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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The City of Newark will commemorate the 150th anniversary of its police department this weekend.


Dunn was one of four Howard Pyle students who acted as war art correspondents in WWI.
Courtesy National Museum of American History

The Brandywine River Museum of Art is holding a lecture series exploring the impact of World War I on regional illustrators.

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Delaware’s Justice of the Peace court warns of a phone scam that could con people out of hundreds of dollars.

Courtesy The Schwartz Center for the Arts

Citing looming state funding cuts to the arts and overwhelming overhead costs, the board of the Schwartz Center announced it will close the theater June 30.

Powerball is heating up again nationwide - with no winning numbers drawn Wednesday night, the jackpot leaps to $435 million.

Courtesy Delaware Chamber Orchestra

The Delaware Chamber Music Festival will perform in a new venue for it’s 32nd season and team up with a local jazz ensemble.


Courtesy Delaware State University

Delaware State University plans to honor one of the most important figures in its history by erecting a campus statue in honor of former President Dr. Jerome Holland.


Courtesy Colette Gaiter/Delaware Division of the Arts

Graphic designer and University of Delaware Professor Colette Gaiter’s work has always mixed politics and art. Delaware Public Media’s Mark Arehart has more on her new politically charged show at the Mezzanine Gallery in Wilmington.


Courtesty Delaware Surf Fishing

Fisherman angling to get out to Delaware’s waterways can do it for free this weekend.

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Celebration of Creativity 2017, an art show exhibiting work by individuals with disabilities is on display at Delaware State University.


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