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Editor's note: With the mandated closure to the public of all restaurants and bars in the state, except for carry-out, drive-through and delivery services, we are compiling a listing of which restaurants are remaining open to provide those services and the details involved. Restaurants that …

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Six Delawareans have now passed away, due to complications with coronavirus (COVID-19). The most recent death involves a 79-year-old female from New Castle County who was not hospitalized. She had underlying health conditions. The source of exposure is related to travel to a state with posit…

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Five Delaware residents have died from coronavirus (COVID-19), with the most recent deaths being those of a 76-year-old New Castle County man and two men from Kent County, 74 and 77 years old.

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Gov. John Carney, at a news conference Friday morning, expressed sorrow for the deaths of two Delaware residents who died from as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) this week, saying “our hearts are aching,” and repeated the importance of staying at home except for essential trips, as the nu…

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A second death in Delaware, resulting from the coronavirus (COVID-19), has been reported, of an 86-year old man who lived in a long-term care facility in Newark.

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Gov. John Carney and Delaware State Housing Authority (DSHA) Director Anas Ben Addi on Thursday, March 26, announced a new program to provide emergency housing assistance to renters affected by shutdowns, closures, layoffs, reduced work hours or unpaid leave due to the COVID-19 health crisis…

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In an effort ensure the health and safety of district employees and in accordance with Gov. Carney’s recent Stay at Home Order amid the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Indian River School District is making a series of changes to its meal service program during the school closure.

On Nov. 15, when life was normal, Bennett Orchards put a post on their Facebook page indicating they were considering co-hosting, with Magee Farms, a food canning and jarring workshop. “Who would be interested?” they asked.

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With 104 cases of coronavirus in the state and 23 in Sussex County, many Delaware residents — being reminded daily to stay home unless a trip out is essential — needed, and got, a little encouragement Wednesday morning, March 25.

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The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has created challenges for individuals and businesses, and it remains unknown when the crisis will end. But many have shifted their focus not to the troubles but relief from them, now and in the future.

On Saturday, March 7, 54 high school teams across Delaware participated in the Science Olympiad competition held at Delaware State University in Dover. Representing Delmarva Christian High School were seniors Abby Agapito and Caitlin Milliken, who placed sixth in the Anatomy & Physiology…

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Gov. John Carney on Tuesday, March 24, provided additional guidance from the State to help employers better understand the fourth and fifth modifications to his State of Emergency declaration, which ordered Delawareans to stay at home whenever possible and closed all non-essential businesses…

First Shore Federal Savings & Loan Association has again been awarded a rating of “outstanding” in a Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluation conducted by the federal Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

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For Bethany Blues, the coronavirus pandemic has meant closing their doors to sit-down customers but opening up delivery to service a 5-mile radius around both the Lewes and Bethany Beach locations.

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Gov. John Carney on March 19 signed Executive Order #38, which will allow the State of Delaware and providers flexibility to provide childcare options for Delaware families and health care workers due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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With entrance fees to Delaware State Parks and state wildlife areas currently waived, Delawareans are getting outside to stay active and healthy, Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control said, offering tips for enjoying the outdoors safely during the coronavirus (COVID-19)…

Sussex Academy representatives announced this week that on March 19 Delaware Secretary of Education Susan Bunting and the State Board of Education approved Sussex Academy’s charter modification request to add an elementary school beginning with the 2020-2021 school year.

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Beebe Healthcare is now offering COVID-19 testing at several locations. Testing requires an order from a healthcare provider. Patients should contact their provider for screening to determine if testing is appropriate.

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The Delaware Division of Revenue (DOR) on Monday, March 23, announced that the deadline for taxpayers to file their 2019 Delaware personal income tax returns has been extended to July 15. DOR and the Internal Revenue Service remain open, and taxpayers are being encouraged to continue to file…

The Dagsboro Boys & Girls Club recently received a $2,500 donation from County Bank. Located at 28154 Lighthouse Crossing, the Dagsboro Boys & Girls Club is expanding its building space with the goal of serving an additional 200 community youth.

A Sussex County lottery player has claimed the final $150,000 top prize from the Instant Game $150,000 Fortune. The winner, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased the winning ticket from Shore Stop #254 in Angola.

Disclaimer: I’m a big fan of ordering food from local restaurants. I’m a superfan of ordering food from local restaurants when that means I can sit on my couch and wait for them to bring it to my front door. In fact, my friends and family will tell you: Ordering food is my superpower. (Well,…

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Gov. John Carney on Sunday, March 22, issued the fourth and fifth modifications to his State of Emergency declaration, ordering Delawareans to stay at home whenever possible and closing all non-essential businesses in Delaware to help fight the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Gov. John Carney on Sunday issued the fourth and fifth modifications to his State of Emergency declaration, ordering Delawareans to stay at home whenever possible and closing all non-essential businesses in Delaware to help fight the spread of COVID-19.

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The beaches in Bethany Beach, South Bethany and Fenwick Island are empty on March 22, after Gov. John Carney closed all beaches statewide for all purposes except exercise and dog-walking, with local officials taking him up on the option for municipalities to expand the closure to close their…

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Effective Monday, March 23, all four Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles locations will go to kiosk, drive-through and emergency appointment only, according to a Saturday, March 21, news release from the Delaware Department of Transportation.