‘Legally Blonde’ musical takes to Milford High stage

MILFORD — Based on the book and movie of the same name, Milford High School Drama Club will present a musical version of the film “Legally Blonde” this weekend. It is the story of Elle Woods, a sorority girl who enrolls in Harvard Law School in an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend. As Elle […]

‘Sally Cotter’ parody playing at Second Street this weekend

MILFORD — The Children’s Theater at Milford’s Second Street Players starts 2020 with the second installment in the parody series based on the Harry Potter books. In “Sally Cotter and the Prisoner of Ala Katraz,” Sally Cotter is back, once again dreaming that she is a student at the bewitching Frogbull Academy of Sorcery. But […]

Bicyclists causing ‘safety hazard’ a concern in Milford

MILFORD — A 34-second video showed more than 10 helmetless bicycle riders pedaling through traffic lanes, some the wrong way while weaving closely past vehicles. An approaching yellow light at Southeast Second and Marshall streets didn’t slow them and it soon turned red. One rider pushed his arm toward a nearby vehicle that was forced […]

Scenic Delaware: King of the Mountain

Weston Williams, of Felton, took this photo entitled “King of the Mountain” on Feb. 16 at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

Combination of Chronicle and State News will cover Milford like never before

MILFORD — At the end of February, The Chronicle will vacate its physical office at 37 N. Walnut St. The newspaper, of course, will keep right on publishing the first day of each month and continue to be delivered free by mail to residents in Milford, Harrington and Felton. “This is absolutely the right move […]

Two men face gun, drug-dealing charges

MILFORD — A multi-agency investigation led to the arrest of two men for allegedly distributing large amounts of cocaine and marijuana in southern Delaware, authorities said Thursday. Mario J. Garza, 54, and Roberto Cantu, 41, were taken into custody during search warrant executions, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Police determined that […]

Blunt Rochester talks black history with Milford students

MILFORD — There’s power in writing, U.S. Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester told students at Banneker Elementary School Tuesday. “Writing is so important. You can write your own history,” she said to a group of fourth-grade students. “You can start your own history book about your life.” The thread of writing as power wove through Rep. […]

Police: Shots fired, followed by assault

MILFORD — A 45-year-old man was charged with assault after allegedly firing a gun and then striking a man multiple times with an unknown object, authorities said. The incident occurred around 5:39 p.m. on Sunday in the 8000 block of Slaughter Beach Road when Delaware State Police were called to the scene for an assault […]

Milford Drama Club Presents Legally Blonde

Omigod you guys, you totally have to come see Legally Blonde at Milford High School during the first week of March!  Based on the book and movie of the same name, Milford Drama Club’s latest musical theater production is the story of Elle Woods, a sorority girl who enrolls in Harvard Law School in an […]

Smyrna repeats as Division I wrestling champ: Mullen’s OT win lifts Eagles by Bucs 36-34

SMYRNA — Bryce Mullen is the first to admit, he was having a hard time catching his breath. But with a state title on the line, Mullen was going to do all he could to push through. Mullen earned a sudden victory in the first period of overtime to lift Smyrna High to a 36-34 […]