DEMA says Delawareans should prepare for hurricane season

SMYRNA — While tropical storms and hurricanes can occur without regard to the calendar, today marks the official start of the hurricane season. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration released its forecast for 2018 a week ago, predicting a near to above average season, anticipating 10 to 16 named storms, of which one to four […]

Delaware starts donation drive for Puerto Rico hurricane victims

DOVER — On Sept. 20, Hurricane Maria swept through Puerto Rico, leaving death and destruction in its wake. At least 43 people on the island were killed by the Category 4 storm, and the governor of the U.S. territory last week estimated the damage at $90 billion. Nearly 90 percent of electricity customers lack power […]