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CAPE G, Friday, May 30 - June 5, 199/- 49 Delmarva Power announces consolidation of district offices Delmarva Power announced last week that it plans to consoli- date several district offices into six operating centers by the end of 1998. The offices in Rehoboth Beach and Ocean City, Chestertown, St. Michael's, Cambridge and West- over, Md., will be merged into op- erating centers located in Chris- tiana and Millsboro, and in Salis- bury, Centreville and North East, Md. and in Exmore, Va. The Harrington office will function as a satellite operating center. The operating centers will con- solidate field-related resources such as engineering, construction, maintenance and meter reading. "By merging our offices, we are streamlining our operations, which will allow us to operate more efficiently," said Jay Mason, a Delmarva Power spokesperson. "We remain committed to main- taining a strong community pres- ence while continuing our tradi- tion of delivering safe, reliable en- ergy to our customers." In October, 1996, the company decided it would no longer accept customers' bill payments at dis- trict offices after 1998. During the next 18 month, to increase cus- tomer convenience, the company plans to expand the number of lo- cations, such as Acme Markets, Shore Stops and Thriftways, that accept Delmarva Power pay- ments. Customers can call the company 24 hours a day, seven days a week at (800) 375-7117 to obtain their account information, request ser- vice or report a service emer- gency. Mason said that consolidating field-related resources into operat- ing centers is expected to elimi. nate approximately 100 positions. The company plans to sell those offices that will close by the end of 1998. Delaware Bankers Association elects officers for 1997-98 J. Nathan Hill, president and The new officers were installed chief operat- ing officer of Greenwood Trust Compa- ny, New Cas- tle, has been elected presi- dent of the Delaware Bankers As- sociation (DBA). Hill HILL succeeds Harold L. Slatcher, president and chief operating officer of County Bank, Rehoboth Beach. The DBA also elected Karl L. Johnson, senior vice-president, CoreStates Bank, Delaware to the position of president-elect; and Michael J. Barrett, president of Chase Manhattan Bank USA, N.A., as a member of the board of directors. at the DBA's annual meeting on May 8 in Wilmington. In addition to the new officers, other members of the DBA board of directors are: Harold L. Slatch- er; George W. Forbes. III, execu- tive vice president, PNC Bank; Bruce L. Hammonds, vice-chair- man and chief operating officer, MBNA America Bank. N.A.; Robert V.A. Harra Jr., president and chief operating officer, Wilm- ington Trust Company; Constance C. McCarthy, president and chief operating officer, First Union Bank of Delaware; Paul H. My- lander, chairman and chief execu- tive officer, Delaware National Bank; Joan E. Quillen, president and chief executive officer, JCPenney National Bank; and Richard H., White, president and chief executive officer; First Om- ni Bank, N.A. "We Build Your Home As If It Were Our Own!" "To begin with," says Chuck, a Service Representative for the past 3-1/2 years, "Country Lifo Homes gives its customers a lot of house for the money. We all take pride in our work, as if the home we're building is our own. Chuck is one of the finest craftsmen in the industry. He comes to your home to make minor adjustments and corrections after it's constructed. He's been a builder all of his life, with 30 years of home and ship model-making as just a small portion Country Lifo Homes, has a written warranty outlining what you, the customer, can expect as service to your new home after settlement." of his considerable experience. I00UNTR Y He says, "No other builder I know, except HOMES 1539 Hwy One Lewes, DE 19958 302.644.3000 302.644.3003 Fax New restaurant opens in Bethany This spring, Bethany Beach's popular Holiday House Restau- rantbecame the new Bethany's which is scheduled to open for the season in late April. The restaurant may be in the same location, on the Boardwalk at the end of Garfield Parkway, but it has changed in almost every other way. ?Sometimes change is inevitable," said owner Debbie Reilly. "In this case, change is good." The dark wood hues have been replaced in favor of white walls decorated with prints of shells, flamingos and beach grass, and teal and mauve serve as accent colors which bring out the view of the beach and boardwalk. Gone also are the outside food booths which had adjoined the boardwalk. The new snack bar and deli are located in the west wing near the steps that go up from Garfield Parkway, and the two double doors that lead to the snack bar area will almost always be open to accommodate those who want a quick meal. "I think the Holiday House is a Bethany Beach landmark, a mon- ument at the beach," said Reilly. "People always say, 'meet me by the Holiday House.' Now I hope they will say, 'meet me at Bethany's.'" REAL ESTATE SETTLEMENTS ROBERT V. WlTSlL, JR. ATrOR.NEY AT LAW BVBNING AND WEEKEND SBTIZMEN'rs BY APPOIHTMBHT 120 SOUTH BEDFORD ST. 420 REHOBOTH AVE. GEORGETOWN, DE 19947 REHOBOTH BEACH, DE 19971 TEL. (302)855-0120 TEL. 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