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October 3 in History

October 3 in History October 3rd is… National Boyfriend Day National Techies Day 1863 – The last Thursday in November was declared Thanksgiving Day by US President Abraham Lincoln. 1872 – The Bloomingdale brothers opened their first store at 938 Third Avenue in New York City. 1949 – WERD, the first black-owned radio station in …

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October 2 in History

October 2 in History October 2nd is… National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day National Fried Scallops Day National Name Your Car Day Poodle Day National Produce Misting Day 1187 – Saladin captured Jerusalem from the Balian of Ibelin. 1893 – Cheniere Caminada Hurricane, Louisiana 1950 – Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz was first published. 1955 – Alfred Hitchcock premiered on …

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October 1 in History

October 1 in History Today is the day that the US Government Fiscal Year (Oct 1  – Sept 30) begins. October 1st is… Fire Pup Day Black Dog Day National Hair Day National Homemade Cookies Day National Pumpkin Spice Day Sake Day World Vegetarian Day October 1st is celebrated as World Vegetarian Day This very …

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State Auditor McGuiness Releases Annual Fire Special Report

DOVER, DEL. – State Auditor Kathy McGuiness estimates the state’s volunteer fire service saved Delaware taxpayers over $320 million in fiscal year 2022. “Delaware’s fire service is a tremendous asset to Delawareans,” McGuiness said. “We performed our a...

September 30 in History

September 30 in History September 30th is… National Chewing Gum Day Hot Mulled Cider Day National Love People Day National Mud Pack Day Orange Shirt Day Pet Tricks Day 587 (Earthquake) Antioch (now Turkey) 1452 – Johann Gutenberg’s Bible was published. 1659 – Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe was shipwrecked. 1888 – “Jack the Ripper” killed …

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Is Don’t Worry Darling’s Stellar Cast and Beautiful Cinematography Enough to Save it?

Don’t Worry Darling Movie Review After creating a modern teen classic with Booksmart, actress, and director, Olivia Wilde shifted her skillset to crafting a subversive, chilling, deconstructive psychological thriller…in theory. With the announcement of pop sensation Harry Styles as the male lead and the initial drop of the trailer last year, moviegoers were instantly entranced …

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Emergency Sirens Tested on Tuesday, October 4

The Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) and Delaware State Police will conduct a quarterly test of the Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations Alert and Notification system on Tuesday, October 4, 2022. The sirens will sound at approximatel...

September 29 in History

September 29 in History September 29th is… Biscotti Day Coffee Day Urban National Wildlife Refuge Day VFW Day National Coffee Day Without a doubt, September 29 is one of our very favorite days of the year, as it is time we get to celebrate National Coffee Day in honor of our favorite caffeinated nectar! It …

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Investor Protection Unit grills “pig butchering” scammers

Order freezes accounts containing fraudulently-obtained crypto The Delaware Department of Justice’s Investor Protection Unit has issued a Summary Order to Cease and Desist against 23 entities and individuals involved in a cryptocurrency scam known as t...

Great Oaks Charter School Placed on Formal Review

Due to enrollment concerns, Secretary of Education Mark Holodick has placed Great Oaks Charter School in Wilmington on formal review. Formal review is an investigatory process that will allow the Charter School Accountability Committee (CSAC) to determ...

Schools to Recruit Educators at Saturday’s DSU Football Game

Prospective educators will have the opportunity to meet with 14 districts and charter schools during a recruitment fair at Saturday’s Delaware State University football game. The Delaware Department of Education is sponsoring the event as an opportunit...

Delaware Emitirá Beneficios de Emergencia el 29 de Septiembre

NEW CASTLE (27 de Septiembre de 2022) – La División de Servicios Sociales de Delaware emitirá beneficios de emergencia para Septiembre a los hogares elegibles como parte de la respuesta continua del Estado a la crisis de salud pública de COVID-19...

Delaware Will Issue Monthly Emergency Benefits on Sept 27

NEW CASTLE (Sept. 27, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Social Services will issue emergency benefits for September to eligible households as part of the State’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. Benefits will be issued as part o...