Little Creek facility offers views for visitors of all abilities

LITTLE CREEK — State leaders officially opened a new two-level observation tower and boardwalk trail with parking in the Little Creek Wildlife area that is fully accessible for visitors with disabilities. The tower includes a unique railing design and expanded toe box on the lower level to allow disabled visitors to move closer to the […]

Scenic Delaware: Little Creek sunset

Stephanie Seeman of Dover captured this sunset image from the boat launch at Little Creek on Aug. 9. 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 […]

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: Little Creek boat ramp

Scenic Delaware: Ramping up

my Whittmore of Little Creek took this photo of the new Little Creek boat ramp on April 7.

Police: co-worker assaulted following argument

LITTLE CREEK — A 51-year-old Dover man was charged with felony assault following with an argument with a co-worker Sunday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Troopers arrived at a local hospital at approximately 4:30 p.m. regarding a 58-year-old male being treated for a stab wound. Police said the man was a […]

Speak Out: Big plans for Little Creek

Little Creek’s mayor and two developers claim the small town’s long-vacant commercial property is about to “wake up” in a big way. The $1.9 million pier project paid for by federal, state and local funds includes a single-lane boat ramp, floating 80-foot aluminum dock, kayak launch and dock for a DNREC enforcement boat. For Little […]

Developers pitch big ideas in Little Creek

LITTLE CREEK — Little Creek’s mayor and two developers claim the small town’s long-vacant commercial property is about to “wake up” in a big way. To a large extent, the interest in the town’s commercial property is a product of the new DNREC-built pier just officially opened on Tuesday, says Mayor Glenn Gauvry. “The town […]

Construction of Little Creek boat ramp and pier underway

LITTLE CREEK — The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has broken ground on what will become the Little Creek boat launch, fishing pier and attached parking lot. Division of Fish and Wildlife construction manager Jeremey Ashe, along with contractor George & Lynch, Inc., expects the approximately $1.82 million project to reach its […]

New dog park opens in Little Creek

LITTLE CREEK — Despite the snowfall and near freezing temperatures, Little Creek town officials and Kent County Levy Court commissioners held the grand opening of the town’s new dog park on Saturday morning. Sitting on about 1.6 acres adjacent to the Little Creek Post Office, the dog park features separate fenced areas for small dogs […]