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Friday, November 15, 2019
 Easterseals Delaware & Maryland's Eastern Shore will host an open house on Tuesday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Resource and Technology Demonstration Center located at 61 Corporate Circle in New Castle.    There will be hundreds of pieces of adapted equipment, clothing and toys on display for guests to view to find the perfect gift for a loved one with a disability or a senior. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Santora CPA Group, a Newark-based Certified Public Accounting and Consulting firm, is pleased to announce the following additions to its team:  Tara J. Bolinski has joined the Trust Services Team.  She came to the firm having expertise in new business acceptance, trust compliance, administration, and client service.  Previously, Tara worked as a Social Worker for a nonprofit organization.  Her ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Comcast Spotlight announced its new name - Effectv (pronounced, e-FEC-tiv). Here's a Q and A they put together, in case you have any questions. Why did Comcast Spotlight re-brand? The name change reflects the transition that Comcast Spotlight has undergone over the past 12-18 months to become a more data-driven, cross-screen marketing company that utilizes television’s fullfunnel marketing ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
On December 28th Delaware Express Shuttle and Tours will be taking a trip to Lancaster to see Miracle of Christmas live on stage at Sight and Sound Theatres. Register Here: https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/delexpress/items/177345/calendar/2019/12/?full-items=yes&flow=19441 Delaware Express Shuttle and Tours only has a few tickets left for their NYC Day-On-Your-Own and Radio City Rockettes ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
2020 is looking to be a good year for Delaware Shuttle & Tours Trips! They already have many trips planned for the new year including Day-On-Your-Own to NYC, To Kill a Mockingbird, West Side Story, Philadelphia Flower Show, and more. To see what other trips they have planned or to register for any check out the link ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Ferris Home Improvements has teamed up with Food Bank of Delaware to help feed hungry families.  Up to November 25, Ferris Home Improvements will be accepting nonperishable food items at either of their two locations 1908 Kirkwood Highway, Newark DE, 19700 or 19269 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth, DE 19971 They are currently in need of Cereal, Peanut Butter, Canned Fruits, Canned Meats, 8oz Shelf ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, November 04, 2019
DART will hold its 22nd annual “Stuff The Bus” Thanksgiving Food Drive throughout the State starting on November 11 and ending on November 16, with a goal of collecting 20 tons of non-perishable food for Delawareans in need of food assistance.  And, we need the public’s help to achieve the goal.    “Stuff The Bus” will be collecting food at seven sites throughout the State.  The site ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, November 04, 2019
On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, DART is offering free rides to Veterans on all Statewide bus services. Veterans displaying a Veteran’s ID card (this would also cover spouses and partners) or DD 214 can ride for free on all DART bus services all day. “The military is such an integral part of the community in Delaware.  In honor of Veterans Day, DTC is happy to once again offer free bus rides ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 01, 2019
Kellie Rychwalski has been promoted to Chief Financial Officer of Del-One Federal Credit Union.  Kellie joined the Del-One team in 2012 as the Director of Accounting.  Kellie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from the University of Maryland and has over 35 years of experience in the banking/credit union industry.  She has also earned several accreditations including the ACH Accredited ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
While most people know to call AAA when their vehicle breaks down, they may not know that the same 115 year-old company responsible for servicing more than 77,000 roadside assistance calls so far this year in Delaware has quietly grown into a major auto repair company.   According to Tom Wiedemann, CEO of AAA Club Alliance, growing into a major provider of car care repair services is an ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
 Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore will join Boscov’s in the Christiana Town Center at a celebration of caregivers on November 9 from 11a.m. to 3p.m. Caregivers are invited to meet local experts, like Easterseals, to learn about the programs and services available in our community. Prizes and refreshments are also available.   Easterseals will be on hand with information about ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Precision AirConvey is proud to announce the appointment of Bruce Wilder as West Coast Regional Sales Manager. PAC has seen a growth of system installations on the West Coast over the last few years and having Bruce living and working in the territory will provide another level of service to our existing and future clients.  Bruce's professional experience encompasses paper manufacturing, label ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 25, 2019
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore announced that it has received a $25,000 grant from Discover Bank to offer children under the age of three with autism Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapy.   “Easterseals recognizes the critical need in our community for ABA therapy for children with autism under the age of three,” Easterseals President/CEO, Kenan Sklenar, says. “Easterseals is ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, October 25, 2019
Yesterday, Chamber Member NERDit NOW donated more than 30 computers to TeenSHARP with the help of Discover Bank, another Chamber Member.  NERDit Now provides a repair can help you with everything from a cracked screen to removing a virus when it comes to electronics. Their repair experience is catered to an excellent customer experience. If you have an old devise laying around NERDit Now will ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, October 24, 2019
As part of an ongoing $30 million construction and renovation project, on Thursday, October 17, 2019, a crane at Goldey-Beacom College (GBC) placed the final steel I-beam on William A. Franta Hall as the Board of Trustees, staff, faculty and students looked on.   “This is a major milestone for Goldey-Beacom College and for Franta Hall,” said Dr. Colleen Perry Keith, recently appointed College ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Duffield Associates is excited to announce that Matthew Van Rensler, PE, MBA has rejoined our firm as the Geotechnical Division Director. In his role, Mr. Van Rensler will manage multidisciplinary projects including geotechnical evaluations and analysis, foundation and earth retaining structure design, and construction review. Van Rensler served as a Geotechnical Project Manager with Duffield ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Let Sherm's Catering prepare your holiday meal so you can spend more time with your friends and family.  The Menu is fresh roasted Turkey, thin sliced baked ham, stuffing, smashed potatoes, candied yams, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls or cornbread. $60 for 4 servings/ $145 for 10 servings Apple and Pumpkin Pie, Appetizers and other menu items available upon request. ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Sherm's Catering Corporate Holiday Catering Tis the season to celebrate over great food that brings people together! Let Sherm's Catering provide a delicious meal for you an your staff for the ultimate holiday experience. The menus is: fresh roasted turkey over homemade stuffing, thin sliced baked ham, mac n' cheese or smashed potatoes, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls or ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
This year, DEXSTA Federal Credit Union decided to donate a portion of all of their skip-a-pay processing frees to the Boys & Girls Club of Delaware. Back in June, the skip requests stated rolling in and so did the dough! DEXSTA was able to donate $3,000 worth of games, sporting equipment, art supplies, and first aid products. DEXSTA team members visited and delivered the donations to 5 different ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Join the Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau for a special holiday celebration at the newly opened DE.CO food hall inside the DuPont Building and directly across from our offices and downtown Visitors Center. On Thursday, November 21, 2019 4PM-7PM Unwind and celebrate the holiday season with the GWCVB Board of Directors, staff and community leaders while networking with out tourism ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
A special "Think Pink" debit card is available through October 31st at any Del-One Federal Credit Union branch location. With a $10 donations toward the Del-One Foundations, members can receive this custom card. All proceeds from these cards will go to the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition to assist their quest to "raise awareness of breast issues in Delaware through outreach, education and support ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Chesapeake Shredding celebrates 9 years! Congratulations Chesapeake Shredding! Chesapeake Shredding provides document and hard drive destruction and electronic waste recycling. The do mobile on-site shredding, one time purge shredding, drop off shredding, and x-ray and medical record disposal. They also offer certification of destruction and are in complete compliance with HIPPA ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, October 21, 2019
The Mid-Atlantic region’s blood supply has never been lower, and the Blood Bank of Delmarva (BBD) is urgently calling for donors. There has been a significant decline in regular blood donors, and the region’s supply has reached critically low levels. In order to maintain a safe blood supply, a seven-day inventory of all blood types must be continually replenished. Right now, reserves are below ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, October 21, 2019
DART today announced their 22nd year of partnering with the Food Bank of Delaware for the annual “Stuff The Bus” Thanksgiving Food Drive, with a goal of collecting 20 tons of non-perishable food for Delawareans in need of food assistance.  We are looking for the public’s help to achieve the goal.   “Stuff The Bus” will be collecting food at seven sites throughout the State.  The site ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, October 21, 2019
New Castle County Chamber Member, Nerdit Now, is going to be pitching their business to the sharks on the television show Shark Tank on Sunday, October 27 at 9:00PM! To find out more check out the article by Delaware Business Times:  https://www.delawarebusinesstimes.com/nerdit-appears-poised-to-enter-the-tank/
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Don't miss this truly incredible opportunity!    Our raffle baskets are filled with GREAT goodies from all over, stop into Great Stuff Savvy to see them in person today and to purchase your tickets!   Baskets make great gifts for others, but are also a great way to treat yourself to something special while giving back!  Stop into Great Stuff Savvy during the month of October to check out ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, October 07, 2019
Are you ready to save money on your company's benefits? Aetna Funding Advantage makes it easy! -This new plan is exclusive to Chamber Members -For businesses and organizations with 6-100 employees -Up to 25% savings on monthly costs compared to ACA premium rates -Digital administration and enrollment platforms -And more! Request a quote today to see if this plan is right for you! You can ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Connolly Gallagher Employment Attorneys Amend Delaware Equal Accommodations Law On Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Connolly Gallagher Employment attorneys, Matthew Boyer, Lauren DeLuca and Tim Holly were invited to a signing ceremony with Governor John Carney and Senator Anthony Delcollo to mark the adoption of their proposed amendment to the Delaware Equal Accommodations Law.  The proposed ...read more
Categories: Community, Political, #DelBizSuccess, Economic
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Connolly Gallagher Adds New Associate   Connolly Gallagher LLP added attorney Stephanie Smiertka Riley to its commercial and intellectual property litigation practice as an associate. Her complex commercial litigation experience extends to both plaintiffs and defendants in business disputes, consumer protection claims, and pharmaceutical and medical device multi-district ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Community
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Whether your marketing objective is raising awareness, educating or building relationships, your message needs to resonate with your target audience. But to do that, it needs to reach them. In a consumer-empowered world, it can be difficult to stand out in a highly competitive and clustered landscape.   That’s where OneMagnify comes in.   A long-time Wilmington resident, OneMagnify is a ...read more
Categories: Community
Saturday, June 01, 2019
Delaware College of Art and Design and community partner NextFab recently co-hosted a visit from representatives of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York. HKETONY director Joanne Chu and deputy director Erica Lam met with DCAD President Jean Dahlgren, Dean Katy Ro, admissions director Jane B. Campbell, assistant admissions director Randle Reed and other administrators at the 600 N. ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Thursday, April 04, 2019
An illustrator, painter, writer and teacher known for her visual and verbal narratives will deliver the keynote address at this year’s Delaware College of Art and Design graduation ceremony. Catherine Quillman will address the Class of 2019 during the College’s 21st annual commencement exercises on May 6. The ceremony will open with remarks by New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer and feature a ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education, General News Article
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Delaware College of Art and Design is delighted that its retail space at 706 N. Market St. is the new home for downtown staple Spaceboy Clothing.  The relocation of Spaceboy from its previous 711 N. Market St. address commenced in January and was completed in time for the store’s 10th anniversary celebration, which included a grand reopening concert on March 2. The “one-stop shop for locally made ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Delicate yet dangerous and evoking both strength and vulnerability, the wearable metalwork of two-time state arts fellowship recipient Ellen Durkan is creating a striking presence in Delaware College of Art and Design’s Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery.  “Ellen Durkan: Behind Her Iron Gates” opens at DCAD with an Art Loop Wilmington reception featuring live models from 5 to 8 p.m. February 1. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Ann-Marie VanTassell, a professional photographer who owns and operates her own business in the Washington, D.C., area, has received the 2018 Delaware College of Distinguished Alumni Award, the first-ever such honor given by DCAD to one of its graduates.  VanTassell completed an associate of fine arts degree in photography at DCAD in 2007 and was selected to deliver the graduating student address ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
A cut-paper workshop with an innovative artist and the chance to view his current exhibition will join technology demonstrations and a statewide networking party as part of Technical.ly Delaware’s first-ever Delaware Innovation Week Kickoff. The event will be hosted at Delaware College of Art and Design, 600 N. Market St., on Friday, Nov. 2, in conjunction with Art Loop Wilmington.  “Henry ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
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