Friday, July 24, 2009

Mom pleads: Help find daughter's killer

The family of a New Castle woman found slain last month inside her vehicle on Wilmington’s north side appealed today to the community to come forward with information to help detectives solve the crime. Go to the press conference.

Sharing shoes with kids

A local charity spent this morning in Newark helping kids from needy families try on new shoes. Check it out.

1 hurt as old tree topples onto car

A 36-year-old woman suffered minor injuries this morning when an old-growth tree toppled onto her car as she was driving along Centre Road in Greenville, state police say. Go to the scene.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Clijsters visits Delaware

Former world No. 1 player Kim Clijsters appeared at the Delaware Tennis Center for a tennis clinic at Bellevue State Park today. Watch the games.

Del. State Fair opens tonight

The stage is set for tonight's opening of the Delaware State Fair, the 90th

year for the smash event that draws farmers and city folk together on common ground. Check out the preparations.

Driver charged in fatal Del. 1 crash

State police say aggressive driving led to a fatal crash on Del. 1 west of Lewes that claimed the life of a 64-year-old man and injured four other people. Go to the scene.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Developing an eye for art

35 high school students are participating in a weeklong program to prepare for college admission into arts and design programs. The program consists of intensive drawing, graphic design, illustration, painting and much more. See what they're getting into.

Vandals turf soccer fields

Four juveniles used the Kirkwood Soccer Club's own truck to cause $10,000 damage to the facility's fields south of New Castle, state police said Tuesday. Check out surveillance footage.

Big old house in Milford begins its move

About 70 people have gathered to watch the Watson House slowly move down N.W. Front Street in Milford to its new location about a block and a half away. Watch the move.

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Crabs plus cruisin'

Offering a seafood dinner with a changing view was part of Steven Barnes' thinking when he and his family began offering Thursday night "crab cruises" last month on the Riverboat Queen. Check out the cruise.

Man charged in pharmacy robberies

A Wilmington man accused of stealing prescription medication from two men on Saturday has been charged in four robberies at area drug stores, state
police reported. Go to the scenes.

School vandals cause thousands in damage

Vandals broke into a Milltown elementary school Monday night, tossed computers out the windows and poured bleach on the floors, state police said. Examine the damage.

Monday, July 20, 2009

Hundreds chase dreams at Frawley

About 250 hopefuls participated in the Kansas City Royals open tryouts this
weekend at Frawley Stadium. Watch the tryouts.

Two shot in Wilmington

A double shooting Friday night in the 2100 block of Spruce St. left one
female victim in critical condition. Go to the scene.

Fire destroys Lewes area home

A house fire early Saturday north of Lewes summoned firefighters from seven volunteer companies as well as Sussex County Emergency Medical Services. See the blaze.


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