Beebe walk-in facility nearly complete in Milford

Beebe Healthcare will be opening a walk-in facility in the 10th Street Centre in Milford early next year, as the health system continues to expand its footprint in Sussex County.

MILFORD - A 49-year-old Milford man died Sunday after being struck by a vehicle while walking across Bay Road, Delaware State Police spokesperson Senior Cpl. Leonard DeMalto said.
 Downtown Milford, Inc., held the 17th Annual Holiday Stroll and 3rd Annual Christmas Market in historic downtown Milford on Saturday.
The Milford Public Library kicked off its annual Christmas Tree Extravaganza event on Thursday, which is raising money for a Milford woman who was recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
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The Mispillion Performance Series is putting on a “Home for the Holidays” family concert by The Cathedral Brass on Sunday at 3 p.m.
Reformation Lutheran Church in Milford will be offering a Blue Christmas Service at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14.
The Milford Police Department and Take My Hand Ministry will be holding their annual Christmas toy drive next week.
Another part of the city of Milford’s Mispillion Riverwalk improvement plan was set in motion Monday evening, with the City Council awarding a contract to replace the aging handrails that currently line the path with modern, lighted fixtures.
Sports
Delaware season-ending loss is marred by scary injury

Delaware started the afternoon wondering how it could win a football game. But the Blue Hens ended the day concerned about something much more serious. With 1:07 left in Delaware’s 42-6 …

WHEN: Saturday, 3 p.m. WHERE: Dykhouse Stadium (19,340), Brookings, S.D. TV: ESPN-plus. TWITTER: DSNSports. COACHES: Delaware — Ryan Carty (8-4, 1st season); South Dakota State …
SMYRNA — Back then, they’d play football anywhere they could find. Just like in a thousand other neighborhoods, Mike Judy said the kids in Dover’s Towne Point weren’t too …
Laurel High football Kylse Wilson was voted the State News Athlete of the Week for the second time this year. The senior ran for 198 yards and four touchdowns on 22 carries in the Bulldogs’ …
Business
REHOBOTH BEACH — The Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 29 for CubeBeGone LLC at 26521 Lewes Georgetown Hwy. CubeBeGone LLC is …
GREENWOOD — Delaware Electric Cooperative’s board of directors has voted to return more than $5 million in capital credits to the Cooperative’s member-owners in December. DEC …
NEW CASTLE—Nonprofit organizations in New Castle County are now eligible for two additional grant programs to address impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding up to $1,000,000 has been …
The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Dover Team Nutrition Dec. 2 at the new location at 79 Greentree Drive in the Greentree Shopping Center. Chamber members …
Neighbors
Delaware Community Foundation offers Specific Interest Grants

Delaware nonprofits are invited to apply for the Delaware Community Foundation’s Specific Interest Grants by 5 p.m. Jan. 6, 2023.

WYOMING – The story of how Wyoming resident Donna Storan came to create the Fostering Wishes Foundation to bring wishes to foster children is one wild ride. Ms. Storan, 58, an avid fan of …
The Potpourri Garden Club visited Woodburn, the governor’s mansion, to decorate for the holidays Dec. 1.
Mariners Bethel United Methodist Church will present its annual live Nativity from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 16 at the church grounds, 81 Central Ave., Ocean View.
Schools
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority’s auxiliary group Amicae, along with their brothers of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, gathered at Legislative Mall in Dover to bring awareness to World Prematurity Day on Nov. 17.
Sussex Technical High School offers a welding and fabrication career technical education program.
The Indian River High School Alumni Association is seeking nominations for its 2022-23 Hall of Fame.
DOVER —Dover Downtown Rotary Club recently provided a gift card to each Murphey School resident providing the opportunity for each resident to select presents for their fellow residents and …
Things To Do
Many adoption options with Brandywine Valley SPCA’s Harrington event

Many adoptable animals will be showcased Saturday and Sunday at the Delaware State Fairgrounds for Brandywine Valley Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals’ Mega Mega Mega Adoption Event, the first of its kind since the pandemic.

DOVER —Country music star Clint Black is coming to The Rollins Center at Bally’s Dover Casino Resort on Friday, April 21 at 9 p.m.   Tickets range from $60-$125 and are on sale …
The Harrington Public Library will hold several events throughout December.
DOVER — Hundreds of carolers braved a cold night at the  Capital Holiday Celebration in Dover Thursday night. The event featured a tree lighting and numerous carols performed by …
Opinion
Here is the Question of the Day: Delaware lawmakers set a goal of 60% municipal waste recycling by 2020, and the Recycling Public Advisory Council says we hit 37% in 2021. Material sent to …
Would you like to see tankers filled with liquefied natural gas floating under the Delaware Memorial Bridge, past the Salem Nuclear Power Plant and through the Delaware Estuary and Bay, with all their scenic views, abundant wildlife...
At 66, I don’t have any major regrets. The closest thing to an official major regret is never writing that novel percolating inside me. And now, I am about to at least write it...
With all that is going on in our nation, it is understandable if you have not been paying attention to what is going on in Iran. However, it is something worth our attention. Back in September, a 22-year-old woman named Mahsa Amini died in custody of the morality police...
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Delaware State News
Bipartisan group No Labels targets Delaware as battleground state in 2024

A budding bipartisan political movement hopes to offer a unity ticket in the 2024 presidential election, and organizers have identified Delaware as key to its potential path to victory.

Smyrna Extra
Two candidates seeking Delaware's 14th Senate seat share their legislative priorities

As Sen. Bruce Ennis’ 40-year career in Delaware’s General Assembly comes to a close, residents of his 14th Senate District will soon have new representation for the first time in 15 years. In the general election Nov. 8, voters will have two options when selecting Sen. Ennis’ successor: Democrat Kyra Hoffner or Republican Mark Pugh.

Dorchester Banner
Potential developers express interest in Cambridge Harbor

CAMBRIDGE - Nov. 15 closed the 123-day period for potential development partners to respond to a Request for Expressions of Interest in the Cambridge Harbor project. The REOI was issued by …

Sussex Post
Sussex inland bay communities spared worst of storm

LONG NECK — Given Hurricane Ian’s catastrophic blow to Florida, the consensus is it could have been much worse here over the last few days.

Crisfield-Somerset County Times
Dramatic reading test improvement by Washington High 10th graders

WESTOVER — Tenth graders at Washington High School showed a remarkable 52% improvement in reading skill as reported in the fall 2022 NWEA Reading MAP assessment. The results for the current …

Salisbury Independent
Division Street bridge in Downtown Salisbury closed until Jan. 10

An important artery into Downtown Salisbury is closed to traffic through Jan. 10 in order to make necessary repairs. The South Division Street bridge closed last week for painting and repairs, …

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