delmar http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Water Contamination for Delmar, Dirty Delaware Waterways http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/water-contamination-delmar-dirty-delaware-waterways <p>The Environmental Protection Agency has been testing the water around Delmar to find out why tetrachloroethene has been found in the ground water.</p><p>Last week a public notice was sent out to town residents that the degreasing agent known as PCE has been found in low levels in the local water supply.</p><p>Tim Ratsep, an administrator for the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental control, told the Wilmington News Journal that the state’s threshold for PCE contamination is one part per billion stricter standards than the federal agency.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:42:01 +0000 Don Rush 50529 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Water Contamination for Delmar, Dirty Delaware Waterways Muggs N' Juggs Coffee Shop Causes Stir in Laurel http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/muggs-n-juggs-coffee-shop-causes-stir-laurel <p>There’s a new coffee shop in Laurel, Delaware.</p><p>And it’s causing quite a stir.</p><p>It’s called Muggs N’ Juggs and it’s barristas are bikini clad.</p><p>The shop opened its doors on Sunday at the corner of routes 9 and 13.</p><p>But it was shut down on Wednesday by the Department of Health and Social Services.&nbsp;</p><p>WBOC reports that state officials did not provide exact details but said that the store will have to wait until it gets permission to reopen.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 12:58:35 +0000 Don Rush 39850 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Muggs N' Juggs Coffee Shop Causes Stir in Laurel Body Found in Burning Car in Delmar http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/body-found-burning-car-delmar <p>DELMAR, Del. (AP) - Delaware fire investigators say a body was discovered in a car found burning in a Delmar cornfield.</p><p>The state fire marshal's office says a fire was reported in a cornfield about a half mile from the road on Mount Herman Circle on Tuesday evening. Assistant State Fire Marshal Michael Chionchio says firefighters responded to the fire and found a person dead inside the burning car.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:06:45 +0000 Don Rush 39410 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Body Found in Burning Car in Delmar Delmar Residents Urged to Stay In Doors as Authorities Search for Suspect in Shooting (Update) http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmar-residents-urged-stay-doors-authorities-search-suspect-shooting-update <p>DELMAR, Md. (AP) - Wicomico County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect in a fatal shooting in Delmar.</p><p>Sheriff Mike Lewis says 29-year old Eddie Savage Jr. is wanted in the shooting death of 48-year-old Kenneth Sparks of Hurlock. Lewis says the men argued Sunday night before the shooting in a driveway on Foskey Lane.</p><p>Officials say Sparks, who was shot in the face, was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center, but was pronounced dead.</p><p>Lewis told the Salisbury Daily Times that a weapon has been recovered but did not elaborate.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 13:19:10 +0000 Don Rush 37288 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmar Residents Urged to Stay In Doors as Authorities Search for Suspect in Shooting (Update) Delmar, Delaware Man Chases Thief On ATV http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmar-delaware-man-chases-thief-atv <p>A Delmar, Delaware man was injured on Thursday after he chased a thief from his property.</p><p>Officials say the 22-year-old man was standing outside his house, located on the 30,000 block of Providence Church Road at 11:50 p.m., when he noticed the door to his shed agape.</p><p>As he got closer to the shed he observed a male suspect running across his yard. The homeowner jumped on an ATV and chased the suspect. After cornering the suspect at the edge of the property, the two men got into a physical struggle.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 19:43:08 +0000 Jamyla Krempel 15914 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Man Dies in his Car After Being Shot in Delmar http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/man-dies-his-car-after-being-shot-delmar <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;In Delmar a man died in his car after being shot several times&hellip;near an apartment complex on Chestnut Street yesterday.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Salisbury Daily Times reports that residents say the incident was just waiting to happen.</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 14:50:41 +0000 Don Rush 8827 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net