CHEER’s Frontier Festival fundraiser to whip up western fun, entertainment

GEORGETOWN – CHEER, Inc. is traveling back to the days of the Wild West with the second annual Frontier Festival: A 50+ Healthy Living Expo in late September. Piggybacking off a successful debut in 2017, this year’s event is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the CHEER Community Center […]

Future partnership? County council updated on Winter WonderFEST

LEWES – Festive, holiday spirit will be back on visual and ice-slick display with Winter WonderFEST – a seven-week festival encompassing the Cape region. Produced by nonprofit Festival of Cheer, Inc., Winter WonderFEST features a light spectacular at Cape Henlopen State Park with more than 60 light displays along a 1.5-mile drive, augmented by Christmas […]

Community unity: Dagsboro’s Night Out a smash-hit debut

DAGSBORO – If t-shirts, hotdogs and ice-cold water are a gauge for success, then  Dagsboro’s first-ever National Night Out was a smash hit. A new early August tradition may have been born Tuesday evening with the highly-successful staging of Night Out – a community-oriented block party sponsored by businesses and the newly-formed Dagsboro Business Alliance […]

Nutter Marvel remembrance, museum tours accompany County Seat Cruisers show

GEORGETOWN – The Nutter Marvel Carriage Museum was the staging ground Saturday for a sunbaked show of assorted vehicles – and a special remembrance of the man whose foresight made the Georgetown museum such a historical attraction. One week later than originally scheduled, a memorial was held July 28 during the 2nd Annual Car, Truck, […]

Car/vehicle show, tours, activities planned at Marvel Museum Saturday

GEORGETOWN – Weather permitting, Georgetown’s historic Nutter Marvel Carriage Museum could be a beehive of activity this Saturday. The museum grounds on South Bedford Street will be the venue July 21 for the 2nd Annual Car, Truck, Bike and Emergency Vehicle Show. Hosted by the County Seat Cruisers, Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and the […]

Familiar favorites, new twists on tap for Wings & Wheels 2018

GEORGETOWN — Fingers remain crossed for wonderful early autumn weather the first weekend in October. And prayers, hopes and well-wishes for good health and safe travel continue for a United States military legend and iconic centurion — retired Lt. Col. Dick Cole. Less than three months from liftoff of the Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s […]

Monster Mash! Trucks, drivers smash hit with Georgetown Speedway crowd

GEORGETOWN – Colossal tires on the likes of Hot Tamale, Mississippi Nightmare and The Illuminator towered over many young fans who took in the two-night Monster Truck Racing League show July 6-7 at Georgetown Speedway. Among those: Tucker Rife – a 10-year-old Virginia youth who is already a seasoned, five-year veteran in the world of […]

Youthful patriotism on colorful parade at St. Mark’s in Millsboro

MILLSBORO – Red, white and blue were the colors of the day on the Fourth of July at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Millsboro. Several dozen youngsters on foot, in strollers and on bikes plus a couple canines sporting patriotic colors took part in the 12th Annual Children’s Parade and Program. The 4th of July […]

Planning underway for Oct. 5-6 Wings & Wheels

GEORGETOWN – Planning is underway for 2018 Wings & Wheels, which offers popular staples and some new twists. Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s annual early fall festival is Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5-6 on the grounds of the Delaware Coastal Airport. The event kicks off Oct. 5 with Pathways to Aviation Day where 125 high school […]

Buddy Holly tribute July 20 at Milton Theatre

MILTON – Legendary sounds of the late great Buddy Holly will on stage Friday, July 20 at Milton Theatre. The Young Buddy Holly Tribute “Not Fade Away” concert will feature Buddy Holly hits such as “That’s Be the Day,” “Peggy Sue” and “Maybe Baby.” This classic rock n’ roll concert will begin at 8 pm. […]