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Districts may get financial relief for minor school capital projects

Jarek Rutz Education, Delaware Live, Headlines, Milford-live, Town Square Live

Poorer Delaware school districts could soon see a drop in their financial burdens for minor school capital projects. Senate Bill 293, which would change the funding formula used by the state, passed the Senate unanimously Tuesday. It will now head to the House Education Committee for a hearing. The bill addresses the responsibility of school districts to match state-appropriated minor …

5 Delaware Tech baseball players earn All-Region honors

Nick Halliday Milford-live, Sports, Town Square Live

  Delaware Technical Community College’s baseball team finished the 2021 season as runners-up in the NJCAA Region 19 tournament. Now the program has more accolades, as five players have been named to the NJCAA Region 19 All-Region teams.   First team honors went to designated hitter Christopher Friend and outfielder Jonathan Golebiowski. Friend, a graduate of Caesar Rodney High School, …

Padua wins 3rd straight girls D1 soccer championship 

Nick Halliday Headlines, Milford-live, Sports, Town Square Live

Padua Academy Girls D1 Soccer State Champions photo courtesy of DIAA Padua was able to win their third straight consecutive girls division one soccer state championship with a 2-1 victory over Smyrna.    The Pandas struck first with just over 5 minutes off the clock in the first quarter. Brieanna Hallo would corral a pass from Sydni Wright about 20 …

Caravel wins back-to-back DII state soccer championships

Nick Halliday Headlines, Sports, Town Square Live

Caravel Academy Girls DII Soccer State Champions photo courtesy of DIAA Caravel Academy was able to secure a 3-2 victory after a late surge from St Marks in the division II girls soccer state championship.   Neither team was able to score in the first quarter, but Caravel would make up for that as they scored two goals in the …

Caravel Wins Marathon Softball Championship

Nick Halliday Headlines, Milford-live, Sports, Town Square Live

Caravel Academy 2021 DIAA Softball State Champions Photo by Ben Fulton BF Imagery A huge Memorial Day crowd witnessed a game for the ages at Dover High School Saturday afternoon as Caravel edged Sussex Central 1-0 for the program’s record 11th softball state title. The game featured two of the best pitchers in the state, three 1st team All-State selections, …

Town Square LIVE Weekly Review: May 20, 2021

Sara Pletcher Town Square Live, Weekly Review

Town Square LIVE Weekly Review: May 20, 2021 Open the Weekly Review Here This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Community Longwood schedules 6 themed nights of fireworks, fountains St. Anthony’s, Greek festivals to go for to-go food As Robbins Diamonds closes, so does colorful chapter in area retail history  Fireworks are a go: Rehoboth, New Castle, Hagley say theirs are on  Part …