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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
In May 1999, Joe Allen and Karl Ottosen began doing business as Sonitrol Security of Delaware Valley. In 2019, they are still protecting customers with the latest technological advances. According to Joe Allen, Vice-President/Owner, “So much has changed since we started the business. Technology has allowed us to implement efficient and cost-effective security systems that protect the more
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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
JAN-PRO Commercial Cleaning Franchise Brings Business Opportunities to New Castle County  New Castle, Delaware  – The #1 commercial cleaning franchise in the country is proud to announce the grand opening of JAN-PRO’s newest office located in New Castle County. The new office will act as a continuation of JAN-PRO Cleaning Systems of Delaware Valley and signifies a vested commitment to expand more
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Friday, May 17, 2019
Inspired teens and adults will have the opportunity to realize their creative potential in the engaging environment that is Delaware College of Art and Design through DCAD’s Summer 2019 Continuing Education workshops and courses in fine arts, jewelry design, photography and web/graphic design.  DCAD Continuing Ed fosters personal and professional growth through small classes that feature more
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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Are you ready to "Give Your Best Life?" We are! Blood Bank of Delmarva (BBD) is bringing together blood donors and blood donation recipients to help kick off the 2019 Summer Blood Drive (SBD) on Tuesday, May 21 in their Christiana Donor Center, from 5-7 p.m.   The SBD launch is a rally to inspire the community about the need to donate blood during the summer months. Summer is a crucial period more
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Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Jeffrey Marsicoearned the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. The CFP® designation is awarded to experienced candidates who complete a prescribed program of study and a 10-hour comprehensive exam, and fulfill certain ethical and professional experience requirements. Designees receive training in financial planning; more specifically, income tax, cash flow, retirement, estate and more
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Thursday, April 25, 2019
Goldey-Beacom College (GBC) broke ground today, Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. on a $30 million campus expansion and renovation project which includes the construction of William A. Franta Hall, a new five-story residence hall featuring single and double dormitory-style rooms, study rooms and lounges on each floor, a security office on the first floor and many more amenities for more
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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
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Wednesday, April 03, 2019
NEW CASTLE, DE – April 3, 2019 – The Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation (DEMEC) is proud to announce that the Municipal Services Commission (MSC) of the City of New Castle has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2018. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 more
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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