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Man critically injured after falling from scaffolding at Bethany home construction site

 The Delaware State Police are investigating an industrial accident that seriously injured a Laurel man working on a residential construction project. The preliminary investigation determined the incident occurred on Friday at  2:12 p.m., at a residence...

Rehoboth-Dewey bridge, roadwork resumes after peak of tourist season

The Delaware Department of Transportation confirmed that several projects in the Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach Corridor will be resuming or launching construction as peak travel season concludes. The majority of the work will...

Sussex County wins 17th budgeting award

Sussex County government has won its 17th award for outstanding auditing and budgeting practices. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, based in Chicago, in July,  awarded the County its Certificate...

After Milton snub, Zombiefest may return from the dead

Milton's Theatre's  pre-Halloween Zombiefest could be coming back from the dead.  The event had been canceled after the town government in the Sussex County community insisted on restrictions that according to sponsors would not allow...

Beebe, Bayhealth each get $750,000 in federal grants for physician residency program

 Bayhealth and Beebe  have each received $750,000 in federal grant funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to develop rural physician residency...

Delaware Tech breaks ground on $5.4 million vehicle Center of Excellence on Georgetown campus

Delaware Technical Community College broke ground this week on a $5.4 million,  13,500-square-foot Automotive Center of Excellence  on the College’s Owens Campus in Georgetown. This facility, along with the College’s new training center in Middletown,...

Comcast says new app will simplify task of managing bar and restaurant TVs.

Comcast Business unveiled enhancements to the X1 for Business entertainment platform with a new mobile app that simplifies the way businesses – including bars and restaurants. The Xfinity TV Remote App enables staff at bars,...

Sussex Tech officials defend decision to drop lodging program

Sussex Tech High School officials are defending a decision to drop a lodging pathway program, citing a lack of enrollment and claims of poor future employment prospects. The decision angered parents who questioned the technical high...

Beebe, state and Sussex County offer paramedic home visit program for some COPD patients

Beebe Healthcare, along with the state of Delaware, Sussex County, and its EMS Paramedics have entered into a partnership aimed at improving the quality of life and lower hospital readmissions for patients with Chronic...

Sussex Tech study shows new $150 million high school would be cheaper than...

The Sussex Technical School District a  proposing a new $150.5 million high school building in Georgetown. A district building feasibility project outlined three options for improvements: renovating only the oldest parts of the complex and...