Letter to the Editor: Delaware school bus contractors face unfair competition from districts

Here is an interesting subject for discussion. It is an important subject in this day and age where government is bending over backward to help small business stay afloat and hire people to work. At least that is what all the politicians are saying anyway. But what happens when a government agency competes with a […]

Senators roll past Cape 51-7: Peace rushes for 205 yards and 3 TDs as 8-1 Dover eyes rival CR next week

DOVER — Friday was another good night to be a Dover High football player. By halftime, they were up by 37. Before long, the Senators had dispatched Cape Henlopen, 51-7, in a rainy Henlopen North matchup. The one-sided victory leaves Dover (4-1 North) with an 8-1 overall record going into next Friday’s regular season-ending showdown […]

Letter to the Editor: King is right choice in 17th Senate District

Have the people in Delaware had enough of the tax and spend form of government that we have today? Well we in the 17th Senate District can help change that. A vote for a conservative man, a man who will help change the way of thinking of the State Senate by adding common sense to […]


Don’t forget to get out and vote on Nov 6. I know you don’t see much of Justin King, who is running for the 17th Senate District, in the public eye. That is because he is so busy taking care of things that are more important to him, which is his family and taking care […]

Camden man charged in alleged assault of animal

DOVER — A 45-year Camden man shot by a resident on Pony Track Road on Oct. 2, was later charged with burglary, criminal trespass and other alleged offenses, Delaware State Police said Tuesday. Adelio A. Guzman suffered gunshot wounds to his lower extremities and was found to have allegedly entered the property without permission, spokeswoman […]

Coutilien leads CR boys’ soccer over Cape

CAMDEN — It was a career day for Caesar Rodney High’s Lyod Coutilien. Coutilien scored a personal-high three goals in the Riders’ 5-1 boys’ soccer win over Cape Henlopen Tuesday night as CR took control of the Henlopen North. “It was a breakout game for Lyod. It’s going to be hard for him to hide […]

Blue and Gold Café opens at Postlethwait

CAMDEN — At F. Niel Postlethwait Middle School, seven students from the John S. Charlton School program recently officiated in a ribbon-cutting to open the sixth Blue and Gold Café in the Caesar Rodney School District. In front of district administrators, teachers, child nutrition staff, cafeteria workers, school board members and fellow classmates, all seven […]

Roundup: Dover, Caesar Rodney win in boys’ soccer

Emerson Escalante-Diaz netted Dover High’s first and last goals as the Senators downed Lake Forest, 4-1, in boys’ soccer on Tuesday night. Pedro Gonzales and Nestor Monasterio also scored for Dover, which led 1-0 at halftime. The Senators finished with advantages of 23-11 in shots and 9-7 in corner kicks. Lake Forest got a goal […]

New Grotto Pizza restaurant opens doors in Camden

CAMDEN — Grotto Pizza opened its 24th location in Camden on 110 East St., on Wednesday. The regional, family-owned restaurant chain features a full menu that includes pizza, pasta, sandwiches, subs, appetizers, salads, beer, wine, cocktails and Grotto Gelato. Grotto Pizza owner Dominick Pulieri said the newest location will cater to the growing population south […]

Greenwood man shot by resident

CAMDEN-WYOMING – A 45-year-old Greenwood man was shot by a resident Tuesday night while allegedly trespassing at a home on Pony Track Road, Delaware State Police said. According to spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe, the incident occurred at approximately 9:37 p.m., when troopers were dispatched for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, troopers located a man […]