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Bash Gone Wild! 2014 Happening List Video

Group Hug! Yes, we're milking it. Who wouldn't with a 1st BASH so freaking spectacular? It's a short-n-sweeeeeeet(1:54) behind the scenes mini video(EMMY-ish) chock full of moves, grooves and lots of Bashing BLUES, but of course. What happens at the Bash stays at the Bash(sometimes). Catch the CineMavericks Media "What's Happening" cameo at "The End".  See you [...]

ROCK the VOTE! 2014 Happening List Competition

Now's the time to make it happen! The 1st annual List VOTING competition has officially commenced. We celebrate all of the amazing and most happening people, places, businesses and events that make our North Delaware, New Castle County, communities a unique, Happening place to live. The North DelaWHEREHappening List contest features 11 primary groups and nearly 200 localized [...]

Happening People: Cary Jane & Hunter George Ballas

Cary Jane and Hunter George Ballas are one dynamic mother & son duo and the co-authors of "Finlay's Garden" delicately written in memory of a beloved son and brother who died one day short of five months of life. A LOCAL family transforming tragedy into empowerment, awareness and inspiration. "Finlay's Garden" deals with the subject of death from [...]

Big Wheel Races For Breast Cancer

PINK WEEKEND In Dewey Beach! On Saturday August 17, Dewey Beach and the Starboard Restaurant will be decked out in pink costumes–and so will the tricycles that are participating the Big Wheels Race! It’s the hottest, pinkest race on three wheels, and all for a good cause. People decorate their trikes in pink, many going [...]

Happening People: Vessa and the Christiana Rotary Club

Service Above Self Vessa (pronounced VEEZA), a local entertainer and Christiana Rotary Club member lost her battle with Ovarian Cancer in 2012 at the age of 55. The Vessa “Over the Rainbow” Performing Arts Scholarship was established by the Christiana Rotary to honor the legacy of Vessa.  One or two scholarships will be given to [...]

MAKIN’ IT HAPPEN: The Real Charitable Housewives of Delaware

Don’t let the name fool you. These happening ladies are not all “housewives”. They are married, single, divorced, widowed, with children, without children, older, younger, stay at home moms, and working moms. They are all ages, all races and all professions. They all share one thing in common: they want to better the world around us and to help set a positive [...]

MAKIN’ IT HAPPEN! Paul Stoller, Retzius Gold Medal Recipient

We’re often overwhelmed by the number of amazing people that call themselves Delawareans!  One of those amazing people, Makin’ it Happen in North Delaware is Paul Stoller – Anthropologist, Professor, World Traveler,  Huffington Post Contributer & the 2013 Anders Retzius Gold Medal recipient…it’s Kind of a BIG DEAL! […]

Happening Women – Liz Nicholson

Here at NDH, we are thrilled to honor and recognize Happening People, those native North Delawareans who have achieved DELebrity status – who are going above and beyond to push the personal and professional limits while positively influencing our communities. Our May 2013 honoree is one Happening Woman and Entrepreneur – Liz Coleman Nicholson.  Liz [...]

BIG NEWS! Delaware National Monument Finally Unveiled

Some BIG news for Delaware from U.S. Senator, Tom Carper... On March 25, 2013, President Barack Obama established the First State National Monument as America's 400th national park site and the first unit of the national park system in Delaware. This new park is comprised of three historic areas: The Dover Green The New Castle Court [...]