delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:38:27 +0000 Plan for Georgetown playground nears fruition Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:01:00 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Today in the News: Malaysia PM won't say people on missing flight are dead Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Quote of note

"At some point in time I would be, but right now I think I need to take into account the feelings of the next of kin -- and some of them have said publicly that they aren't willing to accept it until they find hard evidence." - Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak, talking to CNN about declaring the passengers aboard missing Flight 370 dead. [...]]]> Free prescription drug take-back event set for April 26 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:17:42 +0000 Staff Reports Dune Road to close temporarily in May Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:18:13 +0000 Staff Reports Sussex Co. farmers' markets gear up for a busy season Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:44:48 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Germans to surrender again at Delaware Goes to War event Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:40:39 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Two charged in Rehoboth purse snatching Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:31:12 +0000 Staff Reports Morning Jolt: FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:57:44 +0000 The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
While the proposal being issued Thursday won't immediately mean changes for the popular devices, the move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry.
The agency said the proposal sets a foundation for regulating the products, but the rules [...]]]>
Georgetown election attracts full slate of candidates Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:43:05 +0000 Staff Reports Coons seeks national recognition for American Discovery Trail Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:29:29 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Millsboro woman, 77, dies in crash Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:42:49 +0000 Staff Reports Georgetown registered sex offender sentenced to 15 years Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:30:07 +0000 Staff Reports Morning Jolt: Lupita Nyong'o named 'Most Beautiful' by People Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:00:06 +0000 In the news

People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014. The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday. Commenting on being selected for this year's cover, Nyong'o says: "It was exciting [...]]]> Disabled Georgetown boy needs online votes to win wheelchair van Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:35:14 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Young musician named to All-State chorus Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:20:46 +0000 Staff Reports Georgetown woman cited in Lincoln train versus car crash Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:08:28 +0000 Staff Reports Sussex inmate's death ruled a homicide, prison staff under investigation Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:23:49 +0000 By Sarah Lake Rayne @sussex_sarah Two aviation historians join together to write book using vintage images Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:11:19 +0000 Staff Reports Morning Jolt: Biden says Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:51:53 +0000 In the news

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

Standing alongside acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Biden called on Moscow to encourage pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine to vacate government buildings and [...]]]> Today in the News: Ford CEO to retire, reports say Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 News to know

According to a report by Bloomberg News, Ford CEO Alan Mulally will retire within a month, and Mark Fields will be named his successor. Fields is currently COO for Ford. Mulally has been the head of Ford since 2006 and led the company through the recession without taking a government bailout, which other American automakers did. [...]]]> delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:38:27 +0000