Government
The Cape Henlopen School District board of education will address an update to a certificate of necessity regarding Cape Henlopen High School on Thursday.
The Tree for Every Delawarean Initiative is seeking funding requests for tree-planting projects that will be completed in 2025.
MOT opened the Senior League softball East Regional with a 6-1 victory over Stroudsburg, Pa. on Saturday. The contest was the first of four Mid-Atlantic pool-play games that the Delaware state …
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Environment
HARRISBURG, Pa. — The  University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science  (UMCES) released its annual report card on July 9 with the overall Chesapeake Bay earning a grade …
loggerhead turtle, delaware coast
DOVER — According to global wildlife tracking nonprofit OCEARCH, Marie, a 300lb. female loggerhead sea turtle tagged in Juno Beach Fla., in April 2024 as she laid eggs, has made her way …
Cops and Courts
FELTON -- At 11:32 a.m. on July 5, Felton Police Department was dispatched to the 11,000 block of South DuPont Highway , the Felton Royal Farms, for shoplifting. On that date, a white man …
No injuries occurred during a shooting incident that damaged a house in Harrington Sunday, 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
WILMINGTON — The Delaware Community Foundation has awarded 151 scholarships to 191 students for the 2023-2024 school year. The scholarships totaled a record $652,000.  “We …
Health
The Blood Bank of Delmarva has issued an urgent call for donations of types O-positive and O-negative blood.
nassau school
LEWES — The Nassau School Coalition, comprised of the Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice, the Greater Lewes Foundation and the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs …
New Castle County
DOVER — Salty sides of happiness were top of mind Friday, as restaurants throughout the country marked National French Fry Day, with several giving them away. It’s reported that, for …
DOVER — The Delaware Farm Bureau invites youth with a connection to agriculture to unleash their creativity in a T-shirt design contest.
DOVER — The National Weather Service warns heat index, or “feels like” temperatures in Kent and inland Sussex counties in Delaware, and Kent, Queen Anne’s, Talbot and Caroline …
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
Delaware 4-H is staying on the move at the Delaware State Fair, hosting its third annual Get Walking challenge.
MILFORD – Long time Milford resident is coming back to town to share her story through a newly published book. Tommye Staley lived in Milford for 41 years where she was a teacher a Milford High …
The Delaware State Fair, continuing through Saturday, is filled with people, animals, food and more. That combination could make for a big mess, but the fairgrounds’ maintenance staffers work hard to keep all areas clean, according to George Scuse, the fair’s facilities manager.
While an approval for the Northstar subdivision, near Lewes, isn’t yet in the cards, conversation about the proposed development is far from over.
SEAFORD – Michael H. Vincent is seeking another term on the Sussex County Council. A Republican from Seaford, Mr. Vincent has served as the Council’s District 1 representative since …
GEORGETOWN – Interstate adoption and fostering of dogs to and from Delaware is on hold amid a nationwide infectious canine respiratory disease outbreak that has put a strain on animal shelters …
The heat advisory for Delaware declared earlier this week by the National Weather Service expires at 8 p.m. Wednesday but not before “feels like” temperatures reach triple digits.
Felton guitarist and singer Quade Gannon is ready to make his dreams come true on a famous stage adjacent to his hometown. He will round out the final night of the Delaware State Fair, as one of the opening acts for the Turnpike Troubadours. The concert is July 27 at 7 p.m. at the M&T Bank Grandstand.
MILFORD — During the height of the pandemic, health professionals saw a tremendous uptick in gifts from community members — everything from discounted services to free lunches. …
HARRINGTON -- The Delaware Farm Bureau is counting down the days  until they can support young ag professionals while they show their livestock, enjoy a refreshing milkshake from the Delaware …
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