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‘William Penn Day’ in New Castle on Oct. 23, 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Event commemorates the 339th anniversary of Penn’s disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.




Brandywine’s Jahsha Tabron named 2022 Delaware Teacher of the Year

News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

A high school special education teacher from the Brandywine School District is Delaware’s 2022 State Teacher of the Year.




Grand Jury indicts State Auditor for Abuse of Office

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

Lengthy DCRPT investigation yields five charges, including felonies Charges include orchestrating State contract with political consultant Indictment alleges McGuiness hired teenage daughter, paid her while enrolled in college   Following an investigation involving dozens of witness interviews, thousands of document reviews, and more than a year of work, Attorney General Kathy Jennings and the DOJ’s […]




Delaware’s Cancer Mortality Rates Continue To Decrease; Public Health Releases Latest Cancer Report

Delaware Health and Social Services | Division of Public Health | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

DOVER, DEL. (Oct. 11, 2021) – According to the latest cancer data from the Division of Public Health (DPH), Delaware’s mortality rate for all cancer sites combined (all-site cancer) improved in most categories during the last decade; however, the state remains 15th-highest in the U.S. for the timeframe of 2013-2017, which is unchanged from 2012-2016. […]




Retired Director of GACEC Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Sunday, October 10, 2021

Wendy Strauss retired Executive Director of the Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens (GACEC) was honored by the State Council for Persons with Disabilities (SCPD) with their Lifetime Achievement Award for her twenty-three years of dedication to the disability community. Wendy worked on numerous pieces of legislation with the Council and other disability advocates that […]







  Category: News


‘William Penn Day’ in New Castle on Oct. 23, 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | New Castle County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Event commemorates the 339th anniversary of Penn’s disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.




Brandywine’s Jahsha Tabron named 2022 Delaware Teacher of the Year

News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

A high school special education teacher from the Brandywine School District is Delaware’s 2022 State Teacher of the Year.




Grand Jury indicts State Auditor for Abuse of Office

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

Lengthy DCRPT investigation yields five charges, including felonies Charges include orchestrating State contract with political consultant Indictment alleges McGuiness hired teenage daughter, paid her while enrolled in college   Following an investigation involving dozens of witness interviews, thousands of document reviews, and more than a year of work, Attorney General Kathy Jennings and the DOJ’s […]




Delaware’s Cancer Mortality Rates Continue To Decrease; Public Health Releases Latest Cancer Report

Delaware Health and Social Services | Division of Public Health | News | Date Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021

DOVER, DEL. (Oct. 11, 2021) – According to the latest cancer data from the Division of Public Health (DPH), Delaware’s mortality rate for all cancer sites combined (all-site cancer) improved in most categories during the last decade; however, the state remains 15th-highest in the U.S. for the timeframe of 2013-2017, which is unchanged from 2012-2016. […]




Retired Director of GACEC Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Governor's Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens | News | Date Posted: Sunday, October 10, 2021

Wendy Strauss retired Executive Director of the Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens (GACEC) was honored by the State Council for Persons with Disabilities (SCPD) with their Lifetime Achievement Award for her twenty-three years of dedication to the disability community. Wendy worked on numerous pieces of legislation with the Council and other disability advocates that […]