News for Community

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
DART today announced their 20 years of partnering with the Food Bank of Delaware for the annual “Stuff The Bus” Thanksgiving Food Drive.  In celebration of its 20th anniversary, DART’s goal is to collect 20 tons of non-perishable food for Delawareans in need of food assistance.  We need the public’s help to achieve our goal.The “Stuff The Bus” food drive starts on Monday, November 6, ending on ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The Easterseals / Best Buddies statewide summer intern program for students with intellectual disabilities produced fantastic results, according to those who participated. The four-week paid internship paired seven students with intellectual disabilities with a mentor. Mentors, arranged through Best Buddies Delaware, worked with the interns as a natural support in the workplace. Easterseals’ ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
                                                                                                      CALL FOR VOLUNTEERSWhat Is College Application Month?College Application Month (CAM) is a statewide effort with the goal of providing every graduating high school senior the opportunity to apply to college. Volunteers are critical to the program’s success. A number of students have commented that ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
B+H Insurance, LLC (BHI), a prominent property and casualty insurance agency in Newark, Delaware has expanded its growing menu of services to now include a health benefits department. Jennifer Wilson, a second-generation healthcare professional, will bring her wealth of knowledge and experience in navigating today's complicated health insurance marketplace to lead the new division, BHI Benefits. ...read more
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Drone Workforce Solutions (DWS) began its inaugural class training aspiring drone pilots on September 30, 2017 with the help of a grant from the Delaware Department of Labor.   Twelve Delaware students have been selected and enrolled in the 70-hour, 10-week drone training course that covers everything from the mechanics of flying, to aviation safety, to the aeronautical information they need ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
On November 16th , 17th & 18th we are setting up a camp site in Newport (same field we host our 5K and lot across the street from James Street Tavern). 2 Nights and 3 Days.   The end goal is to raise money for brand new coats (in partnership with Operation Warm) for 1,100 elementary children in Newport. In Newport, sadly, 71% of them live AT or BELOW the poverty line. This is 3 x’s the national ...read more
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Monday, October 16, 2017
WILMINGTON, DE- Wilmington-based developer, The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. (BPG), and BPGS Construction (BPGS) are proud to announce the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration for MKT Place, an apartment building consisting of 33 units located on 200 W. 9th Street. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony, guests will enjoy light hors d'oeuvres, tours of the impressive residences, live jazz ...read more
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Friday, October 13, 2017
Del-One Federal Credit Union was once again named Best Credit Union in Delaware from the Reader’s Choice Awards. This is the sixth year in a row Del-One has won this prestigious honor.  The mission of Del-One Federal Credit Union focuses on helping members to live a better financial life.  Employees work as member advocates; learning about their needs and wants, and helping them to find ways to ...read more
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Thursday, October 12, 2017
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Thursday, October 12, 2017
Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS), a Delaware-based CPA firm, is proud to welcome Valerie C. Middlebrooks, CPA, back to the BLS family as a principal in the firm’s Tax & Small Business Department.Valerie joined the firm in 2005 and then again in 2017 after working for a Top 100 firm in Bethesda, Maryland, and a local firm in Delaware. Prior to moving to the East Coast, Valerie spent eight years ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, October 12, 2017
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Del-One Federal Credit Union has been named as a Top Workplace in Delaware by The News Journal!  Top Workplaces were recognized based solely on surveys about the workplace completed by the employees.  Del-One has received this honor for the past six years.  Contact Del-One at www.del-one.org, call 302-739-4496, or visit any branch location throughout Delaware for more information on Del-One’s ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    Del-One Federal Credit Union is excited to partner with the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) to offer the WINcentive® Savings program to Del-One members.  WINcentive Savings is a prize-linked savings account that offers the chance to win cash prizes.  It requires only $5 to open the account, and allows unlimited deposits during the 12-month savings period.   Every $25 saved earns Del-One ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) Chief Executive Officer, John Sisson announced today that DTC has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) toward the purchase of 10 zero-emission battery-electric buses, and associated charging systems. With the help of Delaware's Congressional delegation, state and local officials, and other partners, the project was ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate Release  Media Contact:Dora CheathamDirector, Emerging Enterprise Center Phone: (302) 294-2056Email address: cheathamd@ncccc.com Emerging Enterprise Center LaunchesCo-Working Space From Business Concept to Launch: Emerging Enterprise Center Rounds Out Range of Offerings to Entrepreneurs Wilmington, DE, October 10, 2017 - Adding to its array of offerings for ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
                                                                                                                            New Castle, DE – Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore and CAMP Rehoboth are teaming up to provide the Savvy Caregiver series this fall. The classes, which aim to provide knowledge and skills essential to those who are caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
2017 Autism Delaware Fall Auction Gala“eleven eleven” on 11/11Newark DE, September 25, 2017—Autism Delaware announced today that its annual fall auction gala is scheduled for Saturday, November 11, from 6:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M., and the featured entertainment is Philadelphia-area original-cover band “eleven eleven.” The fundraiser takes place at The Queen (formerly the World Café Live at The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Lighthouse Cove is excited to announce details for the final scheduled event at the iconic Baycenter events venue in Dewey Beach. The 40 year old facility is set to be demolished and eventually redeveloped. The brand new state-of-the-art special events facility will focus on everything from weddings, conferences and corporate retreats as part of the Lighthouse Cove Redevelopment Project.  A ...read more
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Sunday, September 24, 2017
UPDATED: Tickets on sale now!Delaware Auto Show Preview PartyFeaturing:Open Bar * Tasting Stations *  Live MusicThursday, October 5, 20176 - 10 p.m.Chase Center on the RiverfrontFeaturing the newest automotive model releases! Join us for hors d'oeuves and gourmet food stations, music and dancing, premium open bar and silent auction to benefit the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition.Music by ...read more
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Friday, September 08, 2017
Release-Milburn's Fall Festival Weekends!For Immediate ReleaseHaving trouble viewing this email? Click here  PRESS RELEASE-Fall Festival Weekends!   Today's Date: September 7, 2017 Event Date: Fall 2017  Contact: Melinda or Jay Milburn  Milburn Orchards, Inc. 410-398-1349 or 800-684-30001495 Appleton Road, Elkton, MD  21921     Fall ...read more
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Friday, July 28, 2017
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