September 7, 2017

You would not really suspect it walking down West Street, but two of the city’s oldest buildings are tucked away in that corner of the Creative District. Jan Almquist, a former city manager turned realtor, has been fixing one of them for almost a year.

“The house itself...

May 9, 2017

Yusuf Jawara was born in Gambia and lived most of his life in Sierra Leone before emigrating to America as civil war broke out. He lived for years in New York and Philadelphia, Upper Darby and Conshohocken, but when it came time to buy his first home, he started lookin...

March 6, 2017

Joel McLaughlin stands at 5th and West streets in the Quaker Hill section of Wilmington, at the exact place where Thomas West, namesake and distant relative of the 3rd Baron De La Warr, once called home.

“This is where Wilmington was born,” Joel says. “He was a Quaker....

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