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  • Grand Illumination held at Hitchens Homestead

    Hitchens- Shown is the illuminated Hitchens Homestead. Photo by Paula M. Shannon On Friday evening, Dec. 6, Laurel’s Christmas celebrations — The Christmas Shops at Broad Creek, sponsored by the Town of Laurel, and the Laurel Christmas parade, sponsored [...]

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HEALTH

Dinner is the perfect time for conversation

December 13th, 2019|Categories: HEALTH|

Some things never change. Others just morph into something new. When my children were growing up, the rule was no TV at the dinner table. Now when I am with the grandchildren, the rule is no electronics at the dinner table. The reason is simple. Dinner time is an opportunity for conversation. However, it needs to be more than: “How was school today?” “OK.” That just leads to a dead end. There is even more time for conversation when a meal is eaten outside the home. No one is rushing to finish to get back to whatever they were doing. Everyone eats dinner together rather than one at a [...]

CHURCH

Christmas at Mount Olivet

December 13th, 2019|Categories: CHURCH|

Celebrate the season at Mount Olivet Methodist Church. The Sundays of Advent will focus on: Dec. 15 - justice; and Dec. 22 - worship. The Reunion Choir will sing on Sunday, Dec. 22. The Youth Choir and John Lankford will provide special music on Sunday, Dec. 15. Join us on Tuesday, Dec. 24 for our Christmas celebration. Family worship with the Children’s Christmas Pageant will be at 6:30 p.m. and traditional worship with communion will be at 9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29 will be a service of lessons and carols.

Christmas at All Saints’ Episcopal Church

December 13th, 2019|Categories: CHURCH|

Come join in the All Saints’ Episcopal Church, located at 100 N. 10th Street in Delmar, in its celebrations this holy season: Sunday, Dec. 15- Third Sunday Advent, 10 a.m., Holy Eucharist Tuesday, Dec. 24- Eve of the Nativity, 7 p.m., Holy Eucharist with carols and candlelight Wednesday, Dec. 25- Christmas Day, 8 a.m., Holy Eucharist Sunday, Dec. 29- Service of Lessons and Carols, 10 a.m., followed by Holiday brunch

OBITS

Betty Louise Hastings, 89

Betty Louise Hastings of Seaford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving children. She was born in Seaford on Dec. 31, 1929, daughter of the late Oliver [...]

Richard W. Boyce

Richard W. Boyce passed away on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, after a long illness. He was employed by Manlove + Fisher Auto Parts until his illness. He was preceded in death by his father, Jacob [...]

Thomas Lester ‘Tommy’ Zott, 76

Thomas Lester “Tommy” Zott of Greenwood, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at Christiana Hospital in Newark. He was born on July 21, 1943 in Milford, the son of the late George Lester Zott [...]

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BULLETIN BOARD

Delmar Alumni Association

The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trips for members, family, and friends: Jan. 29, 2020- “Kinky Boots” at [...]

December 13th, 2019|

Songs of the season

A musical program at Centenary United Methodist church on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 7. Music will be presented by the [...]

December 13th, 2019|

Annual Victorian Christmas

The Annual Victorian Christmas at Ross Mansion will be held on Dec. 13-15 at Ross Plantation. Events include: Friday, Dec. [...]

December 13th, 2019|

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