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    Factory site in Harrington purchased for $1.43 million

    A vacant factory site in Harrington has been purchased. After what was described as “years of hard work”  SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate Senior Advisors John McClellan, CCIM, Henry Hanna, CCIM, SIOR and Tom Knopp announced the sale of the former Georgia Pacific Property near the State  Fairgrounds. The plant closed in 2013, and […]

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    New $7.6 million toll collection system installation underway at Memorial Bridge

    Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) officials announced that the installation of a  new  $7.6 million toll collection system at the Delaware Memorial BridgeToll Plaza is under way. Some traffic delays are possible. Construction work on roads  around the bridge may also lead to delays. Completion is expected to be completed in September. No physical […]

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    Danneman formally announces plans for hotel on Ogletown Road, Newark

    Danneman Hospitality of Newark has formally announced plans to build a new hotel on the corner of Ogletown Road Library Avenue in the city, with additional space for a restaurant. The property would operate under the name  SpringHill Suites by Marriott at 400 Ogletown Road. The site was formerly used as a showroom for Newark […]

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    Slights gets nod for Chancery Court post

    Gov. Jack  Markell announced that he is nominating Joseph R. Slights, III, a former judge on  Delaware Superior Court, to become a Vice Chancellor in the Delaware Court of Chancery. If confirmed by the Senate, Judge Slights will fill the vacancy that is resulting from the retirement of  John W. Noble later this month. The […]

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    4 inches of snow possible from Winter Storm

    The National Weather Service has cut projected snowfall totals from a storm that the area on Tuesday. A Winter Weather  Watch   has been issued for northern Delaware and a portion of central Delaware. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for an area to the north of Delaware. In anticipation of winter weather, the […]

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    Legislators make another try at relief for casino industry

    A group of downstate legislators has proposed  legislation aimed at providing relief to the state’s three casino-racetracks. The bill follows some of the recommendations from a commissioned formed to provide relief for the industry, which has seen growing competition from nearby states. The lead sponsor is state Sen.  Bushweller, D-Dover. The big change is the […]

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