Submit a photo and message to your local 2020 high school graduate

Readers are invited to share a photo and message of their local 2020 high school graduates. Select from the appropriate high school below and upload a photo and a brief message. Caesar Rodney High Dover High Lake Forest High Milford High Polytech High Smyrna High

Delaware State University holds 2020 Commencement virtually

Virtual commencement to feature star-studded participants Twenty-five cultural influencers from around the nation—including Hip-Hop artists and the Former Vice President of the United States — will appear to congratulate Delaware State University’s Class of 2020 in its 12 noon May 16 virtual Commencement celebration. The University announced on March 14 that students would receive their […]

New digital agency launched

As any business owner knows, it’s important to change and evolve with the times. Independent Newsmedia Inc. USA, the parent company of the Delaware State News, is doing just that as it cuts the ribbon on Galaxy 110, the newspaper’s new digital marketing agency. Galaxy 110 will offer state-of-the-art, cutting-edge digital platforms and technology to […]

Vote for your Stars!

The Stars of Delaware voting is now open! After countless hours tallying the nomination results, the online ballot for the voting phase of the Delaware State News Readers’ Poll – Stars of Delaware opened on Sunday, March 15. In the three weeks of the nomination phase, the State News received over 18,000 nominations for businesses […]

Six Ways the Central Delaware Chamber Home & Garden Expo Can Give You Home Ideas

Looking to build the home of your dreams or looking to refresh your current home or yard? We’ve got really good news for you. On February 21 and 22, the Central Delaware Chamber will bring to you – The 2020 Home and Garden Expo at Harrington Raceway & Casino. Consider how the Home & Garden […]

Volunteers the heart of Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity

Part of Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity’s heart and soul is our volunteers. We have three volunteer programs: our Build Site volunteers and ReStore volunteers. Build site volunteerism is a place of opportunity for you to learn new skills, gain independence, and where you can work along side other volunteers and our partner families. Habitat […]

Pros and Cons of Teeth Whitening: Facts your dentist wants you to know

If you’re considering teeth whitening, you’re far from alone. More Americans than ever are opting for teeth bleaching to enhance their appearance. Bleaching procedures at dental officers increased by about 29 percent in 2015, according to an American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry survey. The process in the dentist’s office, using high-concentration peroxide, yields better results […]

Budget Blinds of Dover at Senior Spree

The Delaware State News event, Senior Spree, will be held on Friday, August 23rd at the Noble’s Pond Clubhouse. The day will include vendors, door prizes & giveaways, presentations, interactive activities, cooking demonstrations, entertainment, and on-site house tours of the Noble’s Pond Premier 55+ Community. This year, Budget Blinds of Dover joins us as an […]

Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity has a new home

Central Delaware Habitat for Humanity has a new home! All operations, including the ReStore and Affiliate office, have moved to 2311 S Dupont Hwy in Dover from the previous location at Webbs Lane. Help CDHFH celebrate its big move by shopping, donating or volunteering. A couple years ago, employees of both the ReStore and the […]

Practicality is the New Trend in Kitchens and Custom Homes

“Blending your lifestyle with the layout and functionality of a house is more important than ever,” says Christina Lessard, Vice President and 4th generation member of Lessard Builders — the Lessard family’s custom-building business. Modern trends and technological advancements in the home construction industry have ebbed and flowed throughout the years, and as our lives […]