Wyoming mill

Dave Tally of Camden photographed the mill in Wyoming on April 18.

Wyoming Lake

Dave Tally of Camden took this photograph of a father and son fishing at Wyoming Lake on April 20.

Wyoming Peach Festival latest event to be canceled amid COVID-19 pandemic

DOVER — Everything had been just peachy for the town of Wyoming’s Peach Festival the past 29 years. But this year, just like with so many other events in the era of COVID-19, the 2020 edition of the Wyoming Peach Festival was canceled after two departments from the state rejected the Peach Festival committee’s proposal […]

Scenic Delaware: Wild Quail sunset

Geese at Fifer Orchards

Patricia Sterling of Wyoming took this photo of geese framed by apple blossoms at Fifer Orchards in Wyoming on March 20.

Virtual workouts keep those quarantined moving

DOVER — At the beginning of March, Jessica Moyer decided to start a virtual workout challenge group on Facebook for her clients. It was the first foray into online workouts for Ms. Moyer, the owner of The Ice House: Wellness & Community in Wyoming. Little did she know, this was a preview of how workouts […]

Some police departments see rise in domestic incidents

DOVER — Increased time together at home may ignite more disputes as well. Regular routines are disrupted these days and many people face economic hardship stress too. Domestic incidents have risen slightly in some First State towns and remained steady in others, police said this week. In an effort to stem the spread of the […]

Delaware farm markets adapting to changing landscape

WYOMING — A regular visitor at Fifer Orchards for around three decades, Ann Anderson will miss the hugs and friendly conversations. Instead, she plans to receive her asparagus, avocados, peach ice cream and more during a quick stop and go. “It’s going to be very strange and I’m going to miss it,” Mrs. Anderson said […]

Tracy Torres elected new Camden mayor; Bilbrough unopposed as Wyoming mayor

CAMDEN-WYOMING — Tracy Torres was elected as Camden’s new mayor Saturday, while Daniel Woodall and Michael Schock earned town council seats. Ms. Torres received 181 votes, edging Larry Dougherty Sr., who had 167 votes. Mr. Woodall and Mr. Schock had 189 and 174 votes, respectively. Mark Girty received 115 votes. In Wyoming, Kyle Dixon and […]

Municipal elections set for Saturday in Camden and Wyoming

CAMDEN-WYOMING — Separate municipal elections to determine mayor and council seats are set for Saturday. •In Camden, Larry Dougherty Sr. and Tracy Torres are running for mayor; Mark Girty, Michael Schock and Daniel Woodall are vying for two council seats. The Camden mayor will serve a two-year term, elected council members fill three-year terms. Residents […]