Delmarva Now ~ News

Subscribe to Delmarva Now ~ News feed Delmarva Now ~ News
Updated: 32 min 37 sec ago

Former Onley mayor John Willis Kellam dies

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 14:23

Former Onley Mayor John Willis Kellam died Wednesday at Riverside hospital.

       

Offshore drilling, seismic testing ban passed by House

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 14:10

The affected area includes a zone off Ocean City approved for oil exploration via airgun arrays.

       

Ocean conservationists call for more measures to save rare East Coast whale from extinction

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 09:44

Eight more North Atlantic right whales were killed this year, meaning that deaths of this rare species are now outpacing new births.

       

Northampton considers $25M loan for school renovations

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 09:00

Northampton will hold a public hearing on a plan to borrow $25 million for school renovations.

       

$33 million Rehoboth Elementary School opens as district tackles capacity issues

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 09:00

With an enrollment capacity of 720 students, Rehoboth Elementary will help Cape Henlopen School District address student capacity issues.

       

Lewes bicyclist critically injured in Coastal Highway crash

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 07:03

Police say they are investigating a "serious crash" in Lewes that sent a bicyclist to the hospital Tuesday afternoon.

       

Oyster restoration: Maryland efforts get $800,000 federal boost

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 07:00

Chesapeake Bay oyster restoration efforts in Maryland have received $800,000 in federal funding.

       

What happens if Chesapeake Bay Bridge doesn't add another crossing

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 06:00

The possible Chesapeake Bay crossing alternatives have been narrowed to three routes as well as a no-build option — but what does that mean?

       

PHOTOS: Ocean City, community honor 9/11 with annual motorcycle parade

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 15:27

The Ocean City community gathered Wednesday to remember the attacks on 9/11 with its annual 9/11 Parade of Brothers down the boardwalk.

       

Delaware woman didn't know she was pregnant — then she gave birth in a bathroom

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 14:52

Carla Collazo had taken two pregnancy tests that came back negative and had been told by doctors she probably couldn't become pregnant.

       

Berlin man found guilty in child rape case

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 13:19

From 2017 through 2019, Worcester prosecutors say Keith Mariani of Berlin, Maryland sexually abused a child. He was found guilty of 2nd-degree rape.

       

PHOTOS: $33 million Rehoboth Elementary School opens

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 13:09

With an enrollment capacity of 720 students, Rehoboth Elementary will help address Cape Henlopen School District's student capacity issues.

       

Sept. 11, 2001: USA Today coverage from the day that shook the world

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 12:57

It was a sunny late fall morning in America, business as usual. And then that business came to a halt.

       

PHOTOS: Wicomico crossing guards guide students safely to school

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 12:10

Wicomico County has nearly a dozen crossing guards who are charged with helping students on foot get safely to and from school each day.

       

Walmart expands grocery pickup on Delmarva. Here's where you can save time

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:15

Walmart's online pick option will soon be expand on the Eastern Shore of Maryland starting Sept. 24, according to the chain's app.

       

Chincoteague's 'second season': Quiet, but plenty to do

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:06

Fall in Chincoteague is quieter than summer, but there still is plenty to do.

       

WATCH: DMV celebrates success of Parksley office

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:44

DMV Commissioner Richard Holcomb congratulates Parksley officials on the success of its DMV Select office.

       

Ocean Pines residents will soon have cable options in Comcast, Mediacom

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:40

The Ocean Pines Association Board of Directors approved a new contract with Comcast Tuesday night giving residents a new option for cable service.

       

Delaware history: An umbrella-eating shark showed its voracious appetite, travel range

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 08:00

Sharks travel great distances, and one caught in Lewes in 1911 proved it when it was found with an umbrella it swallowed in Long Island.

       

OC Italian bistro among two new restaurants opening near Salisbury Aldi

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 07:35

Ripieno's, an Italian restaurant based in Ocean City, will open a second location in Salisbury. It will be located north of the Aldi.

       

Pages