Attempted burglary reported in Dover

DOVER — An attempted burglary at the Check-n-Go at 283 N. DuPont Highway took place Monday at approximately 1:44 a.m., Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. According to authorities, officers responded to the business in reference to an attempted burglary caall. Officers learned that two suspects described as two tall and thin males […]

Local roundup: Dover volleyball team improves to 6-0 with win over Seaford

Dover High remained unbeaten with a 3-0 victory over Seaford in volleyball on Monday evening. The Senators (6-0) downed the Blue Jays by scores of 25-7, 25-6, 25-7. Dover has lost a total of only three games in their six matches. Sussex Tech 3, Woodbridge 0: The Ravens downed the Raiders by scores of 25-10, […]

Chance for deer collisions rises as fall approaches

DOVER — The days are getting shorter with October creeping up. Daylight will become even more scarce when daylight saving time ends on Nov. 4. The addition of more night-time driving hours for motorists in Delaware means the risk of hitting a deer, another animal — or even a human — increases. That’s why the […]

New Business: Developers consider expanding McGinnis Green shopping center

DOVER — Nearly a year after the completion of the 22,000-square-foot McGinnis Green shopping center at the intersection of Jerome Drive and Del. 13 north of Dover, the building is almost fully rented. “We’ve just signed contracts with Domino’s Pizza, an Allstate office and Miracle-Ear (a hearing aid retailer),” said Charles Rodriguez of R&R Commercial […]

Dover Councilman Sudler continues push for Dover Park recreation building

DOVER — Dover City Councilman Roy Sudler Jr. said he believes the city’s residents who live east of U.S. 13 are being shortchanged when he got a glimpse of the city’s master plan for the future of Dover Park, located off White Oak Road. The absence of a comparatively sized recreation and activities center to […]

Search warrants followed by arrests in Dover

DOVER — Two drug arrests followed two search warrant executions Friday, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Ernest Washington, 42, and Teresa Bowers, 31, were taken into custody after search warrants at a residence in the 400 block of East Water Street and at Saint Jones Mini-Storage at 666 S. DuPont Highway during […]

Dover rape suspect arrested, extradition pending

DOVER — A Dover rape suspect was arrested in Maryland Thursday and extradition is pending as he remains in custody, Dover Police said. Isaac Pierce was found living out of his vehicle on a farm in Princess Anne County, Maryland when arrested by the United States Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force and the […]

Early-rising Senators 3-0 for first time in eight years: Dover rips Concord 47-0 in morning road game

WILMINGTON — It doesn’t matter what time of day it is, the Dover High football team can’t stop winning. The Senators captured another victory on Saturday in the morning. Javon Peace ran for three scores and Jordan Magee threw three touchdowns as Dover shut out Concord High on the road, 47-0. It’s the third consecutive […]

FSMA wins OT thriller to improve to 3-0

CAMDEN — When Zakk Camilli faked the handoff and cut upfield, the chances of anybody stopping him looked pretty slim. After all, the Conrad quarterback needed only a yard and a half to score the winning two-point conversion. But First State Military safety Treyvon McCray got Camilli around his legs and then teammate Amir Beverly […]

Local roundup: Sussex Tech, Sussex Central, Seaford pick up football wins

Sussex Tech High scored 20 unanswered second-quarter points to pull away to a 47-6 victory over Mt. Pleasant in nonconference football on Friday night. Michael Norsworthy scored back-to-back touchdowns on runs of 69 and five yards as the Ravens (2-1) opened up a 27-0 halftime lead. Quarterback Chase Snyder threw a pair of scoring passes […]