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Delaware Forest Service

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


Delaware Department of Agriculture

First State Ag officials are keeping an eye on an outbreak of virulent Newcastle Disease (vND) in California.


Food Bank of Delaware

The Food Bank of Delaware anticipates assisting SNAP benefit recipients affected by the recent government shutdown.


The City of Wilmington hopes to join a lawsuit seeking to force New Castle County to reassess property tax values countywide for the first time in over three decades.


They grew up only a dozen miles apart, but in significantly different communities. Their career paths differed as well, yet Dave Carter and Dee Durham find themselves today in the same place. As the newest members of the New Castle County Council, this pair of environmental activists, both Democrats, hope to give the county’s legislative body a considerably greener look and feel.

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A $636 million dollar toll road running from Route 1 to the Delaware-Maryland line opened to traffic Thursday.


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A highway safety project more than a year in the making is now underway.



Christmas is over. The New Year has been rung in and if you haven’t already, it’s time to take down your Christmas tree. And here's what you can do if that doesn’t mean just packing away an artificial tree.

If you’re looking for a job, there’s a new statewide employment resource available.

The new resource is called Career Connection and is spearheaded by  Goodwill of Delaware and Delaware County.


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If you’re a library patron in New Castle County and you have overdue items, you have a few days to receive library fine forgiveness.