Ribbon cutting held for People’s Place II

Terry Rogers Headlines, Health, Milford Headline Story

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford, friends and family recently celebrated a 50th Anniversary Celebration & Ribbon Cutting Celebration with People’s Place II, Inc. in Milford, Delaware. People’s Place is dedicated to becoming the agency of choice to help people find their path to growth and independence.  They assist the people of our community by providing high-quality services that promote:  …

Riverwalk Festival brings thousands to downtown Milford

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

The largest outdoor festival in Milford lived up to its name on Saturday, September 17 with as many as 13,000 people attending the Riverwalk Freedom Festival. The event included a Pet-riotic Parade, pat park, a Red White and Brew Garden, live music and ended with a large firework display. “This year’s Riverwalk Freedom Festival was truly the best one yet,” …

Riverwalk Freedom Festival Planned for September 17

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Milford’s largest outdoor festival will return September 17 when the Riverwalk Freedom Festival kicks off at 9 AM throughout downtown. This year, there will be a few new attractions along with the popular activities and events from years before. “In addition to all the great things taking place at this year’s event, the Milford Senior Center will be open for …

Milford Advocacy for Homeless holds ribbon cutting

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Although they do not have an official office space, the Milford Advocacy for the Homeless recently held a symbolic ribbon cutting on the steps of the Windsor Building where the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford is housed. The ribbon cutting was designed to bring attention to this grassroots organization whose focus is providing services for Milford’s homeless and helping …

Milford LIVE Weekly Review – June 28, 2022

Sonja Frey Milford-live, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Council postpones vote on sprinkler requirement Culture CCGM raises funds to prevent childhood hunger Business DMI receives 2022 Main Street America accreditation Banners recognizing Milford’s military available from DMI Government & Politics Ground broken for Milton overpass Education McKenzie receives national recognition Teacher Academy …

CCGM raises funds to prevent childhood hunger

Terry Rogers Charity, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater presented the Harry K. Foundation with a $6,000.00 check from a portion of the proceeds from the 2022 Annual Girls Night Out (GNO). The event, held each year as a fundraiser for various charitable organizations as well as daily operations of the chamber, also features the Marvelous Man of Milford contest. “This year our Marvelous …

Gilbert’s Tires, Wheels and Auto Accessories under new management

Terry Rogers Business, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford, Mayor Archie Campbell, several members, friends and family recently celebrated a Ribbon Cutting for Gilberts Tires & Wheels. “Nothing has changed, just a few new faces,” Scott Calhoun, who took over the business from his parents Gilbert and Rebecca Calhoun. “It is hard to believe that it has been a year since I …

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Festival funding approved by council

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines

by Terry Rogers Two popular Milford festivals received funding from City Council Two popular festivals received funding from Milford City Council at a recent meeting. The Ladybug Festival, sponsored by Downtown Milford Inc. (DMI), which has been cancelled the past two years due to the pandemic, will receive $30,000 as will the Riverwalk Freedom Festival, sponsored by the Chamber of …

Milford Community Clean-Up planned

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by Terry Rogers   Milford Community Cleanup is scheduled for April 9 (Photo courtesy of Unsplash: Jeremy Bezanger) Downtown Milford Inc., the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford and Milford Parks and Recreation have joined together for the Second Annual Milford Community Clean-Up planned for Saturday April 9, 2022 from 8:00 to 10:30 AM. “We will begin in Bicentennial Park, …

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Milford young professionals encouraged to attend Chamber group

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by Terry Rogers     The 3oh2 YP group through CCGM is designed for young professionals to network and gain volunteer experience The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford (CCGM) wants young professionals to dip their toes into networking with like-minded people while also helping them add some volunteer experience to their resume. In an effort to help young people …