16+ Spring Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss 2017

by Suzy Casey Scoot out and relish in some of North Delaware’s most favorite and infamous, world-class, all-star LOCAL spring festivals – most are rain or shine. This happening list is jammed packed and conveniently presented for you in chronological order.  Horses, flowers, cars, beer, running, cycling, food, wine, rides, racing, parades, history and music *whew*.  MAY you find something [...]

Celebrate 20 Years of Nerds with The Nerds at World Cafe Live at the Queen

On March 31, 2017, The Parent Association of The Charter School of Wilmington is throwing the school a birthday party at World Cafe Live at The Queen to celebrate twenty years of its charter. New Jersey's favorite cover band plays a variety of R&B , Blues, Funk, Classic Rock, New Wave and Pop and is [...]

New Castle County Celebrates Black History Month

by Suzy Casey February is Black History Month and it’s time to celebrate, educate, and enjoy. New Castle County is offering a wide variety of events reflecting on the past and the present. Find out your genealogy, dream of being a prima ballerina, grab a front row seat for the award winning step performances, let [...]

Movers & Shakers Positive Ripple!

At the hub of Moving & Shaking are 10 North Delawareans. They came, they empowered and without a doubt, they will continue to pay it forward throughout New Castle County and far, far beyond. Sit down, take 102 seconds from your day and hear their voices and listen to their messages  - we can assure you this [...]

Mover & Shaker: Kim Williams

This Mover & Shaker has a passion for education and positive change. Driven by the inspiration to get involved, make positive change and to have all voices heard, she is making it happen.  Her nominator told us she has always stayed true to who she is and put the "people" of Delaware first.  We are honored and humbled [...]

Spring Delights Over Northern Delaware

Spring has sprung and we couldn’t resist sharing more spectacular photographs by Tamika Shuler-Boyd. This share includes captures of Old New Castle and Battery Park, The Full Moon, Bridges over the Delaware and more.  A new resident to Middletown, Tamika graciously shares her new found treasures and allows us to spotlight her personal delights as she documents her new life [...]

Rehoboth Beach #2 Happiest Seaside US Town

Don't know about you, but we get tickled pink when our home state gets recognized nationally by an esteemed media source. Label us medialites, if you must. You may recall our post from January chanting "Vote for Rehoboth Beach as the Happiest Seaside Town in America 2016" via Coastal Living Magazine. Well the competition was fierce [...]

Rosé -Sweet Sipping for Spring

Red and white step aside, this Spring there’s a new Rosé in town. Everything about Rosé shouts SPRING- it’s bright, crisp and bursting with ripe fresh fruit and spring floral flavors.The season often predicts our wine selection, in the Winter we tend to drink more reds, in the Summer we lean toward White wines and in [...]

UA Book Drive | Sharing the Gift of Literacy

Sharing the invaluable gift of literacy locally and beyond in honor of National Reading Month. Ursuline Academy Lower School first grade classes host book drive to benefit two amazing non-profit local organizations – St. Michael’s School and Success Won’t Wait. These 22 6-7 year old students began their book drive March 1st and together with the lower, middle, [...]