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What you need to know about health insurance marketplace

Delaware today unveiled its health insurance marketplace, with open enrollment on www.HealthCare.gov or CuidadodeSalud.gov starting Sunday and running through Dec. 15. For 2021, Highmark will offer 12 plans for individuals: three gold plans, three silver, three bronze, two platinum and...

Delaware Center of Excellence to Move to New Office

by Terry Rogers     Delaware Center of Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology opened its Milford office in 2015 on Jefferson Avenue in Milford with a goal to provide outstanding, compassionate and individualized women’s care in a welcoming environment. Recently, the practice...

Del. ready for election day and Halloween, officials say

Election day and Halloween were repeatedly brought up in the state’s weekly COVID-19 briefing today, with a key comment about the election that don’t relate to the pandemic. “I’m confident we will be prepared for what happens on election day...

State releases easy peasy list of COVID-19 testing sites; asks public to test

  As the number of COVID-19 cases skyrocket around the country, the state of Delaware has released a easy-to-read list of community COVID-19 pop-up an drive-thru testing sites for the week. While New Castle County and the city of Wilmington have...

State aims for better early childhood ed with new position, grant money

  The state of Delaware has created a $1 million fund to help child care center recoup some of the money they've had to spend to help kids with remote learning. The Department of Education also announced a new position that...

Milford Lifestyles and Fitness Center Offers Post-Rehab Membership

by Terry Rogers     Milford Lifestyles and Fitness Center recently opened in the Milford Wellness Village offering medically-based fitness programs. Although its location is the same as the former Milford Memorial Hospital gym, the space has been upgraded with new machinery...

Milford City Council Approves Incentives for Nationwide Healthcare

by Terry Rogers   On Monday, September 14, Milford City Council approved an incentive agreement for Nationwide Healthcare, providing them with a reduction in water and sewer . The company purchased the former Bayhealth Clarke Avenue campus, planning to open an...

Oil spill washes ashore at Broadkill Beach

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control responded this afternoon to reports of an oil spill estimated at five barrels or about 215 gallons of oil from an unknown source that washed ashore at Broadkill Beach. DNREC’s Emergency...

Run for the Arts Planned for Halloween Weekend

by Terry Rogers     Mispillion Art League is not letting a pandemic stop their annual Run for the Arts. The 3rd Annual Run for the Arts will be a virtual event held October 31 through November 1, giving each participant 48...

10 million pounds of food for the needy in Delaware

The Food Bank of Delaware this month is notching a disturbing number: 10 million pounds of food distributed to families struggling to afford food since COVID-19 restrictions began. The food bank is scheduling drive-thru mobile pantries in all three counties,...
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Undefeated Bucs become Henlopen North Champions

By Kevin Eickman The Milford Buccaneers Boys Soccer Team had completed an undefeated regular season. Following Monday’s final regular-season 3-0...

Field hockey has tough week

By Kevin Eickman There are times when you look at a box score and just shake your head when you compare it to the game’s...

COVID-19 flips football schedule

By Kevin Eickman It has been a concern that every fall sports program in Delaware has had all season long, COVID reaching in and disrupting...

Give this horseshoe crab a lift, and help protect Delaware tidal waters

The horseshoe crab -- Delaware's official state marine animal -- is important to the area's ecology because its eggs feed migrating birds.

Milford Parks and Recreation Offers Winter Programs

by Terry Rogers     Registration is now open for the 2020-21 Milford Parks and Recreation Winter Sports programs. According to Nan Martino, Coordinator, the organization was...
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