Capital Holiday Celebration

The Capital Holiday Celebration, sponsored by the Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce, got the holiday season started in a big way with various activities on Loockerman Street Thursday night in Dover. The event started on the east end of Loockerman Street at the Dover Public Library and stretched as far west as near the Duncan […]

SLIDESHOW: Friday at the Delaware State Fair

Delaware State News photos by Marc Clery

Staying cool in the pool at Killens Pond


Positively Dover ‘African American Festival’


Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce Awards for Excellence Dinner

The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce’s annual Awards for Excellence Dinner honored a number of individuals and businesses for their work on behalf of the community, from volunteerism to economic development. It also recognized those who serve on the chamber’s board of directors. Delaware State News Advertising Manager Katrina Sullivan, a member of the chamber’s […]

Community Education and Health Fair

Dozens turned out for the annual Community Education and Health Fair Thursday at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover, where 60 vendors offered health screenings and product information on everything from skin care to financial planning.  The event is designed for all ages, with children’s activities and more.

Slideshow: Sussex Tech graduation

GEORGETOWN  — Sussex Technical High School in Georgetown held its commencement ceremony Thursday. The valedictorian was Brittany Ritter and the salutatorian was Ari August. Sen. Gerald Hocker, R- Ocean View, gave the graduation address. Photos: Delaware State News/Marc Clery

Flags for Heroes dedicated at Delaware Tech

DOVER — Dover Capital City Rotary Club dedicated 400 flags at its fourth annual Flags for Heroes program on Tuesday. The Flags for Heroes program is a cooperative effort with Delaware Technical Community College, Terry Campus, Dover, where 400, 3-by-5-foot American flags are displayed on the intersection of Scarborough Road and U.S. 13 between May 23 […]

Slideshow: Dover Days

DOVER  – Dover Days kicked off Friday night on Legislative Mall with local band 33 1/3 performing music and Mayor Robin Christiansen with members of Dover’s City Council presenting Dover’s 300th birthday cake. Fireworks capped off the night at dusk. Mayor Christiansen said he is looking forward to welcoming anywhere between 15,000 and 20,000 visitors to the […]

A photographic look at 2016

Here are some of Delaware State News chief photographer Marc Clery’s favorite photos he took during 2016.