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14-year-old attacked by group of teens while walking home from bus stop in Newark, Delaware
Police in New Castle County, Delaware have arrested three teenagers who they say hopped out of a stolen car to attack another teen as he walked home from a bus stop.
28-year-old man killed in Wilmington Tuesday in city's second fatal shooting in 2024
A 28-year-old man was fatally shot in Wilmington's East Side neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, according to police. It's the second fatal shooting in the city so far this year, and the sixth shooting in Wilmington overall in 2024. ...
Man, 63, killed in single-vehicle crash last week in Wilmington has been identified
Wilmington police have identified a 63-year-old man killed last week following a single-vehicle crash in the city's Southbridge neighborhood. Charles Keenan was traveling in the 200 block of S. Market St. about 7:55 a.m. on Feb. 13 when his vehicle crashed, according to police. Keenan was taken to an area hospital, where...
5 Delaware Towns People Are Fleeing as Soon as Possible
Delaware, despite being the second-smallest state in the US, grapples with various challenges, prompting residents to seek alternatives. Here are five towns experiencing significant population decline:. Wilmington. Wilmington, Delaware’s largest and most populous city, faces considerable issues, ranking as one of the most perilous areas. In 2020, it reported the...
State Police Apprehend Suspect in Stolen Vehicle Incident
Delaware State Police arrested 19-year-old Aaron Rambert of Newark, Delaware, following a stolen vehicle investigation. On February 19, 2024, at approximately 7:30 a.m., a trooper responded to Wawa, located at 970 Christiana Road in Newark, for a stolen vehicle complaint. The investigation revealed that a Toyota RAV4 was left running in the parking lot while the driver entered the store. When the driver returned to the parking lot, the vehicle was gone. A review of surveillance footage revealed that an unidentified man wearing black clothing had stolen the Toyota.
Update: Man charged with attempted kidnapping in Newark
A Wilmington man is charged with attempted kidnapping after Newark Police said he was the man seen with a supermarket cart that had a child in the front seat. According to Newark Police, 40-year-old Derrick White turned himself in to Police Tuesday. White failed to post bond after arraignment. The...
Wilmington, DE House Sells for $975K
A charming 2-story house located near Wilmington, Delaware, recently changed hands for $975,000 on February 16. Situated at 615 Kilburn Road in Wilmington, DE, 19803, this property boasts 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, offering ample space for a comfortable living experience. Spanning an expansive 4175 square feet, the house sits on a generous lot size of 14375 square feet, providing a perfect blend of indoor and outdoor living.
The Restaurant in Delaware That Has Been Named the Most Expensive Restaurant
Delaware may not be the first place that springs to mind for fine dining, but it boasts several restaurants offering exquisite cuisine and ambiance. Among them, Sullivan’s Steakhouse in Wilmington stands out not just for its quality and service but also its pricing, according to a recent Money Inc study.
VEHICLE STOP LEADS TO GUN ARREST
(Wilmington, DE 19804) On Monday, February 19, 2024, patrol officers with the New Castle County Division of Police were conducting patrol in the area of Banning Park. At approximately 4:08 pm., officers stopped a silver Toyota Corolla, which had exited Banning Park, and contacted the operator, 30-year-old Anthony Calvert. During...
Newark: inclusionary zoning could boost affordable housing
Johanna Voynak knows from first hand experience the pitfalls faced because of a lack of affordable housing. She has been in temporary housing since last September after a flood caused a sewage backup in her Newark rental apartment. The sewage backup was due to the property not being properly maintained by the owner, and resulting mold from the flood was ... Read More
New Castle County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 33 Incidents and 28 Crime Stories
New Castle County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 33 Incidents and 28 Crime Stories. During the last week, New Castle County witnessed a total of 33 reported crime cases, painting a concerning picture of the place's safety. Crimes of varying severity were reported, with Theft leading as the most common crime with 12 incidents. This was followed by Assault, which was reported 8 times. Vandalism, the third most common crime, was reported 5 times. Arrests and Burglaries were reported 3 times each. The most severe crimes like Shooting and Robbery were thankfully the least common, each with only 1 reported incident. The data signifies an urgent need for increased security measures and vigilance in the place to curb these criminal activities.
Savor the Flavor: Newark's Must-Try Japanese Dining Destinations
Welcome to our feature on three standout Japanese restaurants in Newark. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Historic Vehicles Saved After BMW Catches Fire At Cecil County Garage
Shortly before 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday morning, first responders from the Rising Sun Volunteer Fire Company were called to Kustom Auto Repair on Washington Schoolhouse Road in North East when an engine malfunction led to a two-alarm blaze, officials say. According to investigators from the Maryland Fire Marshal, the owner...
New Castle County Fire Service condemns criminal behavior
The announcement of the conviction of a former Belvedere Fire Company Deputy Chief for the rape of a 15-year-old girl is a disgusting reminder of the evil that exists in our society. The fact that the perpetrator in this case was in a position of public trust — a deputy fire chief at the time of the crimes — elevates this immorality to an even higher level.
Third sentence handed down in 2020 gang killing at Wilmington gas station
A third person has been sentenced to prison for the September 2020 murder of Shareef Hamilton outside of a gas station in Wilmington. Earlier this month, J'Shawn Edwards, 21, pleaded guilty to manslaughter, gang participation, conspiracy and weapons charges and was sentenced to 16 years in prison. ...
Biz Beat: Advertise with Kona Ice, grants for cannabis start ups, UnWined to hold hiring event
Happening this week in and around Cecil County: Top of the Bay Business Women will hold their February meeting on the 28th at Casa Mezcal, 1005 Elk Mills Road in Elkton. The meeting will run from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. with a featured presentation by Georgia Peters on “Hidden Toxins at Home.” The cost to attend is $25 and includes lunch. Go to https://www.topofthebaybusinesswomen.com/event-details/february-networking-luncheon. ...
Officer indicted after alleged overdose at Delaware's Ferris School juvenile lockup
An officer at Delaware's juvenile lockup near Wilmington has been charged with official misconduct after police accuse him of overdosing on heroin while manning the control center at the facility. A New Castle County Grand Jury recently indicted the officer on misdemeanor official misconduct as well as 11 misdemeanor counts of endangering the...
VIDEO | Driver seriously hurt in crash with dump truck in Hockessin
A man is hospitalized in serious condition after his SUV crashed into the back of a dump truck at the intersection of Lancaster Pike and Yorklyn Road in Hockessin Tuesday afternoon. New Castle County Paramedics said they treated a 72-year-old man who was trapped in the wreckage. Firefighters from Hockessin,...
University of Delaware Achieves StormReady Status: What It Means for Local Residents
The University of Delaware (UD) is the first in the state to be declared StormReady by the National Weather Service. It is one of six institutions in Delaware to receive this recognition. Josh Kelly, UD's associate director of emergency management, highlighted the importance of weather safety and partnerships in preparedness for weather-related hazards.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Wilmington, DE
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to wilmington..