Because of Federal Shutdown, Delaware Will Issue February Food Benefits on or Before Jan. 20


Because of the partial federal government shutdown, Delaware will join other states in issuing food benefits early for February, loading them onto clients’ Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards on or before Jan. 20. The more than 136,000 Delawareans who are clients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) will receive their February benefits by Sunday,…

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UPDATED: Greenwood Residents Elect 3 to Town Council


UPDATED – 7:35pm – Residents in Greenwood have opted for a change in the town council.  Voters have elected incumbents Willard Russell and Donald Torbert and challenger Norman Reed who were the top three vote-getters Saturday.  The unofficial tally has Willard Russell with 64 votes, Donald Torbert with 55, Norman Reed garnered 49 votes and…

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Salisbury Zoo Closed Wednesday


The Salisbury Zoo will be closed Wednesday, January 17, while the new male Andean Bear, Pinocchio is moved from the Zoo’s quarantine facility to his permanent home. The Zoo will re-open once the move is completed but the area around the bear exhibit may still be closed as Pinocchio adjusts to his new surroundings. The Zoo…

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