SLIDESHOW: 2017 Dancing with the Delaware Stars

Scott Brown, managing partner of RF Book Associates & Wealth Management Group, and Autumn Schneider, founder of the Diane Drulis Dance Foundation, won Saturday night’s eighth annual Dancing with the Delaware Stars competition in one of the closest votes in the event’s history. The pair danced to Donna Summer’s “Last Dance” with a disco theme. […]

Santa Claus in Cheswold

Operation Santa was in full effect Sunday in Cheswold as Old St. Nick was seen getting a ride from the Cheswold  Volunteer Fire Company. He was checking on the children of Cheswold to see if they have been naughty or nice while his helpers handed out candy canes. (Special to The Delaware State News Doug Curran)

Slideshow: 2016 Kent Distinguished Citizen Award

Jennifer Cohan, Delaware’s Secretary of Transportation, was honored as the Del-Mar-Va Council, Boy Scouts of America’s 2016 Kent Distinguished Citizen on Thursday, Sept. 29 at Dover Downs Hotel and Convention Center. Photos: Special to The Delaware State News/Doug Curran

Slideshow: Pickleball Tournament

The Delaware Senior Olympics pickleball tournament was held at the Kent County Recreation Center in Dover on Sunday. Photos: Special to the Delaware State News/Doug Curran

Slideshow: Delmarva Folk Festival

The Delaware Friends of Folk celebrated a quarter- century of making music with the 25th annual Delmarva Folk Festival near Hartly. Photos: Special to the Delaware State News/Doug Curran

SLIDESHOW: Wyoming Peach Festival Parade

Special to Delaware State News/Doug Curran

SLIDESHOW: Delaware State Fair Horse Show

Sunday morning saw the Halter and Showmanship horse competition at the Delaware State Fair’s Quillen Arena. Special to the Delaware State News/Doug Curran

Patriotism on parade in Smyrna

SMYRNA — The annual Smyrna-Clayton Fourth of July parade stepped off Monday morning, out marching the threat of evening rain. Organized by the Smyrna-Clayton Fourth of July Committee, the parade traveled down Main Street in Clayton and featured floats, bands and plenty of red, white and blue.    

SLIDESHOW: The people of Firefly

Tens of thousands of people are at the Firefly Music Festival this weekend from all 50 states and around the world. Here are just a few of those faces hanging around the Woodlands of Dover International Speedway. Special to the Delaware State News photos by Doug Curran

SLIDESHOW: Kings of Leon at Firefly

Tennessee’s own Kings of Leon played the Firefly Main Stage Friday night, picking up where they left off last year when their show was abruptly canceled as stormy weather moved in quickly. Special to the Delaware State News photos/Doug Curran