DelawareLive May 5

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – May 5, 2024

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Review Includes: GOP’s Mike Ramone to file Monday to run for governor Changes afoot for Polly Drummond yard waste site Delaware Live wins 10 Delaware Press Association awards Jones-Potter expects to face status quo in Wilmington mayor race St. Edmond’s dedicates arena focused on STEM, gaming Lightning strikes twice as Goldey eliminates Wilmington Click on the image below …

DelawareLive April 28

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – April 28, 2024

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Review Includes: House Dems force end to debate to pass speaker’s hospital bill 10 reasons to hit Dover Motor Speedway this weekend Two high school entrepreneurs go for $12k this weekend Hospital board pay: $40,000 a year to chair, $35,000 to six members Life Skills Olympics help teach real world, practical crafts Smyrna powers past Caravel at Frawley …

The entrance to to Dover Motor Speedway featuring the Monster. Photo by Nick Halliday

10 reasons to hit Dover Motor Speedway this weekend

Nick HallidayHeadlines, Sports

  As we drove around the Monster Mile of the Dover Motor Speedway, we hit half the 180 mph that NASCAR drivers do. Even so, you could feel the track pull the car right, towards the wall. Speedway President Mike Tatoian countered the pull by holding the steering wheel to the left, a move that looked like an upper body …

DelawareLive April 21

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – April 21, 2024

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Review Includes: State committee endorses pricey, private garage tunnel Landmark Chadds Ford restaurant The Gables to start B&B Meet Bobby Pancake, celebrating High 5 Hospitality’s 20 years Assisted suicide finally passes House, GOP with major concerns 93 honored as 2024 Secretary of Education Scholars No. 7 Polytech rallies past Smyrna Click on the image below to read these …

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Dover Motor Speedway honors NASCAR legend Richard Petty

Bryan ShupeBusiness, Headlines

  Petty, a seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and seven-time Monster Mile winner, to make appearances before Würth 400 NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday, April 28. Petty Family is celebrating its 75th anniversary in NASCAR this season. LEGACY MOTOR CLUB co-owner Jimmie Johnson, an 11-time Dover winner, also to appear on the Monster Monument and race in the Würth 400. Visit DoverMotorSpeedway.com to …

Dover Motor Speedway has announced about 40 events and activities for the April 26-28 NASCAR weekend.

Dover Speedway adds music, games, trivia to NASCAR weekend

Ken MammarellaCulture, Headlines

An AC/DC tribute band, a bagpiper, arcade games and trivia contests have been added to the Fan Zone during the Dover Motor Speedway’s NASCAR weekend April 26-28. These free attractions are part of efforts to give racing fans, particularly those who camp out all weekend, something else to do besides watch the races. Guests will need to pass through the …

DelawareLive Feb 25

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – February 25, 2024

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Review Includes: Dover Fan Zone adds DockDogs, Mirror Men and Robocars DOJ seeks info on Seaford children’s pastor charged with porn Bloom Energy plans to move some Delaware jobs to Mexico 2024 Wilmington Beer Week adds brews outside city Wilmington’s Tariah Hyland wins John Lewis youth award for activism DIAA to focus on HS athletes selling name, image …

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Carvertise opens headquarters on Wilmington Riverfront

Betsy PriceBusiness, Headlines

A home-grown company that puts advertising on cars celebrated its sleek new headquarters Thursday. Carvertise’s operations and dispatch crews moved under I-195 from its warehouse and production facility in Wilmington’s Browntown neighborhood to a $1.2 million, 15,000-square-foot  home in the Shipyard Center on the Christina riverfront. The space, renovated in a modern industrial design with whites and grays and a …

Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition

Breast Cancer fundraisers spread through September, October

Terry RogersCulture

  Although October is recognized as breast cancer awareness month, community partnership breast cancer awareness events and fundraisers begin to take place in September. The cooler fall weather provides a great opportunity for the community to plan or support a DBCC partnership. Partnership events help our organization support survivors in our state who have, and who are currently battling breast …

Milton’s Jimmie Allen to perform at NASCAR Cup Series race

Charlie MegginsonCulture, Headlines

One of Delaware’s brightest stars will return home for Dover Motor Speedway’s biggest NASCAR weekend ever. Multi-platinum selling, award-winning country music superstar and Milton native Jimmie Allen will perform a pre-race concert at the Monster Mile on Sunday, May 1.  The 12:45 p.m. concert at the Embrace Home Loans Stage in Victory Plaza will immediately precede the DuraMAX Drydene 400 …