Delaware Public Media

Mark Arehart

Morning Edition Host/Reporter

Mark Arehart, our Morning Edition Host and Arts Reporter, has been a host, reporter and producer at several NPR member stations in Alaska, Washington and Kansas. His reporting has taken him everywhere from remote islands in the Bering Sea to the tops of skyscrapers overlooking Puget Sound. He is a diehard college basketball fan who enjoys taking walks with his dog, Otis.

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Delaware Division of the Arts

Every year visual artists from across the state go through a lengthy application process to exhibit in the Delaware Division of the Arts’ Mezzanine Gallery.

Many Delawareans make short trek across the border to Chadds Ford, PA to visit the Brandywine Museum of Art. And now the museum is partnering with ARTZ Philadelphia to help people with dementia make that same trek and discuss the museum’s artwork.


In our latest Arts Playlist, Delaware Public Media’s Mark Arehart talked with ARTZ Philadelphia Susan Shifrin says these groups use the artwork as a springboard to talk about their own lives and build up self-esteem. about "Meet Me at the Museum and Make Memories" at the Brandywine River Museum.

Delaware Public Media

Division of Public Health reports two elderly men with underlying health conditions died from flu-related causes this month. One man was from New Castle County and the other from Kent County.

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It is technically winter, but barbeque weather is on the way to the First State. The National Weather Service said we could see near record highs the rest of this week.

After no winning tickets were claimed this past weekend, the Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $403 million.

Delaware Symphony Orchestra

The Delaware Symphony Orchestra welcomes an internationally known musician in its latest Classics Series Concert.

Delaware Department of Agriculture

The University of Delaware and the Delaware Department of Agriculture are holding several workshops to help First State farmers learn more about food safety and how to comply with federal regulations.

The Modern Maturity Center in Dover is bringing the music of The Beatles back for its annual Winter Dinner Concert.

Courtesy Rehoboth Art League

March is Women’s History Month, but the Rehoboth Art League is getting a jump on marking the occasion with a new exhibition celebrating it’s female members.

Delaware Public Media

The Division of Public Health is reminding Delawareans it’s not too late to get a flu shot. DPH announced the first Sussex County flu-related death of the season and third overall.