Yearly Archives: 2019

We have compiled a new list of pending projects in Wilmington that will continue to raise the quality of life and maintain the pace of change the city has seen since our last list! We strongly encourage sharing this list with friends and family.     Amstel Barber Shop ~$250,000 According to Amstel Barber Shop’s […]

Dover International Speedway hosts its spring NASCAR weekend this week. But this year is a bit different. 2019 marks 50 years of NASCAR racing at the Monster Mile. Since its debut in 1969, the track seen its share of highs and lows, largely mirroring NASCAR’s trajectory over the years. This week, contributor Larry Nagengast charts […]

The Dover-based band Hoochi Coochi has been playing rock and roll at venues across the Mid-Atlantic Region for the past few years. The quartet writes catchy pop songs with a positive message, walking the line between contemporary garage rock and more traditional funk and blues. And for this week’s Enlighten Me -three of the band’s […]

Last Sunday, the Oscar for Best Picture went to “Green Book.” The film is based on a true story about a working-class Italian-American man who gets a job as a chauffeur and bodyguard for a gay African-American pianist and drives him through the segregated South of the early 1960s. But the movie doesn’t delve much […]

Delaware Public Media recently reported on renowned artist and children’s book author and illustrator Kadir Nelson’s work being on display at the Wilmington Library, and Nelson’s visit to meet with local students. In this week’s Enlighten Me, Delaware Public Media’s Sophia Schmidt talks to Nelson about engaging children and to the head of the Wilmington […]

The University of Delaware’s Master Players Concert Series Ensemble-in-Residence, 6-WIRE, takes the stage later this month in New York City. And when it plays its sold-out show at Carnegie Hall, the ensemble will be wearing some very special performance attire, thanks to some UD students. Arts Playlist: UD students help Master Players ensemble dress for […]