With the arrival of hurricane season, AAA is reminding area residents to restock their storm supply kits, as well as include COVID-19 protection, including masks, gloves and hand sanitizer. The past few months of the pandemic depleted store shelves and prompted more time at home, a combinati…

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A listing of open houses available throughout our resort area, compliments of our local Real Estate professionals.

U.S. Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), ranking member of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations (PSI), on June 15 spoke on the Senate floor to call attention to the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) Free File Program, a free tax preparation service available to nearly 100 million eligible U.S. …

About 110 gift bags, each containing items such as a cashmere sweater or pair of boots, were recently donated to employees of Beebe Healthcare, to surprise and thank them for working so hard to help those ill with the coronavirus.

The FCC this week issued an alert to local TV viewers who watch over-the-air television with an antenna, notifying them of ongoing frequency changes for local stations. In a previous transition phase, two other TV stations in the Salisbury area have moved to new frequencies, and now it is ti…

A 48-year-old Millsboro woman has won a $1 million prize, before taxes, by matching the five white balls in the May 16 Powerball drawing, Delaware Lottery officials announced on Wednesday, June 3. The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased the winning Quick Pick ticket at Royal Far…

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The Internal Revenue Service this week urged recipients of Economic Impact Payments (stimulus funds) who may have been expecting to receive a check in the mail to keep their eyes out for a nondescript envelope containing a prepaid debit card instead.

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Last year, AAA Mid-Atlantic forecast that more than 118,000 Delaware residents would travel 50 miles or more for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. This year is expected to look much, much different. For the first time in 20 years, AAA will not issue a Memorial Day travel forecast, as the acc…

A free class is being offered to the public on Monday, May 18, from 5 to 6 p.m. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the temporary closure of the Georgetown Public Library, located at 123 West Pine Street, the instructor has agreed to hold the May 18 class as a webinar only and not in person.

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The Delaware Department of Insurance on Wednesday, April 29, released a list of consumer-friendly automobile insurer actions that are being implemented due to reduced vehicle use throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. As filed with the department, these actions represent millions of dollars being…

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U.S. Attorney David C. Weiss and Delaware Attorney General Kathleen Jennings this week announced the formation of a new Coronavirus (COVID-19) Anti-Fraud Coalition, aimed at better protecting the citizens of Delaware from criminal and civil fraud arising from the pandemic.

The coronavirus pandemic has understandably caused fear and uncertainty among many Delawareans who are worried about theirs and their family’s health and the economic consequences this health crisis will have on their finances.

American and international students working in the Ocean View area for the summer, and others who can’t drive, may borrow a bicycle, free of charge, from Assisting Bicycle Commuters, a ministry of Mariner’s Bethel United Methodist Church.

Raymond Perrone, a 59-year-old barber and musician from the Selbyville area, recently purchased a variety of Instant Game tickets while visiting Royal Farms #263 in West Fenwick. Having some extra cash on hand, he decided to treat himself to a higher price-point game — a $25 Money Frenzy Ins…

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Attorney General Kathy Jennings this week warned Delawareans to be wary of scams related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief & Economic Security (CARES) Act. The economic relief package includes direct payments to most Americans, totaling as much as $1,200 for individuals or $2,400 for joint …

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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…

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.

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With COVID-19 and a State of Emergency reshaping daily life in Delaware, Attorney General Kathy Jennings on Wednesday, March 18, urged consumers to stay vigilant about businesses illegally raising prices to take advantage of the public’s anxiety.

The Sussex CARES (Creating Awareness of Resources for Every Senior) Conference will take place on Friday, May 8, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the education center at Crossroads Community Church in Georgetown, hosted by the Advisory Committee on Aging & Adults with Physical Disabilities. The …

In partnership with local libraries, Beebe Healthcare’s information technology security team is offering cyber health classes. The classes were to be held on March 2 in Selbyville, as well as an upcoming date on Friday, March 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the South Coastal Library in Bethany Beach.

Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md., has announced that it will be holding a job fair on Thursday, March 19, to help fill open positions in the hospital, as well as in its health system of physician offices.

Beebe Healthcare’s Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing is inviting those interested in entering the field of nursing to attend the school’s semi-annual open house on Saturday, March 21, from 10 a.m. to noon.

Last week, Delmarva Power reported that the Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC) and Delaware Division of the Public Advocate had received numerous complaints of third-party electricity suppliers “spoofing” phone numbers in an effort to sign up households for new service contracts.