Milford LIVE Weekly Review – October 12, 2021

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Hover over the image below and a gray bar pops up at the bottom—scroll through the pdf, use direction arrows, zoom in or out, download the PDF, or view in full-screen mode. This Week’s Top Stories Include: Headlines Third building planned for Bayhealth Sussex Campus Culture Delaware Goes Pink for October “My Dear Douglass” documentary to air in November Creative …

Sussex County hospitals such as Bayhealth in Milford are at their 'high water' marks for COVID patients.

Bayhealth discusses Sussex County growth, COVID and staffing

Headlines, Health

Bayhealth Sussex Campus discussed COVID-19, staffing issues and the growth of Sussex County at a recent meeting At a recent meeting of Milford Conversation, a group of organizations and businesses that gather each month to discuss the Milford area, Stacy Naylor, Physician Recruiter for Bayhealth, talked about how the medical facility had managed through the COVID-19 pandemic, Milford’s growth and …

School bus accident results in minor injuries

Headlines, Police & Fire

A school bus accident on Thursday, October 7 sent more than a dozen students to the hospital as well as the driver of the bus and one of the other vehicles involved in the accident. According to police, a 32-year-old Lincoln woman was issued a summons for inattentive driving. The accident occurred at the intersection of Southeast Front Street and …

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New Primary Care Physician Dr. Ben Aguilar Joins Bayhealth

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Dr Ben Hur Aguilar joins the staff of Bayhealth Bayhealth welcomes the addition of Ben Hur Hill Aguilar, MD, to Bayhealth Primary Care, Dover, West. He joins Patience Ankomah MD; Zulehuma Rather, MD; Shailly Saini, MD; and Amita Jain, MD, in the practice. Dr. Aguilar is an internal medicine physician who provides primary care services to adults ages 18 and …

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City approves feasibility study for sewer project

Government & Politics, Headlines

The City of Milford will conduct a feasibility study to determine the costs to install a sewer pump station in this area Milford City Council approved a request to fund a feasibility study that would determine what the cost of installing sewer infrastructure in front of the Bayhealth Sussex Campus would be and to allow a company to create renderings …

City Council approves change of zone request

Government & Politics, Headlines

The former office of Dr. William Kaplan, located at 302 Polk Avenue, has been rezoned as residential On May 24, Milford City Council approved a request to return zoning of a building on 302 Polk Avenue to residential at the request of the owner. The property had been rezoned commercial at the owner’s request in 2019 as they anticipated selling …

City Council reviews Southeast Milford Transportation Improvement District

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In March, the City of Milford entered into an agreement with DelDOT to review the area surrounding the new Bayhealth Sussex Campus and make suggestions on how to improve traffic flow. The Southeast Milford Transportation Improvement District (TID) was created using traffic studies, software and other tools to predict what traffic would look like up through 2045 if the area …

Bayhealth General Surgery, Sussex Campus Welcomes Francis Velez, MD, FACS

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Bayhealth General Surgery, Sussex Campus is pleased to welcome board-certified general surgeon Francis Velez, MD, FACS. He joins David Cloney, MD; Francisco Rodriguez, MD; and Charles Frasso, DO, in the practice, which is part of the Bayhealth Medical Group, a partnership of highly trained physicians, their clinical staff, and an administrative support team that operates practices throughout central and southern …

Bayhealth Occupational Health, Walk-in Medical Care, Milford Move to New Location 

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As part of its mission to strengthen the health of the community and provide better access to healthcare services for all, Bayhealth Occupational Health and Walk-in Medical Care, Milford recently relocated to 800 N. DuPont Blvd. in Milford. Along with easy access from Route 113, the new location features ample parking and more expansive space that provides designated waiting areas …