Harrington Library to host space themed storytime

Join the Harrington Public Library Wednesday, June 19 at 10:45 a.m. to celebrate the monumental success of the Apollo 11 mission that placed humans on the surface of the moon. Children will revisit that journey and begin dreaming about their own part in the future of space exploration! “A Universe of Stories”, past, present, and […]

2019 Annual report to the electors of the city of Harrington

As presented by Mayor Anthony R. Moyer on June 3, 2019 I am pleased to report that the City of Harrington has been growing over the past year. New homes, as well as new businesses, have opened. I would like to welcome Council Members Joe Gannon and Micah Parker back for another term, and I […]

HUB Club Car, Truck and Bike Show to raise funds for students

In a small-town area, Bryant Bell says fundraising is sometimes a challenge. But the HUB Club Rotary is headed in the right direction with their annual car show set for this weekend. The group represents the Harrington, Greenwood and Felton areas, hoping to make a positive impact on their own communities. Scholarships and education are […]

Free programs this summer look to feed, energize kids

Summer comes with big challenges for area youth as school finishes for the year and activities seem scarce. But that challenge is just the right size for a few organizations in the area. Katie Guldi from Planet Fitness in Milford says knowing about summertime options is half the battle – the other half might just […]

Harrington Parks & Recreations announces upcoming programs

PROGRAM REGISTRATIONS: Registrations can be mailed or dropped off at HPR during our regular business hours, Mondays through Thursdays 8AM-4PM and on Fridays from 8 a.m. until noon. You may also use the drop box to register any evening HPR is open from 5:30-7 p.m. Or you can go to our web page at www.HPRnews.com […]

Delaware Thunder aims to bring hard-nosed pro hockey to Harrington

HARRINGTON — When the newly-launched Delaware Thunder ice hockey team makes its debut this October, Charlie Pens already has a good idea of what the team will look and play like — even before the roster is assembled. “I want to have the toughest team in the league, and I want hard-working guys,” explained Pens. […]

Harrington Casino to host ‘Price is Right Live’

HARRINGTON — Harrington Raceway and Casino’s Dover Building will play host to “The Price is Right Live” stage show on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. Tickets, at $46, will go on sale Friday at noon at www.harringtonraceway.com and the Casino Gift Shop. “The Price […]

Harrington pays tribute to gutsy World War II glider pilot

HARRINGTON — The words in the diary of Second Lt. John Butler provide some insight into the days leading up to his death on June 6, 1944. He wrote about the challenges and concerns of the daring stealth mission into Normandy on D-Day that he and other glider pilots were facing. “This is the day […]

Delaware’s only herbal apothecary honored with Veteran-Owned Business of the Year award

Cindy Collins of Harrington, the maven behind Euphoric Herbals Apothecary in Milford, is a one-of-a-kind success story with a similarly unique award to celebrate her accomplishments. She has nearly a decade of crafting her business under her belt, taking it from a hobby to a sustainable retail location with employees of her own. She smiles […]

Lake Forest Odyssey of the Mind students head to World Finals, Pam Hobbs honored

When presented with a creative problem, Odyssey of the Mind students are uniquely qualified to find a solution. In fact, five teams of students and their coaches from the Lake Forest School District are headed to the World Finals event after qualifying at the state level for their award-winning problem-solving skills. Lake Forest High School […]