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Recycling Grants, Loans Available For Delaware Commercial Sector

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 4:50pm
DOVER (March 22, 2013) - Applications are being accepted through March 28 for Universal Recycling grants and low interest loans for Delaware's commercial sector to assist them in collecting, transporting, processing and marketing recyclables.

Training workshop set for April 24 on managing invasive plants; Civic and community groups, municipalities encouraged to attend

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 3:51pm
DOVER (March 22, 2013) - A training workshop on preventing and managing invasive plants and supporting healthy habitats will be held 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 24 at the St. Jones Reserve, 818 Kitts Hummock Road in Dover

Training Workshop Set for April 24 on Managing Invasive Plants

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 3:51pm
DOVER (March 22, 2013) - A training workshop on preventing and managing invasive plants and supporting healthy habitats will be held 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 24 at the St. Jones Reserve, 818 Kitts Hummock Road in Dover

Recycling Grants, Loans Available for Delaware's Commercial Sector

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 3:12pm
DOVER (March 22, 2013) - Applications are being accepted through March 28 for Universal Recycling grants and low interest loans for Delaware's commercial sector to assist them in collecting, transporting, processing and marketing recyclables.

271 Motorists Cited For Not Buckling Up At Night

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 1:05pm
Two hundred seventy-one (271) motorists were cited for not buckle up at night during the first seat belt enforcement campaign of 2013. Officers from 6 police departments plus Delaware State Police worked over 421 hours of overtime enforcement looking for unbelted motorists.

Bipartisan Group of Federal and State Officials and Organizations Cheer Inclusion of Delaware and Pennsylvania in National Park System

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 12:17pm
President Barack Obama will designate a national monument in Delaware and Pennsylvania on Monday, March 25, 2013.

Governor's Weekly Message: Celebrating Student Research, Supporting STEM Education

Test Feed - Fri, 03/22/2013 - 11:00am
In his weekly message, filmed at the Delaware Biotechnology Institute in Newark, Governor Markell was joined by the 2013 Delaware BioGENEius Challenge award winners: Anna Gonye from the Charter School of Wilmington, and Bansri Patel from Sussex Tech High School.

Volunteers sought for 22nd Annual Christina River Cleanup on April 6

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 4:01pm
NEW CASTLE COUNTY (March 21, 2013) - DNREC Secretary Collin O'Mara encourages volunteers to join the Christina River Cleanup along the river and several of its tributaries on Saturday, April 6 from 8 a.m. until noon at 12 sites throughout northern New Castle County.

Public Invited to Discuss Stockley Center Initiative on March 27

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 11:01am
The public is invited to a March 27 meeting in Georgetown as community members begin to develop a plan to help the state realize the full potential of the Stockley Center and its surrounding property on behalf of the people of Sussex County.

Delaware Public Health Commemorates World Tuberculosis Day

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 11:01am
The Division of Public Health (DPH) joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in commemorating the annual World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on March 24, 2013.

Four New Castle County Facilities Impacted by Med Prep Drug Recall

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 11:01am
No known illnesses have been identified in Delaware or any other state related to the recall at this time.

Common Core to Draw 700-Plus Educators to Dover This Weekend

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 10:00am
More than 700 educators from 143 Delaware schools will gather in Dover Saturday to learn strategies for deepening their schools' implementation of the Common Core standards.

Biden's Office Secures Indictment Following Investor Fraud Investigation

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 9:24am
Attorney General Beau Biden today announced that the Department of Justice Securities Division has obtained an indictment charging a New Castle County man with theft, securities fraud, and tax evasion following its investigation of a scheme to defraud investors out of nearly one million dollars.

More Volunteers Needed on Sat., March 23 for Beach Grass Planting at South Bethany and Delaware Seashore State Park

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 9:24am
SUSSEX COUNTY (March 20, 2013) - More volunteers are needed at two sites - South Bethany Beach and Delaware Seashore State Park - for Delaware's annual beach grass planting set for 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday, March 23.

Spring Fun at Cape Henlopen State Park

Test Feed - Thu, 03/21/2013 - 7:51am
LEWES (March 21, 2013) - The staff at Cape Henlopen State Park invites the public to the Seaside Nature Center on Wednesday, March 27 and Thursday, March 28 to participate in fun springtime programs.

State Parks, Forest Service to Use Prescribed Burn at Brandywine Creek State Park for Meadow Habitat Restoration

Test Feed - Wed, 03/20/2013 - 2:00pm
DOVER (March 20, 2013) - DNREC's Division of Parks and Recreation and the Department of Agriculture's Forest Service are teaming up to conduct a prescribed fire on 16 acres of meadow and shrub habitats in Brandywine Creek State Park near Wilmington. The burn is expected to occur between Friday, March 22 and Sunday, March 31, during the middle of the day, depending on weather conditions.

Calling All Delaware Municipalities: Community Health Promotion Applications Accepted through April 12, 2013

Test Feed - Wed, 03/20/2013 - 11:01am
Delaware municipalities that incorporate health-promoting options as an integral part of their services and infrastructure are eligible to apply.

Open House on Gordons Pond Trail to be Held on April 3

Test Feed - Wed, 03/20/2013 - 10:05am
DOVER (March 20, 2013) - DNREC's Division of Parks and Recreation will host a public open house for the proposed Gordon's Pond Trail in Cape Henlopen State Park. The Open House will be held 7 - 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, at the Lewes Library, 111 Adams Ave., in Lewes.

Coupe Sworn in as Commissioner of Department of Correction

Test Feed - Tue, 03/19/2013 - 4:08pm
Robert M. Coupe was sworn in by Governor Jack Markell as Commissioner of the Department of Correction (DOC) during a ceremony held at the DOC Administration Building in Dover. Coupe was joined by his family and was surrounded by friends, former colleagues and special guests.

Man Charged with Perjury For Providing False Information About 2011 Wilmington Homicide

Test Feed - Tue, 03/19/2013 - 11:01am
Prosecutors have obtained an indictment charging a central witness to a 2011 Wilmington homicide with perjury and lying to law enforcement after he recently recanted earlier statements he made about the crime to police and on the stand at trial.
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