DE Turf returns to action: Sports complex set to host summer tourneys

FREDERICA — Sports resumed at the DE Turf Sports Complex the week of June 8. In a few weeks, the complex will host its first tournament of the summer. Slowly but surely, DE Turf has been getting back to normal after a near three-month hiatus due to the statewide shutdown in order to help limit […]

Dover traffic stop brings drug charges

DOVER – A 20-year-old Frederica man was charged with drug-related offenses after a traffic stop Monday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Police said Thomas R. Hoskins was initially seen in a vehicle with a driver not wearing a seatbelt while driving on Webbs Lane at approximately 6:40 p.m. Upon contact with […]

Free classes for diabetes management on tap

FREDERICA —Six sessions for Diabetes Self Management will be offered by Frederica Senior Center located on Market Street in Frederica on six consecutive Mondays, beginning March 2 and ending on April 6. The educators who will present the training program will provide coping and problem solving mechanisms that you can use to make living with […]

ILC Dover sets eyes on future, partners with investment firm

FREDERICA — ILC Dover, best known for outfitting every U.S. astronaut in NASA’s Apollo program with spacesuits — including the dozen that walked on the moon — has a new partner. ILC Dover announced this week that it has joined forces with New York-based New Mountain Capital, a growth-oriented investment firm with more than $20 […]

Suspect sought in Frederica armed robbery try

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in an attempted armed robbery at JC Liquor Mart in Frederica on Dec. 5 at 7:29 p.m. A 71-year-old employee told police that a suspect entered the store at 7615 Old Beach Road wearing a ski mask and displayed a handgun. The suspect then proceeded […]

Murderkill River south bridge

Connie Summers of Frederica took this photo of the Murderkill River south bridge in Frederica on Nov. 1 while out for a morning walk. 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 […]

Man arrested for weapons theft from Harrington residence

HARRINGTON — Two stolen shotguns remained missing following the arrest of a 32-year-old Frederica man after an alleged incident Monday, authorities said. According to Harrington Police spokesman Earl K. Brode, three shotguns, a crossbow and other hunting equipment were reportedly stolen from a residence on North West Street. Police said an unknown suspected entered the […]

Scenic Delaware: Spring Creek

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo titled ‘Spring Creek’ July 1 in Frederica. 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, […]

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: Storm warning

John Messina Jr. of Smyrna took this photo looking east with a storm approaching from behind at the Kent County Wastewater Plant in Frederica on Aug. 7.