Suspect sought in Frederica armed robbery try

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in an attempted armed robbery at JC Liquor Mart in Frederica on Dec. 5 at 7:29 p.m. A 71-year-old employee told police that a suspect entered the store at 7615 Old Beach Road wearing a ski mask and displayed a handgun. The suspect then proceeded […]

Murderkill River south bridge

Connie Summers of Frederica took this photo of the Murderkill River south bridge in Frederica on Nov. 1 while out for a morning walk. 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 […]

Man arrested for weapons theft from Harrington residence

HARRINGTON — Two stolen shotguns remained missing following the arrest of a 32-year-old Frederica man after an alleged incident Monday, authorities said. According to Harrington Police spokesman Earl K. Brode, three shotguns, a crossbow and other hunting equipment were reportedly stolen from a residence on North West Street. Police said an unknown suspected entered the […]

Scenic Delaware: Spring Creek

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo titled ‘Spring Creek’ July 1 in Frederica. 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, […]

Speak Out: Development workshops

Two workshops are likely to have a significant impact on the future development of both Little Heaven and the area south of Frederica. The workshops are the latest in a series of meetings that are part of a master planning process for the two areas pinned to Kent County’s comprehensive plan published last year. Both […]

Scenic Delaware: Storm warning

John Messina Jr. of Smyrna took this photo looking east with a storm approaching from behind at the Kent County Wastewater Plant in Frederica on Aug. 7.

Scenic Delaware: Look at the birdie

Richard A. Magri Jr. of Frederica took this photo of a hummingbird in Frederica on July 1.

Speak Out: Boom towns

Frederica and Little Heaven’s have received increased attention since the construction of the DE Turf sports complex and completion of DelDOT’s extensive overpass project along the U.S. 1 corridor. Kent County administrator Michael Petit de Mange believes that both areas can develop into large employment centers. • Does every inch of land need to be […]

Kent officials see Frederica, Little Heaven as areas for job growth

DOVER — The consensus on Frederica and Little Heaven’s future seems to be: change is coming. The areas have received increased attention since the construction of the DE Turf sports complex and completion of DelDOT’s extensive overpass project along the U.S. 1 corridor. Kent County’s staff, politicians and business advocates believe that because of increased […]

Scenic Delaware: Andrews Lake

Dietmar Panzig of Magnolia took this photo on Andrews Lake in Frederica on May 31.