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The 2018 hurricane season is behind us, but that doesn’t mean residents along the First State coast can drop their guard.



Photo taken by Carey Cahill Murray

Sussex County carolers and other groups donated thousands of food items for local families in need this week.


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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is surveying First State farmers this month.


CAMP Rehoboth

Saturday is the 30th Anniversary of World AIDS Day. And the First State will mark the occasion.


Sussex County’s annual holiday food drive is underway this year.


The “Pack the Pod” drive is connected to the county’s annual Caroling on The Circle event - now in its 35th year.

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Sussex County voters elected two new Republican faces to serve on County Council.

Sussex County nonprofit The Way Home is receiving a federal grant to reduce recidivism in the First State.

A Sussex County Councilman is proposing to change the way housing density is measured in an effort to protect state wetlands.

Tourism is a $1.7 billion dollar industry in Sussex County and Southern Delaware Tourism wants to recognize those who help keep it thriving.


Sun Behavioral Delaware

Sun Behavioral opened a center for substance abuse and mental health treatment in Sussex County this week.