milfordbeacon.com http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20121115/CCH/121119862/1001/NEWS milfordbeacon.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:36:06 +0000 Suspect arrested in connection with April 9 shooting in Milford http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140419/NEWS/140419650/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:16:13 +0000 By Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140419/NEWS/140419650/1001/NEWS Today in the News: Ferry captain, 2 crewmembers arrested http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419659/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419659/1001/NEWS News to know

The captain and two crewmembers who were operating the South Korean ferry that crashed have been arrested, USA Today reported. The captain, Lee Joon-seok, 68, was charged with negligence of duty and violation of maritime law. The charges against the crewmembers weren't announced. Officials say the ferry was going [...]]]> April Business Mixer at Jellystone Park April 24 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419662/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:49:47 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419662/1001/NEWS Bayhealth to hold skin cancer screenings http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419663/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:44:24 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419663/1001/NEWS Antiques Market at Silver Hill set for May 3 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419664/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:36:18 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419664/1001/NEWS Milford discusses possibility of smart meter conversion http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419665/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:22:57 +0000 By Maddy Lauria maddy.lauria@doverpost.com @Milford_Maddy http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419665/1001/NEWS Heritage at Milford hosted Easter Egg Hunt http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419668/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:13:45 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/CCH/140419668/1001/NEWS Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419672/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:51:30 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419672/1001/NEWS In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

The first instructions from the captain [...]]]> Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419677/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:42:08 +0000 By The Associated Press http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419677/1001/NEWS MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Today in the News: Chelsea Clinton says she's pregnant http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419675/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:47:45 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419675/1001/NEWS News to know

Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at a Clinton Foundation event in New York that she and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are "very excited" to be having their first child later this year. The former first lady says she's "really excited" about becoming a grandmother and it makes the work of [...]]]> Milford VFW to host fishing tournament http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419697/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:38:54 +0000 By Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419697/1001/NEWS Biden announces plans to run for governor in 2016 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419701/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:25:55 +0000 Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419701/1001/NEWS MEET THE CANDIDATES: Mayoral hopefuls discuss Milford's most pressing issues http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419715/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:21:56 +0000 By Maddy Lauria maddy.lauria@doverpost.com @Milford_Maddy http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419715/1001/NEWS Today in the News: Search continues for those missing from ferry disaster http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419673/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:50:35 +0000 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419673/1001/NEWS News to know

Some 160 coast guard and navy divers searched for survivors inside the wreckage of a ferry that sank off of South Korea this morning. Cho Man-yong, a coast guard spokesman, said 16 divers approached the ferry Wednesday night but failed to get inside because the current was too strong. He said the water was very muddy and visibility [...]]]> Delaware Waterfowl, trout stamp contests set for April 24 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419721/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:32:59 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419721/1001/NEWS Delaware farm stands, markets opening for season http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419725/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:55:46 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419725/1001/NEWS Two arrested following multiple Walmart return frauds http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419726/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:08:44 +0000 By Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419726/1001/NEWS Milford police arrest two local men on theft, burglary charges http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419727/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:59:44 +0000 By Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419727/1001/NEWS Delaware personal income tax due April 30 http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419729/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:45:13 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419729/1001/NEWS Dover man connected to Milford tire slashings jailed http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419740/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:56:00 +0000 By Staff reports http://www.milfordbeacon.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419740/1001/NEWS