Written on: March 15th, 2010 in Helping Our Neighbors
I had a great time on Sunday at the annual Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics. People came from all over Delaware to have fun for a good cause. It was an honor to meet the athletes, and I could barely feel the cold!
Written on: February 23rd, 2010 in Helping Our Neighbors
Delaware’s firefighters and emergency medical services personnel saved lives and risked their own throughout the state. The Ladies Auxiliary teams provided essential support to transportation crews and police officers, as well as firefighters and EMTs. Here are a few of the notes that I received thanking these brave men and women: Heather Johnson in Long […]
Written on: February 22nd, 2010 in Helping Our Neighbors
Last week, I asked State employees to share with me stories of compassion and commitment from the storm. The response was overwhelming—I was deeply touched as I read about the unsung heroes. Many of you may have read the excellent article in The News Journal, and I want to share even more. For that reason, […]