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State to host free New Castle history camp for kids

Staff Writer Culture, Headlines

The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will host a free New Castle history camp for children ages 10 to 13 between July 25 and July 29, 2022. Children will explore the storied past of one of America’s most historic towns. Among other things, they’ll learn how Native Americans used the land, explore colonial kitchen gardens, and weigh in …

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Town Square LIVE Weekly Review – December 16, 2021

Sonja Frey Town Square Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Top Headlines Include: COMMUNITY Odessa holiday tradition returns as foundation beats endowment goal early SPCA brings 75 cats, dogs back from tornado-stricken Kentucky New Catholic bishop to visit four Delaware parishes at Christmas Phase two of I-95 rehabilitation to bring new traffic patterns, closures New Castle Court House Museum to be closed through spring 2022 BUSINESS Wilmington wins …

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New Castle Court House Museum to be closed through spring 2022

Charles Megginson Culture, Headlines

New Castle County Court House. Photo courtesy of the National Park Service. Beginning Dec. 31, the New Castle Court House Museum will be closed for the installation of a fire sprinkler system throughout the historic building.  The project is expected to be completed in the spring of 2022. According to a press release announcing the closure, all contractors considered for …