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Reminiscing about Mt. Pleasant School #34

Barbara Miller remains dedicated to her hometown, in part because of the wonderful experiences that she had growing up in Hockessin

In fine tune

Irenee duPont, Jr., has kept the family’s 1923 Aeolian pipe organ in top condition

Green Hill Presbyterian

A small church with a large presence

Greenville & Hockessin Life Winter 2016 edition

Explore the Granogue estate, watch the night sky at the Mount Cuba Observatory, meet the owner of the Copperhead Saloon, find out what makes a great holiday window, and more!

Beau Biden's forever run

Greenville & Hockessin Fitness and Adventure

'Letting off Steam' at Marshall Steam Museum

'The Stanley Legacy' opens with a special event on Aug. 2 in Yorklyn

Greenville & Hockessin Life Summer/Fall 2016 edition

Dew Point Brewery is set to open in Hockessin, find out why 'Cooking's Cool,' explore the history of the Ronald McDonald House, hike the region's trails, and more!

Walking through an age of innovation

Hagley showcases landmark collection of patent models

... Open the doors, and there's all the people

Members of the Trinity Community Church in Hockessin had a dream to convert the relic of what was Delaware's first Catholic church into their new home. The dream is now underway.

World War II veteran pens book

Hockessin resident John Harrison has published a book about World War II with more than 300 photographs focusing on the effort in the South Atlantic.

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