a sign on the corner of a street

Sun’s out, and so are diners in the streets around Delaware

Ken Mammarella Don't Miss, Food & Dining, food and drink, Headlines

Wilmington’s popular Curbside dining in the streets returns for the summer.     Areas around Delaware are tempting diners (and drinkers – and shoppers) with special events in which the dining spreads onto sidewalks, parking spots, parks or the streets. They were popular last year because the risk of being infected with COVID-19 is lower outdoors and being able to …

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Most plans for Independence Day fireworks go forth

Betsy Price Events, Featured, Headlines

(Photo by Marc Schulte from Pexels)     Most Delaware places famous for their Fourth of July fireworks shows have decided the shows will go on. But some related events have been scratched. Of course, organizers will follow pandemic guidelines as they exist on the day of the fireworks. Here’s the latest. Bethany Beach will takes two days for its celebration. Fireworks will be …

Justin Williams, a DSU student majoring in studio art and social work, hopes his new business will become a creative hub in Dover.

DSU student realizes dream of opening his own bookstore, studio

Betsy Price Business, Culture, Education, Headlines

  Justin Williams has dreamed of opening his own bookshop and studio since his early teens and this year, at age 22, that dream has become reality in Dover. A Delaware State University student, Williams this summer began renting a storefront in historical downtown Dover.  “I would say the demographic I’m looking for is minority kids who are underrepresented and …