Roaring 20s Lawn Party celebrates history, preservation

The Roaring Twenties is more than just a chapter in a history book — it could be one of the top lawn parties in Milford.  Now in its fifth year, the annual Roaring 20s Lawn Party is easily the largest yearly fundraiser benefiting the Milford Museum. This year’s event will be held Friday, May 17 […]

Milford’s Riverfront Theater to reopen with ‘Brighton Beach Memoirs’

MILFORD — Riverfront Theater will be open for business again starting this weekend. As Neil Simon’s “Brighton Beach Memoirs” debuts on stage, the renovations that closed the theater for about six months will be seen by the public for the first time. “It’s been a lot of hard work,” said volunteer Dan Marabello. “But boy, […]

Benvenuto: New restaurant in the works for Milford

Milford may be welcoming one of its newest businesses soon as Lisa and Poncho Johnson prepare to open Benvenuto over the next year. The new Mediterranean style restaurant will fill a vacant commercial space left when Abbott’s Grill closed its Riverwalk Center location earlier this year in January. With business and organization skills under their […]

Delaware’s only herbal apothecary honored with Veteran-Owned Business of the Year award

Cindy Collins of Harrington, the maven behind Euphoric Herbals Apothecary in Milford, is a one-of-a-kind success story with a similarly unique award to celebrate her accomplishments. She has nearly a decade of crafting her business under her belt, taking it from a hobby to a sustainable retail location with employees of her own. She smiles […]

SLIDESHOW: 16th Annual Bug & Bud Festival

Bayhealth Hospital, Sussex Campus nurse wins esteemed DAISY Award

When it comes to working in health care, anyone can make a difference at any given moment. Bayhealth Hospital, Sussex Campus nurse Christy Breeding had been on the job less than a year when she made a lasting impression on the family of one patient. This impact led to Ms. Breeding’s nomination and subsequent win […]

Marabello leads the Grand Marshal for the annual Bug & Bud Festival Parade

The annual Bug & Bud Festival in Milford draws thousands of visitors and residents alike to the downtown area each year in celebration of Arbor Day, the town’s Tree USA designation and its history with the state bug, the ladybug. Downtown Milford, Inc. volunteers work countless hours behind the scenes to ensure a successful, fun-filled […]

Scenic Delaware: On the boardwalk

Scenic Delaware: Turtle time

Milford High graduate runs Boston Marathon to honor brother

Before she crossed the finish line, Jackie Creasey scanned the crowd in search of her parents. Once she spotted them, she ran over and reached over the barricade for her brother’s stuffed animal. Ms. Creasey, a 2007 Milford High graduate, crossed the Boston Marathon finish line with the stuffed animal in hand to honor her […]