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. […]

Milton Theatre to receive state historical marker July 7

MILTON – The historic Milton Theatre on July 7 will officially launch the start of its much-awaited $2.5 million capital campaign to renovate and introduce the necessary improvements to the structure of the building. As part of the VIP reception program, the Milton Theatre will announce the unveiling and dedication of their official historical marker […]

Youthful patriotism on parade July 4 at St. Mark’s in Millsboro

MILLSBORO — Millsboro will be on parade in patriotic colors July 4 with the 12th Annual Children’s Celebration and Parade. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m.  at the labyrinth of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, located at the corner of State and Ellis Streets. Children are invited to dress up in red, white, and blue, […]

Possum Players holding ‘Our Town’ auditions June 25-26

GEORGETOWN – Possum Point Players will hold auditions Monday, June 25 and Tuesday, June 26 for “Our Town” – Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama. More than 25 parts are available. Auditions will consist of a reading from the script and a short interview. Considered one of the greatest American plays ever written, “Our Town” is […]

Famed author Litwin visiting two libraries in Sussex

SEAFORD – Best-selling and award-winning author Eric Litwin will visit libraries in Seaford and Lewes Friday, June 29. Mr. Litwin is a song singing, guitar strumming, No. 1 New York Times Best Selling author who brings early literacy and music together. He is the original author of the Pete the Cat series as well as […]

Car show, entertainment highlight Selbyville Old Timer’s Day

SELBYVILLE – On a balmy June day, Selbyville rolled out the red carpet for residents and visitors for the 61st edition of Old Timer’s Day. Church Street for several hours on Saturday became the prime viewing spot for classic vehicles in the event’s traditional car show, that featured classic cars, trucks, tractors and emergency vehicles […]

Fun activities, safety education at Sussex Safe Kids Day June 16

LEWES – Fun for everyone – especially children – is in the offing at the 11th Annual Sussex Safe Kids Day, Saturday, June 16 at Lowe’s in Lewes. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. rain or shine, featuring fire trucks, police cars, ambulances, paramedic trucks, helicopters, representatives from area hospitals, vendors providing […]

Greenwood library to host Arts in the Library for kick-off of Summer Reading Challenge 2018

GREENWOOD – Summer is upon us, so it’s time to hit the pool, the beach, and of course, your favorite books! Delaware First Lady Tracey Quillen Carney will help kick-off the statewide Summer Reading Challenge at the Greenwood Library at 10:30 am Saturday, June 16. The library is located at 100 Mill Street in downtown […]

Possum Players seek auditions for Motown performances

GEORGETOWN – Possum Point Players will hold auditions June 17-18 for Classic Soul: A Night of Motown Hits that takes the stage in late October. Auditions for performers ages 16 and over are 6:30 p.m. both nights at the Possum Point Theatre, located at 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown, just off U.S. 113 north. Those […]

Plans for ‘revitalized’ Millstone Theatre: Performing acts and National Register listing

MILLSBORO — While the hopeful finish line is at best several years down the road, Eric Clarke and Dr. Julie Hattier are committed to opening the Millstone Theatre. Not as a movie theatre, as it reigned as the historic Ball Theatre in Hollywood’s golden era, but as a performing arts center. “Performing arts; not a […]