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Nicholos Lingo, 31, of Wilmington has died from injuries sustained after being struck by a minivan on Limestone Road in Stanton Wednesday, police said Friday.
Is racial profiling justified?
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
4 hrs ago | The Wave
A 63-year-old Philadelphia man this week became the latest victim of the so-called "Knockout game," in which a young thug punches his unsuspecting prey so hard he loses consciousness.
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Though he never visited Delaware, Nelson Mandela made a profound impact on the state and its people.
The iconic bronze statue entitled "A Friend", which has long suffered the ravages of Philadelphia's extreme weather changes and had been deteriorating in front of Police Headquarters at 7th & Race Streets, has found its own friend in philanthropist and humanitarian Kal Rudman.
If you were to ask any local hip-hop fan what song had the tristate area buzzing in 2008, they will surely tell you Meek Mill's "In My Bag" had clubs and radios turned all the way up.
With Wilmington's gun violence at an all-time high, City Council members are taking the unusual step of seeking federal help in the form of a Centers for Disease Control study of the escalating "pandemic" of shootings.
Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams needs to accept responsibility for failed leadership in stemming violence in the state's largest city - not blame the top police brass - the head of Delaware's Republican Party said today.
Meet the Delaware Art Museum's 13 studio art instructors and purchase paintings, drawings, jewelry, ceramics and more Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Delaware Art Museum, 2301 Kentmere Parkway in Wilmington.
Some folks like to get away, take a holiday from the neighborhood. But if you watch Morgan Shank's newest music video, you just might want to stay put in Delaware.
A 70-year-old woman had her purse stolen in the 500 block of N. Union St. on Sunday evening, Wilmington police said in a release Wednesday.
The 141-year-old Riverview Cemetery reached a milestone Wednesday afternoon with the dedication of a newly installed state historical marker placed on the grounds of its 42-acre site.
CD, Only Slightly Mad , isn't the record he wanted to make, and he's glad about that.
As the prosecution opened in the first-degree murder trial against Christopher Spence today, there was no disagreement that Spence used a shotgun to fire three blasts into Kirt Williams and Kelmar Allen as they stood by an elevator waiting to leave a party.
The exit from southbound I-495 to Del. 141 near Newport has reopened following a crash and repairs to a damaged guard rail that closed the ramp more than three hours, DelDOT reports.
A second proposal has emerged for the empty space located inside the city-owned parking ramp at the corner of N. 4th St. and W. Highland Blvd., and just across the street from the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
If you were a Pala's Cafe regular, back in the day, then you probably knew Ernest A. "ToTo" Pala Jr. A little Delaware history lesson: Pala's Cafe was an old-school, adults-only neighborhood bar in Wilmington's Little Italy.