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Upcoming repair work Nov. 9–19 to affect use of Junction & Breakwater Trail

November 3, 2016
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Repairs November 9 – 19, 2016 to the railroad crossing on Gills Neck Road in Lewes will affect how users of the Junction & Breakwater Trail gain access to Lewes. The work will require closure of a portion of Gills Neck Road, meaning that trail users who reach the trail’s easternmost end near the...
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Temporary Closure of Chesapeake Bay Bridge on November 6, 2016 for “Across the Bay 10K”

October 28, 2016
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Weather permitting, on Sunday, November 6, 2016 from approximately 12:01 a.m. to 2 p.m., the eastbound span of the Bay Bridge (US 50/301) will be closed temporarily to traffic for the "Across the Bay 10K" running event.
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Ash tree-killing insect confirmed in Delaware

August 23, 2016
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A destructive, invasive beetle that kills ash trees, the emerald ash borer (EAB), has been confirmed in Delaware, making it the 28th state to have found the insect, the Delaware Department of Agriculture announced today.
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Delaware State Fair Homebrew Competition results announced

July 30, 2016
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A homebrewer from Clayton has been named Best in Show in the 2016 Delaware State Fair Homebrew Competition, sponsored by the Delaware Department of Agriculture.
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Junction & Breakwater Trail has “bonus” reopening Friday, July 15, 2016 before restoration work resumes next week

July 14, 2016
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DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced today that restoration work on portions of the Junction & Breakwater Trail has moved ahead faster than expected, making it possible to reopen repaired segments of the trail Friday, July 15 (with the entire trail remaining open through the weekend), before the work resumes Monday, July 18,...
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DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife announces arrival of 2016/17 Delaware Hunting and Trapping Guide

June 30, 2016
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DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is pleased to announce publication and widespread availability of the 2016-2017 Delaware Hunting and Trapping Guide.
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Hearns Pond dam and boat ramp now closed for up to a year while replacement structures are built

June 21, 2016
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The Hearns Pond dam and boat ramp, located north of Seaford, are now closed and will remain closed for up to one year while a replacement dam and ramp are built, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife, which operates and maintains the state-owned facility, announced today.
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Loftus Wealth Strategies Makes New Gift to Athletes to End Alzheimer’s

June 21, 2016
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According to the Alzheimer’s Association website, Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior; the life-interfering symptoms worsen over time and there is no cure. Last week, Loftus Wealth Strategies presented an additional gift of $2,500 to the organization.
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Delaware Governor Markell proclaims June 20, 2016 ‘American Eagle Day’

June 16, 2016
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Governor Jack Markell has proclaimed Monday, June 20, as “American Eagle Day” in Delaware, concurrent with a national day of celebrating the bald eagle as an emblem of American freedom and independence, and for its dramatic recovery starting in the late 20th century from the brink of extinction.
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‘Mighty Mo’s’ big gun moved to permanent resting place at historic Fort Miles in Cape Henlopen State Park

May 20, 2016
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DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL 16-inch gun which fired 2,700-pound shells was mounted on USS Missouri when Japan surrendered on Sept. 2, 1945 to end the Second World War LEWES (May 20, 2016) After wartime service in the Pacific aboard the storied “Mighty Mo” – the battleship USS Missouri – one...
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