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Ocean City moves July 4 fireworks to New Year's Eve to cap 2020 with a bang

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:29

Ocean City will move its 4th of July firework show to New Year's Eve. The mayor and Town Council voted unanimously to move the display.


Natural gas pipeline through Salisbury to be discussed at hearing, opposition anticipated

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 14:20

A public hearing on the Del-Mar pipeline proposed to bring natural gas through Salisbury to Somerset County will occur Tuesday, July 7.


Delaware primary election results 2020

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 08:49


Primary election results: Joe Biden's home state of Delaware heads to the polls

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 08:49

Delaware heads to the polls to vote in the 2020 presidential primary as state's own moves closer to nomination.


Wor-Wic welcomes students back on campus, announces class options for fall

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 08:00

Wor-Wic students will have several learning options for classes this fall, as the community college on Monday announced safe reopening plans.


Hogan's 'devastating' proposed education cuts draw strong responses on Lower Shore

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 06:30

Educators across the Lower Shore remain vigilant as school funding cuts are eyed at the Maryland state level.


Delaware fighting coronavirus outbreak at Sussex prison

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 18:19

Delaware's southernmost prison is dealing with an outbreak of coronavirus among its inmates.


West Ocean City Hooters to close permanently due to COVID-19

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 17:00

The Hooters restaurant in West Ocean City is closing because of COVID-19, according to the location's management.


What you need to know about voting in Delaware's Tuesday presidential primary

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 14:39

Coronavirus has forced date postponements, polling place closures and expanded absentee options for the closed primary election on Tuesday, July 7.


Delaware reports 165 more cases; two free testing days set for Salisbury: coronavirus news

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 13:13

Coronavirus news from Maryland, Delaware and Virginia for July 6: Delaware reports 165 more cases; two free testing days scheduled for Salisbury.


As COVID-19 sweeps Delaware, face masks can save lives. So why are we fighting over them?

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 11:56

To wear or not wear a face mask. It's the controversy of COVID-19, and everyone has an opinion on it.


Frankford man who shot at vehicle with rifle arrested: Police

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 11:53

Layne Parker of Frankford, Delaware, faces multiple charges in connection with the July 2 shooting at an intersection in Millsboro, state police said.


White Marlin Open adds new location for spectators during COVID-19 restrictions

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 10:30

The White Marlin Open in Ocean City Md. is adding a new location for spectators following restrictions set down due to COVID-19.


Low tide in Wicomico River reveals trash, algal blooms

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 09:47

The Wicomico River has water quality problems, but there are things Salisbury residents can do to help.


Bonaparte's ungrateful American bride is shunned by France

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 07:35

A young American married Napoleon Bonaparte's brother and it did not go well — at home and in France.


'It's lonely': Thousands without broadband struggle in an increasingly virtual world

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 06:00

Without high-speed internet, rural residents say they're 'living in the past.' Lawmakers are working to connect everyone, but it could take years.


'Left behind': How broadband gap impacts rural Marylanders

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 06:00

Maryland rural resident explains how COVID-19 intensified the broadband access gap he and his neighbors face.


1 killed, 3 injured in fatal Mardela Springs crash on 4th of July

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 15:36

One man was killed and three others were injured in a fatal crash that happened late Saturday night near Mardela Springs.


National Park Service charges man for riding Assateague horse

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 15:22

The National Park Service confirmed Sunday a man was charged for riding an Assateague horse. He could face up to a $5,000 fine and/or time in jail.


Fatal crash kills 2 in Millsboro, DSP identifies victims in 2 other fatal crashes

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 10:29

Delaware State Police are investigating a crash that killed two Friday in Millsboro as police deal with two other fatal crashes from Friday in Delaware.