Our important stories from the previous week included the loss of a historical institution to development, giving more kids a chance, Delaware high school athlete excellence, upgrades for a Wilmington community, and a search to snuff out hate. 

The historic Forty Ares fire house may be lost to residential development soon. WDEL's Amy Cherry brings us the story of the property's travels through Wilmington City Council and the firefighters who would like to see it turned into a historical museum: 

With more funding, Delaware is looking to increase its students' chances at success through education. WDEL's Mark Fowser shows us how that will happen:

WDEL's Sean Greene brings us the accomplishments of two local athletes who will be playing for an international team: 

Renovations at a Wilmington community center have been completed, and WDEL's Mike Phillips shows us what kinds of upgrades residents should expect when utilizing the new-look space:

Police are asking for the public's help locating a suspect caught on surveillance footage spray-painting racial slurs and hate speech on a victim's car. WDEL's DJ McAneny shows us the person caught on camera for whom police are looking: