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Delaware approves four charters, rejects one
Delaware officials approved four new charter schools Thursday, rejected one application, placed two charters set to open this fall under tight scrutiny over enrollment concerns and allowed an existing school to shrink its enrollment targets.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Joe Biden's son declares candidacy for Governor of Delaware
Beau Biden has announced that he will not run for re-election as Delaware Attorney General and will run for Governor of Delaware.
Del. school board eyes charter school issues
Charter schools promise to be a major topic of discussion at this month's meeting of Delaware's state board of education .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
County of New Castle, Delaware Launches GIS Web Viewer Developed by geographIT
John Gauger: Inspired by helping others
He recently finished two terms on Rehoboth Beach Planning Commission and serves on the streets and transportation committee.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Freeze Warning Issued For The Area As Temperatures Set To Plunge
April's volatility is on display today as a strong cold front puts an abrupt end to the summer-like warmth we've enjoyed over the past four days! This strong system has been a change-maker for much of the nation, even bringing accumulating snow to areas that had been enjoying sun and warmth just hours earlier.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Two Dead, One Injured In Crash In New Castle County
A man and a woman have died in a crash after an SUV went out of control and struck a tree near New Castle, Delaware.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
2 Shot, 1 Stabbed During Wilmington Manor Home Invasion
New Castle County Police say they were called to the Hampton Walk apartments on the 1500 block of New Jersey Avenue just before 10pm for reports of a home invasion.
Police charge Md. man in Del. home invasion
Police in Delaware have charged a Maryland man they say was stabbed during a struggle with two men shot during a home invasion.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Police: 2 shot, would-be robber stabbed
New Castle County police say two men were shot and a would-be robber was stabbed during an attempted home invasion near New Castle.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
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Sam Calagione, Alan Levin and other business community leaders gather
Alan B. Levin, director for the Delaware Economic Development Office, Sam Calagione, founder of Dogfish Head Brewery, and other leaders from the First State's business community expect to gather for the first Delaware Economic Summit this month.
DOVER , Del.- Officials with Delaware Transit Corporation have announced they will conduct public hearing workshops to get comments on proposed changes to DART First State Fixed Route Bus Service in Kent and New Castle counties to become effective Sunday, June 15. Thursday, April 17 - 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wilmington Library, P.S. DuPont Room 10 E.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Murder victim's family sues church, alleged killer
Accused murderer Matthew Burton is still fighting extradition from Maryland to Delaware to stand trial for the murder of Nicole Bennett in 2012.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
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Delaware Economic Development Summit
The Delaware Economic Development Summit will feature panelist Alan B. Levin, director of the Delaware Economic Development Office and keynote speaker Tom Murphy, ULI Canizaro/Klingbeil Families chair for Urban Development, among other leading executives, on April 24, in Wilmington.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Police: Del. heroin bust was largest in department history
Police in New Castle County said they've recorded the largest single seizure of heroin in the department's history.
39 Arrested, More Than 13,000 Bags Of Heroin Recovered In New Castle County Drug Bust
Drugs, money and weapons were seized in what authorities in New Castle County call the largest single heroin seizure in the police department's history.
Dozens arrested in New Castle Co. drug bust
The huge operation focused on Lancaster Pike in New Castle County. Police there say It's a major thoroughfare being used by drug dealers to transport heroin from the county to the city.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
NCCo Fire Companies Want Ambulance Tax
The 21 volunteer fire companies in New Castle County are proposing a new property tax to help finance their ambulance services.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Ellendale deserves clean water too
The Ellendale Civic Association would like to commend our governor on his stand to clean up the water here in Delaware.
Del. Teen Arrested With Iraqi Currency
New Castle County Police have arrested a teenager during a traffic stop after they say a gun, marijuana and foreign currency were found.