middletowntranscript.com http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20120929/NEWS/120929820/1001/NEWS middletowntranscript.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:19:41 +0000 New Castle WWII vet finally receives his long overdue medals http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419689/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:35:03 +0000 By Wm. Shawn Weigel shawn.weigel@doverpost.com @HCN_Shawn http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419689/1001/NEWS Biden announces plans to run for governor in 2016 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419701/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:25:55 +0000 Staff reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419701/1001/NEWS SNEAK PEEK: Designer Show House opens tomorrow http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419702/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:22:33 +0000 Christine Miller, Arts & Entertainment christine.miller@doverpost.com @302Do http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419702/1001/NEWS SEE: PHOTO GALLERIES]]> Local 5th grader lands part in Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy film http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419717/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:39:02 +0000 Christine Miller, Arts & Entertainment christine.miller@doverpost.com @302Do http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419717/1001/NEWS SEE: "CHASING FAME" PHOTO GALLERY]]> Delaware Waterfowl, trout stamp contests set for April 24 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419721/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:32:59 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419721/1001/NEWS Delaware farm stands, markets opening for season http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419725/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:55:46 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419725/1001/NEWS Delaware personal income tax due April 30 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419729/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:45:13 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/CCH/140419729/1001/NEWS Morning Jolt: 292 missing in South Korea ferry disaster http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419755/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:58:35 +0000 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419755/1001/NEWS A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. The high number of people unaccounted for — likely trapped in the ship or floating in the ocean — raised fears that the death toll could rise drastically, making it one [...]]]> M.O.T. residents rally to support brain tumor research http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419762/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:11:04 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419762/1001/NEWS Middletown woman escapes injury in four-vehicle crash in New Castle http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419763/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:36:49 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419763/1001/NEWS Westown Movies leads charge for Delaware theaters to sell beer, wine http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419769/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:25:31 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419769/1001/NEWS Today in the News: Sub dives again in search of missing plane http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419772/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419772/1001/NEWS News to know

A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said. Monday's planned 16-hour search lasted just six and none of the data collected by the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 submarine [...]]]> Boston Marathon bombing: One year later, a city still heals, runs http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419799/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:01:47 +0000 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419799/1001/NEWS Q&A with Middletown Police Department's newest officers http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419801/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:59:48 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419801/1001/NEWS Highway safety officials urge caution after four fatal crashes occur in one weekend http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/CCH/140419825/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:58:56 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/CCH/140419825/1001/NEWS Morning Jolt: Deep water thwarts first search for missing airplane http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419826/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:54:15 +0000 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419826/1001/NEWS In the news

A robotic submarine hunting for the missing Malaysian jet aborted its first mission after only six hours, surfacing with no new clues when it exceeded its maximum depth along the floor of the Indian Ocean, officials said Tuesday. Search crews sent the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 into the depths Monday to begin scouring the seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 after failing for six days to detect any new signals believed to be coming from its black [...]]]> Silver Lake Odyssey of the Mind team gets a Big Ball boost http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419834/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:11:24 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419834/1001/NEWS Today in the News: Lunar eclipse 'blood moon' to appear overnight http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419846/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419846/1001/NEWS News to know

A total lunar eclipse in the early morning will turn the moon into a "blood moon," according to NASA. The eclipse begins around 2 a.m. EDT, and the moon will turn a reddish orange color around 3 a.m. and stay that way for about an hour. This is the first of four blood moons the U.S. will see over the next year and a half, a rarity, as some periods of [...]]]> Middletown Home Depot gets an early start on Earth Day http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419882/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:38:04 +0000 By Scott Goss scott.goss@doverpost.com @MiddletownScott http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/NEWS/140419882/1001/NEWS DelDOT suspends interstate projects this Easter weekend http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/CCH/140419892/1001/NEWS?rssfeed=true Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:24:19 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.middletowntranscript.com/article/20140414/CCH/140419892/1001/NEWS