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Coastal Point • Tyler Valliant: Runners get off to a good start at the blare of the horn for the beginning of the Athletes Against Alzheimer’s Run...

News

A house near Selbyville that had been the site of multiple drug crimes and police calls since 2014 was boarded up as a result of work by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Delaware State Police (DSP) to deem it a...

This Washington Avenue house was boarded up after being officially declared a criminal nuisance property in Selbyville, near Polly Branch Road.

The Town of Millsboro just grew a little larger — somewhere between 80 and 100 hotel rooms, and one restaurant, larger.

The Millsboro Town Council voted unanimously on Monday, Aug. 6, to incorporate a 3-plus-acre parcel on Route 113 — the...

If ever a pitcher was deemed untouchable in the game of softball, Asia-Pacific’s Royevel Palma fit that definition last week in the Little League Senior League World Series softball championships, held at the Pyle Center complex in Roxana.

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Asia-Pacific players celebrate their win.

After two drafts and thousands of public comments, the State of Delaware has scrapped the proposed Regulation 225, originally intended to prevent discrimination against school children based on gender and other protected characteristics.

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Desperate times call for desperate measures, and the Indian River School District is practically clawing at the walls for some breathing room.

At Millsboro Middle School, that means losing the library for a little while.

“We are...

Millsboro Middle School is one of many schools scrambling to carve classrooms from other existing spaces, including the library.

News

Less than two weeks after the Frankford Town Council approved a budget that included a 45 percent increase in town water rates, a room full of residents attended August’s regular council meeting — many with questions about how the Town spends its...

The Ocean View Police Department is teaming up with law-enforcement agencies throughout the state to help train K-9 handlers in first aid for their four-legged partners.

“For me, my biggest issue is, if our dog is injured in the line of...

Ocean View Police Cpl. Justin Hopkins and K-9 Hardy will both attend Ales for Tails — a fundraiser aiming to provide K-9 officers throughout the state with life-saving first aid training for their four-legged partners.

The Town of Ocean View will host an informational meeting on the planned Woodland Park drainage project next week, on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at town hall.

While the presentation regarding the work will begin at 6 p.m., the public is being...

Lifestyle

South Bethany residents and visitors are being invited to a Movie on the Beach hosted by the Town of South Bethany on Saturday, Aug. 11, at 7:30 p... See more...

In early 1861, prior to the outbreak of hostilities in America, the U.S. Army’s headquarters in Texas was located in San Antonio, at the Alamo,... See more...

Bethany Beach’s annual Summer Concert Series on the bandstand continues on weekends through Labor Day. The Town announced this week that the U.S.... See more...

Business

Allen Harim, a producer and processor of no-antibiotic chicken on Delmarva, has moved into a new corporate headquarters building near Millsboro,... See more...

Allen Harim recently opened a headquarters in Millsboro on Thursday, Aug. 2.

The Indian River High School cafeteria has all the basics: three serving lines, a ketchup dispenser, vending machines and dozens of tables.

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The Del-One Federal Credit will teach high-schoolers how to run their own banking kiosk at Indian River High School..

Sports

If ever a pitcher was deemed untouchable in the game of softball, Asia-Pacific’s Royevel Palma fit that definition last week in the Little League...

Asia-Pacific players celebrate their win.

Hey, grown-ups — when did you last spend a weekday adventuring around the state parks? Delaware Seashore State Park is hosting a day camp for...

Professional athletes often say that they fell in love with their sport when they were a kid. But, because of the cost of equipment, uniforms and...

The Ball 4 All kids were on hand at a high school softball game in May of this year. The organization is raising money to get more kids involved in sports — regardless of their financial situations.

The Special Olympics of Delaware will be hosting its second session of its annual summer camp at Camp Barnes near Bethany Beach, coming up on Aug...

 Special Olympics athletes get some arts and craft time in.

It was the culmination of another wonderful season for the District 3 Challenger Division when they hosted a World Series game of their own last...

Lower Sussex Little League District 3 Challenger Division particpants enjoyed a game of ­baseball during the Senior League Softball World Series in Roxana on Thursday, Aug. 2. The Shorebirds’ Sherman was on hand to cheer on the children as they played.