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Delaware County native helped shape visual effects for 'Avengers' blockbuster
People reading the credits at the end of “Avengers: Infinity Wars” will recognize a familiar Delaware County name.Dan Pilgrim, a 2001 graduate of Maquoketa Valley High School, worked in visual effects on the Marvel Studios movie, “Avengers: Infinity Wars.” The film has grossed more than $2 billion w
Delaware Behavioral Health Consortium Proposes Plan To Improve Addiction & Mental Health Services | OPEN MINDS
On May 14, 2018, the Delaware Behavioral Health Consortium formed by the state in August 2017, released its "Three-Year Action Plan" that provides a roadmap for the state to improve addiction and mental health services. The recommendations address access and treatment issues, reducing stigma, correc
Firefly Music Festival wraps up another year - Delaware State News
Nathan Bonn, Drew Johnson, Samantha Schlundt, Austin Market, and Leanne Bahn in The Nook area at Firefly Music Festival at the Woodlands in Dover Delaware on Sunday, June 17, 2018. Special to the Delaware State News/Matt Urban.
New Miss Delaware: Top contestants linked by Magnolia school - Delaware State News
Late Saturday night, the Magnolia-based school’s teachers Joanna Wicks and Rebecca Gasperetti finished No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, among the talented field vying to represent the First State at the upcoming Miss America competition in September.
Center at Eden Hill marks grand opening - Delaware State News
Doctors, investors, elected officials and invited guests gather in front of the new Eden Hill Rehabilitation Center for the official opening Thursday. (Special to the Delaware State News/Gary Emeigh)
Dover Downs expands recycling efforts - Delaware State News
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is now recycling 66 percent of its total waste, accordingto a recent analysis report. From left, are Timothy McGlothlin, recycling steward fromDover, Pam Febus, stewarding manager from Frederica, and Vernon Rennewanz, recyclingsteward from Magnolia. (Submitted photo)
Blue-Gold All-Star football players gather at the University of Delaware
The 63rd annual game, scheduled for 6 p.m. June 23 at Delaware Stadium, and all of its surrounding activities, benefit the Delaware Foundation Reaching Citizens with intellectual disabilities.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: AstraZeneca committed to patient access - Delaware State News
I think I speak for many at AstraZeneca who come to work every day to help patients lead longer, healthier lives when I share I was disheartened to see a letter questioning our dedication.(“Here’s where to start in fighting the drug war.”, June 6)
COMMENTARY: Plant rain garden for beauty, better water quality - Delaware State News
Lately in Delaware, it seems to just rain, and rain, and rain. If your yard gets more than a little bit wet after a storm, rain gardens are a great way to handle the moisture, spruce up your property and keep our waterways clean.
Clayton family to hold 70th reunion in park memorializing its grandparents
CONCORD >> For seven decades, the descendants of Nelson D. and Harriet G. Clayton have gathered together each summer at what used to be the patriarch and matriarch’s family farm. This year is no exception. On Sunday, June 24, at noon, cars will pull into the Nelson D. Clayton Memorial Park on Route
In the Community: Delco influence leads Gettysburg to lacrosse national title
Phillies Ambassador Mickey Morandini, center, was among those honoring the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame’s spring student-athlete award winners, from left, Emma Seifried, Nora Janzer, Tim Fitzgerald, Madison Gutowiecz, Maya Hartman, James Dougherty, Kristen Rutecki, Katie Crager and Hannah Seifri
Chester and Delaware County SCORE recognizes five small business winners
•Delightful Detailof Concordville owner Anton Dell’Orefice, who left a commercial real estate career, installed an embroidery machine in his basement, and launched Delightful Detail, which provides custom embroidery promotional items and screen printing. In 2017 he doubled his income from clothing s
Community Briefs: Register in one day at DCCC with ‘Walk-In Wednesdays’
MARPLE >> Delaware County Community College is expanding its new Walk-In Registration to include Wednesdays, starting on July 11. Walk-In Registration provides current and prospective students with a flexible, convenient way to receive help with applying, placement testing, financial aid, meeting wi
Concertgoer dies at campground of Delaware music festival
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A 20-year-old woman has died on the campgrounds of a popular music festival in Delaware that has drawn tens of thousands of people.WDEL-FM reports that police have identified the dead concertgoer as Caroline Friedman of Philadelphia. She was found unresponsive early Sunday in a ca
Police in Delaware investigating apparent double homicide
BELVEDERE, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware are investigating what appears to be a double homicide and offering a $10,000 reward to anyone who provides information leading to the capture of the killer.
Joanna Wicks, teacher at St. Thomas More Academy, named 2018 Miss Delaware - The Dialog
Joanna Wicks, Miss Wilmington, was named Miss Delaware 2018Saturdayevening at Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes. She will represent Delaware at the Miss America competition in September.
Gunman Kills Teen Girl and Man in Delaware
Two people are dead following an early morning shooting in New Castle County, Delaware, police said.
Brecknock County Park - Delaware State News
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Collick getting ready for one more game - Delaware State News
Collick, 66, played in this game when he was a senior at Cape Henlopen in 1970, he was named the Lineman of the Game as a defensive tackle.
Road work, closures scheduled around Delaware County
• Concord Road, lane closure between Pancoast Avenue and Roland Road, weekdays 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 21-28