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  1. County discusses poultry-house assessments, health insuranceRead the original story

    21 min ago | Coastal Point

    The Sussex County Council this week was given a presentation by Chris Keeler, the County's director of assessment, at the request of outgoing Councilman Vance Phillips, in response to a petition by a number of poultry growers who said they were concerned about the cost of their County property taxes. Keeler told the council that poultry houses A constructed since 1974 - the year of the County's most recent property reassessment - are assessed at $1.75 per square foot.

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  2. Rehoboth single mom fights for awareness of rare autoimmune disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    ... model applicant to support the mission and the goals of Habitat for Humanity. There are a lot of women in the Sussex County Habitat for Humanity program like Vogl, women who currently have a disabled child in their home. Making them part of the ...

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  3. CVS opens its doors at Bayside MarketplaceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Coastal Point

    ... store is the culmination of two years of working diligently with the Delaware Department of Transportation and Sussex County to include left-turn access off Route 54," according to Chris Garland, senior vice president of development with Carl M. ...

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  4. Realtors association inducts 2015 leadership teamRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Coastal Point

    Members of the Sussex County Association of Realtors recently announced their new board of directors for the 2015 calendar year. The incoming directors of the association were named during the organization's annual banquet on Friday, Dec. 5, this year held at the Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown.

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  5. Fort Miles group lauds volunteers, former state senatorRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Coastal Point

    ... Sen. Robert L. Venables Sr. for helping the fort acquire state funding. "We have been very, very blessed in Sussex County to have Sen. Venables," Wray said, adding that Venables added an appropriation of $155,000 to the state bond bill after he ...

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  6. Culinary coast' tours recognized with awardRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Coastal Point

    The Eating Rehoboth and Eating Lewes Food Tours were recognized this week by Southern Delaware Tourism with the organization's 2014 tourism award. The award recognized an individual or organization that has made an outstanding and significant contribution to the enrichment of tourism in Sussex County in the year prior to October 2014.

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  7. Coldwell Banker Resort Realty announces November Top ProducersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    ... Short sale and Foreclosure Resource has been a licensed realtor since 1999. She is past President for the Sussex County Chapter of the Women's Council of Realtors. She is past Governor for the State of Delaware Women's Council of Realtors. Sivils, a ...

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  8. Lynette L. Smith, retired HR specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    ... and gave the gift of her time to assist those whose lives were left in turmoil. In 2011 Lynette relocated to Sussex County where she could spend time with her two greatest loves, her daughter Connie and the water. Lynette was an avid reader who ...

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  9. Amateur radio students earn 96 percent pass rate for licensureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Gazette

    ... by the FCC. The recent class scored a 96 percent passing rate, yielding 25 new amateur radio operators in Sussex County. The class typically yields a 96 percent passing rate. The next class has not yet been scheduled, but those interested in ...

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  10. The Southeastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour, one of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    The Southeastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour, one of the longest-running arts venues of its kind in the country, is seeking new three-dimensional artisans for its 21st annual studio tour in 2015, to be held Friday and Saturday, Nov. 27 and 28. SEDAST is looking for artisans who live and maintain studios in the southeast quadrant of Sussex County bounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River to and including the northernmost boundaries of the Town of Dagsboro, Route 113 and Route 54. Types of artisans sought include sculptors, glass artists, potters/ceramists, textile artists, leather workers, metal artists, jewelers and woodworkers. Applications will be juried by the artists who participated in SEDAST in 2014.

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  11. Kody's Kids wins supply of healthy snacks in contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    Kody's Kids Inc., a local charity that works with preschoolers at risk in Sussex County, recently won the Bitsy's Brainfood Award. Kody's Kids was submitted by Juanita Stack of Milford.

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  12. Markell meets with Inland Bays Foundation on environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    For the second year in a row, the Inland Bays Foundation met with Gov. Jack Markell to discuss important environmental issues that affect the Inland Bays. The environmentalists visited Markell's office at Legislative Hall in Dover Dec. 2 to discuss the Inland Bays pollution control strategy, Rehoboth Beach outfall, development in Sussex County, stormwater management, composting and pelletizing chicken litter and coal ash deposits.

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  13. Sussex DSU alumni host dinner danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Gazette

    ... Robert G. Draine Sr. In front are the Rev. Annie J. Custis and Bernice Edwards. The Delaware State University Sussex County Alumni Chapter held its 5th annual Holiday Dinner Dance and Scholarship Fundraiser Dec. 6 at the Millsboro Civic Center. The ...

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  14. Sussex denies storage facility, wedding venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Gazette

    Sussex officials have approved an application to open a distillery in this building at the intersection of New and Nassau roads near Lewes. During its final meeting of the year, Sussex County Council took action on five conditional-use applications with implications for the Cape Region.

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  15. Rhonda Fitzhugh: Always deliveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Gazette

    ... on full time. Early in her career, Fitzhugh served as a cover driver, filling in different routes all over Sussex County. One of those routes was Rehoboth, and she quickly grew to love the town. When she got the chance to make Rehoboth her full-time ...

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  16. Lewes residents continue opposition of Harbor PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Gazette

    The venue may have changed, but the faces stayed the same. Lewes residents showed up en masse at the Dec. 11 Sussex County Planning & Zoning Commission to oppose a proposed 69-lot subdivision outside Lewes.

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  17. Club collects more than just Coke memorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cape Gazette

    Memorabilia is not the only thing being collected by the MD-DC-VA Chapter of the Coca-Cola Collector's Club; several of its members recently collected multiple bags of brand-new toys, which they donated to Toys for Tots. While attending the club's annual Christmas Party in Kent Narrows, Treasurer Wayne Obermire and his wife Lois volunteered to deliver the toys to Sussex County Federal Credit Union in Seaford, which functions as a Toys for Tots drop-off location.

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  18. Family Court seeks child advocates to help children; training begins Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cape Gazette

    ... for Jan. 16, Jan. 30 and Feb. 20, all from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Family Court in Georgetown. Contact the Sussex County CASA Program to request an application so it can be completed and returned, then processed as soon as possible to allow ...

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  19. Hunger: A Growing Problem in Sussex CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- Christmas is less than two weeks away, and for many, plans of elaborate recipes are already being made. But for many others, getting a meal during the holidays, as with any meal throughout the year, is a difficult task.

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  20. Sussex Realtors induct 2015 leadership teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cape Gazette

    Members of SCAOR's 2015 leadership team are led in the oath of office by incoming President Fred Dean, center, Dec. 5, at Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown. Members of the Sussex County Association of Realtors recently announced their new board of directors for the 2015 calendar year.

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