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Nicholas Ciolino

A new physical rehab center is set to open in Dover early next year.

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Wilmington’s St. Francis Hospital EMS was the low bidder last week for a contract with Dover. The proposed deal would cost the city $100,000 each year for the next three years.

Delaware Choral Society

The Delaware Choral Society (DCS) performs Haydn’s The Creation this Sunday at Dover High School.




An entrepreneurial education program in Dover graduated its first class this week and some of its students are already launching new businesses.

The holiday shopping season in the First State and elsewhere kicked off with Black Friday.

Some Delawareans got started early Thanksgiving evening as stores began opening for the nation’s biggest shopping weekend.

Delaware Department of Agriculture

An invasive pest that came over from China and Vietnam to Pennsylvania in 2014 landed in upstate Delaware last year. Now, the Spotted Lanternfly has now hitchhiked to Kent County.


Dover Police seized roughly 7,500 bags of heroin during an investigation late last week.

Dover PD arrested three people on drug and firearms charges Friday, and found a total of more than 50 grams of heroin and about 30 grams of ecstacy.

Sarah Mueller, Delaware Public Media

The Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware is working with the EPA and DNREC to clean up a state-owned parcel with historical significance.


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The 2018 Firefly Music Festival is underway. Tens of thousands are pouring into Dover and setting up camp to see artists like The Killers, Kendrick Lamar and Arctic Monkeys.

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The post office in Dover is planning to move to a new location in a few years.