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'Unusual times for us all': Delaware State Fair will go on, with restrictions in place

Thu, 06/25/2020 - 06:48

"The fair is not going to be the usual setup that we've known over the past 100 years."

       

Justice Department won't prosecute protesters, investigate police after Route 13 arrests

Thu, 06/25/2020 - 06:29

The Justice Department's announcement comes about two weeks after 20 protesters were charged following a march on Route 13.

       

Despite protections and coronavirus, Maryland tenants risk losing their homes

Thu, 06/25/2020 - 06:00

Residents should understand their rights and resources, while many wait for what to expect when the moratorium on evictions evaporates.

       

Visiting Ocean City for the Fourth of July? Here's what to expect on beach, boardwalk

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 16:32

Here's what to expect in Ocean City for the Fourth of July when it comes to weather, coronavirus restrictions, what will be open and morel

       

Man charged in fireworks explosion at Ocean City apartment building

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 16:26

A Maryland man was arrested in connection with a June 10 explosion and fire caused by fireworks at an Ocean City apartment building.

       

Serious crash closes Route 113 in Dagsboro: Police

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 10:09

Route 113 in Dagsboro is closed due to a serious crash involving multiple vehicle, Delaware State Police report.

       

Scott Taylor sets rematch with Elaine Luria for Virginia's 2nd District House seat

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 08:01

Scott Taylor won the Republican primary Tuesday to set a rematch with Elaine Luria for Virginia's 2nd District congressional seat.

       

Virginia sets Phase 3 start date; Somerset plans another testing event: coronavirus news

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 07:55

Coronavirus news from Delaware, Maryland and Virginia for June 24: Somerset County plans another testing event; Virginia sets Phase Three start date.

       

Heading to the Delaware beaches this weekend? Here are some helpful tips for your trip

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 06:51

Is swimming allowed? Can I rent a hotel? What businesses are open? Here are some answers to questions beach-goers might have this weekend.

       

Chesapeake Bay's dead zone expected to be smaller this year

Wed, 06/24/2020 - 06:00

Chesapeake Bay's dead zone is expected to be slightly smaller but a big part will likely still suffer from low oxygen this summer.

       

'It was so crazy': Man handles shark with bare hands on Delaware beach in viral video

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 21:22

A swimmer was captured in a viral video holding a shark with his bare hands off the coast of Cape Henlopen State Park Beach in Delaware.

       

See man handle shark with bare hands on Delaware beach

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 21:22

A beachgoer captured this viral video of a man holding a shark off the coast of Cape Henlopen State Park Beach in Delaware over the weekend.

       

Fireworks in Ocean City: Sparks fly as council debates new dates for firework displays

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 17:42

The Ocean City Council spent Tuesday debating when it should reschedule its Fourth of July fireworks. Some notable dates came up including the OC Air Show and Labor Day.

       

Farmers market pops up in Cape Charles

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 16:18

Pearl Market, near the southern tip of Northampton County, hosted a pop-up farmers and artisans Market on June 20.

       

White Marlin Open seeks support from Ocean City amid changing COVID guidelines

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 15:43

The organizers of the White Marlin Open are asking the Ocean City Council to support the fishing tournament as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold.

       

Phase 3 of reopening to begin July 1: Virginia coronavirus update

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 15:14

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday that Phase Three of the Forward Virginia reopening plan will begin next Wednesday, July 1.

       

Indian River School District superintendent to retire June 30

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 13:07

Indian River superintendent Mark Steele will retire June 30 after nearly four decades serving the school district. Jay Owens will succeed.

       

Berlin man facing assault, false imprisonment charges: Police

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 12:29

Edwin Horner of Berlin, Maryland was arrested after an assault inside a car in West Ocean City, according to the Worcester Bureau of Investigation.

       

Va. sees 25 deaths — none on Shore; Wicomico reports another death: coronavirus news

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 11:29

Coronavirus news from Maryland, Delaware and Virginia for June 23: Shorebirds cancel July 4th fireworks; Va. has 25 new deaths, but none from Shore.

       

Ocean City deli assault, theft leads to two arrests: Police

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 08:24

Kenisha A. Ward of Baltimore and Devon L. Jones of Randallstown face multiple charges in a Sunday night incident at an Ocean City deli, police said.

       

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