Month: August 2020

DNREC to reopen The Point at Cape Henlopen Sept. 1

LEWES, Del. – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control will reopen The Point at Cape Henlopen State Park, including a stretch of ocean beach and dunes, and a half-mile along the bay shoreline, Tuesday, Sept. 1. The bayside beach wi...

September 1, 2020: COVID-19 Briefing

Governor John Carney will hold a press briefing at 1:45 p.m. in the auditorium of the Carvel State Office Building to answer questions from members of the press about Delaware’s response to coronavirus disease (COVID-19), and Delaware’s efforts around ...

Rates To Decrease In Delaware Affordable Care Act Marketplace

Second consecutive year of reductions in health insurance rates In a year when the nation’s attention is firmly focused on healthcare and its costs, Delaware Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro has announced another reduction in rates on the Delawa...

Breaking Down VFX With Pixomondo’s Emmy-nominated VFX Supervisor Nhat Phong Tran

The Emmy’s are coming up soon and while the main focus is generally on the categories of Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Television Drama, Comedy, etc and award that is oftentimes overlooked by the general public, but plays a tremendously huge role within the television and film industry is those for VFX. VFX (visual effects) is so incredibly important to help create the final product for nearly every film and television series you see, even if you are not consciously aware, they are there in nearly every scene and they take a tremendous amount of work to create, as everything must flow together seamlessly. We were recently able to catch up Pixomondo’s VFX supervisor Nhat Phong Tran to speak about his work on the hit HBO series “Westworld” which has earned him an Emmy nomination, alongside “Westworld’s” overall VFX supervisor Jay Worth. Jay brought Nhat and the Pixomondo team on-board with “Westworld” in Season 2, and again for Season 3, so the two have a very close working relationship and it shows by the amazing VFX content they have collectively …

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Top Gear: Host Paddy McGuinness Shares Details About Season 28

The world’s biggest motoring entertainment show, Top Gear, returns to BBC America with an adventurous “Top Gear” Nepal Special followed by all-new episodes and fans can’t wait!  In the Nepal special, host Paddy McGuinness, Freddie Flintoff and Chris Harris set out on a high-altitude voyage from Kathmandu to the Forbidden City of Lo Manthang, through the highest mountains, deepest gorges, and harshest terrain. It is an adventure you have to see to believe! This season, expect to see bungee jumping in a car, an epic race between a fighter jet and the latest McLaren hypercar, a spectacular road trip through Peru and more mischief as the hosts travel the globe in pursuit of hijinks and motoring mayhem. We had the opportunity to catch up with “Top Gear” host Paddy McGuinness prior to the upcoming premiere and he shared some fun details about the upcoming season, plans for the future of “Top Gear” and more! KRISTYN CLARKE: There were so many exciting moments on this season of “Top Gear”! I was on the edge of my seat the entire time I …

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Top Gear: Host Chris Harris Talks Season 28 Adventure, Chemistry And More!

Fans have been revving their engines for months waiting for the upcoming season 28 premiere of “Top Gear”. Now the wait is almost over and “Top Gear” will be premiering on BBC America on Sunday, August 30th! We have had the chance to check out several upcoming episodes and without a doubt, fans are in for a treat. The sheer amount of mind-blowing adventures that host Chris Harris, Paddy McGuinness, and Freddie Flintoff find themselves in this season is off-the-charts. Just trust us, when we say that Nepal Special was utterly insane, or perhaps bungee-jumping in a car is more your speed. Either way, “Top Gear” provides viewers with some incredibly entertaining TV. Prior to the premiere, we had a chance to catch up with host Chris Harris to share some insight into season 28, his amazing friendship with fellow hosts, their Nepal adventures and so much more! KRISTYN CLARKE: What are some moments that you are especially excited for fans to see this coming season? I have adored what I have seen thus far! CHRIS HARRIS: I don’t know …

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*Update- Victim Identified* Delaware State Police Conducting Death Investigation Following Boating Accident- Indian River

Indian River – Delaware State Police have identified 68-year-old Donald M. Cutsail Jr. of West Virginia, as the individual that died during a boating accident. The incident occurred at approximately […]

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New Daily COVID-19 Cases, Recoveries Remain Steady

DOVER (Aug. 28, 2020) – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is providing an update on the most recent statistics related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Delaware, as of 6 p.m. Thursday, August 27, 2020. A total of 17,083 positive cas...

Delaware sends wildfire crew to New Mexico

The Delaware Forest Service is sending its wildfire crew to New Mexico as a steep increase in lightning-caused fires has pushed the National Preparedness Level to 5 on a 5-point scale, its highest level. Critical fire weather continues throughout the W...

Delaware Resilience Fund Application Opens

Smyrna, DE – The Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) is pleased to announce that the Delaware Resilience Fund’s application process, authorized by Governor John C. Carney under Executive Order #44, is now accepting applications.  The...