Exhibit, book document Delaware State Fair history

As part of its centennial celebration, the Delaware State Fair has documented its history with a mission to spread the word and share the love. Early this year the fair auctioned special license plates for Delaware vehicles. It released a book by author robin brown, produced a video and hailed the opening of an exhibit […]

Delaware State Fair celebrates 100-year history

One hundred years of family fun is about to hit the stage in Harrington as the Delaware State Fair celebrates its centennial year. The founders of the Delaware State Fair, then known as the Kent and Sussex Fair, knew something big was in store for the state when they sat down together around a pot […]

Scenic Delaware: Slow going

Harrington Parks & Recreation announce 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 8AM-12PM.  You may also use the drop box to register any evening HPR is open from 5:30-7PM. Or you can go to our web page at WWW.HPRNEWS.COM, and print out registration […]

American Legion Auxiliary celebrates 100th anniversary

Formed Nov. 10, 1919, the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) will mark its 100th anniversary this year.  In recognition of the milestone, State Rep. Bryan Shupe and State Sen. Brian Pettyjohn sponsored Senate Concurrent Resolution 55 honoring the group’s work and lauding their contributions to the community. The measure was unanimously passed by both legislative chambers […]

Harrington teen arrested after vehicle theft

HARRINGTON — A 14-year-old female was arrested after allegedly stealing a vehicle Wednesday and leading police on a pursuit, authorities said. According to Harrington Police spokesman Capt. Earl K. Brode, officers were called to the Royal Farms on Milford-Harrington Highway at approximately 3:28 a.m. for a reported vehicle theft. Police were told that the owner […]

Milford seeks community support for Ladybug Music Festival

Downtown Milford, Inc. will welcome back The Ladybug Music Festival for the 2nd Annual event on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and the organization is seeking the community’s help to make it happen!  The largest celebration of women in music, this award-winning, all-ages, free block party concert is organized by DMI and Gable Music Ventures.  DMI […]

HUB Club Car, Bike, Truck show results announced

The HUB Club celebrated its second Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show Saturday, June 15 in Felton at Lake Forest North Elementary School. Each vehicle was rated throughout the day by experienced judges. The results for the top three awards are as follows: Best Truck to Donald Short, Best Bike to Doug Smith and Best […]

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 […]