“There’s not much to do in Delaware for single people, and that’s why they have the Meetup group,” he says.
Nothing seemed out of the ordinary until he failed to return her calls over the next few days. No uncomfortable meeting to exchange personal belongings. (Yes, technology has even made breaking up easier.) When Woellmer was finally able to confront her former love interest on what happened, he blamed his disappearance on his ongoing struggle with depression—but somehow while he was feeling down in the dumps, he’d managed to come up with the energy to update his online dating profile and photos. She’s back out on the singles market, still optimistic that one day she’ll find a love connection.Last month, she updated her online dating profile, joining thousands of other older Delaware singles who are looking for love later in life.As a result, several people have dated within the group.One couple married, one is engaged and a few couples live together.” Wilmington resident Dave White, 66, is currently dating a woman whom he met through Delaware Single Boomers. Upon moving to Delaware, he signed up for two online dating sites. “Everyone I met on those sites didn’t tell the truth...PBSN was founded in 1981 by Ralph Israel, a single parent who was struggling to meet fellow singles.
Israel began hosting backyard barbecues and wine-and-cheese parties for singles at his home, and then expanded to offer restaurant dinner parties and other activities, all aimed at older singles in the tri-state area.Since its founding, PBSN events have led to more than 3,000 marriages.Israel credits that success to PBSN’s niche of catering to older singles.After divorcing in 2007, White left Naples, Fla.—one of the most popular retirement communities in the Sunshine State and a good spot to meet single, older women—and moved back to Delaware to be closer to his grown daughters. Their pictures are 20 years old.” He joined a couple of local groups as a way of meeting new people.He admits it wasn’t the best decision for his dating life. He’s now a co-organizer for Delaware Single Boomers and regularly hosts small gatherings for singles at his house. Nonetheless, it does not mean that these Slavic girls are willing to be submissive to their husbands.