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Some big name entertainers are coming to the Freeman Stage at Bayside this summer.

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Phillip C. Showell Elementary School in Selbyville, is teaming up with local artist John Donato to create a special “History of Selbyville” mural in one of the school’s hallways.

Students began painting the mural in January and will continue working on it until its unveiled March 7.

And the school is also host a series of related special events leading up to that unveiling.

For this week’s Arts Playlist, Delaware Public Media’s Kelli Steele spoke with Laurie Hall, Phillip C. Showell Elementary School art teacher and the murals’ creator and artist John Donato.


Freeman Foundation

The Freeman Stage at Bayside has finalized its 2017 summer line-up.

The Selbyville venue’s 10th season offers a wide-ranging roster of 55 events, topped by bevy of national acts.

An explosion at a Mountaire Farms chicken processing plant in Selbyville has left one employee in critical condition.

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Company chief Matt Sliwa said the fire company and Sussex County EMS responded to a call about an explosion at Mountaire Farms at 3:06 a.m. Thursday.


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Construction of a new water treatment plant designed to filter out a gasoline additive is underway behind Selbyville's town hall. The hope is that the plant will significantly improve the town’s drinking water quality.

Freeman Stage announces 2015 concert line-up

Mar 31, 2015
Freeman Foundation

A classic American band, an iconic country singer-songwriter and a duo with 7 platinum selling albums will play in Sussex County this summer.

The Freeman Stage at Bayside in Selbyville unveiled its 2015 line-up Tuesday.