DMI offers business funding options

Terry Rogers Business, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

As a Main Street accredited organization, Downtown Milford Inc.’s mission is to help create a vital downtown area. This goal is achieved by having vibrant businesses downtown with a focus on retail and restaurants. One of the options DMI offers in order to attract new businesses and to support existing businesses are several funding opportunities. “Our goal is to create …

Ladybug Music Festival Milford 2019

Popular Milford events returning for 2023

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

With the pandemic finally in the rearview mirror, many people are looking forward to events for the upcoming year, many of which have had to be cancelled or scaled down since 2020. Several organizations are looking forward to bringing back some of the events that have looked different over the past few years or have been missing completely. “We are …

DMI seeking volunteers for committees

Terry Rogers Culture, Delaware Nonprofits, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Downtown Milford Inc. has a goal to vitalize the downtown area in order to create a destination not only for those who live locally but also to entice others to come discover what downtown has to offer. Executive Director Janne Collins explained that the organization uses committees to achieve those goals, all of which are in search of volunteers. “We …

Milford LIVE Weekly Review – Year End Review! – Dec. 27, 2022

Sonja Frey Milford-live, Uncategorized, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines MSD releases timeline for Milford Middle School project Ground broken for new Milford Police Station Culture Milford Museum selected to participate in CAP program WIIN Coalition helping develop eco-tourism opportunities Groundbreaking held for new Food Bank location Business Downtown Milford, Inc. Announces New Executive …

Holiday Stroll planned for December 3

Terry Rogers Business, Delaware Nonprofits, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas in charming Milford, DE at the annual Holiday Stroll & Christmas Market on Saturday, December 3 from 3 to 8 PM. Milford will close 2 blocks of Walnut Street & 1 block of Park Avenue so everyone can stroll to the shops, restaurants, bakeries, art galleries and library for seasonal treats, store sales, children’s activities, Christmas …

Milford LIVE Weekly Review – Nov. 15, 2022

Sonja Frey Milford-live, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines DMI invites everyone to Shop Small on Saturday, November 26th, 2022 Culture Milford Advocacy for the Homeless plans busy November Annual Christmas Tree Extravaganza to benefit local family Mispillion Art League’s Big Draw was a Big Hit! Business KSI Receives Donation from Sussex County …

Volunteers needed for Milford Winter Festivities

Terry Rogers Business, Charity, Delaware Nonprofits, Headlines

Downtown Milford, Inc. (DMI) invites you to participate in Milford’s 2022 Winter Festivities. Milford’s Winter Festivities begin with the arrival of Santa Claus in the Downtown on Saturday November 26th at 11AM and continue with “The Holiday Stroll & Christmas Market” on Saturday December 3rd, 2022 from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Join the DMI Promotion Committee as they prepare for one …

DMI invites everyone to Shop Small on Saturday, November 26th, 2022

Terry Rogers Business, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Shop Small Saturdays begins November 26th, 2022 at 9am and continues through the Holiday season. This year, Shop Small Saturday is not just one day on the calendar. It’s a movement to shop small and buy local especially on Saturdays! Support local businesses in Downtown Milford by participating in the Golden Ticket Passport available at participating businesses from November 26th …

Ladybug Festival a huge success in downtown Milford

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Ladybug Festival, sponsored by Downtown Milford Inc. in partnership with Gable Entertainment, was a phenomenal success. The downtown area was packed with people dancing in the street and enjoying music performed by female-led acts. “Ladybug was fantastic!” Miranda Collins, Events Manager for DMI said. “I especially love seeing the way …

Ladybug Festival Spotlight:  Lisa and Lori Brigantino

Terry Rogers Culture, Entertainment, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

Growing up in a musical family, the Lisa and Lori Brigantino began performing since they were small children. Their cousin, Felix Pappalardi, produced Cream and was the base player for Mountain, a band he also produced. Two more cousins are musical engineers, and their aunt was a barbershop music arranger. “We have a reel-to-reel recording of our family singing happy …