Milford Downtown Dessert Tour returns on October 14

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In celebration of National Dessert Day, several downtown merchants have teamed up for Milford’s Downtown Dessert Tour on Saturday, October 14. Participating bakeries include Fortunata’s, Rosita’s Bakery, Dolce and My Sister’s Fault. “This began before COVID,” Angie Robles of My Sister’s Fault, who is spearheading the event, said. “We could not wait to bring it back. We reached out to …

Food Bank sign request approved by council

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At a recent meeting, Milford City Council approved a request from the Food Bank of Delaware for a conditional use related to signage for the new location in Independence Commons Business Park. The Food Bank was requesting a conditional use for specific signage on the loading dock as well as an electronic message center monument sign. On September 11, based …

Milford Conversation to feature Kent Sussex Industries

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The Milford Conversations Group will be meeting, Thursday, October 5th at 8:30 AM at the First Presbyterian Church, located at 101 South Walnut Street. The speaker for this meeting will be Alicia Hollis of Kent-Sussex Industries. “This is an informal group made up of those who are interested in learning more about the city of Milford as well as those …

DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo Welcomes Baby Crowned Lemur

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 The birth of a Crowned lemur at the Brandywine Zoo is welcome news for this globally endangered species. The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and Brandywine Zoo are excited to announce its newest addition, a baby Crowned lemur, which recently was welcomed into the zoo. The lemur baby was born to Sophie […]

Bennett home selected as September Garden of the Month

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Fred and Kye Bennett’s property has been selected as the “September Garden of the Month” by the Milford Garden Club.   Their pristine property is located at 24139 Sugar Hill Road in Milford and has been in the Bennett family since 1839.   Mr. Bennett says the family thinks that the front of their eye-catching house is part of the original farmhouse.   …

Milford Historical Society plans Antique Show

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Milford Historical Society has planned their fall Antiques Market for Saturday, October 7, 2023, from 9 AM to 3 PM. Dealers from around Delmarva will be selling antiques and vintage collectibles on the lawn of Parson Thorne Mansion, located at 501 Northwest Front Street in Milford, which is managed by the historical society. “The Antiques Market at Silver Hill dates …