Government
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 …
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 …
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We vehemently oppose the proposed Royal Farms gas station, convenience store and carwash at the corner of Del. 24 and Angola Road.
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Environment
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 …
Cops and Courts
FELTON – For the past year and a half, Kias have been the target of car thieves across the country after a tutorial popped up on TikTok teaching viewers how to do it.   Delaware is …
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 …
Kent County
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 …
Business is buzzing at family-owned and Dover-based Viva La Bee, which sells a variety of lotions made from bee products.
Sussex County
An open invitation to the Indian River Education Association’s annual scholarship fundraiser is going out.
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.
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 …
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 …
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
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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.
DOVER, Delaware – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last week that USDA is investing a total of $770 million for 216 projects in 45 states, Puerto Rico, and …
Somerset County
PRINCESS ANNE — County residents who let their backyard chickens wander without restraint onto neighboring properties may find themselves cited by code enforcement if an amendment to the …
February is Black History Month, an observance meant to honor and celebrate the achievements made by African Americans throughout the history of the United States.
The Lower Shore Progressive Caucus (LSPC) will hold a hybrid town hall with Democrat candidate for United State Senate Angela Alsobrooks, county executive of Prince George’s County, 6:30 p.m. …
News
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 …
VIOLA — Loblolly Acres is going back for its future Saturday, as the Ovation Dinner Theatre presents “’80s Rewind,” billed as a “totally rad comedy …
TidalHealth is pleased to announce that Maureen Hands, RRT, night shift....
SALISBURY — Damage from December and January weather events has depleted the maintenance fund account for the Salisbury Zoo. City Council heard a plea from Allen Swiger, director of the …
SALISBURY – The City of Salisbury will match part of a Maryland Department of Transportation grant that will complete the design of the city’s Bike Network. At its meeting on Monday, …
In again honoring the ALS Clinic team, the national association thanked the team for providing...
Child abuse A married couple have been arrested in connection with the death of their child. On Feb. 21, at approximately 2 p.m., Cambridge Police Department detectives arrested a …
Are you an active senior who enjoys fun activities and is looking for resources and information to enhance your lifestyle? Thrive Salisbury – Senior Life After 55 throws open the doors to …
The theme of National Public Health Week 2024 is “Protecting, Connecting and Thriving...
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. …
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