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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:46:09 +0000 Democrat Stephanie Hansen wins 10th District special election http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170225/democrat-stephanie-hansen-wins-10th-district-special-election?rssfeed=true Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:32:46 +0000 By Laura Pugh, Laura.pugh@doverpost.com, @MOT_LauraPugh http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170225/democrat-stephanie-hansen-wins-10th-district-special-election Keeping a weather eye http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/keeping-weather-eye?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:27:02 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/keeping-weather-eye State releases final draft of ESSA plan for public comment http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/state-releases-final-draft-of-essa-plan-for-public-comment?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:16:02 +0000 Staff Reports http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/state-releases-final-draft-of-essa-plan-for-public-comment Vaughn staffers call prison 'dysfunctional' http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/vaughn-staffers-call-prison-dysfunctional?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:33:37 +0000 Andre Lamar; andre.lamar@doverpost.com; @302DoAndre; (302) 346-5438 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170301/vaughn-staffers-call-prison-dysfunctional Trump signs executive order on black colleges http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/trump-signs-executive-order-on-black-colleges?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 23:06:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/trump-signs-executive-order-on-black-colleges 2017 spring trout season to open March 4 in downstate ponds http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/2017-spring-trout-season-to-open-march-4-in-downstate-ponds?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:30:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/2017-spring-trout-season-to-open-march-4-in-downstate-ponds Department of Education releases final ESSA plan for public comment http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/department-of-education-releases-final-essa-plan-for-public-comment?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/department-of-education-releases-final-essa-plan-for-public-comment Senator releases statement on Clean Water Rule protections http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/senator-releases-statement-on-clean-water-rule-protections?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 21:30:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/senator-releases-statement-on-clean-water-rule-protections DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship's rain barrel painting contest underway http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/dnrec-division-of-watershed-stewardships-rain-barrel-painting-contest-underway?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 21:15:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/dnrec-division-of-watershed-stewardships-rain-barrel-painting-contest-underway Police continue investigation into NCCo bomb threat http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/police-continue-investigation-into-ncco-bomb-threat?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 20:19:44 +0000 Jeff Brown http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/police-continue-investigation-into-ncco-bomb-threat Conservatives rebel on health care, and GOP looks to Trump http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/conservatives-rebel-on-health-care-and-gop-looks-to-trump?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:28:40 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/conservatives-rebel-on-health-care-and-gop-looks-to-trump Police and families grieve for officer, cadet http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/police-and-families-grieve-for-officer-cadet?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:10:36 +0000 Jeff Brown; jeff.brown@doverpost.com; @DoPoJeff http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/police-and-families-grieve-for-officer-cadet Poll: US teens disillusioned, divided by politics http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/poll-us-teens-disillusioned-divided-by-politics?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/poll-us-teens-disillusioned-divided-by-politics Trump looks to refocus his presidency in address to Congress http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/trump-looks-to-refocus-his-presidency-in-address-to-congress?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/trump-looks-to-refocus-his-presidency-in-address-to-congress MAKING CENTS: Things to do when selling a home http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/making-cents-things-to-do-when-selling-home?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:30:00 +0000 By John Napolitano, CFP CPA http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170228/making-cents-things-to-do-when-selling-home SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/spacex-says-it-will-fly-2-people-to-moon-next-year?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:05:07 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/spacex-says-it-will-fly-2-people-to-moon-next-year Senate confirms billionaire investor Ross as commerce secretary http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/senate-confirms-billionaire-investor-ross-as-commerce-secretary?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:43:29 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/senate-confirms-billionaire-investor-ross-as-commerce-secretary Jewish centers cope with new bomb threats; graves vandalized http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/jewish-centers-cope-with-new-bomb-threats-graves-vandalized?rssfeed=true Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:39:40 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/jewish-centers-cope-with-new-bomb-threats-graves-vandalized Speakman donates $10K for children's hospital 'prom' http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/speakman-donates-10k-for-childrens-hospital-prom?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 04:00:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/speakman-donates-10k-for-childrens-hospital-prom Hayman named to Boston University's dean's list http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/hayman-named-to-boston-universitys-deans-list?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 01:00:00 +0000 Submitted News http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/news/20170227/hayman-named-to-boston-universitys-deans-list