The Morning News for February 16, 2011

by Dave on February 16, 2011


Obama plan excludes funds to deepen Delaware River (Delaware Online)
President Barack Obama’s proposed budget includes no funds for a controversial plan to deepen the Delaware River’s shipping channel, an opponent of the project said Monday. (MORE)

Bookkeeper Arrested for Embezzling From Company (WBOC)
Delaware State Police have arrested a 49-year-old Millsboro woman accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from an Ocean View recreational vehicle company where she worked as its bookkeeper. (MORE)

Rehoboth Beach considers ban on outdoor smoking (Delaware Wave)
Following the lead of neighboring cities and towns, Rehoboth Beach officials have started discussing the possible adoption of an outdoor smoking ban. (MORE)


Cape board discusses changes to graduation requirements (Cape Gazette)
The Cape Henlopen School District’s Race to the Top team recommends a change in graduation requirements. (MORE)

Beach towns prep for holiday weekend (Delaware Wave)
Long weekends are a blessing for beach towns, especially in the offseason. (MORE)

Council OKs Dewey marketing group’s events (Delmarva Now)
The Marketing Committee is continuing its efforts to generate visitation and revenue within the town as three of its proposed events were recently approved by Town Council. (MORE)

Narrow beaches are now just a fact of life (Delaware Wave)
A common complaint from surfers in our area is that the waves tend to break so close to the shore. (MORE)

First Report of the Delaware State Treasury issued (WGMD)
This afternoon, State Treasurer Chip Flowers released his first Report on the State Treasury as he presented his budget demands to the Joint Finance Committee. (MORE)

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Enjoy your day,

Dave Burris, Coastal Sussex Morning News

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