News for Community

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 more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, October 21, 2019
Celebrate At Hagley. Book your holiday celebration before October 31 and save 20%!Looking for a distinctive space to host your next special event? Hagley Museum and Library has a wide range of buildings and rooms throughout our 235-acre property available to our members for private events. We can host an intimate lunch for 20 or cocktail party for up to 200. Our staff treats every event as a more
Categories: Community, 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 more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article
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 more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Keen Gas is celebrating 100 years with an Open House and Trade Show from October 17 to19 starting at 8am each day. Over 30 vendors will be there and the event includes special event pricing, product demos, plant tours, safety and educational seminars and the Miller Road Show.   The event will be at 4063 New Castle Avenue, New Castle, Delaware Register more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Your invited to Delaware Technical Community College breakfast and meet and greet with President Dr. Mark T. Brainard and Vice President and Campus Director Dr. Lora A. Johnson. Tuesday, October 29, 2019 8:00 a.m.-9:30a.m. Optional campus tour at 9:30 300 North Orange Street Wilmington, Delaware 19801 RSVP at Call (302) 573-5480
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Wilmington, DE - Fredrick J. Dawson, Executive Vice President of Bassett, Dawson & Foy, Inc. and Wealth Manager located at 1011 Centre Rd., Suite 110, Wilmington, DE was recently named a member of the 2019 Leaders Council. Leaders Council honors are presented only to those financial advisors who demonstrate an extraordinary level of commitment to clients through personal service and professional more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Member BBSI Presents Emory Hill Real Estate Service with a Safety Incentive Check. The BBSI Safety Incentive Program is in place to encourage safe practices and reward the client each year for their success thereby providing even great return of investment. Congratulations Emory Hill! To find out more about BBSI and their Safety Incentive Program visit their more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
New Castle, DE – Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore’s newest program will offer respite grants to families who are caring for a child under 18 with mental or behavioral health issues. The program is funded through the Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services (PBHS). The Child and Adolescent Caregiver Respite application period is open now along with their other respite more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Thursday, October 03, 2019
ChristianaCare, formerly Christiana Care Health System, has rebranded itself to reflect eh firm's commitment to partnership and innovations.“As we look to the future, we have an opportunity to meet the health needs of the communities we serve much differently than we did in the past,” said ChristianaCare President and CEO Janice E. Nevin, M.D., MPH. “We are reimagining how we deliver care — to more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
DART employees gathered on Sunday, September 29, 2019, to cheer on their fellow co-workers as they participated in a friendly competition of driving and safety skills at DART’s Bus “Roadeo”.  The event was held at DART’s Mid-County Facility in New Castle.   The “Roadeo” presented DART’s Bus Operators with several tests of their driving ability and safety skills.  The individuals were tested by more
Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Traliant Announces Reseller Agreement with Back To Basics Learning DynamicsTraliant, a provider of award-winning sexual harassment training, today announced a reseller agreement with Back to Basics Learning Dynamics, a provider of comprehensive educational and tutoring here to read more:
Categories: Community, Press Release, #DelBizSuccess, Education
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 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 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 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. more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, General News Article, Economic
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 more
Categories: Press Release, Community, 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 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. 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 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 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 more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Stephen Mottola of The Mottola Group, Long & Foster Real Estate, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. He will serve a term through 2020.  Mottola is a veteran of Delaware’s corporate sector, working for companies like MBNA, DuPont, First USA/Bank One and Barclay’s and helping develop the Wilmington riverfront before and after receiving his real estate more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 05, 2018
Sarah McBride, an internationally known activist for LGBTQ+ rights who serves as the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through 2021.“The work of DCAD is not just central to training the next generation of artists, entrepreneurs and dreamers, it is also at the heart of building more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Delaware College of Art and Design views drawing as both the foundation for all of the art and design disciplines and a key element of the associate of fine arts degree. Similarly, Henry Bermudez views drawing as the technical skill that informs all of his work.  The largely monochromatic pieces making up DCAD’s “Henry Bermudez in Black and White” exhibition celebrate the simplicity of drawing more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release