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Pennsville baby voted "cutest kid" in local contest

PENNSVILLE -- Sixteen children vied for the title of "Cutest Kid in Pennsville" at Septemberfest and a winner has been selected. Anakin Roberts (Provided) On Sept. 9 at the 40th annual Septemberfest at Riverview Beach Park, Anakin Joel Roberts was chosen to hold the title of Cutest Kid in Pennsvil

NJ.COM - 2017-09-18 13:10:36

Shooting victims show up at Wilmington Hospital

Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: WILMINGTON SHOOTINGS IN 2017 Man injured in W. 26th St. shooting | 0:30 A 22-year-old man was shot Tuesday near a memorial that marked the shooting death of a 19-year-old man last week. 9/13/17 William Bretzger & Damian Giletto/The News Journal 1 of 12 Skip in Skip x E

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 10:58:16

Newark man arrested following car chase with police in Harrington

A Newark man was arrested after he led police on a vehicle pursuit in Harrington. According to the Harrington Police Department, around 10:46 p.m. Monday, an officer on patrol in the area of South DuPont Highway and Gordon Street stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. After initially stopping th

DELAWARE1059.COM - 2017-09-19 15:08:00

Rottweiler's puppy sickness inspires natural pet food business out of Wilmington kitchen

When Rottweiler Junior was born with a variety of illnesses, his owner Dan Lavin used a raw pet food to help heal his beloved puppy. The cure sparked Lavin's own line of fresh pet food for other pet owners. Jennifer Corbett/The News Journal Having grown up on a dairy farm in northeastern Pennsylvan

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 17:47:49

UPDATE: Smyrna woman dead after school bus and car crash

SMYRNA, Del. - A fatal crash involving a school bus and a car remains under investigation, after troopers say a woman was killed, in Smyrna. Delaware State Police say on Tuesday, just after 6:00 AM, 60-year-old Michael Henry, of Smyrna, was driving a 2013 Blue Bird School Bus, while attempting to ma

WMDT.COM - 2017-09-19 21:48:52

Joe Biden, business leaders talk future U.S. labor force during panel discussion

A longtime champion of the middle class, Joe Biden brought political, business and labor leaders to Delaware on Tuesday to discuss building a better future for the growing middle-class workforce. "I think the single defining feature of the United States political and social stability has been an eve

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 22:47:48

Police looking for suspect in thefts from cars

New Castle County Police are looking for the man they believe broke into cars in the Westover Hills and West Park communities early Tuesday morning. Police got the call around 3 a.m. and learned vehicles, a majority of which were unlocked, had items stolen from them overnight. Police released a sur

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 21:17:19

Mother, son wanted for stealing from elderly victim

Coastal Delaware communities can expect to deal with the effects of Hurricane Jose. The storm will bring wind, light rain and rough surf today. 9/19/17 Chuck Snyder & Damian Giletto Police are looking for two New Castle County residents charged with exploiting an elderly person. New Castle County

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 14:49:22

Police say 2 women from Lehigh County hurt in accident in Rockland Township

A one-car crash in Rockland Township injured two people from Lehigh County, state police said. The accident occurred in the 170 block of Five Points Road about 2:25 p.m. Tuesday. According to troopers from Reading: Kathleen M. Anders, 42, of Alburtis was driving east when she began experiencing a "c

READING EAGLE - 2017-09-20 07:01:00

2 students, third teen slain in drive-by walking near school

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a teenage boy was slain and two other teens wounded when someone opened fire on them as they walked near an eastern Pennsylvania school. Police identified the dead teen as Ronald Lundy, although police and family listed his age as either 15 or 16. Chester police say t

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 14:01:22

Teen shot to death in Chester identified

The 15-year-old boy shot and killed in a drive-by shooting Monday in Chester has been identified. Ronald Lundy was the boy found face down on a walkway with two bullet wounds in his chest, according to his family. The teen and two other youths were attacked while on the 1300 block of West Seventh St

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-09-19 21:26:00

Girl Scouts Day at Whole Foods Market in Glen Mills

Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania (GSEP) and Whole Foods Markets in Jenkintown, North Wales, Devon, Glen Mills and Plymouth Meeting are partnering for an upcoming "5 Percent Day" on Wednesday, September 20th from 7:00am-10:00pm. GSEP will receive 5 percent of all sales made during the day-long eve

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2017-09-20 14:00:00

Pair indicted after allegedly found in vehicles with drugs, 2 kids

SALEM -- The two women arrested after allegedly being found with drugs in the same vehicle with two children have been indicted by a Salem County grand jury, according to court records. Brittany L. Sparks and Rachel M. Bakos were discovered at a Pennsville Township store parking lot late on the nigh

NJ.COM - 2017-09-18 16:29:41

Man shot in right arm in Wilmington

A man was shot in the right arm in Wilmington Monday, according to police. The city's Shot Spotter alert system registered shots in the 1000 block of N. Spruce St. at 12:24 p.m., according to Wilmington Police. When units arrived on scene, they found a 23-year-old man with a single shotgun wound to

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-18 22:14:05

Wilmington groups got free trash pickup for decades. That ends now.

For years, Wilmington taxpayers have been footing the bill of trash collection for dozens of Wilmington businesses, nonprofits, schools and churches. As a result, the city has likely lost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Nearly 100 commercial organizations, which are supposed to pay for their own t

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-18 23:12:56

Delaware Obesity Rises to 30 Percent Among Adults

80 Submit a Complaint Overweight plus size model trying to button up her very tight jeans The adult obesity rate in Delaware has more than doubled in recent decades. The News Journal in Wilmington, Delaware, reported Monday that the state's obesity rate is about 30 percent. A recent report from th

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-18 18:26:57

After major delays, DelDOT rethinks timing of US 301 bridge work

Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: DELAWARE CRASHES Fatal crash in Wilmington shuts down I-95 for hours | 0:29 I-95 reopened at 11 a.m. Thursday after a fatal crash closed the southbound lanes for the morning rush hour. 9/14/17 John J. Jankowski Jr. & Damian Giletto 1 of 11 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-18 15:48:59

Commission: High costs keep poor people from receiving fair treatment in civil court

Most poor Delawareans seeking legal help for evictions, bankruptcies, veterans benefits or even physical abuse face an unfair court system in the First State, said a commission of attorneys on Monday. The cost for a lawyer, which can add up to tens of thousands of dollars for civil cases, is prohibi

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-18 21:46:18

Baby Dies 4 Days After Delaware Concrete Truck Crash

An 8-month-old girl has died four days after the car she was riding in collided with a concrete truck. State police in Delaware said in a statement that the girl died Sunday. Elicha Saint Fleur had been rushed to A.I. DuPont Hospital in Wilmington following the accident on Wednesday. Police are cont

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-18 18:30:45

Delawareans are still struggling with obesity. Here's why.

For the health conscious traditional measurements of BMI (Body Mass Index) may still qualify one as overweight. A BMI of 30 or above is considered "obese". Even if you are not "fat," by definition this traditional measurements, could give people a false sense of progress when fighting the battle of

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2017-09-18 12:00:02