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The University of Delaware gets its 2018 season underway Thursday night, welcoming Rhode Island to Newark.

Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs

Delaware’s Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs (HCA) is looking at what’s next for historic preservation in the First State.


Delaware Forest Service

The Delaware Forest Service is, for first time, issuing turkey hunting permits through a seperate lottery.


Courtesty of the Delaware Historical Society

The week-long August Quarterly starts Sunday in Wilmington. The Delaware Historical Society kicks it off Saturday with a panel discussion on interfaith traditions and the Black Church.

Fort Delaware State Park in Delaware City is hosting an annual prisoner of war living history events this weekend.


The First State National Historical Park is moving toward turning what was once the state’s first county jail into a park office and visitor center.

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Persistent rain couldn’t keep the 99th annual Delaware State Fair from breaking one attendance record.

The Delaware Public Archives hosts a program about the impact smallpox had during the American Revolution this weekend.

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Research from the University of Delaware shows people have a tendency to stay committed to their investments even when they’re bad ones.

Courtesy of People's Festival

The annual tribute to reggae legend Bob Marley, the People’s Festival,  holds its 24th concert this Saturday in Wilmington.

It will be free for the first time this year, thanks in part to a new partnership with Live Nation, says festival co-founder Genny Pitts.