• Winds take down trees, power lines in Delaware

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Gusty winds have taken down trees, causing power outages in Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Delmarva Power reported more than 2,000 customers had lost electricity on Sunday morning. The outages were centered mostly in New Castle County and Cecil County, Maryland. By mid-afternoon, Delmarva Power was still showing outages affecting about…

  • All lanes of damaged Delaware bridge re-open

    Delaware transportation officials say a bridge on a key East Coast interstate has fully re-opened after it was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting.

  • Damaged Delaware bridge on I-495 partially reopens

    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware transportation officials have partially reopened a bridge on a key East Coast interstate that was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting. Officials said southbound lanes of the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River reopened Thursday afternoon, about a month earlier than expected. Officials said repairs…

  • Shark bites teen off Delaware coast

    A teen boy was bitten by a shark Monday off Cape Henlopen State Park in Delaware.

  • Dogfish Head expanding in Delaware, beyond

    REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — Dogfish Head Craft Brewery is expanding its presence in southern Delaware and is adding to the number of states where its beer is distributed. The Daily Times (http://delmarvane.ws/1lgdMtE ) reports the brewery expects to open its new Dogfish Inn in downtown Lewes in July. Dogfish founder and President Sam Calagione…

  • After bridge closes, Delaware inspects all spans

    RANDALL CHASE Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Delaware’s transportation secretary ordered immediate inspections of major bridges in the state on Thursday to see if they might have any problems similar to an interstate bypass that had to close in Wilmington. Meanwhile, the extent of the damage that thousands of cars whizzed past daily before…

  • Seaside Country Store: The most unusual store on the shore

    Visitors heading to the Eastern Shore looking for souvenirs and beach house decor might try stopping at a place that\’s just outside Ocean City.