Government
Milford Mayor Arthur Campbell has announced that he is seeking his fourth two-year term as the leader of the city.
MILFORD—Residents will soon be able to “Eat Mor Chikin” with the updates being made to the Milford Chick-Fil-A. They will be upgrading their drive-thru lane with two …
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Environment
A portion of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore has collapsed after a large boat collided with it early Tuesday morning. Around 1:30 a.m., a large vessel crashed into the bridge, catching on …
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 …
Cops and Courts
After a month of searching, police Monday announced the arrest of Thomas Caffrey in connection with threats to the Milford School District in March.
MILFORD— The Milford Police Department and Milford School District released a joint statement on Monday afternoon about the threats that were made to the school district on Thursday afternoon …
Kent County
Blood Bank of Delmarva announced a blood emergency this week following a period of low donor turnout. Contributing to the shortage is a nearly 50% drop in donations from donors ages 16-24 over …
Bayhealth Hospital Kent Campus announces the opening of its new catheterization lab, equipped with cutting-edge technology and advanced imaging capabilities. This state-of-the-art facility is a …
DOVER – Oxford House, a program the provides housing for addicts in the stages of recovery after rehab, will be using a home located on 10 Merion Road, in the Foxhall neighborhood, as a new …
Sussex County
To Your Health 2024
When it comes to mental health therapy, “We’ve come a long way, but we still have a long way to go in destigmatizing it,” says Tamara Gibbons. Gibbons is a Licensed Associate …
Bayhealth has appointed Dr. Usman Shehzad as stroke director for its Kent and Sussex campuses.
Bayhealth will hold its fourth annual Nurse on the Run 5K/1 Mile Walk at 9 a.m. April 13 at its Sussex Campus, 100 Wellness Way.
New Castle 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 …
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. …
Wicomico County
Public servant, scholar and Christian leader Dr. Gerald “Jerry” Regier will address the 12th annual...
DUNDALK, Md.— More than 1,000 small businesses have sought emergency federal loans to stay afloat following the March 26 collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge and closure of much of the Port …
TidalHealth announces a series of free skin cancer screenings for people without insurance...
Dorchester County
City Council’s April 8 agenda covered a wide range, from youth opportunities, to the City Manager search, the High/Washington Sts. corner rezoning, crucial sewer overflow work, street paving, committee volunteer openings, and kudos for cost cutting lighting measures and other staff initiatives.
SALISBURY — MAC’s 2024 Virtual Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers Conference, “Dementia: Navigating the Journey,” will be held Wednesday, April 24. CEU registration …
HURLOCK – The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is beginning construction on a $1.1 million project to install new bicycle-pedestrian facilities in Dorchester …
Somerset County
PRINCESS ANNE — Planting season has arrived on Delmarva for gardeners and small farmers and with it the need to think about small engine machine operation and maintenance. Offering support …
CRISFIELD — If you’re age 55 or older and always wanted to be a park ranger then here’s your chance. Janes Island State Park is organizing a group of Senior Rangers who will …
PRINCESS ANNE — The resurfacing of state roads to improve the ride quality continues in Somerset County with work this week on US 13 (Ocean Highway) north from MD 822 (UMES Blvd) to the …
News
The Food Bank of Delaware is always looking for ways to involve the community in its mission. To that end, its annual “CANgineering” initiative invites groups to build unique structures out of cans of food they get donated.
LEWES — When Cheryl Wood and her spouse retired to Sussex County more than two decades ago, she didn’t intend on becoming the lynch pin of several programs aimed at helping the homeless …
LEWES — Every Wednesday year-round, volunteers and congregants of Conley’s United Methodist Church open its doors to anyone who is hungry or needs camaraderie. They stopped calling …
MILFORD – Students at Mispillion Elementary School want to help the environment, one tree at a time. The students raised $536 to plant 536 trees in the rain forests around the world …
The Chestertown Tea Party Festival welcomes all this Memorial Day Weekend in celebrating the 250th Anniversary of the ‘Chester Town Resolves,’ marked annually by tossing British tea …
WYOMING — Lorie Bolden has been receiving Social Security benefits for more than 15 years, never fully recovered from a weight loss surgery that went wrong. The 54-year-old said living in …
DOVER — In recent years, Delaware’s General Assembly has made strides to eradicate symptoms of poverty. And, while many still face the challenges destitution brings, and others live …
MILFORD—The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford will be holding debates amongst the competing candidates for city council leading up to the election on April 27. They wanted to offer a …
MILFORD—The Milford Elks lodge donated dictionaries to eight students at Benjamin Beneker Elementary School on Tuesday. The donation was a part of the Dictionary Project that was founded …
DOVER — Shamikia Ewell spends her work days tending to children at a day care facility. She’s devoted to caring for her own kids too, and that’s a struggle when making $12 per …
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