq ft videoboard. Pajamas are strongly encouraged! Food trucks, Train Rides, Hot Cocoa, Smores and Dogs on a leash welcome. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets. Tickets ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC- Young entrepreneurs who are creative, innovative, and enthusiastic help prove that it is never too early to pursue their dreams of being a business owner. Meet 13 year-old Camden Pratt, owner of Cam’s Carolina Creations. Pratt, a Daniel Island resident, makes beautiful handmade ...

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CHARLESTON, SC - Last week, the Charleston City Council passed a ban to prohibit the use of single-use plastic bags, Styrofoam containers, and plastic straws. These items are not accepted by Charleston County’s recycling program and negatively impact coastal areas, the ecosystem, human health, and ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Mark Sanford is a dreamer. He imagines a place with 450 acres of land dedicated to open space. It’s a centralized park for everyone; the largest in our area, with significant water access, inspiring Lowcountry views and prevalent summer breezes. There are 6-miles of bike and ...

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CHARLESTON, SC - On Nov. 17 over 200 Charleston area third through fifth grade girls and their running buddies showed their “star power” at the Girls on the Run Charleston 5k.  The Fall season was Girls on the Run Charleston’s largest season to date, with 15 teams from 13 different schools serving ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC  - Four newly elected school board representatives officially took their seats at the last Board of Education meeting to serve a four-year term in Berkeley County. District 2 candidate Mac McQuillin, of Daniel Island, and District 8 candidate Frank Wright, of Huger, were both ...

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DANIEL ISLAND: Q&A with U.S. Representative Mark Sanford Come meet U.S. Congressman Mark Sanford and learn more about his proposed Tri-County Waterfront Park, the 450-acre site at the Southern end of Daniel Island. The Daniel Island Neighborhood Association (DINA) is honored to sponsor ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - On Friday, November 9, Smythe Park and Edgefield Park residents awoke to an unsettling discovery. Overnight thefts from approximately ten vehicles in the neighborhoods occurred and were reported to Team Five. According to police reports, the vehicles were unlocked and the ...

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It's that time of year again and as we look toward next week we have lots to be thankful for.  Here is a sampling of where to kick off the holiday and get festive in the area, DANIEL ISLAND: Holiday Festival on Daniel Island Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 11 AM – 4 PM Volvo Car ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Philip Simmons High School (PSHS) sophomore Noah Ward claimed the title of state champion in cross country on November 3rd at the Sandhills Research Center in Columbia, SC. In the Class A-AA boys’ race, Ward crossed the finish line with a posted time of 15:40.30, winning by more ...

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Daniel Island, SC - The toilet paper was flying Tuesday afternoon when The Weird & Wacky Science Show was presented to Daniel Island Middle School students as a free STEM event after school hosted by the Parent Teacher Association (PTA). The middle school events committee comprised of 11 ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - The Daniel Island Neighborhood Association (DINA) held its last 2018 meeting Tuesday evening Nov. 13 at The Church of the Holy Cross. During the meeting 2019 officers were elected or had terms extended.  Three have served in the role prior.  Marie Delcioppo - President ...

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SOUTH CAROLINA - For years, residents have enjoyed the convenience of using golf carts as a means of transportation around Daniel Island. Golf cart use has been sweeping in popularity across the Lowcountry, but they were never designed for use on public roads. Carts offer little protection ...

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DANIEL ISLAND  Sip & Shop: Ladies Night Out at Bin 526! Sip & Shop at Bin 526! Grab your girls and come on out! Enjoy a glass of wine and shop the following fabulous vendors: Ashton’s Southern Scents, Wear it & Wander, A•N•N•E•S, Jordan Lash, Oath & Stone Leather Handbags, ...

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TAPinto Theater and Music Nov. 8-13 Daniel Island:   Bishop England High School Fall Drama Production I Hate Shakespeare! November 9 - November 10, 7pm We hate Shakespeare! At least that’s what the audience thinks until they get a rip-roaring ...

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Charleston, SC - The unofficial results are in for the statewide general election: Governor:  Henry McMaster (R)  Secretary of State: Mark Hammond (R) State Treasurer: Curtis Loftis (R) Comptroller General: Richard Eckstrom (R) US House of Representatives - SC District 1 : Joe ...

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DANIEL ISLAND: Fall Yoga at The Crow’s Nest, Edgefield Park Pool. Join Teresa Donohue, E-RYT, for a flow that links breath with movement to promote strength, balance, flexibility and relaxation. Enjoy moving mindfully and breathing deeply. Suitable for all abilities and ages. Please bring a mat.

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - With great weather in its favor, the Food Truck Festival hosted on Daniel Island Sunday provided the backdrop for a perfect Fall day for casual fun. Having most of the food and beverage groups covered, Jodi Witte, the Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Charleston ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC - Just before 6:20p.m. Saturday Nov 3 emergency vehicle sirens could be heard throughout the islands' south side neighborhoods responding to a Bellona address.  According to a witness on the scene "a fire in a two story outside fireplace attached to the house had gotten out of ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC -  On Saturday October 27 the annual 'National Beach/River Sweep' was hosted by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR). Dr. Andrea Kelly, a DI resident, serves as the site leader for the sweep here on Daniel Island where over 50 people participated. The ...

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