Wounded Milford Police Officer Honored

Milford Police Chief Kenneth Brown honors Senior Cpl Timothy Webb, photo courtesy of Chief Brown Twitter feed

A Milford Police Senior Corporal who was shot and wounded in the line of duty during a task force operation along Coastal Highway has been recognized as Milford Police Officer of the Year. Senior Corporal Timothy T.J. Webb received the honor from Police Chief Kenneth Brown. City Council members also expressed their appreciation. Webb continues…

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Area Teen Seriously Hurt In Pa. Snowboard Accident


A local student has been seriously injured while snowboarding in Pennsylvania. Family members say Gavin Birl, a sophomore at Cape Henlopen High School, suffered spinal injuries last Tuesday. He underwent surgery at Lehigh Valley Hospital and faces intensive rehabilitation therapy in Philadelphia. It was learned over the weekend that his spinal cord was not severed.…

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Wounded Milford Police Officer Heads Home After Rehab

Milford Police Cpl. Timothy Webb is pictured with the late K-9 Henk in 2017. (photo courtesy of Milford Police)

A Milford Police officer who was shot several times during a task force’s attempt to arrest an attempted murder suspect along Coastal Highway three weeks ago is back home. Senior Corporal Timothy Webb was escorted Wednesday from a Dover rehabilitation facility to his home as he continues his recovery. Webb spent two weeks at the…

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Laurel’s Central Ave Bridge Remains Closed into the Summer


Bad news for Laurel drivers – the Central Avenue Bridge will remain closed until later this summer.  The ongoing rehabilitation project is complex and has required more work than initially planned.  The bridge, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was last rehabbed in 1992.  It was closed for work in May…

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