KSI presents 99 perfect attendance certificates for April, May

KSI presented 99 certificates to people with perfect attendance in April and May.  Alphabetically recognized are:  Rosa Acevedo, Miguel Acevedo-Torres, Dale Adams, Ben Adkins, Gary Allen, Jason Anthony, Samsun Anthony, James Ater, Dawan Atherley, Tevon Baines, Megan Behornar, Matthew Biscoe, Austin Bohenko, Michael Bolden, Betina Bonville, Tim Brokenbrough, Mellissa Bronson, Brandyn Bryant-Davis, George Bull, Robert […]

Bayhealth completes sale of former Milford Memorial Hospital property

MILFORD — A new healthcare offering is headed for Clark Avenue in Milford thanks to a deal struck between Bayhealth and Nationwide Healthcare Services. The two groups announced the sale of Milford Memorial Hospital by Bayhealth and purchase by Nationwide Healthcare Services after years of work preparing the deal. “I’m ecstatic to be able to […]

Suspects sought in Milford Royal Farms robbery

Two suspects are sought after an armed robbery at approximately 2:27 a.m. last Sunday at the Royal Farms at 566 S. DuPont Blvd. Police said a revolver was displayed and an undisclosed amount of money was taken. Police ask anyone with information on the suspects’ identities or details of the robbery to call 422-8081 or […]

Milford seeks community support for Ladybug Music Festival

Downtown Milford, Inc. will welcome back The Ladybug Music Festival for the 2nd Annual event on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and the organization is seeking the community’s help to make it happen!  The largest celebration of women in music, this award-winning, all-ages, free block party concert is organized by DMI and Gable Music Ventures.  DMI […]

People’s Place thanks Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford, community supporters

People’s Place would like to thank the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford for selecting us to share the proceeds from the annual Girls Night Out fundraiser on May 3, 2019. Due to the generosity of the community we were thrilled when presented with a check in the amount of $5,000.00 by members of the […]

Milford Museum to offer walking tours

The North Milford Tour will take place Saturday, June 29.  Participants will gather at the Milford Century Club at 18 N. Church Street at 10:00 a.m.  David Kenton will also lead this tour which will provide general information about Milford’s early history.  The North Milford tour will make stops at the Old Red Mill and […]

‘Run for Your Wife’ announced as mid-season replacement, auditions set for July 7 & 8

             Second Street Players will present “Run for Your Wife” as the fourth show of its 2019 season.  This fast-paced, hilarious show replaces “The Odd Couple,” which was recently announced as a mid-season replacement.                “Run for Your Wife” tells the story of unassuming cab driver John Smith, who has two different wives and two different […]

County Bank donates $2,500 to Milford Housing Development Corporation

County Bank recently donated $2,500 to Milford Housing Development Corporation (MHDC), a nonprofit affordable housing provider. The grant was awarded for their Self-Help Housing Program, a sweat-equity based homeownership program for low income households in rural Delaware. MHDC has offered this program since 1997 as an alternative path to homeownership. Founded in 1977, MHDC’s mission […]

Scenic Delaware: Just ducky

Delaware State News staff writer Jennifer Antonik took this photo in downtown Milford during the Flags for Heroes display last month.

Inspired by music: A Blazing Grace opens, offering southern comfort food in Milford

A Blazing Grace was music to his ears when Von Combs of Lincoln came up with the name of his newest business — a restaurant in Milford serving up more than just southern comfort food. After being hurt on the job at Playtex, Mr. Combs ventured outside of his comfort zone and has been an […]