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Saturday, February 24, 2018

News website owner Shupe to seek Kenton’s seat in legislature

State Rep. Harvey, Kenton, R-Milford, has announced plans to retire at the end of his term, the Delaware State News and other outlets reported. Milford Mayor Bryan Shupe immediately announced plans to run for the...

Toys ‘R’ Us to close Dover location

Toys “R” Us will close its  Dover store as part of a plan to turn around  the struggling company. Earlier filings have indicated 182 stores could close.  Polygon.com  and other sites listed the Dover store...

Five busted after discovery of meth lab in Felton area

  Delaware State Police have arrested five suspects in connection with the manufacturing of methamphetamine at an abandoned residence. On Monday, January 22, at about 9:25 p.m. members of the Governor’s Task Force unit went to an abandoned residence...

Pete du Pont Freedom Foundation announces top ideas finalists

The Pete du Pont Freedom Foundation announced the top ideas from the “2017 Reinventing Delaware” dinner event. More than 100 Delaware thought leaders presented ideas that could have an impact on the economy.  “It’s humbling...

Lewes utility’s battery back-up system in limbo as Russian ...

The  troubles of a company controlled by Russian oligarch are  throwing plans for an electric battery back-up system in Lewes into question.  McClatchy reported that Alevo Group and an affiliated company filed for bankruptcy protection.  Alevo, last...

Iron Hill Brewery releases rendering of Rehoboth Beach location

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant has released renderings of a  location that will open in  summer 2018 at 19791 Coastal Highway,  Rehoboth Beach,  near the Tanger Outlets.  This will be the third Delaware location for the...

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...
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