News for Community

Friday, March 27, 2020
The Salvation Army of Delaware continues to feed and shelter those in need in the community despite many new challenges due to the Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) global pandemic. With shelter-in-place mandates from Governor John Carney now in place, The Salvation Army has transitioned its feeding services in order to limit person-to-person contact. In complying with local and state government more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Friday, March 20, 2020
 Our communities are facing a challenge of incredible scale and significance, and our hearts go out to all who have been affected by COVID-19 (coronavirus). These are unsettling times, but despite the pervasive uncertainty, you can be sure we will get through this together, and M&T is committed to the health and well-being of our customers, employees, and our communities. As a more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
Blood Bank of Delmarva is extending open hours at its donor centers and urging healthy donors to make appointments to help maintain the region’s blood supply at this critical time.“Around 40 percent of our incoming blood supply was interrupted when schools, businesses and religious institutions closed due to the coronavirus outbreak. In response, we’ve increased capacity at our donor centers by more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
We, as nonprofits, are leading our organizations through unprecedented times. DANA is here to serve you and provide you with resources that you need - please be sure to visit our dedicated webpage, which we update frequently:   EMERGENCY FUNDING FOR NONPROFITS       DANA, Delaware Community Foundation, United Way DE and Philanthropy DE are more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
On Wednesday, March 18, 2020, the Internal Revenue Service issued Notice 2020-17 that outlines the tax payment relief due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.  The Notice indicates that individuals and businesses can postpone their 2019 tax payments normally due April 15, 2020 for up to 90 days until July 15, 2020 due to the difficulties presented by the current situation.  The IRS has stated more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
 SERVPRO® of Bear/New Castle & SERVPRO® of Upper Darby offer cleaning services including the removal of biohazard contaminants. We have the specialized training and products to get your property back to business.  About Coronavirus The CDC is responding to an outbreak of a respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
To help keep you up-to-date on how Highmark is supporting its members and providers during the COVID-19 situation, we have created a recorded webinar for you to watch, listen, and learn more. The recorded webinar also provides key messages and important resources that you can share with our mutual clients. To access the webinar, click COVID-19 Updates Recorded Webinar.Questions? If you have more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, March 02, 2020
Stop in today at Savvy AND Home to shop new arrivals. 75% if all winter merchandise at Savvy 25% off markdowns at home Valid 3/3/30-3/7/30 Excludes new arrivals Net Proceeds benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition  Thank you and happy shopping!  
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Farmers of Salem, a regional mutual insurance company founded in Salem County, N.J., in 1851, is relocating to Wilmington in 2021 and bringing 52 jobs to the city. An additional five jobs will be added by the company, which prides itself on providing superior service with personal attention, over the following three years.  Farmers of Salem plans to invest close to $5.6 million in the purchase more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 17, 2020
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Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
 Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore is excited to announce that the 2020 Easterseals/CAI Volleyball Challenge will take place on May 29-30, 2020 at a NEW LOCATION – the 76ers Fieldhouse (401 Garasches Ln., Wilmington, DE). Everyone is welcome to participate in this family-friendly event that raises critically needed dollars to benefit children and adults with disabilities served by more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
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: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
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: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community