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Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday to
Allison Moffett of New Castle
(7/2/15)

Weekday mornings at 6:45, Spencer and Nancy send birthday greetings to our listeners. Click here to get your birthday announcement on the air!

We'll get things started with a chance to win with Bust Your Brain at 5:40 A.M.!!!! We'll also have all the latest Hollywood gossip with The Scoop, The Daily Fail at 7:30 and much more!! Plus win with "Can't Beat Nancy" at 8:00! The fun begins bright and early at 5:30!!!!

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BUST YOUR BRAIN: When it comes to gift giving, what's one of the most annoying things you can do days before the holidays? Taking a sneak peek at the gifts!

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DELAWARE'S TOP STORIES FROM 1150AM WDEL
Robbery, Drugs, Murder: Delaware State Police, DOJ annouce 35 arrests in sprawling investigation
A task force made up of state and local police agencies that was investigating a pair of murders during a 2014 home invasion linked members from that excursion to a number of large-scale criminal enterprises operating out of Kent and Sussex counties, authorities announced Thursday, resulting in a total of 35 arrests or issued warrants.

WDEL's Fireworks Roundup: Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania
Looking for fireworks to go check out this July 4th holiday weekend? WDEL's got you covered. Here's a list of area locations hosting events for your viewing pleasure.

Wilmington mayor's policing plan shelved by council
A plan from Wilmington Mayor Dennis Williams' administration to change the command structure of the city's police department appears unlikely to pass in its current form and some council members who support it believe the administration will have to actively lobby opponents for its approval.

Delaware could see spike in mosquitoes following recent rain
Recent rain could make for a buggy Fourth of July weekend, DNREC officials have warned.

Expert says "hit list" was written by Delaware court gunman
A handwriting expert says a supposed "hit list" and two homemade death certificates found after a shooting at a Delaware courthouse in 2013 were written by the gunman, whose widow and children are being tried on federal conspiracy and cyberstalking charges.

Police: Newark man's 'inattentive driving' causes crash in which second car strikes 3 juvenile pedestrians
Three pedestrians were struck in a crash that occurred near Stanton Wednesday afternoon, Delaware State Police said in a statement published Thursday.

Burlars pry open rear door, cash register at Dover restaurant
A Dover restaurant was burglarized overnight Wednesday into Thursday when the suspects pried open the rear door and looted the cash register, police announced Thursday afternoon.

DNREC searching for volunteer Delaware wild turkey spotters
The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environment Control's (DNREC) Division of Fish & Wildlife announced it will be seeking wildlife watchers and outdoor enthusiasts who will act as volunteer turkey spotters for its 6th Annual Wild Turkey Reproduction Survey.

Police charge Middletown-area man with stealing gun out of unsecured vehicle
A19-year-old man from the Middletown area has been charged with the theft of a firearm from a vehicle parked at a nearby home, police said Thursday.

Elsmere police: Man tried to discard hundreds of bags of heroin during chase
A 22-year-old Elsmere man is facing drug charges after police say he tried to get rid of hundreds of bags of heroin while fleeing from officers.