Government
GEORGETOWN — During its regular meeting earlier this month, the Sussex County Council decided to support the ongoing Fenwick Island dredging project to the tune of $800,000. The deal will …
GEORGETOWN — Feeding the needs of those facing hunger is an ongoing task in Delaware. It enlists the Food Bank of Delaware, the First State Community Action Agency and similar …
South Korea's military says soldiers fired warning shots to repel North Korean soldiers who temporarily crossed the rivals’ land border for the second time this month. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs …
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Environment
Things to Do
GEORGETOWN — Sussex County Master Gardeners will host A Day in the Garden from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. June 22 at the University of Delaware’s Elbert N. And Ann V. Carvel Research and …
Agriculture
GEORGETOWN — The Sussex Conservation District is accepting applications for the cover crop cost-share program, and the cover crop referral program, through July 26.   The Sussex …
Cops and Courts
A 22-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries after being struck by gunfire in Seaford on Saturday, Delaware State Police said.
A 23-year-old man died from injuries suffered in a shooting incident in Laurel on Monday, Delaware State Police said.
Kent County
CRIME
Some were deadly, others injurious or left nobody wounded. A spate of recent shootings and a stabbing in Kent and Sussex counties brought arrests in some cases, but not all.
POLICE
WILMINGTON — A 36-year-old Smyrna man was wounded in an officer-involved shooting Friday night and later charged with offenses, Delaware State Police said.
US wind, act
DOVER — While imposing no penalties other than to generally begin acting like a public body, the Attorney General of Delaware decided the Association of Coastal Towns violated Freedom of …
Sussex County
Education
GEORGETOWN — The Vocational Technical School Districts, New Castle County Vo-Tech, Polytech, and Sussex Tech, are excited on behalf of students for the new Smart Transfer Enrollment Program …
Government
GEORGETOWN – Hours of business and minimum distance from certain entities have delayed the scheduled first reading of an ordinance modification that would allow the retail sale and production …
Government
SEAFORD – Over the last decade or so, downtown Seaford has sprung to life, a rejuvenating transformation due in part to the city’s Downtown Development District designation awarded by the …
New Castle County
LEWES — Delawareans looking for ways to decrease home energy costs will be able to get information on several new and existing programs available through the Department of Natural Resources and …
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, along with Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester (all D-Del.) hosted Delawareans accepted into U.S. service academies June 12 …
DOVER — The Delaware Division of the Arts is calling for emerging, established and master artists for its fiscal 2025 Individual Artist Fellowship program, awarding $5,000, $8,000 and $12,000 …
Wicomico County
Jeffrey Mueller of Salisbury, Maryland, a Mechanical Engineering major and member of the...
Points of discussion surrounding Anne Street Village that came out of the June 3, 2024 City ...
SALISBURY — A Maryland State Trooper has been suspended without pay after a recent indictment by a grand jury in Wicomico County. Senior Trooper Jordan Monk is facing charges of …
Dorchester County
CAMBRIDGE - The Maryland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations said it has filed an online complaint with the U.S. Board of Education's Office of Civil Rights on behalf of a 12-year-old Cambridge girl.
Dorchester County
CAMBRIDGE – Maryland State Police are investigating a five-vehicle crash that occurred early this morning in Dorchester County. Shortly after 7 a.m., troopers from the Maryland State …
REHOBOTH BEACH — A fin whale, or a finback whale, that beached on Sunday morning south of the Indian River Life-Saving Station in Delaware Seashore State Park did not survive, Nikki LaVoie, …
Somerset County
CRISFIELD — Flooding has been a problem in Crisfield and the surrounding area for decades, and it keeps getting worse, affecting businesses, residences, tourism, and transportation. While …
ANNAPOLIS — There were 202 wild turkeys harvested in Somerset County during the spring season which made it the best year for hunters out of the last seasons. The 1.5% increase over 2023 …
PRINCESS ANNE — Municipal voters on Tuesday rejected giving their first-term incumbent representatives another four-year term as challengers will be taking their seats as Town Commissioners on …
News
MILFORD — The Food Bank of Delaware’s president and CEO believes the state “is going backwards in terms of the number of Delawareans who are food-insecure.” Cathy …
LEWES — Stacy Smith, supervisor of child nutrition services for the Cape Henlopen School District, has authored her own, more succinct job description than what might appear in the employee …
This story will be updated. GEORGETOWN – To an audience that may have surpassed 2023’s large turnout, Juneteenth – a federal holiday linked to freedom and the final enforcement …
GEORGETOWN -- on June 12, Neighborly Home Care held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Georgetown location. This is the third Neighborly Home Care location with one in Wilmington and one in …
DOVER — Many Delawareans do not have access to healthy food because they live in a food desert. On Tuesday, the Delaware State Senate voted unanimously to approve a bill that aims to …
GEORGETOWN - Johnson Road will be closed between Lawson Road and Avalon Road starting Monday, June 24, the Delaware Department of Transportation announced. This closure for crossroad pipe …
GEORGETOWN — By law, Sussex County must pass a budget by June 30, so as part of its Tuesday, June 18 meeting, it is scheduled to hold a public hearing on the proposed nearly $266 million budget …
GEORGETOWN — As part of its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 18, the Sussex County Council will review the amount it charges for a variety of services. The council is set to …
 GEORGETOWN - The Sussex Sports Center Foundation, Inc. has announced Shannon Anfuso as the new general manager for Sandhill Fields. Ms. Anfuso will oversee all sporting and community event …
GEORGETOWN – The 2024 celebration of the Junteenth holiday will be held this Saturday in Georgetown with a 10 a.m. parade followed by festivities and activities at the historic Richard Allen …
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