Coronavirus
DOVER — Funding for the state’s pandemic emergency housing program is set to run out at the end of the month, which will affect 436 households. The program, established in 2020, used …
DOVER — All three of Delaware’s counties are now in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s red category as of Thursday, which means high levels of COVID-19 …
Government
DOVER (AP) — A Superior Court judge on Wednesday denied a motion by Delaware’s Department of Health and Social Services to quash a subpoena from the state auditor’s office seeking …
Sussex County has started issuing its annual tax bills for the 2023 fiscal year.
GEORGETOWN — Sussex County’s financial management has earned a national excellence award for the 20th straight year.
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Environment
The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is hosting the 35th annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 9 a.m. to noon at 41 sites statewide to help …
Delaware plans to locate 11 multi-car, fast-charging electric vehicle charging stations along major travel routes followed by an expansion of EV charging stations into communities over the next five …
Cops and Courts
DOVER — A 41-year-old Maryland man has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in the death of a Felton woman whose remains were recovered from the backyard of a Maryland residence in …
DOVER - Delaware State Police are on the scene of a serious personal injury motor vehicle collision that occurred today at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Little Creek Road and Fox Road.
Kent County
Member Exclusive
Delaware’s Division of Public Health is in monitoring mode but not issuing any advisories following the recent discovery of the polio virus in New York.
DOVER — Legislative Hall has played host to Delaware’s General Assembly since 1933, and for the first time in 28 years, the state’s capitol building may see a significant …
DOVER — Vote411, a nonpartisan online tool maintained by the League of Women Voters of Delaware, is now available for residents looking for voting and candidate information for the Sept. 13 …
Sussex County
A transition to clean, zero-emission vehicles would have a dramatic impact on the air quality and health of Delaware residents, according to a report by the American Lung Association released Wednesday.
The state has lowered hurdles to entice participation in solar.
WILMINGTON — The American Cancer Society is proud to announce that Michael Marquardt, CEO of Global Kompass Strategies Inc., has been named the chairman of the American Cancer Society’s …
New Castle County
SUN Behavioral Delaware will host its next virtual Professional Education Series seminar April 14 from 10-11 a.m.
LAUREL — Faedra Parker, 36, of Laurel, was arrested on burglary and related charges following an incident on Sunday, authorities said. According to Delaware State Police spokesman Senior …
DOVER — Delaware State Police have identified Bruce E. Wright, 33, of Dover, as the person who died as a result of a shooting incident March 24 in the Capitol Park community. Authorities …
Wicomico County
Delmarva Public Media will once again broadcast live from the TidalHealth Stage all three days of the National Folk Festival on stations WSDL 90.7 and WESM 91.3. This service enables fans of the …
Wicomico County will apply for $3.2 million through the Rural Maryland Economic Development Fund to create jobs, maintain and grow commercial flight service and further develop the Salisbury-Wicomico …
Salisbury’s National Night Out was a huge success, with hundreds of people from the community coming out to the City Park for the annual event, hosted by the Salisbury Police …
Dorchester County
CAMBRIDGE – WHCP Community Radio put Cambridge on the educational radio map in 2015 with an innovative low-power station covering a 10-mile radius around its downtown Race Street …
ANNAPOLIS — If you ever wanted to grow your own oysters the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has the supplies and training to get you started. An oyster gardeners workshop for new oyster …
EASTON – Tristen Holloway and Angie Price have joined the University of Maryland Shore Medical Group – Women’s Health as new providers. Holloway and Price join Javier Cajina, MD, …
Somerset County
PRINCESS ANNE — After hurricanes, floods, fires and other disasters Somerset County Emergency Services relies on volunteers to help protect lives and property as members of the Community …
BALTIMORE — The Maryland Insurance Administration will open its Virtual Disaster Center on Thursday, Aug. 11, to help anyone with insurance-related issues or questions about damage from severe …
ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced the Grants Gateway application is open for local governments and organizations for Fiscal Year 2024, which …
News
DOVER — The northbound Dover Toll Plaza EZ-Pass Highway Speed Lane will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday through 4 a.m. Thursday, the Delaware Department of Transportation said. The closure …
MILFORD — Converting a downtown intersection ahead of a bridge replacement and redistricting city wards were among the items on the busy agenda of the Milford City Council meeting …
DOVER — After Monday’s FBI raid of former President Donald Trump’s Florida Mar-a-Lago estate in search of classified White House records, Delaware political officials offered their …
GEORGETOWN — Sussex County Council on Tuesday tabled a motion asking the Georgetown Historical Society to refund a recent grant, amid controversy over a Confederate flag flying on the grounds of the society’s museum.
VIOLA - Caheim Drake, 43, of Salisbury, Md., was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop on Friday, Delaware State Police spokesman Senior Cpl. Leonard DeMalto said.
DOVER - The Dover Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert for Taniyah Quail-Marker, 17, of Dover.
DOVER- Unique Trader Jr., 19, of Dover, was arrested on weapons charges following a traffic stop Monday afternoon, authorities said.
DOVER — Several cartons of cigarettes were taken during a burglary at a Walgreens store Saturday, Dover police spokesman Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid said. According to authorities, during the …
DOVER — A Dover man was arrested following two commercial burglaries on Sunday night, authorities said. According to Dover police spokesman Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid, officers responded to Top …
DOVER - Several cartons of cigarettes were taken during a burglary at a Walgreens store Saturday, Dover police spokesman Master Cpl. Ryan Schmid said.