Government
REHOBOTH BEACH — The Rehoboth Beach Homeowners’ Association has scheduled a candidate forum on Saturday, July 20 between 10 a.m.-noon at the Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Company, 219 …
The Tree for Every Delawarean Initiative is seeking funding requests for tree-planting projects that will be completed in 2025.
Baltimore Orioles rookie Heston Kjerstad has been activated from the seven-day concussion injured list. Kjerstad was hit in the helmet by a 97 mph pitch from New York Yankees’ Clay Holmes in the …
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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
LEWES — Two Cape Henlopen High School students were killed Monday evening when their BMW 328 left the 16000 block of Gills Neck Rd., before igniting a fire which spread to a nearby occupied …
Dewey Beach police responded to reports of a stabbing incident at northbeach restaurant early Friday and found two injured but no suspect.
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
OCEAN VIEW – The Dickens Parlour Theatre in Ocean View, home to magic, music and comedy, is partnering with WeCare to present healthy living tips for older adults through the healing benefits …
Despite punishing temperatures during much of July, city spokeswoman Lynne Coan said heat-related injuries reported by the Rehoboth Beach Patrol are about normal for this time of year.
Beebe Healthcare in Lewes has maintained its status as a top Delaware hospital, according to the recently released Best Hospital rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
While an approval for the Northstar subdivision, near Lewes, isn’t yet in the cards, conversation about the proposed development is far from over.
Growing up, 2024 West Point graduate Sharnae Harmon of Blades yearned for success, with a law enforcement career in her sights.
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 …
A proposal to allow the Nanticoke Indian Cultural Community Center in Millsboro to build out its structure and offer more services was approved by Sussex County Council on Tuesday.
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.
The Federal Aviation Administration has issued flight restrictions for the coastal area this week, generally associated with President Joe Biden’s visits.
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