Dover celebrates the Fourth of July

DOVER — Nothing unites more than a gigantic birthday celebration, if only for a short time. Larry Thomas and his family strolled around The Green on Fourth of July morning, relishing another Independence Day. “This day centers around the beginning, the birth of our country so everyone shares the same spirit,” the Laurel, Maryland resident […]

Beebe Healthcare unveils national search for next president/CEO

LEWES — Beebe Healthcare’s board of directors has announced a search committee and partnership with a national executive search firm to appoint its next president/chief executive officer. Witt/Kieffer, based in Bethesda, Maryland, will assist the search committee comprised of Beebe Healthcare board members in this selection. “While the role of the Board will be to […]

County to brief public on US 13 sewer repair project in Dover

DOVER — Kent County Public Works will conduct several public meetings to explain details of a five-month long, $8.4 million sewer rehabilitation project set for U.S. 13 in Dover. The project is expected to begin next week. The cause of the problem is an aging 1970s-era concrete sewer pipe that runs under the U.S. 13 […]

State seeks volunteers to help kids at Family Court hearings

DOVER — Help wanted, especially in Kent and New Castle counties. Seeking paralegals, retired educators, nurses, therapists and other professionals, background check and some training required. For months the Office of the Child Advocate has pushed to add volunteers to assist foster care children in Family Court cases. While candidates frequently contact the Court Appointed […]