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Police volunteer Bill Wichmann, 81, chats with Ocean View Police Chief Ken McLaughlin during a recent shift.

Among the seven volunteers at the Ocean View Police Department, the joke is that one task is of utmost importance: keeping the coffee fresh and...

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Among the seven volunteers at the Ocean View Police Department, the joke is that one task is of utmost importance: keeping the coffee fresh and the pot on.

“If we run out of coffee, don’t bother coming back. Whatever the chief likes,...

Police volunteer Bill Wichmann, 81, chats with Ocean View Police Chief Ken McLaughlin during a recent shift.

Mountaire Farms has simplified its plans to get chicken trucks at its Selbyville plant out of the rain.

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control (DNREC) is pushing Mountaire to reduce chicken waste and...

The slate of six candidates vying for four spots on the Fenwick Town Council in next month’s election include a mix of incumbents and former council members, as well as two newcomers.

The candidates, Mitchell “Mike” Houser, Eugene Langan,...

Officials at both Bayhealth and Beebe Healthcare are waiting for the July 25 decision by Delaware’s Health Resources Board to approve or deny applications from each to build freestanding emergency departments within a few miles of each other....

As part of a short-term effort to address persistent problems with bicycle parking, the Town of South Bethany will be adding bicycle racks on North 6th Street and on South 6th Street.

While they had been hoping another idea would be a...

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After a presentation of nearly 20 minutes, with several questions from council members, the new Royal Farms project received a conditional green light to begin construction at the Route 113/Clayton Street site.

The conditional approval was...

Jonathan N.H. Street of Becker Morgan Group represented Royal Farms at their presentation in front of the Dagsboro Town Council on Monday, July 15.

Families rounding their final summer before kindergarten can breathe a little easier. The Frankford Public Library is hosting a kindergarten readiness program to help kids and parents face the unknown.

The K-Club will meet for four weeks,...

Preliminary design and the field survey are now under way for the $85 million bypass that will take traffic from Route 113 north, around Millsboro, to Route 24 east.

Construction is set to begin in the 2023 fiscal year on the new connector...

Lifestyle

Once again this year, a bumper crop of American flags signals the observance of Memorial Day as Flags for Heroes honors those who served their... See more...

Guests can eat well and have fun at the third annual Games Day fundraiser, benefiting women’s emergency shelters in Kent and Sussex counties.... See more...

When Joost Elling was 13, he went to the Netherlands to visit his paternal grandmother and fell in love with a particular Dutch sandwich cookie.... See more...

Business

After a presentation of nearly 20 minutes, with several questions from council members, the new Royal Farms project received a conditional green... See more...

Jonathan N.H. Street of Becker Morgan Group represented Royal Farms at their presentation in front of the Dagsboro Town Council on Monday, July 15.

On Friday, June 28, Shipwrecked Ice Cream celebrated its grand opening by hosting a ribbon-cutting with the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of... See more...

Shipwrecked owners and staff celebrate the Grand Opening with family, friends, and the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce.

Sports

LSLL Minors softball in state championship game

 

The Lower Sussex Minor League softball team has certainly been as hot as the...

The Lower Sussex Little League team celebrates it’s victory as the District 3 champions.

One of the annual highlights of the Sussex County stock car racing season is the Delaware State Police Camp Barnes Benefit Race. The 47th running...

Two locals racing big block modifieds around the bend; #85 Local racing veteran and legend HJ Bunting of Millsboro leads #8 Norman Short, another local legend from Georgetown.

While the spectator’s eye is focused in appreciation of how a pickleball vol- ley is hit by a 5.0 player, or how Nadal sends the tennis ball...

Pebble Beach — the golf course in California known throughout the golfing world — is one of the holy-grail spots on any golfer’s bucket list....

Hannah Lydic poses in front of The Den at Bear Trap Dunes.

The Lower Sussex Little League Minors softball team has been on quite the tear to start their postseason run through the District 3 double-...

The LSLL Minor baseball team poses in their dugout. Members include Maggie Bare, Sophia Bowen, Addy Clark, Taygan Conaway, Angela Costango, Cierra Lewis, Jaelyn McCray, Mariah McCabe, Parker O’Shields, Macy Tubbs, Madelyn Wiest, Autumn Wille and Baylie Williamson.