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Residents, advocates and officials took to the streets in Wilmington Monday for the 8th annual peace march. 

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Delaware State University was among the places across the First State remembering the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr at its 34th annual MLK Jr. National Holiday program.


The Junior League of Wilmington (JLW) hosts its 5th Annual Women’s Leadership Summit next month.


Wings of Rescue

The Brandywine Valley SPCA is bringing 30 dogs impacted by recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico to our area.

Brandywine Valley SPCA is working with Wings of Rescue, Greater Good and the Sato Project to airlift the dogs out of Puerto Rico.


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Beau Biden Foundation

The Beau Biden Foundation for the Protection of Children recently published an ebook focused on kids’ safety online.


It's called “Seven Things You Don’t Know About Your Child’s Digital Life.”



Courtesy of the City of Wilmington

The City of Wilmington has announced the death of a former U.S. Congressman and Wilmington mayor. 

Courtesy of Delaware Women March - photographer unknown

A women’s march is set for Saturday in Newark.

It’s the fourth year straight year organizers have held a march in the First State, joining similar events around the country on the same weekend.

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A temporary version of the controversial plan to limit development using septic systems in New Castle County has passed. 


Troop 7 in Lewes (Photo from Mary Jo Verdery)

It’s said that when one door closes, another opens. And that may be the case for the homeless in the Lewes, Rehoboth and Dewey Beach areas: