QAC Public Schools breaks ground on new administrative building
Queen Anne's County officials dig in to welcome a new administrative building during a ground breaking ceremony Feb. 22.
Caroline County Sheriff's Office Seeking Help in Finding Theft Suspect
CAROLINE COUNTY, MD - Caroline County Sheriff's Office is seeking the community's help in identifying a theft suspect. Officials responded to U5 Foods in Bethlehem, Maryland on January 29th for a suspected theft. The owner of the store advised officers that there was security footage of the incident. In the...
Ignited fuel vapors cause fire at Dave's Riverside Garage
QUEEN ANNE — Fuel vapors ignited during mechanical work resulted in a two alarm fire at Dave’s Riverside Garage Inc. on Main Street in Queen Anne Monday afternoon. According to a report from the Office of the State Fire Marshal, the fire, which was discovered by an employee, took 69 firefighters an hour and 25 minutes to control. The Cordova Volunteer Fire Department was the primary responding fire department. The Office of the State Fire Marshal said there were no injuries or deaths resulting from the blaze, which started inside the garage, under a vehicle. The fire resulted in an estimated loss of $750,000.
Hydrogen-related jobs coming to Dover
More "hydrogen economy jobs" are coming to central Delaware. F.F.I. Ionix, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fortescue, has chosen Dover for the location of its 57,000-square-foot facility. More than a third of it will be lab space. The Delaware Prosperity Partnership, the Kent Economic Partnership and the City of Dover assisted...
Man Arrested on Felony Drug Charges After Traffic Stop in Dover
DOVER, DE - Troopers reportedly arrested a man after finding methamphetamine during a traffic stop. Delaware State Police say they arrested 36-year-old Matthew Dunham of Frederica, on felony charges. State Police say on Feb. 22, around 1:39 a.m., a trooper on patrol observed a black Honda CRV with expired Delaware registration traveling on Route 13 in the area of Route 42 in Dover. The trooper reportedly conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver, identified by authorities as Matthew Dunham.
Dover's Pizza Bucket List: 4 Pizzas You Need to Try
This article presents four exceptional pizzerias located in Dover. Have you had the chance to sample their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Reaching the top: 2 new teams finish No. 1 in final Delaware high school basketball rankings
Delaware Online rankings Boys basketball 1. St. Elizabeth (19-1) 1 ...
Newark Woman Arrested in Harrington for 5th Offense DUI
HARRINGTON, DE - Delaware State Police arrested a Newark woman for DUI and drug-related charges Saturday evening in Kent County. Troopers report that they saw a white Nissan Kicks traveling northbound on Deep Grass Lane in Harrington. After witnessing the car cross over the center line of the road twice, officers initiated a traffic stop.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in Ridgely, MD
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near ridgely.
UPDATE: Camden Mayoral Candidate Announces Loss
CAMDEN, DE - Camden Mayoral candidate, Fleur McKendell posted to social media on Saturday that she has lost the election for mayor. Town of Camden residents voted on a new mayor Saturday. Council member and acting Mayor Larry Dougherty Sr. ran against central Delaware NAACP President Fleur McKendell. Dougherty took over the mayoral role following the resignation of former Mayor Justin King.
Kent County Paramedic Awarded Medal of Valor for Saving Woman from Burning Home
DOVER, DE - A local paramedic was awarded the Medal of Valor today for an act of heroism that saved the life of a woman in Frederica. According to the Kent County Levy Court, paramedic Michael Porter responded to a house fire on Front Street on January 20th, 2024 just after 1:30 a.m. Porter arrived to find significant flames engulfing the duplex home, and was notified by bystanders that an elderly woman had been trapped inside.
The Delaware Poor People’s Campaign announces a mass mobilization effort
“It is time for a resurrection not an insurrection,” said the Poor People Campaign’s national co-chair Reverend William Barber II. Earlier this month, he and the national PPC branch announced a multi-state effort to mobilize 15 million infrequent voters ahead of November’s election. The 42-week campaign kicks...
*Update – Missing Person Found* State Police Issue Gold Alert for Missing Marydel Woman
The Gold Alert issued on February 23, 2024, by the Delaware State Police Troop 3 for Pamela Wallace has been canceled. She has been located.
We Find Out How C.H.E.F. Is Empowering Both Teachers & Students
Empowering Teachers And Students Alike. We're Sharing How One Foundation Makes The Experience Of Education And Unforgettable One.
Local author to share life lessons at Harrington library storytime
HARRINGTON -- Angelo Menefee, a veteran and children's book author, will bring his books and experiences to storytime at 10:45 a.m. March 13 at Harrington Public Library. Mr. Menefee and ...
Dover Downs harness racing results/entries
Dover Downs Results Monday, Feb. 26, 2024 1st - nw2 Trot $8,000 1-Crazy Cash (Ja Morand) 27.00 11.60 6.80 5-Gimme Goo Bumps (Ru Foster) 3.60 2.40 ...
AARP Smart Driver Course™
Learn safe driving strategies and you could earn a discount on auto insurance.* Hit the road with confidence, courtesy of the newly updated, award-winning AARP Smart Driver course. You will learn helpful driving strategies, and you may even qualify for a multiyear discount on your auto insurance! Plus, AARP members save 20% on the cost of the course!
Harrington Residents: Council Districts 2 & 4 Election Petitions Now Available at City Hall
The City of Harrington has scheduled an election for Council Member positions in Districts 2 and 4 on Tuesday, May 7, 2024. The winners will serve until June 6, 2027. Election petitions are available at City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, Delaware, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on weekdays.
Six Henlopen wrestlers earn top seeds in DIAA state tourney
DOVER -- Six Henlopen Conference wrestlers have earned No. 1 seeds in next weekend's DIAA individual state tournament. The two-day tourney begins on Friday at Cape Henlopen. ...
The Delaware State 2024 football schedule features trip to an island
The Delaware State University football team has announced its 2024 schedule with a season-opening visit to where no Hornet team has gone before. The Hornets will open the 2024 campaign Saturday, August 24 at the University of Hawaii, marking the westernmost trip in program history. The Hornets’ previous farthest west...