First for July 17, 2015

Tiniest Bay Residents
When talking about Mid-Atlantic waterways, the Chesapeake Bay receives a majority of the attention. While the Chesapeake may touch more land mass, one shouldn’t overlook the Delaware Bay and the importance of it as a major rest stop for thousands of migrating birds. First Look examines the health of the bay through its tinniest inhabitants as part of our on-going water series.

The College Prep Course
Ever wonder what it’s like to attend a prestigious prep school? This summer, about 80 high-achieving, low-income Delaware high school students got that opportunity. And it wasn’t just a matter of charity, it was to prepare them for the next phase of their educational journeys.

Dace on Biz
We are now in the first month of the 2016 fiscal year. The Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council had a big say in how that budget came together. This month Dace Blaskovitz talks with the head of DEFAC, Josh Martin.

The Diva Blogger
Just like the state budget, individuals look for ways to save money too. Social media is helping older folks both find, and share their knowledge for years to come.

Delaware Today’s ‘Best of Delaware’
Every year, the annual issue of The Best of Delaware is one of the most eagerly thumbed through copies of Delaware Today Magazine. It’s always a great First segment, too. Let’s bring in Suzanne Loudermilk, the Executive Editor at Delaware Today.

First Experience: Richard Clifton
Richard Clifton loves birds and all wildlife. Inspired by growing up on a Delaware farm, he’s especially interested in painting ducks. He has designed stamps for many states, including Delaware, and won the federal Duck Stamp Competition. First Experience introduces you to the Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year and his special talents.

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