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Guard unit bridges cultural, security gaps toward handover in Afghanistan
DelawareOnline.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 23:06:00 -0400
Delaware City's 153rd Military Police Company arrived in Kandahar, Afghanistan, three months ago to help handle what may be the most nerve-wracking mission in the war short of direct combat: training Afghan police.
Real estate transactions brigthening Sussex’s budget outlook
DelawareOnline.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 23:32:00 -0400
Sussex County's general fund may climb over $50 million next year, fueled partly by increases in building permits and the realty transfer tax, a draft budget published Tuesday shows.
Exhibitors needed for garden fair benefit
DelawareOnline.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 05:26:00 -0400
Sponsors and exhibitors are sought for an upcoming Garden Fair to benefit, "Planting Hope in Delaware," which created a garden at the Department of Health and Social Services' Herman Holloway campus on U.S. 13 near New Castle.
Legislative panel approves funds to increase security at state courthouses
DelawareOnline.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 23:29:00 -0400
The General Assembly's budget-writing committee approved Tuesday the first part of a plan to overhaul courthouse security statewide, a $3.1 million project that includes hiring more officers, increasing surveillance and reconfiguring the New Castle County Courthouse in Wilmington.
Angels’ Trout, 21, youngest to hit for cycle since Ott in 1929
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 01:25:00 EDT
Outfielder, 21, is the youngest to accomplish the feat since Mel Ott with the New York Giants in 1929. Josh Hamilton hits a home run and triple on 32nd birthday and Jerome Williams strikes out six over eight innings. The Angels broke out the disco ball in the clubhouse, and why not? That was quite a party.
Attorney’s Office to hold presentation on protecting against sexual predators
CarrollCountyTimes.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 22:00:00 -0400
The Carroll County State’s Attorney’s Office is holding a presentation Thursday to help educate parents on how to protect their children from sexual predators.
Police defend officer who shot N.Y. college student
FrederickNewsPost.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 02:00:00 -0400
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — The president of a New York police union defended an officer who accidentally killed a Hofstra University student during a standoff with an armed intruder, saying Tuesday the only
Surplus funding discussed by commissioners, school officials
CarrollCountyTimes.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400
While the Carroll County Board of Education is set to approve its Fiscal Year 2014 budget today, its funding remains uncertain as the county board of commissioners plans to debate how much it will giv
Quaker Hill organizations to hold free picnic in June
DelawareOnline.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 05:28:00 -0400
The Quaker Hill Historic Preservation Foundation and Quaker Hill Neighborhood Association will hold their annual picnic at 6 p.m. June 5 on the grounds of the Wilmington Friends Meeting at 401 N. West St. in Wilmington.
Glenwood man charged with theft
CarrollCountyTimes.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 20:59:00 -0400
A man is being held on a total of $18,000 bail for three separate incidents involving theft.
New fees, streetscape changes await motorists in beach towns
DelawareOnline.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 23:20:00 -0400
Drivers, grab your wallets and permits. Paid parking season is back, and there are changes in store up and down Delmarva's coast.
Five people shot in four incidents in Baltimore on Tuesday
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 22:18:00 EDT
One man critically injured; homicide detectives notifiedFive people were shot in Baltimore on Tuesday, with homicide detectives notified about one of the cases after the man was critically injured, police said.
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