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  • Woman Killed in Crash West of Millsboro

    Woman Killed in Crash West of Millsboro

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-04-19 14:04:50 GMT
    Delaware State Police are investigating a two vehicle crash which has left a 59-year-old woman dead, on Conaway Road.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating a two vehicle crash which has left a 59-year-old woman dead, on Conaway Road.More
  • Thousands Flock to Delaware Kite Festival

    Thousands Flock to Delaware Kite Festival

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:33 AM EDT2014-04-19 09:33:34 GMT
    Hundreds of kites filled the air above the Cape Henlopen State Park for the 46th annual Delaware Kite Festival. Despite some chilly winds, the Lewes Chamber of Commerce said that more than 3,000 people came for the event. More
    Hundreds of kites filled the air above the Cape Henlopen State Park for the 46th annual Delaware Kite Festival. Despite some chilly winds, the Lewes Chamber of Commerce said that more than 3,000 people came for the event. More
  • Bethany Streetscape Project Won't Make Summer Deadline

    Bethany Streetscape Project Won't Make Summer Deadline

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:32:04 GMT
    The Bethany Beach Streetscape Project to reconstruct Garfield Parkway will go on hiatus from mid-may to October 14th, 2014.More
    The Bethany Beach Streetscape Project to reconstruct Garfield Parkway will go on hiatus from mid-may to October 14th, 2014.More
  • Pastor Carries Cross from Georgetown to Rehoboth Beach

    Pastor Carries Cross from Georgetown to Rehoboth Beach

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:22:29 GMT
    GEORGETOWN, Del.- About 16 miles separates Georgetown from Rehoboth Beach. That may not sound like a long distance. But picture doing it by foot."We're carrying a cross all the way from the circle in Georgetown on route 9 all the way to Rehoboth," said Pastor Joel Hitchcock of River City Church. Pastor Hitchcock alongside others spent Good Friday carrying a cross. His logic behind it all was simple."The reason for carrying this cross is to remind people of the main reason for Easter."When we ...More
    GEORGETOWN, Del.- About 16 miles separates Georgetown from Rehoboth Beach. That may not sound like a long distance. But picture doing it by foot."We're carrying a cross all the way from the circle in Georgetown on route 9 all the way to Rehoboth," said Pastor Joel Hitchcock of River City Church. Pastor Hitchcock alongside others spent Good Friday carrying a cross. His logic behind it all was simple."The reason for carrying this cross is to remind people of the main reason for Easter."When we ...More
  • Del. Approves 4 New Charter Schools

    Del. Approves 4 New Charter Schools

    Friday, April 18 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 18:00:00 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware education officials have approved four new charter schools, all in New Castle County. More
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware education officials have approved four new charter schools, all in New Castle County. More
  • Lawsuit Filed Over Del. Medical Marijuana Effort

    Lawsuit Filed Over Del. Medical Marijuana Effort

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:59:21 GMT
    A lobbyist who once worked for U.S. Sen. Tom Carper is being sued for breach of contract in a fight over the awarding of a license to operate Delaware first medical marijuana dispensary.More
    A lobbyist who once worked for U.S. Sen. Tom Carper is being sued for breach of contract in a fight over the awarding of a license to operate Delaware first medical marijuana dispensary.More
  • Police Investigate Serious Crash North of Laurel

    Police Investigate Serious Crash North of Laurel

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:16:32 GMT
    The Delaware State Police are currently investigating a serious motor vehicle crash that occurred late Thursday night north of Laurel.More
    The Delaware State Police are currently investigating a serious motor vehicle crash that occurred late Thursday night north of Laurel.More
  • Delaware Festival Will Fill Sky with Kites

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:46 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:46:11 GMT
    The start of Easter weekend means it's time for the annual high-flying Great Delaware Kite Festival at Cape Henlopen State Park.More
    The start of Easter weekend means it's time for the annual high-flying Great Delaware Kite Festival at Cape Henlopen State Park.More
  • Brew Dogs Reality Show Brings Business to Sussex County

    Brew Dogs Reality Show Brings Business to Sussex County

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:27:26 GMT
    Dogfish Head Brewery finished filming tonight for an episode of Esquire Network's Brew Dogs.More
    Dogfish Head Brewery finished filming tonight for an episode of Esquire Network's Brew Dogs.More
  • Troopers Investigate Armed Robbery of Royal Farms In Dover

    Troopers Investigate Armed Robbery of Royal Farms In Dover

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:45:51 GMT
    Delaware State Police are investigating an armed robbery of the Royal Farms at 6 West Lebanon Road. Police said the robbery happened early Thursday morning around 2:20 a.m.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating an armed robbery of the Royal Farms at 6 West Lebanon Road. Police said the robbery happened early Thursday morning around 2:20 a.m.More
  • Suspects Sought in Felton Convenience Store Robbery

    Suspects Sought in Felton Convenience Store Robbery

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:45:31 GMT
    Delaware State Police have released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted for holding up a Felton convenience store early morning on April 9.More
    Delaware State Police have released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted for holding up a Felton convenience store early morning on April 9.More
  • Georgetown Family Seeks Help to Win Wheelchair Van for Son

    Georgetown Family Seeks Help to Win Wheelchair Van for Son

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:44:23 GMT
    13-year-old Jarod Coursey of Georgetown is a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome. He cannot talk, walk, and he is in severe medical condition. Now his family needs Delmarva's help.More
    13-year-old Jarod Coursey of Georgetown is a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome. He cannot talk, walk, and he is in severe medical condition. Now his family needs Delmarva's help.More
  • Beau Biden Plans 2016 Run for Governor in Delaware

    Beau Biden Plans 2016 Run for Governor in Delaware

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:43:24 GMT
    Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, says he won't seek to that post this year. Instead, he plans to run for governor in 2016.More
    Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, says he won't seek to that post this year. Instead, he plans to run for governor in 2016.More
  • UPDATE: Dover Police Seek Two Suspects in Home Invasion of Elderly Man

    UPDATE: Dover Police Seek Two Suspects in Home Invasion of Elderly Man

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:43:01 GMT
    Dover Police are looking for 33-year-old Shirley Smith (pictured on right) and a male suspect whom they say are connected with a home invasion and assaulting an 82-year-old man in the 700 block of South Halsey Road.More
    Dover Police are looking for 33-year-old Shirley Smith (pictured on right) and a male suspect whom they say are connected with a home invasion and assaulting an 82-year-old man in the 700 block of South Halsey Road.More
  • Group Vandalized Paintings at Delaware Museum of Art

    Group Vandalized Paintings at Delaware Museum of Art

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:02:03 GMT
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The Delaware Museum of Art says a group of visitors recently vandalized paintings and a statue with stickers.More
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The Delaware Museum of Art says a group of visitors recently vandalized paintings and a statue with stickers.More
  • One Dead, Three in Serious Condition After Crash in Little Creek

    One Dead, Three in Serious Condition After Crash in Little Creek

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:36:43 GMT
    LITTLE CREEK, Del. – A fatal car crash killed one person and sent three others to the hospital.More
    LITTLE CREEK, Del. – A fatal car crash killed one person and sent three others to the hospital.More
  • Dewey Beach House Fire Ruled Accidental

    Dewey Beach House Fire Ruled Accidental

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:44 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:44:12 GMT
    The Delaware State Fire Marshal's office said that a house fire in Dewey Beach on Wednesday was ruled accidental.More
    The Delaware State Fire Marshal's office said that a house fire in Dewey Beach on Wednesday was ruled accidental.More
  • Del. School Board Eyes Charter School Issues

    Del. School Board Eyes Charter School Issues

    Charter schools promise to be a major topic of discussion at this month's meeting of Delaware's state board of education.More
    Charter schools promise to be a major topic of discussion at this month's meeting of Delaware's state board of education.More
  • Emergency Managers Challenged to Educate Public on Hurricane Preparedness

    Emergency Managers Challenged to Educate Public on Hurricane Preparedness

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:30:57 GMT
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two of the country's top disaster experts have challenged emergency managers and forecasters from Texas to Maine to help educate coastal residents and developers about hurricane hazards.National Hurricane Center Director Rick Knabb and Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Craig Fugate spoke Wednesday at the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando.Fugate said he doesn't necessarily discourage building along the country's storm-prone coastline. However, he wants city ...More
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two of the country's top disaster experts have challenged emergency managers and forecasters from Texas to Maine to help educate coastal residents and developers about hurricane hazards.National Hurricane Center Director Rick Knabb and Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Craig Fugate spoke Wednesday at the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando.Fugate said he doesn't necessarily discourage building along the country's storm-prone coastline. However, he wants city ...More
  • Newark Police Investigate Bomb Threat at Porter Auto Group

    Newark Police Investigate Bomb Threat at Porter Auto Group

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:35:13 GMT
    Newark Police are investigating a bomb threat at the Porter Auto Group in New Castle County.More
    Newark Police are investigating a bomb threat at the Porter Auto Group in New Castle County.More
  • New Traffic Light Eases Safety Concerns

    New Traffic Light Eases Safety Concerns

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:23:08 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- If you drove down Route 8 in Dover this week you might have noticed something different. A new traffic light. DelDOT put the new traffic light up to help with traffic and safety. “We were approached by the city of Dover and Capital School District,” said Sandy Roumillat the Chief of Community Relations at DelDOT. “They were looking at the recirculation plan getting buses in and out of the campus of the elementary school.” The intersection is right next to Booker T Washington Ele...More
    DOVER, Del.- If you drove down Route 8 in Dover this week you might have noticed something different. A new traffic light. DelDOT put the new traffic light up to help with traffic and safety. “We were approached by the city of Dover and Capital School District,” said Sandy Roumillat the Chief of Community Relations at DelDOT. “They were looking at the recirculation plan getting buses in and out of the campus of the elementary school.” The intersection is right next to Booker T Washington Ele...More
  • Flowers and Trees Weather the Cold Snap

    Flowers and Trees Weather the Cold Snap

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:07:29 GMT
    Large portions of Delmarva saw temperatures at or below freezing Tuesday night into Wednesday.More
    Large portions of Delmarva saw temperatures at or below freezing Tuesday night into Wednesday.
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  • Beef Prices Skyrocket, Chicken Industry Benefits

    Beef Prices Skyrocket, Chicken Industry Benefits

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:04 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:04:04 GMT
    It's almost grilling season, but burger sales might not be king this year, as beef prices continue to skyrocket nationwide. With the prices rising so drastically, that opens the door for chicken, which has become the meat of choice for many consumers. On Delmarva, there is no shortage of chicken farms, which means many locally are reaping the benefits of this trend.More
    It's almost grilling season, but burger sales might not be king this year, as beef prices continue to skyrocket nationwide. With the prices rising so drastically, that opens the door for chicken, which has become the meat of choice for many consumers. On Delmarva, there is no shortage of chicken farms, which means many locally are reaping the benefits of this trend.More
  • Delaware AG's Office Target of Overtime Lawsuit

    Delaware AG's Office Target of Overtime Lawsuit

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:13 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:13:57 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Three men who worked as detectives in the Delaware attorney general's office have filed a lawsuit claiming that the justice agency and Attorney General Beau Biden have refused to pay them overtime.More
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Three men who worked as detectives in the Delaware attorney general's office have filed a lawsuit claiming that the justice agency and Attorney General Beau Biden have refused to pay them overtime.
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  • Markell Clean Water Proposal Gains Little Traction

    Markell Clean Water Proposal Gains Little Traction

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:13:13 GMT
    Members of a state water advisory panel expressed concern Tuesday that a clean-water initiative proposed by Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has failed to win much support in the legislature.More
    Members of a state water advisory panel expressed concern Tuesday that a clean-water initiative proposed by Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has failed to win much support in the legislature.More
  • Milford Police Charge A Dover Man in Connection with Tire Slashings

    Milford Police Charge A Dover Man in Connection with Tire Slashings

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:10:10 GMT
    42-year-old Morris L. Simms III of Dover.42-year-old Morris L. Simms III of Dover.
    Milford Police arrested and charged a Dover man they said is connected with multiple tire slashings in Milford.More
    Milford Police charged a Dover man they said is connected with multiple tire slashings in Milford.More
  • Free Coffee All Day at Wawa

    Free Coffee All Day at Wawa

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:42:09 GMT
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts.More
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts.
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  • Del. Bill Would Allow Alcohol in Movie Theaters

    Del. Bill Would Allow Alcohol in Movie Theaters

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:40 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:40:02 GMT
     A Delaware House Bill that is currently in committee would legalize the sale of liquor, wine and beer in movies theaters in the state.More
     A Delaware House Bill that is currently in committee would legalize the sale of liquor, wine and beer in movies theaters in the state.More
  • Two Delaware Women Reflect on Boston Marathon Bombings Anniversary

    Two Delaware Women Reflect on Boston Marathon Bombings Anniversary

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:11 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:11:38 GMT
    Last year's Boston marathon was the first for Schwartz-Chi. Now, she's heading back for round two.More
    Last year's Boston marathon was the first for Schwartz-Chi. Now, she's heading back for round two.More
  • Tax Filing Day Goes Digital

    Tax Filing Day Goes Digital

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:34:29 GMT
    Across the country, people faced the deadline Tuesday to file their taxes. However, the scene was vastly different from that of just a decade or two in the past. At Post Offices across the nation, the mad-rush that defined this day in the past has all but disappeared, being replaced by an electronic process.More
    Across the country, people faced the deadline Tuesday to file their taxes. However, the scene was vastly different from that of just a decade or two in the past. At Post Offices across the nation, the mad-rush that defined this day in the past has all but disappeared, being replaced by an electronic process.More
  • More Store Closures Coming To Delaware

    More Store Closures Coming To Delaware

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:33:00 GMT
    SEAFORD, De.- Another major store is closing in Delaware. This time it’s the Sears in Seaford. This comes shortly after news broke that the Kmart store in Dover was closing. Both stores will be closing its doors this summer. It’s all part of changes coming to the Sears Holding Corporation. Customers were not too happy about their local store closing. "I hate it. I don't like it at all,” said Ruth Sneller of Seaford. “Just means we have to go somewhere else to buy especially appliances an...More
    SEAFORD, De.- Another major store is closing in Delaware. This time it’s the Sears in Seaford. This comes shortly after news broke that the Kmart store in Dover was closing. Both stores will be closing its doors this summer. It’s all part of changes coming to the Sears Holding Corporation. Customers were not too happy about their local store closing. "I hate it. I don't like it at all,” said Ruth Sneller of Seaford. “Just means we have to go somewhere else to buy especially appliances an...More
  • County Councilman Says Parts of Eastern Sussex Are "At Capacity"

    County Councilman Says Parts of Eastern Sussex Are "At Capacity"

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:31:33 GMT
    Each summer, the Delaware coastline is flooded with tourists and seasonal visitors, which brings the area a tremendous amount of economic business. But one county councilman has voiced his concerns with the tremendous growth in Eastern Sussex County, saying that parts of the area are at full capacity.More
    Each summer, the Delaware coastline is flooded with tourists and seasonal visitors, which brings the area a tremendous amount of economic business. But one county councilman has voiced his concerns with the tremendous growth in Eastern Sussex County, saying that parts of the area are at full capacity.More
  • Two People Critically Injured in Crash

    Two People Critically Injured in Crash

    Delaware State Police say two drivers were critically injured in a four-vehicle crash in New Castle.More
    Delaware State Police say two drivers were critically injured in a four-vehicle crash in New Castle.More
  • Armed Robbery at Wilmington Convenience Store

    Armed Robbery at Wilmington Convenience Store

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:27:00 GMT
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police are looking for a man who robbed a Wilmington convenience store at gunpoint.More
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police are looking for a man who robbed a Wilmington convenience store at gunpoint.
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  • Man Arrested Shortly After Armed Robbery

    Man Arrested Shortly After Armed Robbery

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:08:56 GMT
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Wilmington Police have arrested a man they say robbed another man at gunpoint.More
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Wilmington Police have arrested a man they say robbed another man at gunpoint.More
  • Man Found Passed Out in Fast-food Drive-thru

    Man Found Passed Out in Fast-food Drive-thru

    Wilmington Police have arrested a man passed out behind the wheel in the drive-thru of a fast food restaurant after allegedly finding a loaded gun in the car.More
    Wilmington Police have arrested a man passed out behind the wheel in the drive-thru of a fast food restaurant after allegedly finding a loaded gun in the car.More
  • 5 Arrested in Dover Brawl

    5 Arrested in Dover Brawl

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:14:55 GMT
    Police say five women were arrested following a large brawl that broke out at a sports bar in Dover early Monday morning.More
    Police say five women were arrested following a large brawl that broke out at a sports bar in Dover early Monday morning. More
  • Delmarva Power Cosponsors Annual Ride to the Tide

    Delmarva Power Cosponsors Annual Ride to the Tide

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-04-15 16:43:09 GMT
    NEWARK, Del. – Delaware Blue Knights – Chapter 1 will hold their annual Ride to the Tide on Sunday, April 27. (Rain date is Sunday, May 4). Delmarva Power is cosponsoring this fundraising event, which involves hundreds of motorcyclists taking part in a police-escorted right from Newark or Dover, to Rehoboth Beach, in support of Special Olympics Delaware.Bikers will depart from the University Delaware athletic complex in Newark at 10:30a.m. or the DelDot Administrative Building in Dover at noo...More
    NEWARK, Del. – Delaware Blue Knights – Chapter 1 will hold their annual Ride to the Tide on Sunday, April 27. (Rain date is Sunday, May 4). Delmarva Power is cosponsoring this fundraising event, which involves hundreds of motorcyclists taking part in a police-escorted right from Newark or Dover, to Rehoboth Beach, in support of Special Olympics Delaware.Bikers will depart from the University Delaware athletic complex in Newark at 10:30a.m. or the DelDot Administrative Building in Dover at noo...More
  • Update: Gold Alert Canceled for Rehoboth Beach Man

    Update: Gold Alert Canceled for Rehoboth Beach Man

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:27 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:27:26 GMT
    Delaware State Police have issued a Gold Alert for a 56-year-old Rehoboth Beach man reported as missing.More
    Gold Alert Canceled for Missing Rehoboth Beach Man
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  • Fisker Creditors to Get $35M, Del. Expects Little

    Fisker Creditors to Get $35M, Del. Expects Little

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:50:00 GMT
    Fisker Automotive's unsecured creditors will get $35 million in cash and stock under a new bankruptcy settlement. But Gov. Jack Markell's office warned Monday that despite last week's settlement, Delaware won't see much for the $21.5 million in economic development incentives it awarded Fisker in 2010.
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    Fisker Automotive's unsecured creditors will get $35 million in cash and stock under a new bankruptcy settlement. But Gov. Jack Markell's office warned Monday that despite last week's settlement, Delaware won't see much for the $21.5 million in economic development incentives it awarded Fisker in 2010.

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  • Clayton Man Arrested for Manufacturing Meth

    Clayton Man Arrested for Manufacturing Meth

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:21 AM EDT2014-04-15 13:21:09 GMT
    Delaware State Police in Kent County say a tip from the public has led to the arrest of a Clayton man accused of manufacturing methamphetamine inside his house.More
    Delaware State Police in Kent County say a tip from the public has led to the arrest of a Clayton man accused of manufacturing methamphetamine inside his house.
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  • Del. Officials Eye Science, Technology and Math

    Del. Officials Eye Science, Technology and Math

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:00:16 GMT
    State officials are joining with the Dow chemical company and Junior Achievement to strengthen science, technology, engineering and math instruction in Delaware's middle schools.More
    State officials are joining with the Dow chemical company and Junior Achievement to strengthen science, technology, engineering and math instruction in Delaware's middle schools.More
  • Milford Central Academy Mourns Death of Principal, Daughter

    Milford Central Academy Mourns Death of Principal, Daughter

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:40:24 GMT
    At the Milford Central Academy, it was an emotional day, as the school community mourned a deadly car accident over the weekend. The accident took the life of Tricia Martin, the principal of the school, as well as her 10-year old daughter.The accident happened at approximately 10:40 Friday evening on Baratt's Chapel Road in Frederica, according to police. She was driving west on that road when her car went off the roadway, hitting a telephone box, fence and embankment.More
    At the Milford Central Academy, it was an emotional day, as the school community mourned a deadly car accident over the weekend. The accident took the life of Tricia Martin, the principal of the school, as well as her 10-year old daughter.The accident happened at approximately 10:40 Friday evening on Baratt's Chapel Road in Frederica, according to police. She was driving west on that road when her car went off the roadway, hitting a telephone box, fence and embankment.More
  • Officers Raid Party at Sussex Co. VFW, Seize Alcohol and Cash

    Officers Raid Party at Sussex Co. VFW, Seize Alcohol and Cash

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:37:49 GMT
    Agents with the Delaware Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement raided the Sussex Memorial VFW in Millsboro Saturday evening. A party had rented out the post.More
    Agents with the Delaware Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement raided the Sussex Memorial VFW in Millsboro Saturday evening. A party had rented out the post.More
  • Updated: Delaware Leaders Discuss Workforce Training

    Updated: Delaware Leaders Discuss Workforce Training

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:34:19 GMT
    Gov. Jack Markell is urging Delaware business leaders to spread the word about the importance of holding Delaware school students to higher standards and making sure they are college and career ready when they leave school.
       
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    Gov. Jack Markell is urging Delaware business leaders to spread the word about the importance of holding Delaware school students to higher standards and making sure they are college and career ready when they leave school.
       
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  • Coast Guard Medevacs Man From Fishing Boat off Lewes

    Coast Guard Medevacs Man From Fishing Boat off Lewes

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:31:29 GMT
    The Coast Guard says it medevaced a 49-year-old man Monday morning from a fishing boat about 50 miles offshore from Lewes.More
    The Coast Guard says it medevaced a 49-year-old man Monday morning from a fishing boat about 50 miles offshore from Lewes.More
  • Two Arrested in Seaford Robbery

    Two Arrested in Seaford Robbery

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:31:16 GMT
    Police have arrested two suspects accused of robbing a man late Saturday night in Seaford.More
    Police have arrested two suspects accused of robbing a man late Saturday night in Seaford.More
  • Harrington Police Searching for 2 Wanted Men

    Harrington Police Searching for 2 Wanted Men

    Monday, April 14 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-04-14 18:40:29 GMT
    Harrington police are asking the public's help in locating two men being sought on multiple charges.More
    Harrington police are asking the public's help in locating two men being sought on multiple charges. More
  • WBOC Talks with Highest Reimbursed Docs in Lower Del.

    WBOC Talks with Highest Reimbursed Docs in Lower Del.

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:23 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:23:40 GMT
    The federal government this week published the 2012 Medicare reimbursement records for almost 900,000 doctors nationwide. It was the first time that had happened in three decades.More
    The federal government this week published the 2012 Medicare reimbursement records for almost 900,000 doctors nationwide. It was the first time that had happened in three decades.More
  • Ex-Gore Worker Charged With Trade Secret Theft Try

    Ex-Gore worker charged with trade secret theft try

    Monday, April 14 2014 9:33 AM EDT2014-04-14 13:33:46 GMT
    Federal authorities have charged a former W. L. Gore & Associates chemical engineer with trying to steal trade secrets.More
    Federal authorities have charged a former W. L. Gore & Associates chemical engineer with trying to steal trade secrets.More
  • Milford Central Academy Staff Preps for Tough Monday Morning

    Milford Central Academy Staff Preps for Tough Monday Morning

    Milford Central Academy Staff Preps for Tough Monday Morning

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:16 AM EDT2014-04-14 04:16:18 GMT
     Dr. Tricia's Martin's reserved parking space. Dr. Tricia's Martin's reserved parking space.
    MILFORD, Del.- Faculty and staff at Milford Central Academy held a private meeting Sunday evening to prepare for a tough Monday morning at school.More
    MILFORD, Del.- Faculty and staff at Milford Central Academy held a private meeting Sunday evening to prepare for a tough Monday morning at school.
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  • Millsboro Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

    Millsboro Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:24:57 GMT
    The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash on Sunday just west of Dover.More
    The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash on Sunday just west of Dover.More
  • UPDATE: Milford Central Academy Principal and Daughter Die in Car Crash

    UPDATE: Milford Central Academy Principal and Daughter Die in Car Crash

    Sunday, April 13 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-04-14 00:31:53 GMT
    42-year-old Tricia Martin, and her 10-year-old daughter, Taryn, have both died after a car accident in Frederica.More
    42-year-old Tricia Martin, and her 10-year-old daughter, Taryn, have both died after a car accident in Frederica.More
  • Del. National Guard Hosting Welcome Home Ceremony

    Del. National Guard Hosting Welcome Home Ceremony

    The Delaware National Guard will host a welcome home ceremony for approximately 300 members returning from Afghanistan.More
    The Delaware National Guard will host a welcome home ceremony for approximately 300 members returning from Afghanistan.More
  • Millsboro Man Killed in Scooter Accident

    Millsboro Man Killed in Scooter Accident

    Saturday, April 12 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-04-12 13:53:27 GMT
    Delaware State Police say a Millsboro man died early Saturday in a scooter accident that happened southwest of Gumboro.More
    Delaware State Police say a Millsboro man died early Saturday in a scooter accident that happened southwest of Gumboro.More
  • Carlisle Fire Company Announces Recruitment Day Sunday in Delaware

    Carlisle Fire Company Announces Recruitment Day Sunday in Delaware

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:58 AM EDT2014-04-12 12:58:38 GMT
    The Delaware Volunteer Firefighter Association along with The Carlisle Fire Company announced a statewide 1st Annual Recruitment Day being held on April 13.More
    The Delaware Volunteer Firefighter Association along with The Carlisle Fire Company announced a statewide 1st Annual Recruitment Day being held on April 13.More
  • Georgetown Woman Wins $182,100 Lottery Prize

    Georgetown Woman Wins $182,100 Lottery Prize

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-04-12 01:28:44 GMT
    The Delaware Lottery announced Friday that a 59-year-old Georgetown woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, won a top prize of $182,100 earlier this week. This is the second largest top prize in the history of the "Multi-Win Lotto" game, according to lottery officials. More
    The Delaware Lottery announced Friday that a 59-year-old Georgetown woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, won a top prize of $182,100 earlier this week. This is the second largest top prize in the history of the "Multi-Win Lotto" game, according to lottery officials.  More
  • Del. Doctor Gets 3 Years in Waterboarding Case

    Del. Doctor Gets 3 Years in Waterboarding Case

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:54:40 GMT
    A judge sentenced a former Sussex County pediatrician known for research on paranormal science and near-death experiences involving children to three years in prison Friday for waterboarding the daughter of his longtime companion by holding the girl's head under a faucet.More
    A judge sentenced a former Sussex County pediatrician known for research on paranormal science and near-death experiences involving children to three years in prison Friday for waterboarding the daughter of his longtime companion by holding the girl's head under a faucet.More
  • Dover Police Investigating Early Morning Stabbing

    Dover Police Investigating Early Morning Stabbing

    Friday, April 11 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-04-11 17:25:44 GMT
    Police are looking for two suspects wanted in connection with a fight and stabbing that occurred early Friday morning in the Hamlet Shopping Center in Dover. More
    Police are looking for two suspects wanted in connection with a fight and stabbing that occurred early Friday morning in the Hamlet Shopping Center in Dover. More
  • Second Arrest Made in Dover Armed Robbery

    Second Arrest Made in Dover Armed Robbery

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:43:36 GMT
    Police have made a second arrest in connection with an armed robbery that happened last month at the U.S. Gas station in Dover.More
    Police have made a second arrest in connection with an armed robbery that happened last month at the U.S. Gas station in Dover.More
  • Police Charge Md. Man in Del. Home Invasion

    Police Charge Md. Man in Del. Home Invasion

    Police in Delaware have charged a Maryland man they say was stabbed during a struggle with two men shot during a home invasion.More
    Police in Delaware have charged a Maryland man they say was stabbed during a struggle with two men shot during a home invasion.More
  • Del. Officials Appeal Injunction on Campaign Law

    Del. Officials Appeal Injunction on Campaign Law

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:28:02 GMT
    Delaware officials are appealing a federal judge's ruling prohibiting them from enforcing a campaign finance law that is being challenged by a conservative group.More
    Delaware officials are appealing a federal judge's ruling prohibiting them from enforcing a campaign finance law that is being challenged by a conservative group.More
  • Dewey Beach to Discuss Traffic Calming Devices

    Dewey Beach to Discuss Traffic Calming Devices

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-04-11 11:58:36 GMT
    The Dewey Beach Town Council will discuss putting traffic calming devices on West Street at its next meeting.More
    The Dewey Beach Town Council will discuss putting traffic calming devices on West Street at its next meeting.More
  • Pair of Shootings Have Neighbors on Edge

    Pair of Shootings Have Neighbors on Edge

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-04-11 03:31:34 GMT
    A pair of shootings have neighbors in one Sussex County community on edge. The shootings both took place in Milford on Montgomery Street within the past week. Now the police are looking for the public's help to find those responsible.The most recent shooting took place on Wednesday when a 33-year old man was shot, according to police. That victim was brought to Christiana Care Hospital, where he now is in stable condition.More
    A pair of shootings have neighbors in one Sussex County community on edge. The shootings both took place in Milford on Montgomery Street within the past week. Now the police are looking for the public's help to find those responsible.The most recent shooting took place on Wednesday when a 33-year old man was shot, according to police. That victim was brought to Christiana Care Hospital, where he now is in stable condition.More
  • Del. Obamacare Enrollment Tops 11,000, Jumped Close to Deadline

    Del. Obamacare Enrollment Tops 11,000, Jumped Close to Deadline

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:21:11 GMT
    Delaware's Obamacare enrollment numbers jumped in the final days before the sign up deadline.More
    Delaware's Obamacare enrollment numbers jumped in the final days before the sign up deadline.More
  • Del. Governor Gets Tax Increases Approved

    Del. Governor Gets Tax Increases Approved

    A package of tax increases that Gov. Jack Markell is relying on to help pay for his proposed spending plan for next fiscal year is on the way to his desk for his signature.More
    A package of tax increases that Gov. Jack Markell is relying on to help pay for his proposed spending plan for next fiscal year is on the way to his desk for his signature.More
  • DSU Awarded Historic Grant

    DSU Awarded Historic Grant

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:09:02 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Delaware State University has received a $1,050,000 grant from The Bernard Osher Foundation to permanently establish DSU’s Osher Reentry Scholarship Endowment; this ensures scholarships will be available to nontraditional citizens.More
    DOVER, Del.- Delaware State University has received a $1,050,000 grant from The Bernard Osher Foundation to permanently establish DSU’s Osher Reentry Scholarship Endowment; this ensures scholarships will be available to nontraditional citizens.More
  • Milford Police Probe 2 Shooting Incidents

    Milford Police Probe 2 Shooting Incidents

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:56:13 GMT
    Milford police are asking the public's help in providing information about two separate shooting incidents that left two men injured.More
    Milford police are asking the public's help in providing information about two separate shooting incidents that left two men injured. More
  • Wawa in Wilmington Robbed by 3 Suspects

    Wawa in Wilmington Robbed by 3 Suspects

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-04-10 13:24:57 GMT
    Delaware State Police troopers are investigating a robbery at a Wawa convenience store in Wilmington.More
    Delaware State Police troopers are investigating a robbery at a Wawa convenience store in Wilmington.More
  • Cemetery Copes With Deer Eating Gravesite Flowers

    Cemetery Copes With Deer Eating Gravesite Flowers

    A Delaware cemetery is asking visitors to bring artificial flowers to gravesites, not fresh flowers, which are being eaten by deer.More
    Administrators of one Delaware cemetery are asking visitors to bring artificial flowers to gravesites, saying hungry deer are eating fresh floral arrangements there.More
  • Del. Man Charged With Stealing Woman's Purse

    Del. Man Charged With Stealing Woman's Purse

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:53 AM EDT2014-04-10 12:53:44 GMT
    Delaware State Police say they've charged a man with stealing a woman's purse as she walked toward the entrance of the Delaware Park casino in Wilmington.More
    Delaware State Police say they've charged a man with stealing a woman's purse as she walked toward the entrance of the Delaware Park casino in Wilmington.More
  • Georgetown Tire Pile Violates County Code

    Georgetown Tire Pile Violates County Code

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:31:51 GMT
    A pile of abandoned tires in Georgetown violates Sussex County trash code, and the county is working towards getting rid of it.More
    A pile of abandoned tires in Georgetown violates Sussex County trash code, and the county is working towards getting rid of it. More
  • Feds Release Massive Amount of Data on Medicare

    Feds Release Massive Amount of Data on Medicare

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-04-10 01:19:54 GMT
    The federal government Wednesday released 2012 Medicare reimbursement data for almost 900,000 doctors across the country. It's the first time this information has been made public in three decades.More
    The federal government Wednesday released 2012 Medicare reimbursement data for almost 900,000 doctors across the country. It's the first time this information has been made public in three decades. More
  • Phillips to Run for Council Despite GOP Objections

    Phillips to Run for Council Despite GOP Objections

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-04-10 01:07:18 GMT
    There is a conflict in the Sussex County Republican Party, in regards to the 5th District seat on the county council. John Rieley, the chairman of the County GOP wrote an email this week to incumbent Vance Phillips, urging him not to run in this year's race. The 16 year veteran of the council told WBOC that he will not be heeding this advice, running despite their objections. Phillips is facing a civil lawsuit filed by a woman accusing him of various acts of sexual misconduct including rape.More
    There is a conflict in the Sussex County Republican Party, in regards to the 5th District seat on the county council. John Rieley, the chairman of the County GOP wrote an email this week to incumbent Vance Phillips, urging him not to run in this year's race. The 16 year veteran of the council told WBOC that he will not be heeding this advice, running despite their objections. Phillips is facing a civil lawsuit filed by a woman accusing him of various acts of sexual misconduct including rape.More
  • Education Secretary Duncan Visits Delaware

    Education Secretary Duncan Visits Delaware

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:03:09 GMT
    U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is getting a firsthand look at Delaware's school improvement efforts under the federal Race to the Top education reform program.More
    U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is getting a firsthand look at Delaware's school improvement efforts under the federal Race to the Top education reform program.More
  • Police Investigate School Trespassing Incident in Milford

    Police Investigate School Trespassing Incident in Milford

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:07:29 GMT
    Police have launched an investigation after two unknown people entered Milford High School in the middle of the night Monday and then left just as quickly as they arrived.More
    Police have launched an investigation after two unknown people entered Milford High School in the middle of the night Monday and then left just as quickly as they arrived.
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  • Del. Lawmakers Eye Lobbying Reform

    Del. Lawmakers Eye Lobbying Reform

    A state House committee is considering a bill that would prevent high-level government officials in Delaware from immediately becoming lobbyists after leaving their state posts.More
    A state House committee is considering a bill that would prevent high-level government officials in Delaware from immediately becoming lobbyists after leaving their state posts.More
  • Few Changes Eyed for Delaware Family Court Access

    Few Changes Eyed for Delaware Family Court Access

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:12 AM EDT2014-04-09 05:12:02 GMT
    A task force studying the feasibility of opening Delaware Family Court civil proceedings to the public is making only minor recommendations for greater transparency in a report to be submitted to lawmakers.More
    A task force studying the feasibility of opening Delaware Family Court civil proceedings to the public is making only minor recommendations for greater transparency in a report to be submitted to lawmakers.More
  • Bill Aims to Tighten Seatbelt and Cell Phone Law in Delaware

    Bill Aims to Tighten Seatbelt and Cell Phone Law in Delaware

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-09 03:30:06 GMT
     If you are still in the habit of using your cell phone behind the wheel or driving without a seatbelt in Delaware, you will want to think twice about doing it. Lawmakers are working on a bill that would help police track you down.More
     If you are still in the habit of using your cell phone behind the wheel or driving without a seatbelt in Delaware, you will want to think twice about doing it. Lawmakers are working on a bill that would help police track you down.More
  • Local Veteran Receives Free Home

    Local Veteran Receives Free Home

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-04-09 03:25:03 GMT
    A wounded veteran and his family received the ceremonial keys to a free home in Milford at an event Tuesday in Rehoboth Beach.More
    A wounded veteran and his family received the ceremonial keys to a free home in Milford at an event Tuesday in Rehoboth Beach.More
  • Suspect Charged in Dover Bank Robbery

    Suspect Charged in Dover Bank Robbery

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:35:04 GMT
    Dover police on Tuesday arrested a suspect accused of robbing the Citizens Bank on Street late last week.More
    Dover police on Tuesday arrested a suspect accused of robbing the Citizens Bank on Street late last week.More
  • Rehoboth Designs for $17 Million City Hall Presented

    Rehoboth Designs for $17 Million City Hall Presented

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:32:55 GMT
    REHOBOTH BEACH, De. - A brand new renovated city hall might be around the corner in Rehoboth Beach. The city unveiled their newest schematic designs this Monday, and now town officials said they are almost ready for the "Design Development" stage. In the end, the project will cost more than $17 million, according to Mayor Sam Cooper.More
    REHOBOTH BEACH, De. - A brand new renovated city hall might be around the corner in Rehoboth Beach. The city unveiled their newest schematic designs this Monday, and now town officials said they are almost ready for the "Design Development" stage. In the end, the project will cost more than $17 million, according to Mayor Sam Cooper.More
  • Lot "Unmerging" Hotly Debated in Rehoboth Beach

    Lot "Unmerging" Hotly Debated in Rehoboth Beach

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:30:52 GMT
    The process, unofficially known as "unmerging" or making a one lot property into two lots, is creating some debate in Rehoboth Beach. This follows a recent decision by the building inspector's office to take away the Planning Commission's oversight of the "unmerging" process.More
    The process, unofficially known as "unmerging" or making a one lot property into two lots, is creating some debate in Rehoboth Beach. This follows a recent decision by the building inspector's office to take away the Planning Commission's oversight of the "unmerging" process.More
  • Women Advocate for Equal Pay at Leg Hall

    Women Advocate for Equal Pay at Leg Hall

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-08 23:44:44 GMT
    Equal pay advocates in Delaware were at Legislative Hall Tuesday.More
    Equal pay advocates in Delaware were at Legislative Hall Tuesday.More
  • DART First State to Hold Public Hearing Workshops

    DART First State to Hold Public Hearing Workshops

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-04-08 13:31:07 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Officials with Delaware Transit Corporation have announced they will conduct public hearing workshops to get comments on proposed changes to DART First State Fixed Route Bus Service in KentMore
    Officials with Delaware Transit Corporation have announced they will conduct public hearing workshops to get comments on proposed changes to DART First State Fixed Route Bus Service in Kent and New Castle counties to become effective Sunday, June 15.More
  • Milford Tire Slashing Targets Handicapped, Elderly

    Milford Tire Slashing Targets Handicapped, Elderly

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-04-08 12:52:14 GMT
    MILFORD, De. - On Friday, a handicapped, Ellendale resident who chose to remain anonymous told WBOC he was the victim of a scam. He said he left the Walmart in Milford to find his car with a flat tire,More
    On Friday, a handicapped Ellendale resident, who chose to remain anonymous, told WBOC he was the victim of a scam. He said he left the Walmart in Milford to find his car with a flat tire, likely pierced by an ice pick. Unable to do so himself, he was forced to turn to a nearby "good Samaritan," who changed the tire for a tip. Now police told him that man might be the one who pierced the tire in the first place.More
  • Dover Man Charged With Hitting Son With Belt

    Dover Man Charged With Hitting Son With Belt

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-04-08 12:29:06 GMT
    Police say a 22-year-old Dover man has been charged with hitting his 1-year-old son with a belt.More
    Police say a 22-year-old Dover man has been charged with hitting his 1-year-old son with a belt.More
  • $10 Million Renovation Under Way at Rehoboth Outlets

    $10 Million Renovation Under Way at Rehoboth Outlets

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:20 AM EDT2014-04-08 12:20:46 GMT
    REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. - The Tanger Outlet Midway Center is in the third month of a seven month, and $10 million dollar, renovation project.According to the center's general manager Amy Norgate, the centerMore
    The Tanger Outlet Midway Center is in the third month of a seven month, and $10 million dollar, renovation project.More
  • Del. Lawmakers Eye Campaign Finance Bill

    Del. Lawmakers Eye Campaign Finance Bill

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-04-08 12:12:50 GMT
    The state House is set to vote on a bill requiring political candidates to file additional campaign finance disclosures.More
    The Delaware House is set to vote on a bill requiring political candidates to file additional campaign finance disclosures.More
  • Del. GOP Lawmakers Want Healthier Food Stamp Program

    Del. GOP Lawmakers Want Healthier Food Stamp Program

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:40:17 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Delaware Republican lawmakers this week plan to introduce a bill to make the First State's food stamp program, also known as SNAP, more nutritious.According to a recent report, aboutMore
    According to a recent report, about 150,000 Delawareans use SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. That's triple the number from a decade ago.More
  • Del. Officials Review Race to the Top Progress

    Del. Officials Review Race to the Top Progress

    Monday, April 7 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-04-07 21:00:49 GMT
    State officials are reviewing Delaware's progress in implementing Race to the Top education reforms.More
    Gov. Jack Markell says Delaware should be proud of the progress it's made under the federal Race to the Top education reform program.More
  • Delaware Officials Eye School Breakfast Programs

    Delaware Officials Eye School Breakfast Programs

    Monday, April 7 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-07 20:58:11 GMT
    State officials are urging more Delaware schools to offer breakfast to their students, saying proper nutrition is an important foundation for learning.More
    Delaware officials are urging more state schools to offer breakfast to their students, saying proper nutrition is an important foundation for learning.More
  • Second Arrest Made in Dover Shooting

    Second Arrest Made in Dover Shooting

    Monday, April 7 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-04-07 20:07:03 GMT
    Khiheim Hanzer (18) of Dover turned himself in to the Dover Police Department after midnight on Saturday, April 5th in reference to the shooting on Spruance Road that occurred on April 3rd.  DetectivesMore
    Police on Monday made a second arrest in connection with last week's shooting in Dover that left a man in critical condition and a home riddled with bullets.More
  • Church Wants Wal-Mart Investor Vote on Gun Sales

    Church Wants Wal-Mart Investor Vote on Gun Sales

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:16:00 GMT
    Attorneys for a church in Manhattan are asking a federal judge in Delaware to prohibit Wal-Mart from sending its annual proxy statement to shareholders because it doesn't include its proposal for a shareholder...More
    Attorneys for a church in Manhattan are asking a federal judge in Delaware to prohibit Wal-Mart from sending its annual proxy statement to shareholders because it doesn't include its proposal for a shareholder vote involving gun sales.More
  • Milton Teen Arrested After Police Chase

    Milton Teen Arrested After Police Chase

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-04-07 16:52:31 GMT
    LEWES, Del.- The Delaware State Police have arrested a 16 year old female after she led troopers on a brief pursuit down Route 1 shortly after 2 a.m. this morning. Around 2:15 a.m. police say, a trooperMore
    Delaware State Police have arrested a 16-year-old girl accused of leading troopers on a brief pursuit in the Lewes and Rehoboth area early Monday morning.More
  • Motorcyclist Killed in Del. Crash

    Motorcyclist Killed in Del. Crash

    Monday, April 7 2014 11:55 AM EDT2014-04-07 15:55:06 GMT
    State police say a motorcyclist was killed when he slammed into a car that was turning left into a shopping center in Newark.More
    Delaware State Police say a motorcyclist was killed over the weekend when he slammed into an SUV that was turning left into a shopping center in Newark.More
  • Salesianum School Gets $10 Million Donation

    Salesianum School Gets $10 Million Donation

    Monday, April 7 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-07 14:50:11 GMT
    Salesianum School has received a $10 million donation to its endowment.More
    Salesianum School has received a $10 million donation to its endowment.More
  • Man, Woman Arrested in Dover Robbery, Shooting

    Man, Woman Arrested in Dover Robbery, Shooting

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-04-07 12:09:10 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - A man and his girlfriend have been arrested for their alleged roles in a robbery and shooting in Dover.    State police say 23-year-old Calvin Byrd and 18-year-old Jasmine Henry plannedMore
    A man and his girlfriend have been arrested for their alleged roles in a robbery and shooting in Dover.More
  • 8th Grader Sohan Shah Wins Delaware Geographic Bee

    8th Grader Sohan Shah Wins Delaware Geographic Bee

    A 14-year-old who attends The Independence School in Newark has won the Delaware Geographic Bee.More
    A 14-year-old who attends The Independence School in Newark has won the Delaware Geographic Bee.More
  • Punkin Chunkin Looking at Site Options in Del., Md., Pa. and NJ

    Punkin' Chunkin' Looking at Site Options in Del., Md., Pa. and NJ

    Friday, April 4 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-04-05 01:19:54 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - John Huber, the president of the World Championship Punkin' Chunkin' Association, says his event has a number of location suitors - both on and off Delmarva.     Earlier this weekMore
    John Huber, the president of the World Championship Punkin Chunkin Association, says his event has a number of location suitors - both on and off Delmarva.More
  • Dewey Beach Combats Unlicensed Cabs

    Dewey Combats Unlicensed Cabs

    Friday, April 4 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-04-05 01:12:40 GMT
    DEWEY BEACH, Del. - Dewey Beach police are cracking down on unlicensed cab drivers.A taxi must be registered through the Department of Motor Vehicles to legally pick up passengers. According to Sgt. CliffMore
    Dewey Beach police are cracking down on unlicensed cab drivers.More
  • Dover PD Looking For Bank Robber

    Dover PD Looking For Bank Robber

    Friday, April 4 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-04 20:51:12 GMT
    DOVER, Del. - Dover Police are searching for a man they say robbed a bank Friday afternoon.Investigators say it happened around 3:35 p.m. at the Citizens Bank branch located at 8 Loockerman Street.PoliceMore
    Dover Police are searching for a man they say robbed a bank Friday afternoon.More
  • Two Vehicle Crash in Milton Injures Nine

    Two Vehicle Crash in Milton Injures Nine

    Friday, April 4 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-04 16:35:39 GMT
    Milton, Del. - An early morning crash sends nine people to area hospitals.Delaware State Police say the crash happened around 6:41 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Cave Neck Road and Round Pole BridgeMore
    An early morning crash sends nine people to area hospitals.More
  • Milford Police Warn of Counterfeit $100 Bills

    Milford Police Warn of Counterfeit $100 Bills

    Police are asking the public for help with an investigation into counterfeit $100 billsMore
    Police are asking the public for help with an investigation into counterfeit $100 billsMore
  • Juvenile Suspects in Kidnapping Case to be Tried as Adults

    Juvenile Suspects in Kidnapping Case to be Tried as Adults

    Friday, April 4 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-04-04 13:24:24 GMT
    GEORGETOWN, De. - On Mar. 18, 2013 Margaret Smith, then 89-years old said she had an ordeal she'll never forget. She said she was giving two teenage girls a ride in Milford, when they allegedly kidnappedMore
    One Sussex County woman says she went through an ordeal last year that she will never forget. On March 18, 2013, Margaret Smith, who was 89 at the time, said she was giving two teenage girls a ride in Milford when they, along with a male accomplice, allegedly kidnapped her, stuffed her in the trunk of her own car, and then left her for dead at a cemetery in Seaford.More
  • Sen. Carper to Visit Delaware Tech Campus

    Sen. Carper to Visit Delaware Tech Campus

    Friday, April 4 2014 7:55 AM EDT2014-04-04 11:55:50 GMT
    U.S. Sen. Tom Carper will visit Delaware Technical Community College's Stanton campus to get an update energy management and nursing programs.More
    U.S. Sen. Tom Carper will visit Delaware Technical Community College's Stanton campus to get an update energy management and nursing programs.More
  • Delaware House Democrats Approve Tax Increases

    Delaware House Democrats Approve Tax Increases

    Friday, April 4 2014 1:06 AM EDT2014-04-04 05:06:04 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware House Democrats narrowly approved a package of tax increases Thursday that Gov. Jack Markell is relying on to help pay for his proposed spending plan for next fiscal year. TheMore
    Delaware House Democrats narrowly approved a package of tax increases Thursday that Gov. Jack Markell is relying on to help pay for his proposed spending plan for next fiscal year.More
  • No Decision Made on Lewes Ferry Variance

    No Decision Made on Lewes Ferry Variance

    Thursday, April 3 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-04 03:35:16 GMT
    LEWES, Del. - No decision was made after a public hearing with the Alcohol Beverage Commission in regards to the Cape May-Lewes Ferry seeking a variance to its liquor license.The meeting lasted more thanMore
    No decision was made after a public hearing in regards to the Cape May-Lewes Ferry seeking a variance to its license.More
  • Former Somerset Warden Killed In Industrial Accident

    Former Somerset Warden Killed In Industrial Accident

    Thursday, April 3 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-04-04 02:34:05 GMT
    HARRINGTON, DE -   A former Somerset county warden was killed Wednesday morning in an industrial accident in Kent County. Police say 55-year-old James Lee Henderson, Junior, was working in a vacant warehouseMore
    HARRINGTON, DE -   A former Somerset county warden was killed Wednesday morning in an industrial accident in Kent County. Police say 55-year-old James Lee Henderson, Junior, was working in a vacant warehouseMore
  • Teachers look to change evaluation

    Teachers look to change evaluation

    Thursday, April 3 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-03 23:39:44 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Teachers in Delaware are speaking out about their evaluation. Every year the state evaluates teachers and some believe the system doesn't paint a clear picture. The Delaware State EducationMore
    Teachers in Delaware are speaking out about their evaluation. Every year the state evaluates teachers and some believe the system doesn't paint a clear picture.More
  • Cape Henlopen Referendum Passes Despite Robo-call Campaign

    Cape Henlopen Referendum Passes Despite Robo-call Campaign

    Thursday, April 3 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-04-03 23:38:27 GMT
    By a margin of more than a thousand, the Cape Henlopen School District referendum passed Wednesday night.More
    By a margin of more than a thousand, the Cape Henlopen School District referendum passed Wednesday night.More
  • Vote Set On Bail Denial Constitutional Amendment

    Vote Set On Bail Denial Constitutional Amendment

    State House members are set to vote on a proposed amendment to Delaware's constitution allowing bail to be denied for defendants charged with non-capital crimes.More
    State House members are set to vote on a proposed amendment to Delaware's constitution allowing bail to be denied for defendants charged with non-capital crimes.More
  • Troopers Investigate Late Night Shooting on South State Street, Dover

    Troopers Investigate Late Night Shooting on South State Street, Dover

    Thursday, April 3 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-03 15:01:24 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- The Delaware State Police are investigating a late Wednesday night shooting of a man who was robbed.   Police said the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. when a man walked into the RoyalMore
     
    The Delaware State Police are investigating a late Wednesday night incident that involved a man who said he was robbed and shot. 
     




     
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  • Punkin' Chunkin' Officially Needs a New Home, Could Leave Sussex Co.

    Punkin' Chunkin' Officially Needs a New Home, Could Leave Sussex Co.

    Thursday, April 3 2014 8:34 AM EDT2014-04-03 12:34:32 GMT
    BRIDGEVILLE, Del. (WBOC) - Punkin Chunkin is homeless. Organizers need to find a new field to fire the flying gourds. Soon after last year's Punkin Chunkin wrapped up it became clear the annual event mightMore
    Punkin Chunkin is homeless. Organizers need to find a new field to fire the flying gourds.More
  • Gold Alert Issued for Kent County Man

    Gold Alert Issued for Kent County Man

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:59:11 GMT
    FELTON, Del.- Delaware State Police issued a Gold Alert Wednesday for a 47-year-old Kent County man. State Troopers are looking for Glenn M. Homewood, of Felton, Delaware. They say he was last heard fromMore
    Delaware State Police issued a Gold Alert Wednesday for a 47-year-old Kent County man.More
  • Planning to Expand Route 113 in Worcester County

    Planning to Expand Route 113 in Worcester County

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:47:22 GMT
    More than 11,000 vehicles travel Route 113 between Snow Hill and Berlin each day, and that number will more than double in 20 years.More
    More than 11,000 vehicles travel Route 113 between Snow Hill and Berlin each day, and that number will more than double in 20 years.More
  • Rehoboth Beach Tent City Residents Evicted

    Rehoboth Tent City Residents Evicted

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:44:39 GMT
    REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. - A group of homeless people living in tents has been asked to leave by the landowner.So-called "tent city," just off Route 1 in the forest behind the Midway Presbyterian Church, hasMore
    A group of homeless people living in tents has been asked to leave by the landowner.More
  • Delaware Police Capture Fugitive Wanted in Maryland

    Delaware Police Capture Fugitive Wanted in Maryland

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-04-03 01:24:54 GMT
    DOVER, DE – Police in Delaware say they have captured Edwin Fletcher, wanted for an assult that injured three police officers. According to police, Fletcher was arrested at about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday eveningMore
    DOVER, DE – Police in Delaware say they have captured Edwin Fletcher, wanted for an assult that injured three police officers. According to police, Fletcher was arrested at about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday eveningMore
  • DAFB Gets New C-5M, Completes Its Fleet of the Aircraft

    DAFB Gets New C-5M, Completes Its Fleet of the Aircraft

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-04-03 01:17:54 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Wednesday afternoon Dover Air Force Base became the US air force's first base to have a complete fleet of C-5M aircraft.The base mainly operates two kinds of heavy-lifting planes -More
    Wednesday afternoon Dover Air Force Base became the US air force's first base to have a complete fleet of C-5M aircraft.More
  • School Referendum Passes at Cape Henlopen

    School Referendum Passes at Cape Henlopen

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 8:35 PM EDT2014-04-03 00:35:53 GMT
    MILTON, De. - There was yet another referendum Wednesday for the Cape Henlopen School District. The referendum called for nearly $30 million for a new elementary school in Lewes. Officials from the schoolMore
    Thousands came out to vote for a Sussex County referendum Wednesday for the Cape Henlopen School District. By a vote of 3,597 to 2,410 the people of the district approved the referendum, which will raise $30 million for a new elementary school in Lewes. Officials from the school district said the project is necessary in order to address concerns of overcrowding in the school system.
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  • Man's Body Found in Ditch in Wilmington

    Man's Body Found in Ditch in Wilmington

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-04-02 19:56:53 GMT
    Police say a man has been found dead in a ditch in Wilmington.More
    Police say a man has been found dead in a ditch in Wilmington.More
  • Smyrna Man Charged in Burglary Spree

    Smyrna Man Charged in Burglary Spree

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-02 19:51:55 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Delaware State Police have arrested a Smyrna man in connection with a series of burglaries that occurred in northern Kent County. Lyndon R. King, 25, is charged with five counts of second-degreeMore
    Delaware State Police have arrested a Smyrna man in connection with a series of burglaries that occurred in northern Kent County.More
  • Farmington Chicken House Fire Ruled Accidental

    Farmington Chicken House Fire Ruled Accidental

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 1:06 PM EDT2014-04-02 17:06:42 GMT
    FARMINGTON, Del.- The Delaware State Fire Marshal says an accidental chicken house fire caused about $10,000 in damages. Firefighters responded to the call just before 6 p.m. On Tuesday evening. InvestigatorsMore
    The Delaware State Fire Marshal has ruled as accidental a Tuesday fire that caused thousands of dollars in damage to a chicken house west of Farmington.More
  • Fire Companies Want New Property Tax

    Fire Companies Want New Property Tax

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 8:06 AM EDT2014-04-02 12:06:39 GMT
    New Castle County firefighters are calling for a new property tax to help pay for emergency medical services.More
    New Castle County firefighters are calling for a new property tax to help pay for emergency medical services.More
  • Review of Delaware Cash Management Board Continues

    Review of Delaware Cash Management Board Continues

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 5:53 AM EDT2014-04-02 09:53:16 GMT
    A state legislative committee is reconvening to begin its review of the board that oversees Delaware's $2 billion cash portfolio.More
    A state legislative committee is reconvening to begin its review of the board that oversees Delaware's $2 billion cash portfolio.More
  • Home of the Brave Opens Transitional Home for Homeless Female Vets

    Home of the Brave Opens Transitional Home for Homeless Female Vets

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-04-02 02:41:36 GMT
    MILFORD, Del,- Homeless female veterans have a new place to call home in Milford. The Home of the Brave has opened up its second transitional home. This one is specifically for women and children. It'sMore
    Homeless female veterans have a new place to call home in Milford.
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  • Cape Henlopen School District Holding Referendum

    Cape Henlopen School District Holding Referendum

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-04-02 02:37:34 GMT
    Voters in the Cape Henlopen School District will head to the polls Wednesday for a referendum.More
    Voters in the Cape Henlopen School District will head to the polls Wednesday for a referendum.More
  • Del. Supreme Court Justice To Retire

    Del. Supreme Court Justice To Retire

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-04-02 02:36:23 GMT
    Delaware Supreme Court Justice Jack Jacobs says he is retiring from the bench later this year.More
    Delaware Supreme Court Justice Jack Jacobs says he is retiring from the bench later this year.More
  • Bridgeville Businesses React to Loss of Punkin Chunkin

    Bridgeville Businesses React to Loss of Punkin Chunkin

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-04-02 00:25:46 GMT
    BRIDGEVILLE, Del. - After a lawsuit, Punkin Chunkin may no longer be in Bridgeville, which would hurt local businesses. Tens of thousands of people come from all over Delmarva and even other states toMore
    Punkin Chunkin may no longer be in Bridgeville, which would hurt local businesses.More
  • Del. House Again Delays Vote on Tax Increases

    Del. House Again Delays Vote on Tax Increases

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-04-01 19:34:16 GMT
    A package of tax increases upon which Gov. Jack Markell is relying to help pay for his spending plan for next fiscal year is up for a vote in the state House.More
    A Delaware House vote on a package of tax increases that Gov. Jack Markell is relying to help pay for his spending plan for next fiscal year has been postponed for a second time.More
  • Harrington Man Arrested for 5th Offense DUI

    Harrington Man Arrested for 5th Offense DUI

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-04-01 19:20:19 GMT
    HARRINGTON, Del.- Police say a traffic stop has led to the arrest of a Harrington man for his 5th offense DUI. Harrington police said that while on patrol at around 1:30 a.m. Monday, officers stoppedMore
    Police say a traffic stop has led to the arrest of a Harrington man for his 5th offense DUI.More
  • Del. Begins Annual Mosquito Spraying

    Del. Begins Annual Mosquito Spraying

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-04-01 18:04:28 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware is starting its annual spring woodland-pool spraying this week.    The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control says its mosquito control section will treatMore
    Delaware is starting its annual spring woodland-pool spraying this week.More
  • Delaware AG Warns of Bogus Tax Emails

    Delaware AG Warns of Bogus Tax Emails

    March 31, 2014 02:51 PM 2014-04-01 15:50:26 GMT
    WILMINGTON, Del. – Delaware residents should be aware of fraudulent email messages claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service's Taxpayer Advocacy Service, but in reality are part of a scam attempt,More
    Delaware residents should be aware of fraudulent email messages claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service's Taxpayer Advocacy Service, but in reality are part of a scam attempt, Attorney General Beau Biden said Monday.More
  • Man Charged in Smyrna Robbery Spree

    Man Charged in Smyrna Robbery Spree

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-04-01 14:34:27 GMT
    SMYRNA, Del.- Smyrna police have arrested a 32-year-old man accused of robbing two stores and attempting to rob a third over the course of a few hours time.Police said that at around 4:30 p.m. Monday,More
    Smyrna police have arrested a 32-year-old man accused of robbing two stores and attempting to rob a third over the course of a few hours time.More
  • Efforts Under Way to Improve Downtown Smyrna

    Efforts Under Way to Improve Downtown Smyrna

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:18 AM EDT2014-04-01 12:18:16 GMT
    Smyrna, Del.- The Town of Smyrna is hoping to receive state funding to help revitalize its downtown area.Earlier this year, Governor Jack Markell talked about an initiative that would provide $7 millionMore
    The Town of Smyrna is hoping to receive state funding to help revitalize its downtown area.More
  • Judge Halts Enforcement of Del. Election Law

    Judge Halts Enforcement of Del. Election Law

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:06 AM EDT2014-04-01 12:06:30 GMT
    A federal judge has granted an injunction sought by a conservative group fighting a Delaware election campaign law.More
    A federal judge has granted an injunction sought by a conservative group fighting a Delaware election campaign law.More
  • Del. Teen Arrested With Iraqi Currency

    Del. Teen Arrested With Iraqi Currency

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:03 AM EDT2014-04-01 12:03:24 GMT
    New Castle County Police Department have arrested a teenager during a traffic stop after a gun, marijuana and foreign currency were found.More
    New Castle County Police have arrested a teenager during a traffic stop after they say a gun, marijuana and foreign currency were found.More
  • Lewes Mentor Honored at Rotary Meeting

    Lewes Mentor Honored at Rotary Meeting

    Monday, March 31 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-04-01 02:26:47 GMT
    LEWES, Del. – A Lewes man and former Naval pilot was honored Monday night at the Lewes Rehoboth Rotary Club meeting for his work as a mentor to Cape Henlopen High School students. Jim Barrett has beenMore
    A Lewes man was honored Monday night at the Lewes Rehoboth Rotary Club meeting for his work as a mentor to Cape Henlopen High School students.More
  • ACA Enrollment Deadline Hits in Delaware

    ACA Enrollment Deadline Hits in Delaware

    Monday, March 31 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-04-01 02:19:55 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Things did not start off well in October for Delaware and every other state that used the federal healthcare.gov website to enroll people in health coverage. But over time eventuallyMore
    Marie Butler, of Clayton, now has health insurance. For the past year, she didn't.More
  • Route 26 Widening Creates Some Congestion

    Route 26 Widening Creates Some Congestion

    Monday, March 31 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-04-01 01:48:21 GMT
    OCEAN VIEW, De. - In Ocean View, there were some lane closures Monday, creating some major congestion problems. By the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Central Avenue, construction crews limited theMore
    OCEAN VIEW, De. - In Ocean View, there were some lane closures Monday, creating some major congestion problems. By the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Central Avenue, construction crews limited the roadway to just one lane, as they started the process of relocating a pipe.More
  • Magnolia Man Charged With Raping Teen

    Magnolia Man Charged With Raping Teen

    Monday, March 31 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-03-31 20:01:30 GMT
    MAGNOLIA, Del.- A Magnolia man is behind bars following accusations that he raped a 15-year-old girl at his home over the weekend. Delaware State Police said the incident occurred early Sunday morningMore
    A Magnolia man is behind bars following accusations that he raped a 15-year-old girl at his home over the weekend.More
  • Gold Alert Canceled for Missing Georgetown Man

    Gold Alert Canceled for Missing Georgetown Man

    Monday, March 31 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-03-31 17:08:09 GMT
    GEORGETOWN, Del.- Delaware State Police have issued a Gold Alert for a Georgetown man reported as missing. Troopers are looking for Thomas L. Bundick, 27, who was last heard from shortly after midnightMore
    Delaware State Police have canceled a Gold Alert for a Georgetown man who was reported as missing.More
  • Health Care Enrollment Deadline Looms in Delaware

    Health Care Enrollment Deadline Looms in Delaware

    Monday, March 31 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-03-31 16:55:59 GMT
    The clock is ticking for Delaware residents who want to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.More
    The clock was ticking Monday for Delaware residents who waited until the last minute to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.More
  • Dover Police Chief Appointee Speaks with Media

    Dover Police Chief Appointee Speaks with Media

    Monday, March 31 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-03-31 15:38:08 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - The Dover Police Department earlier this week announced Major Paul Barnet as the pick to be its new chief. He's taking over for Chief Jim Hosfelt, whose last day is April 4.BernatMore
    The Dover Police Department earlier this week announced Major Paul Barnet as the pick to be its new chief. He's taking over for Chief Jim Hosfelt, whose last day is April 4.More
  • Harrington Man Arrested for 4th Offense DUI

    Harrington Man Arrested for 4th Offense DUI

    Monday, March 31 2014 11:31 AM EDT2014-03-31 15:31:57 GMT
    HARRINGTON, Del.- Authorities say a 61-year-old Harrington man has been arrested for his 4th offense DUI following a weekend crash.Harrington police said that on Saturday, officers responded to an accidentMore
    Authorities say a 61-year-old Harrington man has been arrested for his 4th offense DUI following a weekend crash.More
  • Congressional Redistricting Not an Issue in Del.

    Congressional Redistricting Not an Issue in Del.

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-03-31 11:40:39 GMT
    Delaware is among the few states that are spared the partisan wrestling matches staged every 10 years to redraw congressional districts.More
    Delaware is among the few states that are spared the partisan wrestling matches staged every 10 years to redraw congressional districts.More
  • Delmarva Power Using Helicopter to Inspect Lines

    Delmarva Power Using Helicopter to Inspect Lines

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:36 AM EDT2014-03-31 11:36:49 GMT
    Delmarva Power says a helicopter will be inspecting transmission lines over the next few weeks.More
    Delmarva Power says a helicopter will be inspecting transmission lines over the next few weeks.More
  • Man Charged in 2012 Stabbing at Del. Trailer Park

    Man Charged in 2012 Stabbing at Del. Trailer Park

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:33 AM EDT2014-03-31 11:33:32 GMT
    New Castle County police have made an arrest in connection with the 2012 stabbing death of a man at the Glasgow Court Trailer Park in Newark.More
    New Castle County police have made an arrest in connection with the 2012 stabbing death of a man at the Glasgow Court Trailer Park in Newark.More
  • Possible Road Rage Leads to Shooting in Delaware

    Possible Road Rage Leads to Shooting in Delaware

    Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting and possible road rage incident in Middletown that left a 20-year-old man in critical condition.More
    Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting and possible road rage incident in Middletown that left a 20-year-old man in critical condition.More
  • Dogfish Head Triples Speed of Beer-Bottling Line

    Dogfish Head Triples Speed of Beer-Bottling Line

    Delaware's Dogfish Head Craft Brewery has tripled the speed of its bottling operation in the past year with a new facility and equipment.More
    Delaware's Dogfish Head Craft Brewery has tripled the speed of its bottling operation in the past year with a new facility and equipment.More
  • Proposed Del. Bill Considers In-State Tuition for Immigrants

    Proposed Del. Bill Considers In-State Tuition for Immigrants

    Friday, March 28 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-03-29 00:28:17 GMT
    DOVER, De. - A new bill is on the table in Delaware that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented immigrants who can prove their state residency. This bill was proposed by Democratic Sen.More
    DOVER, De. - A new bill is on the table in Delaware that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented immigrants who can prove their state residency. This bill was proposed by Democratic Sen. Robert Marshall from West Wilmington, who attempted this once before in 2012.More
  • Police: Suspects with Criminal History Found with Gun

    Police: Suspects with Criminal History Found with Gun

    Friday, March 28 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-03-28 17:14:10 GMT
    Dover police arrested two suspects for trying to break into cars in a church parking lot and watched one of the suspects throw a gun under a tree.More
    Dover police arrested two suspects for trying to break into cars in a church parking lot and watched one of the suspects throw a gun under a tree.More
  • Del. School Board Meetings Could Soon be Recorded

    Del. School Board Meetings Could Soon be Recorded

    Friday, March 28 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-03-28 16:03:52 GMT
    Delaware residents could soon find it easier to keep tabs on what their local school boards are up to.More
    Delaware residents could soon find it easier to keep tabs on what their local school boards are up to.More
  • Del. Officials Push Health Insurance Enrollment

    Del. Officials Push Health Insurance Enrollment

    Friday, March 28 2014 8:27 AM EDT2014-03-28 12:27:59 GMT
    Gov. Jack Markell and U.S. Sen. Tom Carper are joining Delaware's health and social services secretary to encourage state residents to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.More
    Gov. Jack Markell and U.S. Sen. Tom Carper are joining Delaware's health and social services secretary to encourage state residents to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.More
  • 2014 Local Jefferson Award Winner Nominated for National Award

    2014 Local Jefferson Award Winner Nominated for National Award

    Friday, March 28 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-03-28 11:52:45 GMT
    SALISBURY, Md.- 2014 local Jefferson Award winner Gloria Wise Cornish, of Cambridge, Md., has been chosen as WBOC's nominee for a national-level Jefferson Award. Cornish, along with nine other local JeffersonMore
    2014 local Jefferson Award winner Gloria Wise Cornish, of Cambridge, Md., has been chosen as WBOC's nominee for a national-level Jefferson Award.More
  • Del. State Senator Aims for Tuition for Students in U.S. Illegally

    Del. State Senator Aims for Tuition for Students in U.S. Illegally

    Friday, March 28 2014 7:45 AM EDT2014-03-28 11:45:42 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - A Democratic state senator is trying again to pass legislation allowing some people in the country illegally to pay in-state tuition at Delaware colleges and universities. Sen. RobertMore
    A Democratic state senator is trying again to pass legislation allowing some people in the country illegally to pay in-state tuition at Delaware colleges and universities.More
  • Milford Reacts to Defeated School Referendum

    Milford Reacts to Defeated School Referendum

    Thursday, March 27 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-03-28 02:32:48 GMT
    MILFORD, Del. - The Milford School District is reevaluating its plan after a failed referendum Wednesday night.Two different proposals were defeated. The first would have raised taxes in order to buildMore
    The Milford School District is reevaluating its plan after a failed referendum Wednesday night.More
  • Del. Bill Would Increase Gun Crime Penalties

    Del. Bill Would Increase Gun Crime Penalties

    A state House committee has released a bill that establishes new criminal penalties for using a gun while committing a felony.More
    A Delaware State House committee has released a bill that establishes new criminal penalties for using a gun while committing a felony.
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  • Delaware Bill Requires School Board Recordings

    Delaware Bill Requires School Board Recordings

    Thursday, March 27 2014 9:22 PM EDT2014-03-28 01:22:50 GMT
    Delaware residents could soon find it easier to keep tabs on what their local school boards are up to.More
    Delaware residents could soon find it easier to keep tabs on what their local school boards are up to.More
  • Former NM Governor Visits Dover to Push for Death Penalty Repeal

    Former NM Governor Visits Dover to Push for Death Penalty Repeal

    Thursday, March 27 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-03-27 23:01:49 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - Supporters of a push in Delaware to repeal the state's death penalty are continuing to bring high-profile advocates to Dover in hopes of swaying lawmakers.The repeal has been stuckMore
    Supporters of a push in Delaware to repeal the state's death penalty are continuing to bring high-profile advocates to Dover in hopes of swaying lawmakers.More
  • Property Values Reassessed in Rehoboth Beach

    Property Values Reassessed in Rehoboth Beach

    Thursday, March 27 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-03-27 23:00:19 GMT
    REHOBOTH BEACH, De. - In the coastal community of Rehoboth Beach, the last couple decades have seen tremendous growth, as many million dollar homes have popped up along the coasts. However, the assessedMore
    REHOBOTH BEACH, De. - In the coastal community of Rehoboth Beach, the last couple decades have seen tremendous growth, as many million dollar homes have popped up. However, the assessed values of these homes are actually far lower, sometimes assessed as low as $10 or $20 thousand dollars. That's because the city currently taxes these properties at values assessed in 1968.
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  • Del. Man Arrested for Choking Woman

    Del. Man Arrested for Choking Woman

    Thursday, March 27 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-03-27 20:31:27 GMT
    MILFORD, Del.- Milford police have arrested a Clayton man accused of choking a woman to the point where she lost consciousness. Joshua Roussell, 36, is charged with strangulation, third-degree unlawfulMore
    Milford police have arrested a Clayton man accused of choking a woman to the point where she lost consciousness.More
  • Del. Lawmaker Looks to Close Credit Card Fraud Loophole

    Del. Lawmaker Looks to Close Credit Card Fraud Loophole

    Thursday, March 27 2014 7:52 AM EDT2014-03-27 11:52:14 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - There's a surprising loophole in Delaware's laws on fraud that lawmakers are currently trying to fix.State law currently makes credit card fraud illegal. What the law doesn't mentionMore
    State law currently makes credit card fraud illegal. What the law doesn't mention is any other kind of electronic card payments, even a debit card.More
  • Milford Residents Say No to School Referendums

    Milford Residents Say No to School Referendums

    Thursday, March 27 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-03-27 11:21:12 GMT
    MILFORD, De. - Hundreds went to the polls on Wednesday to vote on two referendums in Milford. The first referendum calls for nearly $13 million in tax increases in order to replace the Milford Middle School,More
    Hundreds went to the polls on Wednesday and denied two school referendums in Milford. The first referendum called for nearly $13 million in tax increases in order to replace the Milford Middle School, which closed last year due to infrastructure issues. The second referendum would have raised taxes in order to raise an additional $2.1 million in order to cover operational costs, such as staff and programs.More
  • Delaware Lawmakers Pursue Safety for Oil Rail Shipments

    Delaware Lawmakers Pursue Safety for Oil Rail Shipments

    Thursday, March 27 2014 1:15 AM EDT2014-03-27 05:15:29 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - State lawmakers are working to ensure that increased rail shipments of oil to Delaware come with adequate safety and response measures. Members of the House Energy quizzed industryMore
    State lawmakers are working to ensure that increased rail shipments of oil to Delaware come with adequate safety and response measures.More
  • Collapsed Pipe Closes Road in Seaford

    Collapsed Pipe Closes Road in Seaford

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:54:41 GMT
    SEAFORD, Del. - A broken crossroad pipe has caused the north portion of Park Avenue by the Seaford Industrial Park to be closed.The 40-foot-long, 4-foot-wide pipe collapsed.  According to Assistant CityMore
    A broken crossroad pipe has caused the north portion of Park Avenue by the Seaford Industrial Park to be closed.More
  • Milford Central Academy Top School in Music Education

    Milford Central Academy Top School in Music Education

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-03-26 22:30:13 GMT
    Milford Central Academy has been recognized as the top school in Delaware for music education.More
    Milford Central Academy has been recognized as the top school in Delaware for music education.More
  • Four Arrested on Marijuana Charges in Kent County

    Four Arrested on Marijuana Charges in Kent County

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-03-26 21:29:03 GMT
    HARRINGTON, Del.- Four people were arrested Tuesday, in connection with illegal possession and distribution of marijuana.  According to Delaware State Police, at approximately 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, the KentMore
    Four people were arrested Tuesday, in connection with illegal possession and distribution of marijuana.More
  • Teen Arrested for Smyrna Bomb Threats

    Teen Arrested for Smyrna Bomb Threats

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 2:45 PM EDT2014-03-26 18:45:56 GMT
    SMYRNA, Del.- The Smyrna School District evacuated all of its schools Tuesday morning following two unspecified bomb threats received by the district's central office. The district posted on its websiteMore
    Officials say all eight schools in the Smyrna School District have been cleared for any signs of explosives following two unspecified bomb threats.More
  • Del. Bill Would Require School Emergency Alarms

    Del. Bill Would Require School Emergency Alarms

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 12:54 PM EDT2014-03-26 16:54:25 GMT
    A state House committee is considering a bill that requires emergency alarm systems in all Delaware schools.More
    A state House committee is considering a bill that requires emergency alarm systems in all Delaware schools.More
  • DelDOT Issues Road Status Update

    DelDOT Issues Road Status Update

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-03-26 15:38:30 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Primary and most secondary roads throughout Delaware are primarily clear Wednesday morning, but drifting snow is becoming a factor, the state Department of Transportation reports. DelDOTMore
    Primary and most secondary roads throughout Delaware are primarily clear Wednesday morning, but drifting snow is becoming a factor, the state Department of Transportation reports.More
  • 'Christina's Law' Passes Del. Senate

    'Christina's Law' Passes Del. Senate

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-03-26 13:55:54 GMT
    LEWES, De. - It's been almost three years since 14-year old Christina Atkins passed away after a visit to the Beebe Medical Center. The young girl entered a bathroom at the hospital, locking the door behindMore
    LEWES, De. - It's been almost three years since 14-year old Christina Atkins passed away after a visit to the Beebe Medical Center. The young girl collapsed in a hospital bathroom, and with the doors being locked, hospital staff members were unable to gain access for ten minutes. In the aftermath of this ordeal, the state house has now taken action to pass a bill called "Christina's Law."More
  • Winter Weather in Spring Surprises Many

    Winter Weather in Spring Surprises Many

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:27 AM EDT2014-03-26 12:27:12 GMT
    The calendar may say spring but Delmarva saw winter weather on Tuesday. The snow is not what many people were expecting.More
    The calendar may say spring but Delmarva saw winter weather on Tuesday. The snow is not what many people were expecting.More
  • Delaware Lawmaker Suggests Alternative to Gas Tax

    Delaware Lawmaker Suggests Alternative to Gas Tax

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:25 AM EDT2014-03-26 12:25:07 GMT
    SEAFORD, De. - For more than a month, Governor Jack Markell has been calling for a gas tax increase of ten cents per gallon, in order to fix up the roadways. Now a state lawmaker from Seaford has suggestedMore
    For more than a month, Gov. Jack Markell has been calling for a gas tax increase of 10 cents per gallon, in order to improve Delaware's roadways. Now a state lawmaker from Seaford has suggested an alternative, which he said will eliminate the gas tax increase, and still generate more than $1 billion over seven years.More
  • Del. Lawmakers Prepare to Wrangle Over Tax Increase Proposal

    Del. Lawmakers Prepare to Wrangle Over Tax Increase Proposal

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 8:19 AM EDT2014-03-26 12:19:54 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - A vote to raise taxes on businesses is temporarily on hold in Delaware. The state House of Representatives was to have debated the proposed tax increases Tuesday.Staff for the HouseMore
    A vote to raise taxes on businesses is temporarily on hold in Delaware. The state House of Representatives was to have debated the proposed tax increases Tuesday.More
  • Lewes Woman Dies After Crash With Truck Tractor

    Lewes Woman Dies After Crash With Truck Tractor

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 7:49 AM EDT2014-03-26 11:49:41 GMT
    A Lewes woman has passed away as result of a car crash.More
    A Lewes woman died as the result of injuries sustained in a crash that occurred Tuesday afternoon north of Milton.More
  • Most DART Bus Service Operating on Normal Schedules

    Most DART Bus Service Operating on Normal Schedules

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 7:20 AM EDT2014-03-26 11:20:11 GMT
    UNDATED- DART statewide services, both fixed route and paratransit, are operating normal schedules on Wednesday, March 26, with delays possible in Kent and Sussex counties. SEPTA Wilmington/Newark LineMore
    DART statewide services, both fixed route and paratransit, are operating normal schedules on Wednesday, March 26, with delays possible in Kent and Sussex counties.More
  • Cape Henlopen Holds Final Referendum Meeting

    Cape Henlopen Holds Final Referendum Meeting

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-03-26 02:43:07 GMT
    LEWES, Del. - The Cape Henlopen School District held the last of four community meetings at Beacon Middle School Tuesday night to discuss the upcoming referendum to build a new 720 student elementary school.AccordingMore
    The school district is holding meetings to discuss an upcoming referendum to build a new elementary school.
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  • Selection Announced for New Police Chief in Dover

    Selection Announced for New Police Chief in Dover

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-03-25 23:45:37 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - The Dover Police Department announced Tuesday afternoon the choice for its new chief. Mayor Carelton Carey chose Major Paul Bernat. Bernat has been with the Dover Police DepartmentMore
    Mayor Carelton Carey chose Major Paul Bernat. Bernat has been with the Dover Police Department four 25 years. And he's held the rank of major since 2010.More
  • Troopers Investigating Armed Home Invasion

    Troopers Investigating Armed Home Invasion

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-03-25 22:28:35 GMT
    SEAFORD, Del.- Delaware State Police are investigating an armed home invasion. Troopers said they responded to a 9-1-1 call at a home on the 23000 block on East Middlecord Circle just after 10 p.m. MondayMore
    Delaware State Police are investigating an armed home invasion in Seaford.
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  • Milford Man Convicted of Animal Cruelty

    Milford Man Convicted of Animal Cruelty

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-03-25 20:02:54 GMT
    MILFORD, Del.- Authorities say a Milford man has been convicted of animal cruelty after his pet cocker spaniel died from an infection due to extreme matting of hair. Bobby Smith, 60, was found guiltyMore
    Authorities said Tuesday that a Milford man has been convicted of animal cruelty after his pet cocker spaniel died from an infection due to extreme matting of hair.More
  • Police Search for Laurel Sex Offender

    Police Search for Laurel Sex Offender

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-03-25 19:35:36 GMT
    LAUREL, Del.- Delaware State Police are looking for a convicted sex offender wanted for failure to re-register his current address with authorities. Investigators said Tuesday they have obtained a warrantMore
    Delaware State Police are looking for a convicted sex offender wanted for failure to re-register his current address with authorities.More
  • Del. Flags Flying Half-staff for Former Rep.

    Del. Flags Flying Half-staff for Former Rep.

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-03-25 14:23:31 GMT
    Flags in Delaware are flying at half-staff through Tuesday in honor of former State Rep. William Vernon Sr.More
    Flags in Delaware are flying at half-staff through Tuesday in honor of former State Rep. William Henry Vernon Sr.More
  • Del. Nurse Arrested for Prescription Fraud

    Del. Nurse Arrested for Prescription Fraud

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-03-25 14:09:51 GMT
    SMYRNA, Del.- A nurse at the Delaware Hospital for the Chronically Ill is facing multiple charges following accusations that she used fraud and forgery to get prescription drugs intended for patients atMore
    A former nurse at the Delaware Hospital for the Chronically Ill is facing multiple charges following accusations that she used fraud and forgery to get prescription drugs intended for patients at the facility.More
  • Indian River School District Moves Last Day of School to June 10

    Indian River School District Moves Last Day of School to June 10

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-03-25 14:03:19 GMT
    The Indian River Board of Education has moved the last day of classes to Tuesday, June 10. The school district recently extended the school day by 30 minutes to make up lost instructional hours resultingMore
    The Indian River Board of Education has moved the last day of classes for the district's schools to Tuesday, June 10.More
  • Del. Flood Insurance Rates on the Rise

    Del. Flood Insurance Rates on the Rise

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-03-25 13:53:58 GMT
    LEWES, De. - After Superstorm Sandy hit the coastal U.S., flooding became a problem for homes across the country. Cleaning the mess up actually put the national flood insurance program underwater as well.  TheMore
    After Superstorm Sandy hit the coastal U.S., flooding became a problem for homes across the country. Cleaning the mess up actually put the national flood insurance program underwater as well.More
  • Wanxiang Affiliate Buys Fisker Plant for $18M

    Wanxiang Affiliate Buys Fisker Plant for $18M

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-03-25 13:24:46 GMT
    New Castle County officials say an affiliate of Wanxiang America has acquired the Fisker Automotive plant near Newport.More
    New Castle County officials say an affiliate of Wanxiang America has acquired the Fisker Automotive plant near Newport.More
  • Del. House to Vote on Tax Increases

    Del. House to Vote on Tax Increases

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-03-25 12:29:37 GMT
    The state House is set to vote on a package of tax increases upon which Gov. Jack Markell is relying to help pay for his spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year.More
    The state House is set to vote on a package of tax increases upon which Gov. Jack Markell is relying to help pay for his spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year.More
  • Smyrna School District Adds Two Days to Students' Schedule

    Smyrna School District Adds Two Days to Students' Schedule

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:49 AM EDT2014-03-25 11:49:45 GMT
    SMYRNA, Del.- More snow is not the news schools in Delaware want to hear. Last week the state Board of Education agreed to forgive up to six school days because of the repeated bad weather. Having theMore
    The Smyrna School District decided to add two more school days for students to help make up for the total of 10 days they missed this year.More
  • Dover Keeps Hunt for New Police Chief within the Department

    Dover Keeps Hunt for New Police Chief within the Department

    Monday, March 24 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-03-25 02:45:42 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - The hunt continues for a new chief of the Dover Police Department. Some cities have nationwide or region-wide searches for new chiefs,­ like Salisbury did before it hired Chief BarbaraMore
    The hunt continues for a new chief of the Dover Police Department. Some cities have nationwide or region-wide searches for new chiefs,­ like Salisbury did before it hired Chief Barbara Duncan in 2010. Dover, on the other hand, keeps its search much closer to home and puts the decision in the hands of one person.More
  • Felton Man Charged With Dealing in Child Pornography

    Felton Man Charged With Dealing in Child Pornography

    Monday, March 24 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-03-24 19:55:52 GMT
    FELTON, Del.- A Felton man has been arrested on child pornography charges following an online investigation. Twenty-five-year-old Stephen M. Parsons was arrested Friday and charged with 25 counts ofMore
    A Felton man has been arrested on child pornography charges following an online investigation.
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  • Justices Deny Del. Court Appeal Over Secrecy

    Justices Deny Del. Court Appeal Over Secrecy

    Monday, March 24 2014 2:30 PM EDT2014-03-24 18:30:02 GMT
    The Supreme Court has effectively killed a Delaware law that allowed state judges to preside over secret arbitration in high-stakes business disputes.More
    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday effectively killed a Delaware law that allowed state judges to preside over secret arbitration in high-stakes business disputes.
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  • Harrington Man Jailed After Bar Fight

    Harrington Man Jailed After Bar Fight

    Monday, March 24 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-03-24 18:09:39 GMT
    HARRINGTON, Del.- A Harrington man is behind bars on multiple charges after police say he hit two people following a late night fight that happened outside a bar. Harrington police said that at aroundMore
    A Harrington man is behind bars on multiple charges after police say he hit two people following a late night fight that happened outside a bar.More
  • Del. Abortion Provider's Suspension May End

    Del. Abortion Provider's Suspension May End

    Monday, March 24 2014 1:29 PM EDT2014-03-24 17:29:05 GMT
    The Delaware attorney general's office is recommending lifting the suspension of a Delaware doctor whose infractions came to light as part of a probe of a clinic linked to a Philadelphia abortion provider...More
    The Delaware Attorney General's Office is recommending lifting the suspension of a Delaware doctor whose infractions came to light as part of a probe of a clinic linked to a Philadelphia abortion provider serving life in prison for murder.More
  • Man Assaulted and Robbed in Dover

    Man Assaulted and Robbed in Dover

    Monday, March 24 2014 9:37 AM EDT2014-03-24 13:37:33 GMT
    DOVER, Del.- Dover police are looking for two suspects wanted for assaulting and robbing a man walking home after withdrawing money from the Dover Federal Credit Union. Police said that shortly afterMore
    Dover police are looking for two suspects wanted for assaulting and robbing a man walking home after withdrawing money from the Dover Federal Credit Union.More
  • Troopers Arrest Camden Man for 6th Offense DUI

    Troopers Arrest Camden Man for 6th Offense DUI

    Monday, March 24 2014 8:13 AM EDT2014-03-24 12:13:28 GMT
    DOVER-Del.- Delaware State Police have arrested a man from Camden after they said he was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol for the sixth time. Police said the incident happened at approximatelyMore
    Delaware State Police have arrested a man from Camden after they said he was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol for the sixth time.More
  • Del. Gas Price Average Drops a Penny From a Week Ago

    Del. Gas Price Average Drops a Penny From a Week Ago

    Monday, March 24 2014 7:43 AM EDT2014-03-24 11:43:13 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Motorists in Delaware are paying a penny less at the pump when compared to a week ago. AAA Mid-Atlantic said Sunday in a weekly report that the average price of a gallon of regular unleadedMore
    Motorists in Delaware are paying a penny less at the pump when compared to a week ago.More
  • Man Arrested After Firing Gun in Univ. of Del. Parking Lot

    Man Arrested After Firing Gun in Univ. of Del. Parking Lot

    The University of Delaware says a 22-year-old Newark man was arrested after firing a gun in a parking lot at the school.More
    The University of Delaware says a 22-year-old Newark man was arrested after firing a gun in a parking lot at the school.More
  • Young Multiple Murderer Could Be Paroled

    Young Multiple Murderer Could Be Paroled

    © (Photo: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal)© (Photo: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal)
    The youngest multiple murderer in Delaware history now has hope of one day being released from prison.More
    The youngest multiple murderer in Delaware history now has hope of one day being released from prison.More
  • Package of Bills Aims to Root out Businesses Working without Licenses in Del.

    Package of Bills Aims to Root out Businesses Working without Licenses in Del.

    Friday, March 21 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-03-22 03:55:13 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (WBOC) - A package of new laws proposed this week in Delaware aim to root out bad business practices.The four bills, all from Democrats, each look to make it easier to find and deal with businessesMore
    The four bills, all from Democrats, each look to make it easier to find and deal with businesses doing work in Delaware without the proper licenses to do so.More
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