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88.3 Ocean City: Helping disabled citizens remain independent in Delaware

Delmarva Community Services, Inc. is a nonprofit agency dedicated to providing the supports people need to remain independent in their community. Individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, senior citizens, transportation dependent persons and many other individuals benefit from the organization’s variety of programs. The Community Action Center serves as a resource hub for individuals requiring food assistance, foreclosure counseling, or budgeting courses. Respite care provides an opportunity for caregivers to take a break from caring for their sick or disabled loved ones while they run errands and visit appointments.The home-delivered meals program brings freshly prepared meals to homes of senior citizens Monday through Friday. Delmarva Community Services serves clients in in Dorchester, Talbot, Caroline and Kent Counties in Maryland, as well as some counties in Delaware.

For more information, contact:
Delmarva Community Services
2450 Cambridge Beltway
Cambridge, MD 21613
Phone: 410-221-1900

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Readers' Review: "The Good Lord Bird" By James McBride

For our next Readers' Review: National Book Award winner "The Good Lord Bird" by James McBride. The 2013 novel follows an enslaved boy who gets caught up in John Brown's abolitionist mission...and must disguise himself as a girl to survive.

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Busboys And Poets In Anacostia: Development Or Gentrification?

Local restaurant chain Busboys and Poets will soon open in Anacostia, which suffers from a dearth of dining and shopping options-- but some within the community are decrying the opening as gentrification.

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A Primary Challenge For A Top Arlington County Democrat

Could bipartisanship be the ouster of Arlington County's board chair?

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In Omaha, A Library With No Books Brings Technology To All

The privately funded, $7 million Do Space provides free access to computers, high-end software, 3-D printers, and laser cutters. It's a learning and play space, as well as an office for entrepreneurs.

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