New restaurant to open in Penney Square early 2023

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When it comes to the restaurant industry, Zack and Marissa King already have a winning track record with EasySpeak, located on Milford Harrington Highway. The brewpub and distillery is a popular destination for visitors and locals alike. The couple purchased Penney Square in 2021 and, almost from the beginning, planned to put a new restaurant in the location. Last week, …

Milford LIVE Weekly Review – Sept. 13, 2022

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Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Riverwalk Freedom Festival Planned for September 17 Trick or Treat night scheduled for Milford Business Fundraiser planned at local business for young child Delay in implementation of MPD Take Home Vehicle program Government & Politics Efficiency Smart program helps Milford residents save on electric …

Fundraiser planned at local business for young child

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Declan is only four years old but is facing an adult battle after his diagnosis of aplastic and Fanconi anemia. The illnesses are rare and cause bone marrow failure which means his body cannot produce red and white blood cells or platelets. The child has had more than seven blood transfusions and expects multiple transfusions each week along with chemotherapy …

Cross Country Traveler Compliments Milford

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“Whoever is in charge of public beautification in Milford deserves a raise,” a Facebook post from Isaiah Glen Shields read on Sunday, August 7. An incredibly picturesque and lovely historic downtown complete with a river walk, brick sidewalks flowers, trees, memorials, etc. What a lovely space they have created here.” Shields was walking through Milford on a cross country trek …

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M&T Bank building conditional use approved

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by Terry Rogers     A conditional use was approved for the former M&T Bank building Zack King, owner of EasySpeak, Penney Square and the former M&T Bank building, came before Milford City Council on Monday, January 24 to request a conditional use for the bank building. King and his wife, Marissa, recently purchased the property and were requesting the …

Milford home to two female distillery owners

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Marissa King is one of two women who own distilleries in Milford.   Two of the six Delaware distillery licenses are held in the Milford area, and both are owned by women, EasySpeak and Feebs Distilling. “Before getting into distilling, I was in sales,” Stacey Fibelkorn, part-owner of Feebs Distilling, said. “Until recently, I was still working in sales, selling …

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Former M&T Bank under new ownership

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by Terry Rogers   Marissa and Zack King, owners of EasySpeak and Penney Square, announced the purchase of the former M&T Bank building On December 16, Marissa and Zack King, owners of EasySpeak and Penney Square, announced that they recently purchased the former M&T Bank building in downtown Milford. The bank, which M&T closed in 2015, has remained vacant since …