Memories of a long-ago bit part prompted this hesitant retiree to step out of his comfort zone and into ‘The Music Man’ audition spotlight
Don Gerberg, a Millsboro retiree with a love of theater but no adult experience on stage, took the bold step of auditioning for, and winning, a role in Clear Space Theatre Company’s production of “The Music Man.” The whole process spanned several months, culminating in 10 performances of the Meredith Willson classic in March. Here is Gerberg’s account of that journey.
Bethany Booze Mythbusters
An often-told family tale counters the Coast Guard’s 1930s report on a chicken house liquor stash
By Steve and Donna Bunting
From the April 2019 issue
In November 2017, Delaware Beach Life published an article about Prohibition headlined “Bootleggers on the Beach,” which mentioned the Coast Guard discovering “more than 200 sacks of illegal liquor in a chicken house in Bethany.”
There’s No Place Like Home
Area services and volunteers enable senior citizens to ‘age in place’ — safely, comfortably and where they most want to be
Ellen Jinx Jenkins suffered a serious stroke in 2013. While she eventually recovered to the point that she could return to her home, she still had trouble going up and down steps. And difficulty with balance meant that she had a tendency to fall.