CELEBRATING A LIFE WITH THE CIRCUS - Alyce Blum, a.k.a. Goldie the Circus Brat, talks with animal trainer Catherine Carden about her days with the circus. Blum, 93, is a resident of the Manor House in Seaford. Performers with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus recently visited the retirement community to honor her. See story, page 4.

Photo by Lynn R. Parks

Seaford's zoning laws approval will allow apartment complex downtown

NEWS: -

HIGH WATER - New flood maps mean new building regulations for Delaware. Page 17 -

YOUTH OF THE YEAR - Local Boys and Girls Club members compete for state honors. Page 3 -

WRAP UP - Seaford Community Concerts Association brings its season to an end with 'Belle of Broadway' Page 11 -

CIVICALLY SPEAKING - Town Council considers the implications of public comments. Page 4 -

ELECTRIC DOWN - Electricity rates will change for homeowners and businesses alike in the coming months. Page 10 -

EDUCATION FUNDING - A State Rep. looks to collect education money that might be missing. Page 12 -

HISTORY - The Seaford Historical Society looks back at the history of Seaford. Page 6 -

SPORTS: -

BASEBALL - The Seaford varsity baseball team falls in a home contest over the break. Page 37 -

CLOSE WIN - The Sussex Tech boys' lacrosse team pulls out a narrow win at home. Page 38 -

STARS OF THE WEEK - A Sussex Tech baseball player and a Sussex Tech boys' lacrosse player are this week's Seaford Stars of the Week. Page 39 -