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This Week in History
10 years ago: There was a minor controversy over the choice of school colors for the newly-named Twin Valley School District. Student voting on the colors resulted in a lopsided vote by Wilmington ...
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislative update on what is happening with our complex education system
Yes, I am frustrated. I find myself at odds with the direction the House is moving in regard to our admittedly complex education system. Two bills are advancing in the House, one has already passed...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Slow down and savor the world we live in
Spring comes in April.  The days are much longer than they used to be, so that gives the sunshine more time to impress itself upon our minds and souls.  Suddenly, it’s important to make a foray out...
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Enjoying spring, the moutains’ second season
For many skiers who drive north from New Jersey, Long Island, as well as southern New England, rain has dwindled the snow banks in backyards. Still, the season is not finished. As many skiers know,...
Apr 03, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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In the Past...
10 years ago: Amidst a controversy over the removal of an image of a Native American figure representing the Wilmington Warriors from the floor of the Wilmington High School gymnasium, Wilmington a...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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Priceless mountain experiences outweigh costs
There are those who will tell you that skiing is too expensive. After all, lift tickets are steep. Skis are pricey. Mountain clothing isn’t cheap. And cafeteria food is, well, increasingly exorbita...
Mar 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
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Theater opens with popular movies
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- The Memorial Hall Center for the Arts proudly announces the reopening of the cinema theater. The theater will screen the film “Frozen” on Saturday, March 8, at 3 pm and on Sunday, March 9, a...
Purim emphasizes the power of standing up to evil, even at personal risk
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
Purim celebrates a time when the Jewish people living in ancient Persia (today’s Iran) survived a plot “to destroy, kill and annihilate all the Jews, young and old, infants and women, in a single d...
Purim emphasizes the power of standing up to evil, even at personal risk
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
Purim celebrates a time when the Jewish people living in ancient Persia (today’s Iran) survived a plot “to destroy, kill and annihilate all the Jews, young and old, infants and women, in a single d...
Whitingham Country Store to close its doors
by Jack Deming
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
WHITINGHAM- Following the Harriman Reservoir Ice Fishing Derby this weekend, the Whitingham Country Store on Route 100 will close shop after 11 years under the stewardship of Darlene and Steven Bet...
Making the best out of February
by Rev. Dr. Marcia Dorey
Feb 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
February, the month with the least number of days, but the month that stretches out forever it seems.   Not spring, but promising spring.  Not winter, but the dregs of winter.   I looked up Februar...
Turning “love” into an action verb
by Dario Lussardi
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
This month, more than most, people will be saying and writing the words, “I love you.” In doing so, most of them will be using the word “love” as a noun, indicating a feeling of strong affection fo...