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Police say woman pushed baby, fought and threatened Middletown market workers

Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: DELAWARE CRIME Man arrested after attempting to kidnap children from day care | 0:46 A 47-year-old man faces charges he pushed and punched his way through a Christiana-area day care center in an attempt to kidnap two infants Friday morning, state police said. John J. J

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-21 20:30:41

Middletown woman pushes baby in crib to the ground, threatens victim with scissors while demanding money

A woman who showed up demanding money from an employee of a store who wasn't even there pushed over a crib containing a baby and threatened to stab another employee with a pair of scissors, Middletown Police announced Thursday. According to authorities, Dalma Melero, 54, of Middletown, showed up at

WDEL 1150AM - 2017-09-21 15:59:00

Correctional officer indicted in Elkton Road fatal hit-and-run

A 29-year-old correctional officer has been indicted in the hit-and-run death of a man on Elkton Road in July. According to the indictment, Todd A. Stillman, of Newark, was behind the wheel of a black Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck when he struck 44-year-old Kelvin Dottin and fled the scene. Dottin, wh

NEWARK POST - 2017-09-22 19:19:00

Woman killed inside Newark home, police say

A woman found dead in a Newark home Friday night was the victim of a homicide, police said. Officers were called to a home on Westfield Drive, off Casho Mill Road, to check on the welfare of a resident at approximately 11:45 p.m., Newark Police Department spokesman Sgt. Gerald Bryda said. When offic

NEWARK POST - 2017-09-23 16:31:00

Newark man turns self in, charged in fatal July hit-and-run

A 29-year-old Newark man was charged in connection to a hit-and-run that killed a man in July, city authorities announced Friday. According to Newark Police, Todd A. Stillman was identified as the driver of a black Dodge Ram 1500 pickup involved in a July 6, 2017 crash along Elkton Road at 11:49 p.

WDEL 1150AM - 2017-09-22 18:58:00

Driver in fatal crash near Fair Hill pleads guilty

An Elkton-area man is facing up to three years in prison after pleading guilty to criminally negligent vehicular manslaughter on Friday. The guilty plea relates to a fatal single-vehicle crash near Fair Hill in September 2016. ELKTON - An Elkton-area man is facing up to three years in prison after a

CECIL DAILY - 2017-09-22 18:39:00

Man Charged With Arson In Delaware House Fire

BEAR, DE (CBS) - The Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office has determined that an early morning house fire in Bear, Delaware was indeed arson, and one man has been placed into custody in connection with the fire. The Christiana fire company responded to a call about 5 a.m. Saturday morning to a house

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-24 02:29:00

Accident closes White Bear Road in Robeson Township

White Bear Road in Robeson Township is closed between between Cocalico Road and Whispering Pines Lane. The accident is in front of Robeson Elementary Center. White Bear Road in Robeson Township is closed between between Cocalico Road and Whispering Pines Lane. The accident is in front of Robeson Ele

READING EAGLE - 2017-09-23 20:00:00

Bears balance on branches to go apple picking in couple's backyard

A couple has been getting some unexpected visitors to their new home Updated: 9:27 AM EDT Sep 23, 2017 It's harvest time! And humans aren't the only ones enjoying this fall's bounty. Two bears have been visiting a California couple's home over the past week to "pick" apples from their trees. Mich

WBALTV.COM - 2017-09-23 13:27:00

The unfortunate tale of a Beers murder

CHILDS - Lawrence Joseph Beers was born in Childs to Thomas and Margaret Beers on July 21, 1895, the first child and first son of what would eventually be a brood of five, and was fortunate enough to have grown up with his Irish grandmother in the household. Lawrence must have grown up quickly, as h

CECIL DAILY - 2017-09-23 08:00:00

Workers Sent to Hospital After Exposure Incident at Delaware DuPont Experimental Station

An unknown amount of workers were exposed to a substance at DuPont's facility in Delaware. AP Photo/Seth Perlman Hazardous materials emergency personnel responded to an incident Saturday morning at a DuPont research facility in Wilmington, Delaware. Contractors working in a laboratory at the DuPont

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-23 18:06:37

Kaleidoscope: Empowering Survivors ~ Mind, Body & Spirit

Nicolle D Surratte The 2nd Annual Kaleidoscope: Empowering Survivors ~ Mind, Body & Spirit conference will be held Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9 - 3 at the Ramada Inn in Newark, DE. This event is for women living with all types of cancer, female caregivers, and women who want to be proactive a

NEWARK POST - 2017-09-23 16:00:00

Two charged in connection to Newark-area armed robberies

Two Newark-area residents are in custody facing charges in connection with several recent armed robberies, police said. State police identified the defendants as William H. Piatt, 32, and Candis N. Sanchez-Steever, 22. The first robbery came at 6 a.m. Sept. 18 at the Motel 6 in McIntosh Plaza, east

NEWARK POST - 2017-09-23 03:45:00

Free pumpkin cold brew, new eats, and pot roast quest continues

Happy fall, food fans. Are you ready to dive into the pumpkin spice season? Haters are going to hate, but, to me, a big slice of cold pumpkin pie with whipped cream and a steaming hot cup of coffee is the sweater weather breakfast of champions. And, few beverages are better to sip in the autumn (esp

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-21 10:00:09

Cannon's Bakery: How many eclairs can you eat in 10 minutes?

Do you have a big mouth, a big appetite and a big sweet tooth? Bring all three to Cannon's Bakery at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 28, for its inaugural 1-pound eclair eating contest. Chicken wings, pies and hot dogs are usually what competitive eaters stuff in their gullet. But massive eclairs? Nikki

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-21 16:29:46

Customer loudly rants over service dog in restaurant

An argument broke out after a woman complained about a service dog being allowed inside a Delaware restaurant. The News Journal in Wilmington reported Wednesday that the video shows a woman yelling that it's "nasty" to have the dog in the restaurant. Nearby, a man holds the leash of a Great Dane we

WBALTV.COM - 2017-09-22 17:34:00

Justice Ginsburg surprise speaker at Jewish new year service

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a surprise guest speaker Wednesday evening during services for the Jewish new year in Washington, telling worshippers she believes being Jewish helped her empathize with other minority groups. Ginsburg spoke mostly about her Jewish faith, acknowledging t

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-09-21 09:04:30

Video captures argument about veteran's service dog in restaurant

WILMINGTON, Del. - A now-viral video depicting the argument over a veteran's service dog in a Delaware restaurant has participants on all sides explaining their actions. The video begins in the middle of an argument where a woman believed a veteran's service dog ruined her dining experience. The vid

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-21 15:47:40

Cecilton doc lobbies Congress for drug treatment funding

WASHINGTON - Dr. Paul Katz is no stranger to lobbying for the needs of addiction specialists, having met with elected officials numerous times over his more than 15 years practicing in the field. Earlier this month, however, the Cecilton-based doctor stepped up his approach as he visited Congress du

CECIL DAILY - 2017-09-22 11:30:00

Cecil County Football Capsules: Week 4

Last Meeting: N/A Outlook: After weeks of anticipation, the newly installed turf at Perryville High is finally ready for a game. While the ribbon cutting ceremony isn't until Oct. 6, the Panthers (2-1) will take to their brand new artificial field tonight when they host Pennsylvania's Morrisville (3

CECIL DAILY - 2017-09-22 10:45:00