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First State agriculture is getting a boost from the federal government.


The budget proposal released by the Trump Administration last week would eliminate several programs funding affordable housing. First State elected officials gathered at a Habitat for Humanity construction site Wednesday to speak out against the proposed cuts.


State officials say 2018 was the worst mosquito season in recorded history. And Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is already working to avoid a repeat this year.


ES&S (Elections Systems & Software)

First State residents voting in May’s school board elections statewide will get the first look at Delaware’s new voting machines.


Scripps National Spelling Bee

Delaware’s top spellers will gather Saturday for the State Spelling Bee.


Delaware Public Media

New Castle County government is seeing results from its increased effort to collect delinquent taxes and fees.


Jamie Wyeth, Portrait of Phyllis Mills, 1967, Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in. The Phyllis and Jamie Wyeth Collection

The Brandywine River Museum of Art is honoring the late Phyllis Mills Wyeth.



Willey Farms Facebook

Willey Farms in Townsend continues to recover from a massive fire that totally destroyed the farm-style store last November.


City of Seaford

The City of Seaford’s police chief Robert Kracyla recently announced he’s resigning that post. And he's leaving for another job elsewhere in the state.

Delaware Forest Service

Arbor Day 2019 is fast approaching, and with it the Delaware Forest Service’s annual Arbor Day Poster Contest.