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24 ' CAPE GAZETI'E, Friday, March 7 - March 13, 1997 Willie Brown, compliance supervisor for the Delaware Solid Waste Authority (second from left), accepts a check from Waste Management of Delmarva Division President Jonathan Kissel for $1,000 to be used to assist communities in Kent and Sussex counties with neighbor- hood trash cleanups. Also shown are CpL Lionel Maull (left) and CpL Ron Merritt (right) of the Delaware State Police. Donation will assist community clean up efforts in Kent, Sussex Thanks to a donation from Waste Management of Delmarva, selected communities will now have resources available to assist them in cleaning up their neigh- borhoods. Officials with Waste Manage- ment recently donated $1,000 to the Kent and Sussex Strong Com- munities Initiatives for potential clean-ups in Kent and Sussex counties. The money will be used to cov- er the cost of trash disposal. In ad- dition, the company will provide dumpsters and transportation of collected trash to landfill facili- ties. "Our goal is to provide assis- tance and incentive to these com- munities so that they might orga- nize a clean-up day," said William "Chip" McDaniel of the Division of Air and Waste Management, which coordinated the donation. "Events such as community cleanups provide neighborhoods a chance to build some pride and develop a feeling of ownership of their area." The Strong Communities Initia- tive was established through Gov. Thomas R. Carper's Family Ser- vices Cabinet Council and the Delaware State Police. The pur- pose of the initiative is to create partnerships with and between the target communities and local, state, public and private entities and organizations. This partner- ship enables collaborative corn- munity-based planning and action with the following goals: reduction of substance abuse and related crime; reduction of health and social service problems; strengthening of families and communities; improving economic, educa- tional, and environmental well- being of the targeted communi- ties. The Sussex County communi- ties are Coverdale Crossroads, West Rehoboth, Lucas Develop- ment, Twin Cedars, Pepper Ridge, Ellendale - New Hope, Shockley- town and Lazy Lagoon. Good news abounds in the Cape Gazette!! NARFE to meet March 19 Sussex County Chapter #1690 of the National Association of Re- tired Federal Employees (NARFE), will hold its next meet- ing on Wednesday, March 19 at the Rusty Rudder in Dewey Beach. Socializing starts at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at 12:15 p.m. Genevieve Wilson of Ocean Travel will speak on "What's Hot and What's Not in Travel." Reservations should be made by March 15 by calling Elmira Nizer at 539-3382. Women's Hall 0f Fame Induction ceremony set The Delaware Commission for Women will hold the 1997 Hail of Fame for Delaware Women In- duction ceremony and dinner at the Sheraton Conference Center in Dover on Wednesday, March 19. Cocktails are at 6 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. The cost for the event is $25 per person. Being inducted are Mary Ann Shadd Cary (1823-1893), Col. Sherry L. Freebery, Karen Peter- son and Harriet Smith Windsor. For more information, call the Delaware Commission for Women at (800) 443-2179. AMENT LYNC00ARR A T T O R N E Y $ A T L A W 6 Stone Hill Road. P.O. Box 2328. Wilmington, DE 19899 Personal Injury Medical Malpractice Automobile Accidents Workers Compensation Family Law Red Mill Center, Lewes, DE 645-4545 1-800-773-2599 DEDICATED PERSONAL SERVICE EVENING/WEEKEND APPOINTMENTS Listing of areas af practice does not t official certification as a specialist in those areas.