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Juvenile charged with murder in Middletown shooting investigation | WDEL Juvenile charged with murder in Middletown shooting investigation
A juvenile has been charged with murder in connection to a Middletown shooting, authorities announced Monday afternoon.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
VIDEO | Plan to close Wilmington schools in Christina not supported by city council | WDEL VIDEO | Plan to close Wilmington schools in Christina not supported by city council
Members of Wilmington City Council do not support last week's vote by the Christina School Board to consolidate schools in the city.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Raw Video: Middletown police investigate homicide | Delaware Online Raw Video: Middletown police investigate homicide
Middletown police is investigating a homicide Sunday night. Details about the victim or a motive for the crime were not readily available. 2/19/18         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Meet Surgio, the robotic surgeon at Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children | Delaware Online Meet Surgio, the robotic surgeon at Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children
While robotic surgery is becoming more common place in the adult medical world, it’s used for only a couple specialties in pediatric hospitals.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Pair of suspects flees when Edgemoor dollar store armed robbery attempt is interrupted | WDEL Pair of suspects flees when Edgemoor dollar store armed robbery attempt is interrupted
Two men attempting to rob a cashier at an Edgemoor dollar store at gunpoint fled when they were interrupted by a second employee, Delaware State Police announced Monday afternoon.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Fire destroys NJ squad's 5 ambulances, causes $2M in damage | WDEL Fire destroys NJ squad's 5 ambulances, causes $2M in damage
A fast-moving fire has gutted an ambulance squad's building in New Jersey, destroying five ambulances and causing at least $2 million in damage.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Mistrial declared in Rehoboth Beach rape case | Delaware Online Mistrial declared in Rehoboth Beach rape case
A hung jury emerged after a multiday trial for 21-year-old Dover resident Joshua Abele, who was facing life in jail on rape and other related charges. It is unclear if the state will retry the case.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
WATCH: Laurel receives Downtown Development District program grant | Delaware Online WATCH: Laurel receives Downtown Development District program grant
Gov. John Carney on Monday more than $4.3 million in grants from the Downtown Development District program. Mike Meoli, The Meoli Companies, is one of the recipients of the grants for Laurel, Del.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Dover rape suspect had pictures of victim beforehand | Delaware Online Dover rape suspect had pictures of victim beforehand
An informant told Dover police a home invasion and rape suspect had found pictures of his victims' home on social media.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
UD football 'teammate' needs bone marrow transplant | Delaware Online UD football 'teammate' needs bone marrow transplant
A young boy "adopted" by the University of Delaware football team while being treated for lymphoma is now in dire need of a bone marrow transplant.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
VIDEO | Plan to close Wilmington schools in Christina School District not supported by city council | WDEL VIDEO | Plan to close Wilmington schools in Christina School District not supported by city council
Wilmington City Council does not support last week's vote by the Christina School Board to consolidate schools in the city.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Community rallies around boy with lymphoma to find bone marrow donors for cancer patients | Delaware Online Community rallies around boy with lymphoma to find bone marrow donors for cancer patients
A young boy "adopted" by the University of Delaware football team in 2012 while being treated for T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma — a rare and very aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma — is now in dire need of a bone marrow transplant.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Juvenile charged with murder in Middletown shooting | Delaware Online Juvenile charged with murder in Middletown shooting
Investigators said the boy shot the man in the upper chest after an altercation on the street.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Youth arrested in Middletown shooting death | Delaware Online Youth arrested in Middletown shooting death
Middletown police say a juvenile male is in custody and will be charged in the shooting death of a man Sunday night. 2/19/18         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Raw Video: Wilmington police investigate Friday shooting | Delaware Online Raw Video: Wilmington police investigate Friday shooting
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting that occurred Friday afternoon in the area of 4th and Clayton streets. The victim, a 20-year-old man is in stable condition. 2/19/18         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Del. 141 bridge mess to continue into March, cost taxpayers at least an extra million | Delaware Online Del. 141 bridge mess to continue into March, cost taxpayers at least an extra million
A construction mess in New Castle is unlikely to end this month, adding at least a million dollars in upfront costs for taxpayers.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Main Event sets opening date for family fun center in Christiana | Delaware Online Main Event sets opening date for family fun center in Christiana
Main Event Entertainment, the bowling-anchored family fun center, will open March 6 at the Christiana Fashion Center.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Delaware approves $4.3M in downtown grants | Delaware Online Delaware approves $4.3M in downtown grants
Latest rebates bring total state investment in Downtown Development District program to $21 million.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Flu death toll rises as flu season continues to hit Delaware | Delaware Online Flu death toll rises as flu season continues to hit Delaware
Delaware's flu death toll has now risen to 18 people as the state faces one of the worst flu seasons in recent years, health officials said Monday.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Despite angry neighbors, Smyrna hotel moves forward | Delaware Online Despite angry neighbors, Smyrna hotel moves forward
Tired of fighting and losing fight for approval for an apartment complex south of Smyrna, developer prevails with approval of Hickory Ridge Hotel.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Delaware on the 'lucky side' of polar vortex split that brings record warmth | WDEL Delaware on the 'lucky side' of polar vortex split that brings record warmth
Delaware is on tap to see record warmth these next few days with temperatures feeling more like spring than winter.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
VIDEO | Newark couple crafts the finest vessels for Delaware's finest craft beers | WDEL VIDEO | Newark couple crafts the finest vessels for Delaware's finest craft beers
In 1994, Paul and Tonya Romanick started Romanick Pottery, which utilized their skills in art and pottery and allowed them to craft their own niche path into Delaware's brewing industry.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Bone marrow donor registration event at UD | Delaware Online Bone marrow donor registration event at UD
'Be The Match' were at UD looking for potential bone marrow donors.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Traffic slowed at I-95 south near Blue Rocks stadium | Delaware Online Traffic slowed at I-95 south near Blue Rocks stadium
Traffic is at a near halt on I-95 southbound near the Wilmington Blue Rocks stadium.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
1,200+ new cases, 6 more deaths in worst week for 2018 flu season in Delaware | WDEL 1,200+ new cases, 6 more deaths in worst week for 2018 flu season in Delaware
Delaware public health officials announced Monday the state again broke its previous record, set just the week prior, regarding the number of lab-confirmed flu cases in a single week--and added 6 more fatalities to the total amount caused by the…
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Unified Sports giving all students a chance to play | Delaware Online Unified Sports giving all students a chance to play
Unified Sports gives children with and without disabilities to compete and learn together.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Sports brings together students with and without disabilities | Delaware Online Sports brings together students with and without disabilities
For the first time this year, the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association is holding unified basketball games, designed to bring students with and without disabilities together to train and compete in sports, experience inclusion and socialize with their peers.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
A new brewery looks to 'Stitch' its 'House' into the Downtown Wilmington restaurant scene | WDEL A new brewery looks to 'Stitch' its 'House' into the Downtown Wilmington restaurant scene
Stitch House Brewery is set to tap into Wilmington’s downtown scene in about a month.
WDEL | February 19, 2018
Middletown police investigating homicide | Delaware Online Middletown police investigating homicide
The department has not yet released public details on the circumstances of the killing.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Robbery suspects leave Wilmington Family Dollar empty handed | Delaware Online Robbery suspects leave Wilmington Family Dollar empty handed
Police are searching for two men who attempted an armed robbery of a Family Dollar in Wilmington on Sunday night.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Delaware's first LA Fitness coming soon to Bear | Delaware Online Delaware's first LA Fitness coming soon to Bear
One of the nation's largest fitness club chains is preparing its first Delaware facility in Bear.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
Sussex set to vote on special events ordinance | Delaware Online Sussex set to vote on special events ordinance
The Sussex County Council will be voting on its special event ordinance on Tuesday during the county council meeting beginning at 10 a.m.         
Delaware Online | February 19, 2018
State Auditor Tom Wagner not seeking re-election amid health concerns | Delaware Online State Auditor Tom Wagner not seeking re-election amid health concerns
Three candidates running to succeed one of the longest-serving statewide officeholders in Delaware history.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Foreigners welcomed in New Year celebration | Delaware Online Foreigners welcomed in New Year celebration
Celebration of Chinese New Year at University of Delaware was also a chance for officials to support immigration. University and elected officials praised the impact immigration has on Delaware in ceremonies Saturday welcoming the Year of the Dog.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Warm weather Tuesday, Wednesday may set records | Delaware Online Warm weather Tuesday, Wednesday may set records
A mass of warm air approaching the First State from the southwest is expected to boost temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Mothers of children lost to addiction plea to Trump with Valentine's Day cards | Delaware Online Mothers of children lost to addiction plea to Trump with Valentine's Day cards
MaryBeth Cichocki fears that the focus of the opioid epidemic has shifted from treating those with addiction to locking up drug dealers.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
State Auditor not seeking re-election in 2018 | WDEL State Auditor not seeking re-election in 2018
After 29 years as the Delaware State Auditor, Tom Wagner will not be running to maintain the office this year.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
Delaware City Refinery looks to restart $100 million upgrade | Delaware Online Delaware City Refinery looks to restart $100 million upgrade
A $100 million upgrade shelved by the Delaware City Refinery in 2016 is back in play as the company looks to capitalize on future demand for cleaner marine fuels.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
I-95 closed at Harvey Road for crash | Delaware Online I-95 closed at Harvey Road for crash
Police reported there is an injury, but it is not yet clear how badly motorists were hurt.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Well water sampling continues, water advisory still in effect after Blades PFC find | WDEL Well water sampling continues, water advisory still in effect after Blades PFC find
Two state agencies and the federal Environmental Protection Agency are continuing to sample water from private wells near Blades after perflourinated compounds, or PFC's, were found in drinking water in the Sussex County town last week.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
Proposed gas tax hike gets mixed reviews | WDEL Proposed gas tax hike gets mixed reviews
President Trump urged the GOP to consider a 25-cent hike in the national gas tax.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
New Castle crash sends one to hospital | WDEL New Castle crash sends one to hospital
An overturned vehicle was the scene at the intersection of Delaware Park Boulevard and southbound Route 7.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
Delaware City Refinery renews plans for $100 million upgrade | Delaware Online Delaware City Refinery renews plans for $100 million upgrade
PBF Energy CEO Tom Nimbley tells investors the Delaware City Refinery project could help the company meet a spike in demand for low-sulfur diesel.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Chinese New Year celebrations at UD curtail homesickness | Delaware Online Chinese New Year celebrations at UD curtail homesickness
Rubai Bian, who studies computer programming, said this is his first Chinese New Year away from his family, which has been an adjustment.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Millennials are shying away from conventional stock market investments | WDEL Millennials are shying away from conventional stock market investments
The stereotype for the younger generations is that of wanting a 'get rich quick' scheme, and wanting it yesterday.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
Rollover vehicle crash sends one to hospital | WDEL Rollover vehicle crash sends one to hospital
A vehicle overturned near the intersection of Delaware Park Boulevard and southbound Route 7.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
Joint investigation nets multiple arrests near New Castle | WDEL Joint investigation nets multiple arrests near New Castle
Nine arrests have been made in connection with a drug and weapons bust near New Castle with one major player still at large.
WDEL | February 18, 2018
UD Chinese New Year celebrations curtail homesickness | Delaware Online UD Chinese New Year celebrations curtail homesickness
Bian, who studies computer programming, said this is his first Chinese New Year away from his family, which has been an adjustment.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Crash traps woman in overturned vehicle on I-95, paramedics say | Delaware Online Crash traps woman in overturned vehicle on I-95, paramedics say
A woman was trapped inside a car when the vehicle rolled over Sunday morning.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018
Driver in Sunday I-95 crash cited for driving on drugs | Delaware Online Driver in Sunday I-95 crash cited for driving on drugs
Elizabeth Bielicki, 40, was trapped inside a 2005 Buick Lacrosse after she veered off the road and struck an embankment, then a tree.         
Delaware Online | February 18, 2018