Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:51:29 GMT
At that time, Mayor Walter Curran and Councilman Tom Maly were sworn in to new terms, vowing "to place the public interest above any special or personal interest, and to respect the right of future generations to share the rich, historic and natural heritage of Delaware." Additionally, the council approved the meeting schedule for the next year, which includes no August meeting and tentatively scheduled monthly workshops.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:57:13 GMT
Delaware State Police say a trooper has been taken to a hospital after being shot at a convenience store. Master Cpl.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:06:01 GMT
"Delawareans are compassionate people who understand that organ and tissue donation saves lives," said Governor Carney. "Our state is already a leader in donor registration.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:34:35 GMT
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF DOVER TO PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN MATTERS RELATING TO LEVY AND COLLECTION OF SPECIAL AD VALOREM TAXES, SPECIAL TAXES, AND AD VALOREM TAXES IN CONNECTION WITH A MUNICIPAL TAX INCREMENT FINANCING AND A MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS FINANCING.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:58:49 GMT
SUSSEX CO., Del. - In Delaware, state officials are still wrapping their minds around what led to a dangerous increase in heroin overdoses this weekend.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:44:31 GMT
The State Senate in Delaware opened with an Islamic prayer recently and instead of the Imam participating in the Pledge of Allegiance with his hand over his heart, he decided it was a good time to pick his nose. This Imam is giving a prayer in Arabic which nobody in the room understands and that is the point.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:30:06 GMT
Media outlets report Gov. John Carney and Secretary of Education Susan Bunting announced the grant Thursday during a visit to the Latin American Community Center's early childhood center in Wilmington. Known as the Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership, officials say the funds will support the expansion of high quality early childhood education to more of the state's youngest learners.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:09:06 GMT
This image provided by the Delaware Department of Justice shows Keith Price. An officer fatally shot a Delaware man wanted on an attempted murder charge after the suspect pointed a gun at the officer during a foot chase, police said Thursday, April 20, 2017.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:23:26 GMT
Peggy Brockway, mother of Douglas Brockway, flanked her daughter, Missy Brockway-Walls, speaks to the press after the parole of her son's killer, Ransford Bryan III. Bryan, who shot Douglas Brockway in the back of the head in 1987, was granted parole April 18 by the Delaware Board of Parole after nearly 30 years in prison.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:28:20 GMT
"I'm basically here to listen," said Delaware Gov. John Carney Wednesday evening as he welcomed local lawmakers and cannabis advocates to a roundtable discussion on the legalization of recreational pot. If House Bill 110 passes, Delaware would be the first Mid-Atlantic state to welcome marijuana without medicinal constraints.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:42:32 GMT
The debate over legalized marijuana for adults 21 and older in Delaware could pick up when the legislature returns to session next week. House Bill 110, which would legalize the recreational use of marijuana and allow for the regulation and taxation of the drug in Delaware, could be heard by a House committee as early as next week.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:36:16 GMT
The widow of slain Lt. Steven Floyd Sr. wipes the tears from her eyes as her attorney announces the filing of a federal lawsuit against former governors Jack Markell, Ruth Ann Minner and others seeking compensatory and punitive damages after a prison riot at the Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, Del.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 01:42:09 GMT
The Delaware DOC has responded to reports that some correctional officers staged a sick out amid their calls for an increase in pay. The Department of Corrections says the vast majority of Correctional Officers reported to work today and are working hard to keep facilities safe and secure.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 01:42:08 GMT
Delaware correctional officers staged a "sick out" on Monday to demonstrate frustration over a perceived lack of action on calls to raise salaries and address other issues in prisons, according to sources familiar with the decision. Dozens of correction officers participated in the coordinated sick day, according to sources with knowledge of the demonstration who were not authorized to speak publicly about the rank-and-file COs calling out.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 16:49:09 GMT
Delaware Transit Corp. announced changes to DART Statewide Bus Services have been approved to become effective Sunday, May 21, 2017. Weekday, Saturday and/or Sunday schedule times have been adjusted on most routes to improve on-time performance and connections, and/or re-routing.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:58:29 GMT
The Department of Justice announced that Airman 1st Class Dalian Washington and Airman 1st Class Akeem Beazer were arrested and charged based on alleged acts that took place on the Dover Air Force Base in Delaware . Criminal complaints state that Washington picked up a 15-year-old girl at the Dover Division of Motor Vehicles in August 2016.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 14:59:37 GMT
Non-Delaware residents FOIA request tabled Rep. Paul Baumbach, D-Newark, introduced a bill March 15 that would allow non-Delaware residents to make Freedom of Information Act requests. House Bill 75 allows state agencies and public bodies to create higher fees for responses to FOIA requests from non-Delaware residents.