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Salisbury shooting: Police seek 2 suspects in confrontation involving shotgun

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 09:58

Police in Salisbury, Maryland are looking for two suspects involved in a Jan. 29 shooting that sent a man to Peninsula Regional Medical Center.


Thanks to government shutdown, SNAP recipients will have gap in food benefits: Report

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 09:04

The Food Bank of Delaware will hold food pantries in February to help.


Here's 5 things to know about the Indian River School District referendum

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 08:48

The district wants more space to house its growing student population, and needs higher taxes to do it. Here's what to know before you vote on Feb. 5.


Poultry growers would get incentive to use alternative water source with Virginia bill

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 08:41

The Virginia Senate approved a bill to give incentives for using water from the Columbia aquifer instead of the Yorktown aquifer.


'Some special times': UMES Super Bowl III players celebrate Jets-Colts game 50 years later

Thu, 01/31/2019 - 06:14

Half a century after Super Bowl III, Eastern Shore football players who participated in the game remember their glory days on the gridiron.


Closings, delays for Jan. 31 due to cold weather

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 20:27

Closings, delays for Jan. 31 due to weather. A cold snap hit Maryland, Delaware and Virginia.


Man convicted of sexually abusing infant: Prosecutors

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 17:38

Tavon Jabire Tull,  23, was found guilty of second-degree rape, third-degree sex offense and second-degree assault, according to Wicomico prosectors.


Hogan strikes bipartisan tone, pushes big tax cuts

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 16:24

Md.'s improved financial climate means the state can afford more than $500M in tax relief, Gov. Larry Hogan said in his State of the State speech.


Homecoming photographer indicted in taking photos under girls' clothes at Sussex Tech

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 15:18

Elias Stephens of Dover, Delaware faces 80 counts of violation of privacy after police say he took inappropriate photos at a Sussex Tech's homecoming.


PHOTOS: Historic Cokesbury Church stained glass windows' restoration nearly complete

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 15:08

Restoration of the final three of 12 stained glass windows at an historic Onancock, Virginia church is underway.


Wor-Wic, University of Maryland enter nursing dual-admission partnership

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 14:56

The University of Maryland School of Nursing and Wor-Wic Community College have launched an agreement of dual admission for nursing students.


Eastern Shore of Virginia Tourism Commission revamped

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 13:33

Changes are being implemented at the Eastern Shore of Virginia Tourism Commission


Amid protest, Virginia legislators announce 5 percent pay raise for teachers

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 13:07

Virginia legislative leaders announced Monday that they would include a 5 percent pay raise for teachers in the state budget.


Hogan pitches plan for tax cuts in State of the State address

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 12:41

In his annual State of the State address, Gov. Larry Hogan pitched his plan for multiple tax cuts.


PHOTOS: Virginia educators march on the Capitol

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 12:36

Teachers from across Virginia marched to the state Capitol in Richmond to call for higher salaries and more funding for public schools.


Mega Millions prize: Man wins $1 million; he thought he had won $1,000

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 12:14

A Long Neck retiree has claimed a $1 million Mega Millions prize after first thinking he had won only $1,000, Delaware Lottery officials announce.


WATCH: Super Bowl specials abound at Delmarva bars, restaurants for big game

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 10:09

For Super Bowl LIII, food and drink specials abound at Delmarva bars and restaurants for the big game.


WATCH: Maryland monitoring air quality near chickenhouses

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 09:34

The Maryland Department of Environment announced the state will launch an effort to monitor air quality around Delmarva chickenhouses.


Weather forecast: Strong winds and extreme cold expected

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 08:02

Bundle up with another layer or a warm scarf because it's going to be another chilly morning on Delmarva.


Maryland air quality monitoring plan reignites poultry battle

Wed, 01/30/2019 - 06:00

The Maryland Department of Environment will launch an effort to monitor air quality around Delmarva chicken houses but critics are already lining up.