July 5, 2023 The Delaware State Fire Marshal’s office has determined that last night’s fire that damaged a New Castle, Delaware house was accidental. The blaze, reported shortly before 10:00 pm, occurred in the unit block of Onaway Place in the Garfield Park neighborhood. The Minquadale Fire Company arrived on the scene with flames observed […]
July 5, 2023 The Delaware State Fire Marshal’s office has determined that last night’s fire that destroyed a house near Camden, Delaware was accidental. The blaze, reported around 10:30 pm, occurred in the 400 block of Apple Blossom Drive near Walnut Shade Road. The Camden Wyoming Fire Company arrived on the scene with flames engulfing […]
The use of consumer fireworks such as firecrackers, bottle rockets, aerial mortars, and anything that leaves the ground is and has always been prohibited to possess or use in the State of Delaware. Hundreds of people are injured, and thousands of fires have occurred throughout the United States due to the use of fireworks.
The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) recommends that residents take steps to keep family, friends, and pets safe during Fourth of July gatherings.
July 4th is right around the corner, here is a list of events to celebrate Independence Day in 2018 throughout Delaware. View events in by dates / times, location and county at The First State Blog