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  Archives:  May 2019

Governor Carney, DTI Announce Rural Broadband Expansion Partnership

Governor John Carney | Kent County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

Partnership with Bloosurf aims to eliminate broadband deserts in Kent and Sussex Counties DOVER, Del. — The Delaware Department of Technology and Information (DTI) Chief Information Officer James Collins, joined by Bloosurf, LLC Founder and CEO Vincent Sabathier and his team, announced a partnership to provide affordable wireless broadband in targeted, rural areas of Kent […]




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: May 20-26

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between May 20-26 made 3,888 contacts with anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 110 citations.




Sassafras Landing boat ramp to close temporarily for habitat project construction

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

The boat ramp at Sassafras Landing, located within the Assawoman Wildlife Area, will be closed from Monday through Thursday during a three-week period beginning Monday, June 3. The temporary closure is needed to provide construction access for a shoreline stabilization project.




New York Man Pleads Guilty to Wilmington Homicide

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

A Queens, NY man has pleaded guilty to a Wilmington homicide. In September 2017, Wilmington Police responded to a shooting and found Allen Melton of Wilmington suffering from gunshots to his torso and legs. Multiple witnesses reported that Sandy Lashley, 31, and a female accomplice, Latesha Favors of Wilmington, started an altercation with Melton’s girlfriend […]




Hurricane Season Begins June 1

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

Hurricane season officially begins on June 1, and homeowners, renters, and business owners should take the time now to prepare for what could come at any time.






  Archives:  May 2019

Governor Carney, DTI Announce Rural Broadband Expansion Partnership

Governor John Carney | Kent County | News | Office of the Governor | Sussex County | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

Partnership with Bloosurf aims to eliminate broadband deserts in Kent and Sussex Counties DOVER, Del. — The Delaware Department of Technology and Information (DTI) Chief Information Officer James Collins, joined by Bloosurf, LLC Founder and CEO Vincent Sabathier and his team, announced a partnership to provide affordable wireless broadband in targeted, rural areas of Kent […]




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: May 20-26

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between May 20-26 made 3,888 contacts with anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 110 citations.




Sassafras Landing boat ramp to close temporarily for habitat project construction

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

The boat ramp at Sassafras Landing, located within the Assawoman Wildlife Area, will be closed from Monday through Thursday during a three-week period beginning Monday, June 3. The temporary closure is needed to provide construction access for a shoreline stabilization project.




New York Man Pleads Guilty to Wilmington Homicide

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

A Queens, NY man has pleaded guilty to a Wilmington homicide. In September 2017, Wilmington Police responded to a shooting and found Allen Melton of Wilmington suffering from gunshots to his torso and legs. Multiple witnesses reported that Sandy Lashley, 31, and a female accomplice, Latesha Favors of Wilmington, started an altercation with Melton’s girlfriend […]




Hurricane Season Begins June 1

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Date Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019

Hurricane season officially begins on June 1, and homeowners, renters, and business owners should take the time now to prepare for what could come at any time.