News for Community

Thursday, August 09, 2018
                   Del-One Federal Credit Union recently partnered with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh to offer members up to $5,000 cash for down payment and closing cost assistance to purchase their first homes.  For every $1 contributed, qualified homebuyers could receive $3 in First Front Door (FFD) grant assistance, up to a maximum of $5,000.  Several Del-One members were able to ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
National Automotive Styling Centers™ franchise’s first Delaware location will also serve southern New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™, a leading auto accessory and window tinting franchise, announced today the opening of its first Delaware location in Wilmington. Under the ownership of local entrepreneur Jason Heller, the store will serve the Tri-State ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, July 30, 2018
Bruce Rushton Brings The Growth Coach to Northern Delaware  Wilmington, DE – For the last 19 years, Bruce Rushton’s career has been about helping others succeed. Whether he was working directly with sales teams increasing their sales effectiveness or training new independent representatives to build strong businesses, he’s been focused on sales coaching and professional development. Now he’s ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Painter, illustrator and muralist Terrance Vann is guest-curating an exhibition of more than 50 pieces of contemporary and accessible street art by more than two-dozen artists of note, both locally and beyond, for Delaware College of Art and Design in August. “Local & Famous: A Celebration of Homegrown Talent” will fill DCAD’s Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery from Aug. 3 to 19.  Vann (also known by ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Students whose plans to complete a degree at the Art Institute of Philadelphia have been derailed by the school’s recently announced plans to close are invited to explore higher education possibilities at Delaware College of Art and Design.  The Art Institute of Philadelphia will cease to operate as of Aug. 28. DCAD’s fall semester will commence that same day.  Like the Art Institute of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
Thursday, July 19, 2018
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Categories: Community
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Your reputation matters.At Delaware ShoutOut, we know you want a social media presence you can be proud of. But you don’t know where to start, and you’re tired of struggling through it on your own. You just need help. We believe you deserve a stress-free, hassle-free approach to social media. We also believe you deserve a program that’s effective—attracting customers and making your company ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, June 25, 2018
A local family is one step closer to moving into a new home, as the result of a Framing Frenzy recently organized by the Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity.  On Friday, June 22, team members from Dover Federal Credit Union accepted CDHH’s challenge to frame the second story of a home, in just one day.  The framing frenzy erupted from the support of many able hands, and was able to be ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, June 22, 2018
The Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau (GWCVB), New Castle County’s only dedicated tourism marketing organization, announced today the election of new officers to its Board of Directors. With a mission dedicated to generating economic growth, the GWCVB focuses on marketing the area’s rich history, diverse culture and world-class gardens to leisure travelers, while cultivating ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The blood supply is critically low and Blood Bank of Delmarva needs the community to give blood. The blood type most critical is O Negative, O Positive, B Negative and B Positive. During the summer months, we have a significant decrease in blood and platelet donations with high schools and colleges on break and many donors busy and not giving blood. We need your help! Please call 1-888-8-BLOOD-8 ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, June 11, 2018
AAA Club Alliance is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas C. Wiedemann as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2018.  Wiedemann replaces Bernhard “Berni” Koch, who had been with the organization since 2002 and had served as CEO since 2012.  AAA Club Alliance, Inc. is the third largest AAA club in the national AAA federation and serves more than six million members in Connecticut, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Harmony Drones has been registered as a low altitude aerial service provider and has received approval to fly directly for the state of Delaware. The drone company, owned by Robert D. Reid of Delaware, is now able to perform services for state entities including school districts, the Delaware Department of Transportation, the Department of Energy, Public Works, Police, Fire Companies and more. ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Within the last two years, QTrak has become recognized as the premiere package tracking app for its lightweight, user-friendly interface that allows any industry to take control of their internal package management. In 2017, we gained valuable market exposure in university mailrooms, professional sports stadiums and venues, the corporate sector, and centers for healthcare. This year, we ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Premier Physical Therapy & Sports Performance would like to announce the addition of Angie Dickerson-Schnatz, PT, OCS, CHT to our Kirkwood Hwy clinic location! Angie is an upper extremity specialist who is a Certified Hand Therapist as well as a residency trained Orthopedic Certified Specialist treating only Shoulders,Elbows, Wrists and Hands for 16 years. Angie graduated in 1998 from the ...read more
Categories: Community
Saturday, March 24, 2018
When Kelicia Pitts became the first-ever galleries and events manager at the Delaware College of Art and Design this year, it was a kind of homecoming. Pitts had grown up in Claymont – she’s a member of the Mount Pleasant High School Class of 1996 – but wasn’t sure she’d ever live near home again after moving to Philadelphia.Experience as a fine art model and as an abstract and street art gallery ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
New personnel in several key positions are leading the Delaware College of Art and Design in new directions in an intentional effort to grow DCAD’s enrollment and prioritize community programming and relationships that will enrich the city’s Creative District and aid the broader effort to revitalize its downtown.  President John Hawkins, who has been serving as the interim leader of the College ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, December 15, 2017
WILMINGTON, Del. (Dec. 14, 2017) – Sandra Kingsberry James of DuPont has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through Jan. 30, 2020.  “Sandra brings 20 years of corporate experience to our board,” said trustee chairman Thomas J. Shopa. “We are delighted to have her expertise in reputation management and communications to support our ...read more
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