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Medical marijuana dispensary opens near Lewes

Downstate medical marijuana patients now have a dispensary closer to home.

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Rehoboth's new tent, BBQ ban receiving mixed reviews

On summer holidays like Memorial Day, beaches can get pretty crowded. Now, to ease the congestion, Rehoboth Beach has banned tents, canopies and barbecues. And while these restrictions may please some beach goers, they’re frustrating for a few business owners who think tourists may take their gear -and their wallets- elsewhere.

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The University of Delaware has settled on a new men’s lacrosse coach.


UD is turning to Harvard associate head coach Ben DeLuca to guide its men’s lacrosse program.



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Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki unveiled what he calls a neighborhood stabilization plan for West Center City Thursday.

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The state representative pushing a bill to allow local school boards to raise taxes without a referendum says it’s part of his plan to ensure education is properly funded into the future.

Delaware State Police

A helicopter crash near the New Castle County Airport shortly before noon Thursday left one person dead.

Coutesy Biggs Museum of American Art

About 40 artists who are Delaware By Hand members at the Biggs Museum in Dover are taking their work down Route 1 to Zwaanendael Park in Lewes over the Memorial Day Weekend.

Courtesy of National Aquarium

‘Phil’ the harbor seal is continuing his recovery at the National Aquarium in Baltimore, aquarium staff says.



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New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer signed an executive order at the Bear Public Library Wednesday addressing undocumented residents in the county.

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New Castle County’s $284 million budget for 2018 was approved Tuesday night.

Phillip Sylvester

President Trump’s proposed spending plan includes major cuts to the Department of Agriculture, especially in the way of crop insurance subsidies.


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A bill that would allow local school boards to raise property taxes for operating funds based on inflation is looking for sponsors in the General Assembly