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Tennis Icon Stan Smith Visits Wilmington

Tennis Icon Stan Smith Visits Wilmington

American tennis legend Stan Smith — namesake of the still popular Adidas tennis shoe — a Wimbledon and US Open champion, comes to Wilmington this Thursday, May 21st. President…

Monday, May 18th By

Newark Police Officers’ Free Hugs Go Viral

Newark Police Officers’ Free Hugs Go Viral

First it was the Taylor-Swift-singing cop in Dover, and now it’s the #HugACop officers in Newark. If you haven’t seen the latest in Delaware police video sensations, watch…

Monday, May 18th By

Delaware M.I.A. in U.S. News School Rankings

Delaware M.I.A. in U.S. News School Rankings

The U.S. News Best High School rankings came out this week, and no Delaware school was among the top thousand. Of course there are all kinds of flaws…

Thursday, May 14th By

Ireland Trip a Pot of Gold for Delaware Women’s Chorus

Ireland Trip a Pot of Gold for Delaware Women’s Chorus

This June, the Delaware Women’s Chorus (DWC) will take their talents overseas on a trip to Ireland where they will have three opportunities to perform and also take…

Thursday, May 14th By

HS Tennis Regular Season Concludes with Exhilarating 3.5-Hour Battle in Darkness

HS Tennis Regular Season Concludes with Exhilarating 3.5-Hour Battle in Darkness

As dusk descended on the Tower Hill School tennis courts last night, there was a palpable sense among the expanding courtside crowd that something special was unfolding before…

Wednesday, May 13th By

Lavelle’s Right to Work Bill Sparks Debate

Lavelle’s Right to Work Bill Sparks Debate

The Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee recently declined to release a bill aimed at revitalizing Delaware’s manufacturing industry. By not releasing Sen. Greg Lavelle’s (R-Sharpley) legislation to…

Monday, May 11th By

DE Legislator: Keep Cursive Alive!

DE Legislator: Keep Cursive Alive!

While the Internet age created new and exciting ways to communicate, it arguably rendered the need for proper penmanship obsolete. (Even signatures are often electronic these days.) But…

Thursday, May 7th By
Kevin Noonan on Sports

Amaro is the Dense One, Not Phillies Fans

Ruben Amaro should have known better. He’s been around here almost his entire life, as a…

Light Glimmers at End of Phillies’ Tunnel

It’s always sad to see a once-great athlete become old and merely mortal, like the rest…

Remembering Al Cartwright, The Best That Ever Was

Growing up in the 1950s and ‘60s, most kids in my neighborhood wanted to be Mickey…

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Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research


The mission of Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research is to achieve excellence in the rehabilitation of injured, orphaned, and oiled native wild birds, with the goal of returning healthy birds to their natural environment.
The nonprofit carries out this mission through compassionate care, humane research, and education.
For more information, visit this website.

Meet Me There!

Meet friends at these fun local events:

May 23 - Ingleside Homes-Born Sisters Benefit Concert @ Blue Rocks

May 23 - Aniya Jazz presents: A Jazz Family Reunion at World Cafe Live!

May 30 - Inaugural Riverfront Dragon Boat Festival

May 30 - Canine Partners for Life's "Pawty at the Preserve"

May 30 - Brandywine School District Elementary Fitness Festival

June 2-6 - Holy Trinity Greek Festival


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