Terry Palmer, Seaford, stands in front of the mural that he painted on a vacant building

in Blades. Palmer, 62, is also responsible for murals on Bon Appetit restaurant and on the Party Corner. He was asked to do this mural by Tom Bachar, who owns the building and Poor Tomís restaurant next door.

Photo by Michael Sullivan.

Five-way race - Five candidates are now in the race for the two seats on the Seaford City Council. Find out who they are on page 2.

Celebrations - From the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration to a month-long celebration at the library, the African-American contributions to society are being recognized. Page 3

One suspect caught - A robbery suspect is caught by police, but a driver who was unhappy about being stopped is still at large. Page 4

$250,000 pledge - Nanticoke Health Services Auxiliary makes a generous pledge. Page 5

Gala Saturday - Have you bought your ticket yet for the Winter Gala? Page 6

Woodbridge sets date - The date has been set for a current expense referendum. Page 9

Greenwood water - Better water quality is the objective of the town government. Page 9

Top employee - Nanticoke Health Services names its 2001 Employee of the Year. Page 11

Big top - Some people run away to join the circus and end up staying. Page 12