Two found dead in Bowers Beach parking lot

BOWERS BEACH — Two people were found dead in a parking lot off Cooper Avenue Saturday, police said. The homicide unit is investigating, said Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe, a spokeswoman for the Delaware State Police. Cpl. Jaffe said that investigation began at 4:04 p.m., when troopers arrived to the parking lot area off of Cooper […]

‘Into The Sun’ at Bowers Beach

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo titled ‘Into The Sun’ at Bowers Beach on Dec. 5, 2019.

‘Too sad to believe’: Bowers Beach residents reeling after deadly blaze

BOWERS BEACH — Neighbors were still reeling on Wednesday morning, nearly 36 hours after witnessing Delaware’s first fatal fire of 2020. The blaze — reported just after midnight Tuesday in a unit block residence on GRM Drive — brought the death of an 87-year-old man and smoke inhalation for the 39-year-old female relative he lived […]

Bowers Beach boat ramp

Violet Cannon took this photo at the Bowers Beach boat ramp at high tide on Jan. 24.

Scenic Delaware: Calm waters

Brett Williams of Felton took this photo in Bowers Beach on Oct. 12.

Bowers Beach

Brett Williams of Felton took this photo in Bowers Beach on Oct. 12. 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 Delaware photos, visit […]

Scenic Delaware: Bowers Beach

Edward Sidel of Dover took this photo at Bowers Beach on June 29.

Frenchie’s Bait & Tackle sinks into Murderkill River

BOWERS BEACH — The weathered red building angled downward into the Murderkill River, the dock was a shambles. Landmark Frenchie’s Bait & Tackle collapsed into the water Monday evening, with slowly eroding wooden pilings the culprits. Less than 18 hours later on Tuesday, owner William “Frenchie” Poulin had obtained a demolition permit and was shooting […]

Scenic Delaware: Approaching storm

Delaware State News photographer Marc Clery took this photo of storm clouds looming over the Delaware Bay in Bowers Beach on July 11.

Scenic Delaware: On the rocks

Edward Sidel of Dover took this photo at Bowers Beach on June 25.