Dewey Beach

Stephanie Seeman of Dover took this photo of Dewey Beach on June 24.

BEST BETS: McCove to spread Happiness at Camden festival

Kevin McCove believes in the power of music. “Music is a great way to spread positivity. It’s a good way to get people together and be social,” said the Dover native. And that’s part of the reason why the soul/R&B musician will take part in Saturday’s fourth annual Happiness Project Festival at Brecknock Park in […]

Count shows horseshoe crab spawning season near its peak

MILFORD — Armed with only a clipboard, 20-meter rope and a 1-meter polyvinyl square, three intrepid ladies set out to participate in what’s become one of the most successful citizen science projects in the country late Tuesday night — the Delaware Bay horseshoe crab spawning survey. Delaware Wild Lands marketing manager Wendy Scott, conservation programs […]

PETA: Change the name of Slaughter Beach

The following is a letter sent to Harry Ward, mayor of Slaughter Beach, from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals President Ingrid E. Newkirk. Dear Mayor Ward, I’m writing on behalf of PETA and our more than 6.5 million members and supporters worldwide — including many in Delaware — with a suggestion: Before the […]

Updated: Coastal storm issues ‘mild to moderate’

DOVER – DNREC staff spent several morning hours monitoring Delaware’s coastline during Wednesday’s storm and found some ongoing beach erosion with minor dune damage by mid-day. State of Delaware Flood Program Manager Michael Powell was waiting to see the affects of the ocean’s high tide at noon. “The winds and the wave heights have not […]

Windsurfer

Michael Losino of Smyrna took this photo of a wind surfer on Rehoboth Bay on March 10. To contribute your scenic photos of our area, email newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your phone number. To see more […]

On the beach

Brianna Cooke of Wilmington took this photo at Rehoboth Beach on Feb. 5. To contribute your scenic photos of our area, email newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your phone number. To see more Scenic Delaware photos, visit […]

Fragile

Dave Tally of Camden took this shot he calls “Fragile’ on Nov. 10 at Cape Henlopen State Park. Do you have a great shot of a scenic location in Delaware? Send it to newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your […]

Gone Fishin’

Jeremy Coleman of Dover took this photo on Conquest Surf Fishing beach near Indian River Inlet Sunday morning. Do you have a great shot of a scenic location in Delaware? Send it to newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your […]

Archaeological discovery to ‘write new chapter’ in state history

REHOBOTH BEACH — An archaeological study years in the making has revealed new information about some of Delaware’s earliest colonial settlers and shed new light on what life would have been like in the region three centuries ago, said Department of State officials. Officials claim the discovery of numerous artifacts as well as 11 well-preserved […]