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.

Drug charges result after vehicle chase

FREDERICA — A 28-year-old Felton man was charged after a vehicle pursuit led to the discovery of drugs, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said the incident occurred Wednesday at approximately 12:40 a.m., when a trooper saw a black Nissan Sentra driver on their cell phone while traveling on Clapham Road. […]

Traffic alert: Construction slows Little Heaven northbound

FREDERICA — An ongoing construction project in the Little Heaven-Frederica area has slowed northbound traffic on Del. 1 as one lane is closed. The Delaware Department of Transportation said the lane will re-open at 3 p.m.

Frederica, Little Heaven may be ripe for economic development

FREDERICA — The governor’s certification of Kent County’s 2018 Comprehensive Plan came with a caveat — a master plan must be drafted and adopted for a large portion of Little Heaven and South Frederica in the orbits of both the newly constructed Del. 1 interchanges in the area. State planners suspect that the interchanges raise […]