Enjoy our hyper-LOCAL coverage of everything PAYING IT FORWARD in North Delaware, New Castle County.

Blue Rocks Happening Guide June

The Royal Treatment ignites in JUNE - 10 home games loaded with #1 Carolina League ranking and super fun promotions for the 23rd season of the Single-A Affiliate of Kansas City Royals including the Science Day, Grandparents Day, MegaCandy Drop Networking, Cowboy Monkey Rodeo and Dog Days of Summer. Exciting AffordaFUNability specials every day of the week – Sunday [...]

Take the New Castle County “Great Schools, Clean Streams” Pledge

Do your part to stop water pollution and help a New Castle County school. Take the New Castle County "Great Schools, Clean Streams" can your grease pledge today!  The 10 New Castle County schools with the most pledges will win gift certificates worth up to $1,300 to pay for educational projects and classroom materials. This [...]

May 9th Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Here's our opportunity to Stamp Out Hunger. On Saturday, May 9, thousands of the U.S. Postal Service’s letter carriers—with generous help from countless volunteers—will conduct the 23rd annual “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive. The Letter Carriers’ Food Drive is America’s largest one-day food drive! 10,000 cities and towns in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, [...]

Top 10+ Things to Do This Weekend

Hey Hey Hey …What’s Happening? Our answer to that is “you name it, it’s happening! It’s a HUGE race weekend full of Derby Celebrations and Point-to-Point frivolities. If racing is not your thing, don’t worry there are plenty of art loops, theater events, concerts and there’s even a Rolling Food Truck Revolution~ never a dull moment [...]

30 Non-Profits and Counting Compete in Delaware Charity Challenge

There are now 30 different nonprofits represented by various teams in the First Annual Delaware Charity Challenge spring 5K and Adventure Challenge Relay races and $9,500 has been raised so far! The Challenge will take place on May 2, 2015 at Lums Pond State Park in Bear, Delaware. The Delaware Charity Challenge is a centralized [...]

2015 Delaware Week of Service | Volunteer!

The 6th Annual Delaware Week of Service. Governor Markell and First Lady, Carla Markell, are calling on Delawareans to seek out special volunteer projects to mark the annual Week of Service, April 12-18. Every person can make a difference in the lives of others and in their LOCAL communities. It is their hope that each [...]

Mover & Shaker: Braeden Mannering

This is one LOCAL moving, shaking, happening and unstoppable kid moving the nation! He's knocking down more boundaries than most adults we know. This is Braeden Mannering from Bear, Delaware and he is in 5th grade. Braeden started his very OWN non-profit, 3B: Brae’s Brown Bags in 2013 now a 501(c)3 public charity and has [...]

Suiting Warriors Reds, Whites & Blues Fundraiser

Suiting Warriors Foundation (SWF)  announces its 2nd Annual Reds, Whites & Brews Gala. This gala raises money to provide a concierge suiting service to honorably discharged Veterans across the nation looking to enter the civilian workforce. This year we are pleased to announce keynote speaker, Mr. Wayne K. Dowd, retired Navy SEAL Veteran of 22yrs. [...]

7 Ideas to Give Up For LENT(or just because)

Ash Wednesday begins 40 days of LENT - "giving something up" - and ends on Saturday, April 4. With the snowy Mardi Gras just prior, you had plenty of time to ponder something life changing, creative and self-sacrificing. So how'd you do North Delaware? If you haven't decided what to forego yet, consider what we found as most popular and/or [...]

Mover & Shaker 2014: Franco Thomas

Franco Thomas- Co-founder & Motivator, Fit Team DE Contagious smile, magnetic drive - this Mover & Shaker is creating a FIT movement. Franco Thomas is co-creator and driving force behind Fit Team Delaware. Franco has inspired a community of people all ages, sizes, backgrounds, and fitness levels to achieve goals together by inspiring each [...]