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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Auditor highlights property flip and contract awards by Sussex Tech

State Auditor Thomas Wagner found numerous problems with the relationship between the Sussex Tech   and a contractor who "flipped" land to the district, According to a statement from Wagner, his office first received an...

DSU president to discuss enrollment success

Delaware State University  President Harry L. Williams will be a featured speaker about the success of Delaware State University during the 2017 Presidential Peer Seminar and Leadership Development Institute. The event will be held in...

Fire at American Legion in Harrington leaves one man with serious burns

The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire at the American Legion in Harrington, Delaware that resulted in serious burns to a  61-year-old male. The Harrington Fire Company was called to...

Frankford man charged with illegal dumping

The DNREC Natural Resources Police Environmental Crimes Unit arrested a Frankford man June 1 and charged him with illegal dumping after evidence from trash found on Blueberry Lane near Frankford led officers to the...

Becker Morgan wins architectural award for Lewes Library

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Delaware Chapter recently presented Becker Morgan Group with a Honor Award, the program’s top honor, in the Built Category for the Lewes Public Library. The awards program,  held every...

Kent County refuse hauler loses bid to overturn awarding of contracts by Levy...

A  Camden-based refuse hauler has come up short in a legal effort  to overturn bids sought by the county. Vice Chancellor  Joseph R. Slights ruled that successful bids by industry giants Republic and Independent were...

Coastal Delaware Restaurant Week begins Sunday

Coastal Delaware Restaurant Week will get underway beginning on Sunday and running through June 9. The event features $25, $35 and $45 fixed price meals at a number of restaurants in Coastal Sussex County. A portion...

NASCAR weekend will bring added traffic to Dover area

Dover will see one its two June traffic-generating events this weekend. First up is the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series at the Dover International Speedway beginning on Thursday, June 1 through Sunday, June 4. The Firefly Music...

Delaware State University honors founder of aviation program

Delaware State University  has renamed the Delaware Air Park hangar and home of its Aviation Program after the program’s founder Dr. Daniel E. Coons, who  died  on May 3. Lt. Col. Michael Hales, the current...

Newly re-developed retail center in Dover up for sale

 Institutional Property Advisors,  a division of Marcus & Millichap,  is offering for sale the  Dover Town Center, a redeveloped  110,155-square-foot  retail center in Dover.  “Newly renovated, Dover Town Center’s modern and attractive architecture provides a desirable...