Best Bets: Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival marks its 30th year

It’s a year of milestones for the Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival. Not only is the event celebrating its 30th anniversary but this is the 25th year for the man who runs it all. Denny Santangini is president of the Delaware Celebration of Jazz, a 501[c3] organization based in Sussex County, which produces the Rehoboth Beach […]

Replenishment projects set for Rehoboth, Dewey beaches

REHOBOTH BEACH — The nor’easter that churned off the East Coast last week showed just how vulnerable Delaware’s beaches can be, as several coastal communities faced flooding conditions as ocean waters breached sand dunes. That’s why Dewey Beach Town Manager Scott Koenig said the upcoming beach replenishment projects at both Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach […]

Rehoboth Bay sunset

Patricia Sterling of Wyoming took this photo of a sunset on Rehoboth Bay on Aug. 25. 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 […]

DelDOT set to begin offseason projects near Rehoboth Beach

DOVER — The Delaware Department of Transportation announced on Thursday that several projects in the Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach corridor will be resuming or beginning construction as the peak travel season begins to wind down. Most of the construction work will be taking place on Del. 1 and includes: Del. 1 bridges over Lewes-Rehoboth […]

Letter to the Editor: Why not Funland?

Looks like Rehoboth Beach commissioners just passed their version of the 3 percent room tax. Unlike the Lynn/Paradee-sponsored SB 178 that precludes the use of all funds raised by Kent County for just the benefit of DE Turf, Mayor Kuhns states that the almost $900,000 raised in Rehoboth Beach will be used for services “…around […]

Pedestrian dies in crash involving state trooper

REHOBOTH BEACH — The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit investigated a vehicle crash involving a Delaware state trooper that occurred early Sunday. Police spokesman Sgt. Richard Bratz said the preliminary investigation determined the crash occurred at 12:17 a.m. as a trooper in a fully marked 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe police vehicle was traveling in the […]

Scenic Delaware: On Silver Lake

ScenPatricia Sterling of Wyoming took this photo on Silver Lake in Rehoboth Beach on May 10.

Scenic Delaware: Beach scene

Patricia Thompson of Dover took this photo near Baltimore Avenue in Rehoboth Beach May 22.

Scenic Delaware: Rehoboth sunrise

Cocaine sales lead to Rehoboth arrest

REHOBOTH BEACH — A 39-year-od Milton man was arrested Tuesday following an investigation into the alleged sale of illegal drugs in the area, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Police claimed that Michael R. Henry was using a house in the 36000 block of Palace Lane in Camelot Meadows for the sale […]