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Ribbon Cutting Held for Dog Park in Friendship Creek

On Wednesday, April 12th, 2023, McKee Builders hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the opening of a brand-new dog park in Friendship Creek.  Friends, fellow Chamber Members, and community members were in attendance. Located at 35053 Dundee Street, Frankford, DE, Friendship Creek is a 133-home development just minutes… Read more »

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Mountaire Announces $80,000 in Scholarship Funds Available

Mountaire Farms, the country’s fourth largest chicken processor, has dozens of $2,500 scholarships available for the children and grandchildren of employees, poultry growers, and grain producers. The deadline to apply is June 5, 2023. “This is another great benefit of working for or with Mountaire Farms,” said Phillip Plylar, President of Mountaire Farms. “It’s an… Read more »

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Delaware Elevator Honored as Top-Performing U.S. Construction Contractor

Delaware Elevator, Inc. has ranked in top categories on Associated Builders and Contractors’ Fifth Annual Top Performers Publication, which lists contractor members that build the country’s most enduring, innovative, high-quality construction projects, ranked by work hours. Rankings earned in specialty categories listed below. 2nd Top Museums/Monuments/Parks Contractor 9th Top Specialty Contractor 9th Top Military Contractor… Read more »

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Ocean View Brewing Co. Hosts Dine & Donate

The Ocean View Brewing Company located at 85 Atlantic Avenue (Atlantic & Woodland Avenues) in Ocean View is hosting a “Dine & Donate” event on Thursday, April 13th, 2023 from 11:30 am – 9:00 pm to benefit the Millville Volunteer Fire Company. 10% of all proceeds from dine-in, carry-out, and beer sales on that day… Read more »

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Dickens Parlour Theatre Celebrates Ribbon Cutting

On Thursday, March 23rd, 2023, Dickens Parlour Theatre hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce’s March Business After Hours Networking Event. The Ceremony was held to celebrate the opening of Dickens’ new location at 31810 Good Earth Lane, Ocean View, Delaware. Friends, fellow Chamber Members, family, and community members were in… Read more »

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Mountaire Farms Hosts Easter for Thousands

Mountaire Farms is partnering with hundreds of churches and non-profits in four states to provide complete meals for families in need at Easter. Each Mountaire Cares box can feed a family of four. They are stuffed with a plump Mountaire roaster chicken, canned corn, peas and carrots, macaroni and cheese, apple sauce, mashed potatoes and… Read more »

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On Friday, March 17th, 2023, Turtle Beach Cafe hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their new renovations and reopening. The celebration included refreshments along with friends, fellow Chamber Members, and community members. Turtle Beach Cafe is a relaxed beach café overlooking the ocean in Bethany Beach that offers… Read more »

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Coastal Delaware Community Clean-up

The Bethany – Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce and the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays, in partnership with Keep Delaware Beautiful, Waste Management, and the Surfrider Foundation DE, will host the Coastal Delaware Community Clean-up to celebrate Earth Day. Taking place on Saturday, April 22nd from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, groups and individuals… Read more »

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Delaware Botanic Gardens Opens for 2023

Ray Sander, President of the Delaware Botanic Gardens (DBG) at Pepper Creek, announced that the 37-acre botanic gardens near Dagsboro will open for the 2023 season at 9 a.m. on Thursday March 16th. Sander said, “We are excited to have been presented the 2022 ‘Best Attraction” award by Southern Delaware Tourism. DBG staff and volunteers… Read more »

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Community Benefits from Fire & Ice Festival

On February 21, the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours event celebrated the success of the Fire & Ice Festival. The Salted Rim Margarita Bar & Grill hosted over 90 attendees, including event sponsors and beneficiaries. The excitement and camaraderie was evident as beneficiaries from six local non-profits received contributions totaling $31,835. $500… Read more »