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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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Courtesy of Dogfish Head

Dogfish Head brewing founder Sam Calagione has received the Beard Award as the nation’s most outstanding beer, wine or spirits professional.

The Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art opened a new 1.5 mile trail this April 30 in celebration of its 50th anniversary.

The Dover Symphony Orchestra is honoring the armed forces for its annual Pops Concert next weekend.

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AstraZeneca’s revenue continues to decline with another double digit drop in the first quarter of 2017.

Courtesy Delaware Art Musuem

The Delaware Art Museum has reunited famed First State illustrator Howard Pyle’s very first murals. The nine-panel work is now on display in its entirety for the first time in 75 years. 

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Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki is calling on a public/private partnership to explore the city’s parking and driving issues.

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A Delaware high school student will represent The First State at the National Poetry Out Loud competition in Washington.

Live stream the Poetry Out Loud National Semifinals.

Courtesy Delaware Theatre Company

The Delaware Theatre Company is launching a new initiative to make theater more inclusive for people with a wide range of sensory, learning and communication differences.

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Thursday is a big day for Shakespeare fans. It’s the Bard’s 453rd birthday. To celebrate, dozens of Delawareans will take to the stage performing snippets of his plays.

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Two out of state artist have claimed the the top prizes in the 2018-2019 Delaware Waterfowl and Trout Stamp contests.