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Thursday, June 4, 2020
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12-year-old surfer victim of possible shark bite at Henlopen State Park

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources closed Herring Point to surfing and swimming Thursday afternoon until further notice following a possible shark bite reported shortly before 1 p.m. Beachgoers are also restricted to knee-deep waters around...
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Sussex County funds TV ad spots promoting local businesses

Sussex County has launched an advertising campaign that encourages residents to spend their money at locally owned businesses.  Beginning May 28,  three 30 second television spots in the Salisbury, Md., media market – that promote...
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Reward for info on Dewey Beach Lighthouse Cove fire raised to $20,000

The Lighthouse Cove Development Company Thursday  announced that it has increased its reward from $10,000 to $20,000 for anyone who can provide information leading to an arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for...
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Delaware COVID-19 dashboard – Hospital stays fall below 190; death toll rises...

The dashboard at the bottom of summaries comes courtesy of the Delaware Division of Health. The dashboard  also offers interactive features that allow the user to drill down on metrics, such as the number of...
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Rehoboth parking meter charges go into effect on May 30

The City of Rehoboth Beach parking meters and permits will go into effect Saturday, May 30 after an enforcement delay over the Memorial Day weekend. This comes after city commissioners decided to delay enforcement of...
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State Senator and newspaper publisher Richardson announces run for governor

A Seaford-Laurel newspaper publisher and state senator will run against incumbent Gov. John Carney.  Bryant Richardson made the announcement at a religious freedom rally, the Delaware State News reported.   Richardson and his wife Carol...
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Home sales and listings decline in April as prices increase

Figures from Berkshire Hathaway Home Services  Fox & Roach reported lower home sales in April, with the inventory dropping and prices increasing. in two of the state's three counties. "Real estate's spring market has seen...
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Delaware, take a bow

Hello everyone, The beach areas got through the Memorial Day weekend with very few problems. This time around, there was none of the unwelcome national attention saw around St. Patty's Day - shortly before stay...
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Giving back: $2.3 million goes to Delaware nonprofits: Mountaire partners with Beebe; Wilmington...

                                                                                                                                             A total of $260,592 in grants have been awarded from the Delaware COVID-19 Strategic Response Fund, pushing the total up to $2.3 million in the past eight weeks. In its eighth round of weekly...
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Perdue hosts virtual town halls in Georgetown, other areas where it operates

Perdue held  virtual town hall webinars in Georgetown and other areas where it has operations. Invited were local community leaders including pastors, healthcare professionals, elected officials, civic organizations, and others. During the meetings, members of the local...