Slideshow: Home For The Holidays Parade 2015

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DOVER – Santa Claus came to town Saturday, twice. In two incarnations. He could be found greeting children along Loockerman Plaza listening to their many holiday gift requests and handing out candy canes. However almost mysteriously, he was shortly thereafter seen atop a Dover Fire Department truck with his wife “Mrs. Claus” waving to parade watchers enjoying […]

Slideshow: Capital Holiday Celebration

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  Photos by Dave Chambers

Black Friday and ’tis the day to shop

Dawn Ford, right, of Dover, and her daughter Allie didn’t have enough hands to carry all the shopping bags they accrued on Black Friday thanks to smart shopping. (Delaware State News/Dave Chambers)

It’s become a Thanksgiving tradition: to shop for bargains once the turkey is out of the way. The National Retail Federation estimates about 135.8 million people will be shopping during the four-day weekend, compared with 133.7 million last year, according to the Associated Press. Locally, shoppers were tracking down bargains at the Dover Mall and elsewhere.

Slideshow: Dover Veterans Day Parade

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Photos by Dave Chambers

Slideshow: Monster Mash Marathon

Slideshow: Delaware Wine and Beer Festival

Slideshow: Cheesetoberfest 2015

Cheese and beer combined at Fordham and Dominion Brewing’s Cheesetoberfest Saturday in Dover. Photos by Dave Chambers

Slideshow: OktDoverFest

Food, beer and music were the names of the game Saturday as downtown Dover celebrated the second annual OktDoverFest along Loockerman Street. Photos by Dave Chambers

Slideshow: Delmarva Folk Festival

Delaware Friends of Folk presented the annual Delmarva Folk Festival at Field Farm near Hartly on Saturday. Photos by Dave Chambers

Slideshow: 2015 Bike To The Bay

Photos by Dave Chambers