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Founding father Benjamin Rush, 18th-century drinks and fabric arts to be featured at Dover, Del.’s John Dickinson Plantation in June 2014

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Thursday, May 29, 2014

During the month of June 2014, the John Dickinson Plantation, located at 340 Kitts Hummock Rd. in Dover, Del., will present six special programs that explore different aspects of everyday life as it would have been lived during the 18th century when John Dickinson was in residence at the property.




Statement by Governor on Death of Former State Democratic Party Chairman Henry Topel

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The Governor extended his deepest sympathies to the family of Henry Topel, founding director of the Greater Wilmington Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and a former chairman of the state Democratic Party.




Lt. Governor and CJC Announce 2014 Byrne Grant Recipients

Criminal Justice Council | Former Lt. Governor Matt Denn (2009-2014) | News | Office of the Lieutenant Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014

82% of non-profit funding dedicated to re-entry services; up from 46% in 2007 WILMINGTON, Del. – Today, Lieutenant Governor Matt Denn, Chair of the Criminal Justice Council, and Chris Kervick, Executive Director of the Criminal Justice Council, announced the 2014 Byrne Grant recipients at a press conference at the Rick VanStory Resource Center in Wilmington. […]




National Hurricane Preparedness Week In Progress

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Emergency management officials remind residents of Delaware that National Hurricane Preparedness Week,




World Language Expansion Program Shows Growth, High Parent Satisfaction in Second Year

Department of Education | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Kent County | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The second annual review of Governor Jack Markell’s world language immersion initiative, which seeks to give Delaware students an advantage in the global economy by ensuring their proficiency in a second language, reported continued growth, with about 1500 students expected to participate in 11 programs next school year







  Category: News

Founding father Benjamin Rush, 18th-century drinks and fabric arts to be featured at Dover, Del.’s John Dickinson Plantation in June 2014

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Thursday, May 29, 2014

During the month of June 2014, the John Dickinson Plantation, located at 340 Kitts Hummock Rd. in Dover, Del., will present six special programs that explore different aspects of everyday life as it would have been lived during the 18th century when John Dickinson was in residence at the property.




Statement by Governor on Death of Former State Democratic Party Chairman Henry Topel

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The Governor extended his deepest sympathies to the family of Henry Topel, founding director of the Greater Wilmington Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and a former chairman of the state Democratic Party.




Lt. Governor and CJC Announce 2014 Byrne Grant Recipients

Criminal Justice Council | Former Lt. Governor Matt Denn (2009-2014) | News | Office of the Lieutenant Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014

82% of non-profit funding dedicated to re-entry services; up from 46% in 2007 WILMINGTON, Del. – Today, Lieutenant Governor Matt Denn, Chair of the Criminal Justice Council, and Chris Kervick, Executive Director of the Criminal Justice Council, announced the 2014 Byrne Grant recipients at a press conference at the Rick VanStory Resource Center in Wilmington. […]




National Hurricane Preparedness Week In Progress

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Emergency management officials remind residents of Delaware that National Hurricane Preparedness Week,




World Language Expansion Program Shows Growth, High Parent Satisfaction in Second Year

Department of Education | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Kent County | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The second annual review of Governor Jack Markell’s world language immersion initiative, which seeks to give Delaware students an advantage in the global economy by ensuring their proficiency in a second language, reported continued growth, with about 1500 students expected to participate in 11 programs next school year