Government
FELTON—The annual Felton Town Council election will take place on March 6. The vote is for three council seats for the town. Five candidates are going to be on the ballot this year. The …
FREDERICA—The municipal elections will take place on March 2 with the mayor and one council seat up for election. Current mayor, William “Chick” Glanden is running for …
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As president of the Delaware State Sportsmen’s Association, I would like to respond to the letter from Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America (“Permit-to-purchase bill backed by Moms Demand Action"). My group does not support the permit-to-purchase legislation that is pending in the House of Representatives.
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Environment
DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control was the last department to appear before the Joint Finance Committee this year, and DNREC’s financial situation …
VIOLA — The Delaware Farm Bureau’s 7th annual Safety Conference, hosted by its Promotion & Education Committee in partnership with Nationwide and the University of Delaware …
Cops and Courts
GEORGETOWN — A 15 year old Sussex Central High School student was arrested Tuesday night and charged with multiple felonies after reports of gunshots outside the school following an event, the …
SEAFORD — A Seaford pastor has been arrested and charged with 10 felony counts of dealing in child pornography, Delaware Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Friday.
Kent County
Business is buzzing at family-owned and Dover-based Viva La Bee, which sells a variety of lotions made from bee products.
DOVER – The Kent County Levy Court seems likely to implement a 20% fee increase for its sewer contract users, which was discussed as part of the county’s proposed FY25 Sewer Fund Budget …
Sussex County
GEORGETOWN – Two new Indian River School District board of education members representing District 1 are on board, appointed Monday night with unanimous school board support. As …
With City Council’s blessing and a financial pledge, a pilot program of homebuying incentives for first responders, education and health professionals, and military personnel is taking off.
As Cape Henlopen School District officials continue to make the case for a tax hike of almost 55 cents per $100 of assessed property value to cover operational and capital expenses, they are also touting tax breaks offered by Sussex County.
New Castle County
The early returns are good for Odessa's Corner Grounds Cafe, said its owner Kevin Taisey. He credits a steady stream of patrons since its Jan. 18 opening.
Delaware Technical Community College is one of six institutions nationwide to be designated a  2024 Leader College of Distinction by Achieving the Dream  (ATD) in recognition of the …
MIDDLETOWN — Twenty years after teaming up to win a boys’ basketball state title, members of that Middletown High squad are doing quite well on their own too.
Wicomico County
TidalHealth Peninsula Regional will hold a Diabetes Support Group from 6 to 7 p.m. on Monday, March 11 in the auditorium of the Avery W. Hall Educational Center
American-made semiconductors and other parts have been found in Russian weapons used against Ukraine, even with strict Biden administration sanctions, experts told a Senate panel Tuesday.
Anyra Hudson, certified nursing assistant (CNA) on patient care area 3 West, has been selected as TidalHealth Peninsula Regional's February 2024 Sunshine Award recipient …
Dorchester County
CAMBRIDGE – The Cambridge Police Department (CPD) is investigating a rash of vehicle thefts that occurred overnight from Feb. 17-28. On Feb. 27, at approximately 10:35 p.m., CPD units were …
Member Exclusive
CAMBRIDGE – If Dorchester County had a Boat Builders Hall of Fame, Neck District natives Captain Jim Richardson and Harold Ruark could have been picked. These local legends’ legacies …
Nearly $25,000. That’s how much one ticket cost on Vivid Seats for Hozier’s upcoming Merriweather Post Pavilion show in May. The original price for a seat at the sold-out show was $99, according to I.M.P., the production company that owns Merriweather.
Somerset County
BALTIMORE — Eligible payees (retirees and beneficiaries) of the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System will notice a boost in their monthly allowance beginning in July as the 2024 …
CRISFIELD — Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) senior officials Victoria Salinas and MaryAnn Tierney and Maryland Department of Emergency Management Secretary Russ Strickland were in …
ANNAPOLIS – As sea level rise changes the coastal landscape of Maryland in the future some existing wetlands will be submerged, while existing land will become wetlands. A state mapping …
News
VIOLA — Loblolly Acres is going back for its future Saturday, as the Ovation Dinner Theatre presents “’80s Rewind,” billed as a “totally rad comedy …
DOVER — State lawmakers are continuing their work in the space of long-term care, as new initiatives highlight a priority to provide the highest standards possible to aging Delawareans. …
The state’s permanent absentee and early-voting laws have been declared unconstitutional, according to a ruling by Delaware’s Superior Court on Friday.
DOVER — Kent County Department of Public Safety Director Kevin Sipple, Deputy Chief John Tinger and Kent County Levy Court Commissioners Robert Scott and Terry Pepper awarded paramedic Michael …
REHOBOTH BEACH — The community is invited to participate in a four-day learning and social event hosted May 21-24 in Rehoboth Beach by the University of Delaware’s lifelong learning …
LEWES — The 2024 Annual Meeting of the Friends of Cape Henlopen State Park will be held from 9-11 a.m. March 9 at the Officers’ Club in the Park. Coffee and donuts will be served …
A recently concluded eminent domain issue for a parcel of land along Rehoboth Boulevard in Milford caused a divide between many residents and city leaders. So, Mayor Arthur Campbell is backing up City Council’s Wednesday decision to terminate its request to obtain 8 acres of Annette Billings’ land for a bike path.
HARRINGTON — Angelo Menefee, a veteran and children's book author, will bring his books and experiences to storytime at 10:45 a.m. March 13 at Harrington Public Library. Mr. Menefee and …
DOVER — Robin Agar has done the unthinkable. The longtime Kent County Library clerk has gotten children and adults to put aside their cellular devices and helped develop a burgeoning …
After opening its doors in December 2023, Phases Medical Spa celebrated with an open house and ribbon cutting Thursday.
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