Thursday, October 8, 2009

Area fire companies battle Pa. blaze

Delaware volunteer firefighters assisted Pennsylvania crews in battling a

hay fire this morning, an official said. Watch firefighters battle the blaze.

Man shot in Wilm. break-in

A 41-year-old man was shot during a Wilmington break-in Wednesday afternoon. Go to the scene.

Former Bishop Saltarelli dies

Michael Saltarelli, the Jersey City youth who served as bishop of the Roman

Catholic Diocese of Wilmington for 12 years, died from cancer early today at

age 77. Learn more.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Truck collides with school bus

A crash this morning involving a school bus and a truck injured one student. Go to the scene.

State's first swine flu vaccines arrive

The highly anticipated swine flu vaccine finally arrived on Tuesday, but

some of the first shipment was delayed, meaning some health-care workers

will have to wait a day or so to be immunized. Find out more.

Police promotions

The New Castle Country Police Department held a promotion ceremony this morning in Stanton. See the ceremony.

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

P.E. with a Wii

The Wii console, which uses a hand-held controller to move an animated

character in synch with the flicking motion players make, is finding its way

into gym classes around the country. Check it out.

State begins offering seasonal flu shots

Almost 150 people came to the Fraim Senior Center on South Union Street on

Monday to get a seasonal flu shot on the first day state officials offered

the shot. Learn more.

Raw video from Castle's press conference

Rep. Mike Castle called a press conference to announce his bid for the U.S. Senate.
Watch his announcement.

Monday, October 5, 2009

Starting on the right path

Dubbed the Born Learning Trail, the path -- part of a larger walking trail around the circumference of Silver Lake Park -- includes simple activities designed to get children moving and thinking with their loved ones. Learn more.

Woman struck, killed by train in Newark

Newark police are on the scene of a crash at a train crossing that claimed the life of a female pedestrian and has detoured traffic in the Newark area. See more.

Woman rescued from burning car is charged with DUI

A woman who was rescued from her burning car along I-95 on Sunday night has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs, state police said. Go to the scene.


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