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Published on: 09/14/2018

Delaware’s Schools Throughout the Years

What did going to school look like in the past? Take a visual journey of photos from Division of Archives from 1912 onward.

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Published on: 08/31/2018

Free Ways to Enjoy the End of Summer

September is one of the best months in Delaware – great weather, the fall colors begin, and it is an excellent month to be outside. 

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Published on: 08/16/2018

Ready to Go Back to School? Start Dates and Back to School Resources

Starting next week, Delaware kids will start the new school year. Check out the start dates for all of the school districts in Delaware, and see other resources.

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Published on: 07/19/2018

2018 Delaware State Fair

Thursday, July 18th, is the first day of the 2018 Delaware State Fair in Harrington, marking the 99th year of the fair. Do you know the origins of the State Fair? Read on to learn more, and to find out what’s happening at the 2018 Fair.

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Published on: 07/03/2018

100 Years of July 4th in Delaware

Delaware has always had it’s own unique 4th of July traditions throughout he years. Here’s a collection of some of Delaware’s best 4th of July photos.  

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