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Coastal Point • Tyler Valliant: RELYance Skim Camp drew a crowd on Tuesday, Aug. 14, and there was plenty of action. See A58 for more photos.

News

Pack away the ear plugs and walk a little farther. Beach replenishment is just about done on the southern Delaware coast. By widening the beach and raising the sand dunes, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Philadelphia District hopes to...

The property owners of Woodland Park gathered at Ocean View Town Hall earlier this week to learn about a drainage project they hope will improve their long-standing flooding issues.

Jim Lober, P.E., director of engineering for Kercher...

“New world’s record” and “awesome” are not words generally uttered by accountants delivering audit reports to town governments, but that’s what the Millville Town Council was treated to on Tuesday, Aug. 15, when accountant Herb Geary of the TGM...

The public will soon have their chance to give input on wetlands and density calculations, as Sussex County Councilman I.G. Burton on Aug. 14 introduced an ordinance related to adjusting the calculation.

“This ordinance… it’s not easy to...

It’s just a typical repair project: a small bridge that most drivers barely notice as they head down the highway, near Hardee’s and La Tonalteca in Millsboro. Here’s when people will notice: when southbound traffic has to use detours around Route...

News

Selbyville drivers will have to slow their roll — Selbyville plans to reduce speed limits on two roads within town limits.

In the shopping district of Route 113 (Dupont Boulevard), the speed limit is 50 mph. Soon, that will extend farther...

Many people have great ideas for a business, or skills that they can sell. But what is the next step for financing that business venture?

The Frankford Public Library will host a free lecture, “Access to Capital: Growing Your Business,” on...

The public is welcome to suggest actions for the Delaware Center for Inland Bays (CIB) to pursue in improving the local bays, as the CIB is currently updating its Comprehensive Conservation & Management Plan (CCMP), which is a roadmap for the...

The sun sets over southern Delaware’s inland bays.

Lifestyle

Organizers this week reported that the Eighth Annual CHEER Car, Truck & Bike Show was very well-attended on Saturday, Aug. 11, after suffering... See more...

Easter Seals will be hosting a Sussex Scavenger Hunt on Sunday, Aug. 19, to benefit a team for the 2018 Walk with Me & 5K Fun Run, set for Oct... See more...

It started as a conversation over beers: “Let’s take some veterans fishing.”

Next came a Facebook post on a page for veterans.

Then... See more...

Business

Many people have great ideas for a business, or skills that they can sell. But what is the next step for financing that business venture?

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Allen Harim, a producer and processor of no-antibiotic chicken on Delmarva, has moved into a new corporate headquarters building near Millsboro,... See more...

Allen Harim recently opened a headquarters in Millsboro on Thursday, Aug. 2.

Sports

As with the start of any new season, optimism and excitement were in the air all around the campus at Indian River High School on Wednesday...

Todd Fuhrmann talks to the football team about safety during practice on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

This is the second installment of our weekly “Where are they now?” feature in the Coastal Point sports pages, where we take a look at former...

Maggie Allison celebrates with her team at St. Mary’s University.

It was the last game in town on Sunday night, and it was yet another summer championship for the Lower Sussex Little League to celebrate.

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A runner from the Terrapins slides into homeplate during the 2018 Pat Knight softball championship game.

If ever a pitcher was deemed untouchable in the game of softball, Asia-Pacific’s Royevel Palma fit that definition last week in the Little League...

Asia-Pacific players celebrate their win.

Hey, grown-ups — when did you last spend a weekday adventuring around the state parks? Delaware Seashore State Park is hosting a day camp for...