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New Castle County Newswire

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  1. The Main Line Times Listed Xscape the Room - Media, PA as One of the Top 10 Places to Visit in MediaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... a unique date night, and more. This company will also offer services for escape room events in New Castle County, DE , and other local areas. They provide a portable tent for a ten-minute escape room mini-game. It's the perfect choice for street ...

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  2. The State AG Report Weekly Update September 2018 #2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | JD Supra

    Democrat Kathy Jennings defeated three other candidates to secure her party's nomination for the state's open AG seat. Jennings is the former Chief Administrative Officer of New Castle County and previously served as Chief Deputy AG.

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  3. DelDOT Shows Support for National Recovery MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... overdoses in late 2013. The previous high monthly total was 27 deaths, which occurred in April 2018. In New Castle County, the 24/7 Crisis Services Hotline number is 1-800-652-2929. In Kent and Sussex counties, the number is 1-800-345-6785. ...

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  4. Third case of equine West Nile Virus confirmedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | WMDT

    Delaware's third case of equine West Nile Virus in 2018 has been confirmed by the Office of the State Veterinarian. The reported infected horse is a 10-year-old pony gelding, purchased on August 27th from a Pennsylvania livestock auction and transported to New Castle County, DE.

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  5. Delaware reports fifth human case of West Nile virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Greenwich Citizen

    Delaware health official say they have confirmed another human case of West Nile virus, marking the state's fifth case this year. The News Journal of Wilmington reports this case involving a 57-year-old New Castle County man makes this Delaware's highest number of confirmed cases since 2015.

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  6. Hurricane Florence weakens to Cat 3, but effects will be felt in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The York Daily Record

    ... warning zone. Parts of Kent and all of Sussex counties are expected to see wind speed increases, as will New Castle County, but to a lesser extent. DEMA agents stayed in touch with local governments throughout Wednesday, but Lang said there hadn't ...

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  7. 1st day of bridge's closing causes traffic jam in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | WMDT

    ... contributed to the mess of vehicles. The bridge carries U.S. 13 over the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal in New Castle County. A state Department of Transportation camera showed a line of backed up cars going onto state Route 1 from U.S. 13. Tim Boyle ...

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  8. 5 arrested at Delaware roller skating rinkRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 9 | Washington Times

    Authorities say an incident at a Delaware roller rink prompted multiple calls to police agencies and led to five arrests. WDEL reported Sunday there was no immediate word about what caused the disorder the night before at a skating center in New Castle County.

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  9. Bridge along main Delaware artery set to close for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Journal reports work will begin Monday on the St. Georges Bridge, which carries U.S. 13 over the canal in New Castle County. It's expected to continue through January. Tim Boyle of the U.S. Army Corps' Philadelphia District says the bridge wasn't in ...

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  10. Third Case of West Nile Reported in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware's Division of Public Health on Thursday announced a third confirmed case of West Nile Virus in roughly a month. DPH said the virus was confirmed in a 73-year-old New Castle County man, who has been hospitalized since late August.

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  11. The Latest: Delaware candidates campaign until last minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | WRAL.com

    ... But she says numbers from the polls by midday were on the "low side" for a primary. By noon, Manlove says New Castle County was reporting 18,039 voters, and by 1 p.m., Sussex County reported 8,784 voters and Kent County reported 5,914 voters. ...

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  12. Cold Case Cards Come To Delaware Correctional FacilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... led to nearly twenty solved homicide cases. The program is in partnership with Delaware State Police, the New Castle County Police Department, Wilmington Police Department, and Crime Stoppers. The cases were selectively chosen by each department ...

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  13. Cold case playing cards distributed in Del. institutions to see if inmates can help solve crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | WMDT

    ... into play. After much success in Connecticut, the Delaware Department of Correction along with DSP, the New Castle County Police Department, Wilmington PD, and Crime Stoppers all teamed up. After two years, they're finally laying all their cards on ...

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  14. One of the cards in the playing deck of 52.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... DOC commissaries. In addition to the cards, cold case videos have been produced and are available on the New Castle County Police Department Cold Case Facebook page. The videos will also be shown on DOC's closed circuit television station at James ...

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  15. Driver, police coated in paint after pickup truck crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | PennLive.com

    ... occurred around 10 a.m. on the 100 block of S. Queen St., police said, with a pickup that was stolen from New Castle County, Delaware. A crash in the 100 block of South Queen Street resulted in paint covering the street, a driver and police. ...

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  16. Man pleads guilty in abduction, sexual assault of girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... 8 miles (13 kilometers) away, where police say she had been thrown into a large pond. Five days later, New Castle County police received a call from police in Elsmere, informing them that Santucci could be a potential person of interest. That same ...

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  17. Chemical company seeking almost $4 million in taxpayer moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | WMDT

    Solenis LLC is asking for $3.9 million from the Delaware Strategic Fund for retaining and growing its headquarters and research and development operations in New Castle County. Solenis manufactures chemicals for a variety of industrial markets, including pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining and energy.

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    Friday Aug 24 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Solenis LLC is asking for $3.9 million from the Delaware Strategic Fund for retaining and growing its headquarters and research and development operations in New Castle County. The Council on Development Finance will consider the request Monday.

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  19. The State AG Report Weekly Update August 2018 #4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | JD Supra

    Attorney Bernard Pepukayi , formerly a Democrat, announced that he has switched his political affiliation and has filed to run for Delaware Attorney General as a Republican. Pepukayi, an attorney in private practice, previously served as deputy legal counsel to the Governor of Delaware, a deputy attorney general, and as the County Attorney for New Castle County.

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  20. Some Delawareans Concerned About Repeal of Clean Power PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... American Lung Association gave Delaware's three counties failing to "C" grades on ozone pollution, with New Castle County having the worst conditions. "We have worked hard in Delaware to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions, and partner with other ...

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