2017 Happening List Red Carpet Photos

Photography by Alison Dunlap Tens of thousands of locals voted to name the most happening people, places, events, and businesses in the Greater Philadelphia region in the 2017 Happening List. On Thursday, June 22, 2017, hundreds walked the red carpet in celebration of the Philadelphia, Montgomery County, and Northern Delaware communities at the 2017 Happening List Red Carpet [...]

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 [...]

Planning a Visit to the Happiest Place on Earth

by Nicole Loughan We just made our first family trip to Disney, for me it was my first ever. From the moment we stepped onto our first Disneyfied shuttle the magic was palpable. Songs from Moana played on the sound system overhead or classics from The Jungle Book and my kids were enchanted. Sure it [...]

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 [...]