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Virginia Shore native returns to head UVa. Coastal Research Center

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:27

For Eastern Shore native Cora Johnston, being site director of the UVa. Coastal Research Center is her dream job.


Facebook groups help connect Delmarva community

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:25

These 4 Facebook groups on Salisbury, Md., Ocean Pines, the Eastern Shore of Virginia, and community events offer opportunities to connect.


Teachers, supporters march for funding in Maryland's capital

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:04

A huge gathering of teachers, students and community supporters marched in Annapolis this week in a call for increased school funding.


'Beat Bobby Flay': Food Network show will feature Sussex chef in upcoming episode

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 10:01

"Beat Bobby Flay": Sussex, Delaware, chef Bill Clifton takes on the Food Network's celebrity chef.


WATCH: Parksley applies for grant for downtown revitalization

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 09:55

Parksley is applying for a $700K grant to revitalize its downtown.


Georgetown police : 22 pounds of marijuana, 300 vape pens found during arrest

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 09:33

Georgetown police officers arrested a New York man after finding 22 pounds of marijuana and 300 THC vape pens in his car.


Delaware beach bars are ready to open for 2019 season

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 06:10

Delaware beach bars will start opening for the 2019 season. Here's what to expect and when the party gets underway.


Traffic advisory: Ocean City St. Patrick's Day festivities

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 06:09

The Delmarva Irish-American Club's St. Patrick's Day Parade will make its way down Coastal Highway in Ocean City, Maryland, March 16, 2019.


Woman's body found near Bethel Saturday was dismembered

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 19:07

A woman found on a roadside near Bethel Saturday was missing pieces, a missing persons database revealed. Police haven't confirmed that information.


Diana Ross, Steve Miller Band coming to Freeman Stage

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 15:26

Concerts: Diana Ross, Steve Miller Band, more than 20 acts announced as scheduled performers at Freeman Stage summer 2019, in Sussex County, Delaware.


What's happening in Sussex, Rehoboth, at the beach

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 15:01

Updates on the Delaware Beaches, Rehoboth Beach and other cities and towns within Sussex County will be added to this page each week.


Rehoboth man faces robbery, assault and weapon charges

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 14:29

Christopher Boone of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, assaulted a man and stole his money and cellphone during a March 1 incident, state police said.


Crews battle fire at Worcester lumber yard

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 14:07

The Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Company's live run log shows firefighters responded to a fire at Millville Lumber at 12:16 p.m. Tuesday.


WATCH: New farm to table store opening near Chincoteague

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 12:43

Whiteraven's Nest Farm to Table & More opens March 23, 2019 on Chincoteague Road.


PHOTOS: Whiteraven's Nest Farm to Table & More opening March 23

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 11:41

Whiteraven's Nest Farm to Table & More is opening near Chincoteague, Virginia.


'Primitive' youth camp to billiards: Local recreation options abound

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 11:20

From "primitive" youth camp to surf fishing and billiards, Mike Berger takes a look at local recreation options.


Indian River School District to host second referendum for new building, space on May 7

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 09:41

After failing to pass a February referendum for added classroom space, the Indian River School District will ask again.


Suspect in February rape of girl, 17, arrested, charged: Police

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 09:00

A Milton man has been arrested in connection with the rape of a 17-year-old in February, state police said.


19-year-old dead in Princess Anne crash: Police

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 07:46

Maryland State Police said the early morning crash in Princess Anne claimed the life of a 19-year-old woman from Painter in Accomack, Virginia.


New Virginia law bans all tobacco products at schools

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 06:19

Gov. Ralph Northam has signed into law a ban on all tobacco products at Virginia schools.