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    Development Council OKs Chemours, Perdue grants

      More agreements needed before company commits to staying in state The Council on Development Finance unanimously approved financial packages for DuPont spin-off  Chemours and Perdue Agribusiness at a meeting today. Chemours  sought  a Strategic Fund Performance grant of up to $7.2 million and a capital expenditure grant of $695,000 for the company’s headquarters. The […]

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    ILC Dover, New Jersey company team up to offer flood protection products

    Spacesuit maker ILC Dover has teamed up with a New Jersey company to offer products that provide flood protection for buildings and equipment. A key material is DuPont Kevlar. What is this? Smart Vent Products, of Pittman and ILC Dover, Frederica this week announced the line of products known as  Flex-Wall. Described as a low-cost, […]

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    Delmarva Power seeking nearly $63 million electric rate hike

    Delmarva Power (DPL)  will seek a nearly $63 million electric  rate increase in Delaware. What is this? The utility, which was recently acquired by Exelon,  filed a petition with the Delaware Public Service Commission to authorize an electric base rate hike  of $62.8 million  and a gas base rate increase  of $21.5 million, The company […]

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    Update: Marshall’s/Homegoods coming to Christiana Fashion Center

      What is this? Smaller stores ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 5 The Christiana Fashion Center is a busy place as national players take a serious look  at the power/lifestyle center  operated by Allied Retail Properties. The most recent retailers planning to open at the center are off-price retailers Marshall’s/Home Goods, which will […]

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    Ground broken for Kent County sports complex

    Project leaders and  officials formally  broke ground on the $24 million DE Turf Sports Complex (Kent County Regional Sports Complex) in Frederica Thursday morning. What is this? The 84-acre,  facility, will feature  ten synthetic turf and two natural grass fields for sports, such as soccer, lacrosse, field hockey, rugby and ultimate Frisbee. The site hopes […]

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    Innovative family practice wins Great Dames Remarkable Ideas competition

    Landgraf (L) Hake, Nalda ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 16 What is this? The founder of a  new type  of  family practice medicine has won top honors in a business pitch competition sponsored by Great Dames Remarkable Ideas Community. It was the second year the competition was  held. Dr. Kimberlhy Nalda of Rekindle […]

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