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delaware

de luh wer

  • n  a river that rises in the Catskills in southeastern New York and flows southward along the border of Pennsylvania with New York and New Jersey to northern Delaware where it empties into Delaware Bay
  • n  a member of an Algonquian people formerly living in New Jersey and New York and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania
  • n  one of the British colonies that formed the United States
  • n  a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
  • n  the Algonquian language spoken by the Delaware
News & Articles

  • DELAWARE TOWNSHIP: The green belt gets bigger
    DELAWARE TOWNSHIP — On June 5, New Jersey Conservation Foundation and its partners announced the preservation of a 94-acre property encompassing woods, hayfields, an historic cemetery and more than a quarter-mile of frontage along the Plum Brook.
    June 22, 2013 - The Beacon
  • Delaware County sheriff seeks probe after girl's drowning
    The Delaware County sheriff said Friday that he wants an investigation into circumstances surrounding a 911 call after a 7-year-old girl drowned at the Eucha State Park pool.
    June 22, 2013 - Tulsa World
  • Delaware County schools to install panic buttons
    Delaware County is putting panic buttons in all of its public and private schools.
    June 21, 2013 - WPVI 6abc Philadelphia
Quotes

  • Joe Biden in San Francisco Chronicle
    I've had a great relationship. In Delaware, the largest growth in population is Indian-Americans moving from India. You cannot go to a 7-Eleven or a Dunkin' Donuts unless you have a slight Indian accent. I'm not joking,Biden said.
  • Jack Markell in Washington Times
    Delaware officials will likely move forward with a plan for parlay betting, which won't be nearly as popular but, as Delaware Gov. Jack Markell said, "the bottom line is that Delaware is still the only state east of the Mississippi that can offer...

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