Milford LIVE Weekly Review – May 31, 2022

Sonja Frey Milford-live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Memorial Day Remembrance honors the fallen Culture Ladybug Festival plans triumphant return after two years Superheroes to visit downtown at the next Third Thursday Business New History Eco-Tours Now Being Offered in Milford, Delaware Government & Politics Hearings provide insight into FY2022-23 budget Greenspace preserved in update to Comp Plan Education Milford Middle School …

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Delaware Goes Pink for October

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines

Bear Trap Dunes Pink Classic Golf Tournament photo from 2018. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and there are many “Go Pink” events planned throughout the state to bring attention to breast cancer detection, prevention and treatment. Connie Holdridge, Program Director for Sussex County with DBCC explained that these events help provide funding for the many programs offered through the …

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Dover woman supports others diagnosed with breast cancer

Betsy Price Headlines, Health, Milford Headline Story

Purnima Dixit now helps other women who received the same devastating breast cancer diagnosis she did   Diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 soon after moving to Dover from New York, Purnima Dixit contacted Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition soon after her treatment was determined to see what services they had available. Since that time, Dixit has worked with the Peer …

DBCC Young Survivors in Action: Erica Saunders

Terry Rogers Health

The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s Young Survivors in Action program helps younger women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer navigate their diagnosis, treatment, and post-treatment pathways. These young survivors have access to networking, support, education, and activities that encourage them to continue to survive and thrive. Young Survivors in Action takes a holistic approach to the activities, support, and …