Government
MIDDLETOWN — Jim Reynolds, 74, said he’s burned out and opted not  to run for a seat on Middletown town council in election on March 4.
DOVER — When Delaware students have outstanding debt for unpaid school meals, they can be denied participation in school sponsored extracurricular activities. But, a new proposal in the …
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Gary Brown of Dover took this photo at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge on Feb. 5.
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Environment
The Delaware Farm Bureau is now accepting applications for its summer internship program. College students who are ready for unique but practical and hands-on experiences are encouraged to apply …
HARRINGTON — A single accident involving farm equipment could be devastating to both the farmer and the other driver, according to farmer and Kent County Farm Bureau President Jim Minner. …
Cops and Courts
A 78-year-old Smyrna man died in a four-vehicle crash on Del. 1 in Milford on Thursday.
A 32-year-old Smyrna man was arrested on gun and drug charges following a traffic stop in Dover Wednesday, Delaware State Police said.
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
DOVER — Certain students across the state started a four-day weekend when the final bell rang on Thursday, while others will still enjoy President’s Day, this coming Monday, off. …
DOVER — In January 2023, the Delaware State Housing Authority launched the Delaware Tenant Rent Reporting Pilot Program in partnership with Self Financial, Inc. and NeighborGood Partners. …
The Delaware Community Foundation has awarded a total of $ 242,753 in 2024 capital grants to 20 organizations around the state. Grants are underwritten by the Delaware Forever Fund and other …
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.
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.
CLAYTON — The Clayton Fire Company honored Jim Masten as the January Member of the Month. Mr. Masten serves as an association member of the Clayton Fire Company and an active fire police …
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
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
It’s an event venue and creative space that’s nestled in the heart of downtown Smyrna. At the intersection of well-traveled Main and Commerce streets sits Social at Main, a new venture in a historic area.
DOVER — Kent Master Gardeners will be awarding three $1,500 scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year to students who have been a Kent County Delaware resident for at least two years prior …
Just over a year into owning Baybird Orthodontics, Dr. Sita Patel believes it’s time to update her practice a bit. Funded by a roughly $40,000 state grant, now she can do just that. …
HOCKESSIN— Dogs from around the country are about to become su-PAW-stars as they play for the ‘Lombarky’ trophy. Puppy Bowl XX will take place tomorrow at 2pm on Animal Planet. …
A vote for the Smyrna School District’s referendum is a boost to the entire community. That’s according to superintendent Dr. Susan Brown, who led a public presentation Wednesday to make the case.
Dr. Withney Korley sees great opportunity in clearing things up. That’s why she opened Cedar See Vision Center at 5435 Peterson Road in July 2023.
A mystery behind at least 28 burials from centuries ago has developed, and the Delaware Division of Historical & Cultural Affairs seeks the public’s help in solving it.
Delaware Transit Corporation invites its riders and the public to attend an upcoming public hearing workshop to provide input and comments on proposed changes to DART Statewide Bus Services to become …
As parents of a three-year-old and an infant, few things are as rare and as precious to my wife and me as an outing without the kids. I’m sure any parent can relate; you have to squeeze as much …
The annual program aims to make communities in Delaware more livable for people of all ages AARP Delaware invites local eligible non-profit organizations and governments across the country to apply …
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