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State of Delaware Announces School Testing Locations

October 2, 2020

Pop-up testing locations at schools to prepare for in-person learning  WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney on Friday announced pop-up school testing locations [coronavirus.delaware.gov] as many schools prepare to return to school for in-person learning as part of their hybrid return-to-school plan. View calendar of pop-up testing locations for students and families. [coronavirus.delaware.gov] View calendar of current pop-up, […]

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Wilmington to Fund Capital Projects with Biennial Bond Issuance; City Will Also Refinance Bond Debt to Save Money

October 2, 2020

Refinancing will save the City $7 million; funding from a bond issuance not to exceed $42 million will support City parks and playgrounds, fire stations, and apparatus, street paving, transportation, and water/sewer infrastructure projects Wilmington will soon take advantage of extremely low-interest rates and make its biennial visit to the bond market to borrow money […]

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Up with India: Founder of ‘Say Their Names Memorial’ on the lives lost

October 1, 2020

Airing today on ‘Up With India” An interview with Joy Proctor, founder, and creator of the ‘Say their names’ memorial— a grassroots initiative that originated in Portland, Oregon, has been featured in over 25 cities across the U.S. highlighting victims of injustice, systemic racism, and police brutality. The original memorial that features over 200 faces […]

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FREE COVID-19 Test Sites in Wilmington This Week

September 28, 2020

Mayor Purzycki urges residents to get tested, wear a mask, avoid large crowds, and wash your hands Mayor Mike Purzycki shared information with City residents about FREE walk-up COVID-19 testing sites in Wilmington for next week. Residents are urged to continue to take precautions to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, including avoiding large […]

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UP WITH INDIA:  CEO of Claymont Community Center combatting gun violence, addiction, poverty and hunger in Wilmington

September 22, 2020

UP WITH INDIA:  CEO of Claymont Community Center combatting gun violence, addiction, poverty and hunger in Wilmington Airing today on ‘Up with India’ a conversation with Allison David, CEO Claymont community center in Wilmington, Delaware. Allison opened up about the programs they provide to combat poverty, hunger, addiction, and gun violence in Wilmington, Delaware with […]

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Mayor Purzycki Announces Details of Wilmington’s 4th Annual HBCU Week & College Fair; Due to COVID, All Events Are Virtual

September 22, 2020

Since 2017, participating HBCUs have granted over 2,000 admission opportunities to local students and have awarded more than $5.5 million in scholarships. Mayor Mike Purzycki and Wilmington’s HBCU Ambassador, ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, today announced details of Wilmington’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week [hbcuweek.org] activities, which includes the HBCU College Fair, expanded to […]

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UP With India: CEO of HBCU week Details This Year’s Event

September 21, 2020

Airing today on ‘Up with India’ an up-close interview with Ashley Christopher, CEO of HBCU week in Wilmington, Delaware. Ashley will discuss details about the annual event that celebrates historically black colleges and universities and provides thousands of students with scholarships to attend college with host India Sage. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Delaware Senator Chris Coons reflects on the life of Civil Rights leader John Lewis and his decade-long mentorship & friendship with the late Congressman

September 17, 2020

Delaware Senator Chris Coons first met the late Congressman John Lewis during his first year in Congress in 2010, burgeoning a decade-long friendship and mentorship that shaped Coons into the public servant he is today. In this exclusive interview with WITN’s India Sage, Senator Coons reflects on his many trips with Lewis to key sites […]

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Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki is Elected to a Second Term

September 16, 2020

City’s Chief Executive thanks voters and says with the support of council, residents, and businesses Wilmington will continue to move forward on multiple fronts while dealing with multiple challenges Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki today thanked the voters of Wilmington for electing him to a second four-year term. The Mayor said he remains humbled and honored […]

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UP WITH INDIA EXCLUSIVE: DELAWARE SECOND GRADE TEACHER SPEAKS OUT AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE IN WILMINGTON

September 16, 2020

Airing today on ‘Up with India’ an exclusive interview with Keiarah Fletcher of Wilmington, Delaware. A second-grade teacher and community advocate that lost a brother and sister to gun violence. Keiarah will discuss the real impact that gun violence has had in her life with host India Sage and how it directly affects the emotional […]

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