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Read Our Top 10 Stories From 2021 in the First State


From day trip guides and the hottest neighborhoods to dining like Joe Biden and a look into Aubrey Plaza’s life, here’s what Delaware readers loved.

Looking back, 2021 was a year of strength for thousands across the First State. As social distancing restrictions lifted and life returned somewhat to normal, locals returned to their roots. From visiting the hottest neighborhoods throughout the First State to setting the body back into shape with the Feldenkrais Method, locals got to know the best this year had to offer. So, without further ado, let’s take a moment to reflect on all the meaningful stories that came out of 2021. Here’s what had the state buzzing over the past year:


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45-Plus Creative Dates to Go on in Delaware This Fall and Winter

Need to find a fresh, fun new way to woo your significant other this fall and winter? Delaware has all you need for seasonal romance.

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Escape to These Four Resort Destinations Within Hours of Delaware

Whether you’re looking for adventure or a dreamy and romantic spa resort, these nearby getaways are an easy drive from the First State.

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Delaware’s Top Doctors of 2021 Are Medical Experts Across the State

In this year of medical challenges, we are pleased to present the First State’s top doctors for 2021 specializing in a variety of fields.

Photo by Suchat Pederson

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The Top 50 Songs by Delaware Artists Since the Dawn of Rock ‘n’ Roll

The First State has an incredible music scene from pop and rock to country. Take a look at the 50 best songs produced by Delaware artists.

Photo courtesy of Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop

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Here’s Where to Dine Like Joe Biden and His Family in Delaware

From a classic Italian eatery to a top steak shop, we dish on where the First Family goes to enjoy a stellar meal in the region.

Feldenkrais method
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Set Your Body Straight With the Feldenkrais Method

The Feldenkrais Method applies physics, biomechanics, neurology and psychology to bring the body into balance.

Photo by Angie Gray

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It’s Hip to Be Delaware Comedienne and Producer Aubrey Plaza

Comedienne and producer Aubrey Plaza reflects on her new children’s book, success in Hollywood, and how Delaware inspires her work.

Photo by Angie Gray

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Meet the 40 Most Empowering Women in Business in Delaware

Delaware’s top 40 female business leaders prove that even a global pandemic can’t stop them from accomplishing great things.

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John Drury / Photo by Angie Gray

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Fall in Love With Delaware’s 21 Most Eligible Singles

Who are Delaware’s best catches? Meet these date-worthy First Staters, as nominated by readers, who are ready for romance this year.

A home in Wilmington's Triangle neighborhood. Photo by Moonloop Photography

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Relocate to One of Delaware’s Most Popular Neighborhoods

From historic city homes to secluded spots surrounded by nature, we take you on a stroll of Delaware’s hottest neighborhoods to live.

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