Troopers seeking assistance in identifying attempted robbery suspect

HARRINGTON – The Delaware State Police are still asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the above pictured suspect who is wanted in connection with an attempted robbery. The incident occurred on June 29, 2018 at approximately 10:30 p.m., after the victim agreed to provide the suspect with a ride home from the Harrington Casino. […]

Milford man arrested for harassing tenant

MILFORD – David Kenton, 71 of Milford, has been charged with harassment by the Milford Police Department, according to Pfc. Mikhail Stanton. Police received a harassment complaint from a victim July 11 alleging that Kenton, their landlord, sent multiple text messages to them requesting they “go out with him on a date,” according to the […]

Citizen of the Year: Pletcher chosen for Chamber award

MILFORD — Nominations are in and tallies are counted. This year’s Citizen of the Year award, presented by the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford, goes to a Milford High School graduate who decided to stick around and make her community a better place. The Citizen of the Year is someone who demonstrates outstanding achievement […]

Mispillion River Brewing hosts walk, run to benefit Construction Angels, share Miss Utility message

MILFORD — “Know What’s Below! Call Before You Dig!” Call 8-11. Those are the resounding words for anyone who is considering building a structure, digging a pool, or any other construction or excavation considerations. To help to boost this message, Mispillion River Brewing is hosting the Miss Utility 8-1-1 5K, 1 Mile Non-Competitive Walk and […]

Local business brings Yoga with Goats to the state Fair

HARRINGTON — When Delaware State Fair officials asked Beverly Geffon, owner of WhYoga in Milford, to bring yoga with a twist to this year’s event, she said, “Why not?” Aileen Maloney and others were happy to help with the project, so they offered to bring the goats. With the assistance of a few furry friends, […]

SLIDESHOW: 3rd Thursday in downtown Milford

MILFORD – Hundreds of consumers traveled to Milford Thursday evening, July 19 to enjoy live music, good eats and local wares, celebrating Downtown Milford, Inc.’s 3rd Thursday initiative. The monthly 3rd Thursday event is held in hopes of getting more people to the downtown area supporting local businesses. With a block party theme, this month’s […]

A legacy: Milford Memorial Hospital celebrated in newest museum exhibit

MILFORD — As Bayhealth continues to celebrate its expansion into Sussex county with the construction of the new health campus, Milford residents and visitors can take a peek at past transitions from inside the Milford Museum. The new exhibit, “A Legacy of Caring — The History of Milford Memorial Hospital,” officially opens during Downtown Milford, […]

A howling good time: Scream this summer with Mr. Moribund

MILFORD — Mr. Moribund hopes you won’t wait for Halloween to roll around for a scary good time, so he’s hosting a Summer Screamer Saturday, July 28 at Riverfront Theatre in Milford. “The show is a live version of the classic horror host shows of the 50s through the 80s, where a host would show […]

Sunday evening crash in Milford causes injuries

MILFORD – The Delaware State Police are investigating a serious crash that occurred last evening on (SR-1) Bay Road, Milford. The preliminary investigation has determined the incident occurred on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at approximately 5:28 p.m. on Bay Road in the area of New Wharf Road, Milford. A 2001 Volkswagen Beetle operated by a […]

Troopers investigate serious vehicle crash in Milford

MILFORD – Delaware State Police are currently on the scene of a serious crash on (SR1) Bay Road southbound one mile north of U.S. 113, Milford. SR 1 at New Wharf Road, both lanes will be shut down for an extended period of time, according to Director of Public Information, Sergeant Richard Bratz. Motorists can expect […]