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Monday, August 21, 2017

Better Business Bureau holding sessions on consumer scams

Better Business Bureau of Delaware (BBB)  announced, through its Education Foundation, a statewide program to educate Delawareans about fraud, scams and identity theft protection resources. Through a grant from M&T Bank, BBB staff is currently...

Eugene Young named president of metro Wilmington Urban League

Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League (MWUL) Chair  Patrice Gilliam-Johnson announced the selection of Eugene Young as the fourth President of the 17-year affiliate of the National Urban League (NUL). The Urban League is the oldest economic...

First of two job fairs for veterans coming on Tuesday

U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, and U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester will host two job fairs for veterans.  Both fairs are free and no registration is required for attendees. The first fair is...

Business licenses: Aug. 21, 2017

Editor's note: Business licenses are issued as a revenue-raising tool by the State of Delaware. Municipalities may also require business licenses.  ADVERTISING AGENCY EDIBLE DELMARVA LLC 29L ATLANTIC AVE # 205  OCEAN VIEW, DE 19970-9115 RETAILER EDMONDS LISA S CAPE TREASURE 113...

Gas prices drop a couple of pennies as U.S. oil production surges

Delaware gas prices dropped  two cents  in the past week as gasoline inventories increased and the price of crude dropped a bit, Wilmington-based AAA Mid-Atlantic reported.  Area refineries have experienced few operating problems during the summer...

Delaware part of settlement over EpiPen charges to Medicaid

The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the Delaware Department of Justice will join the United States and other states to settle allegations against Mylan Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary over charges for its EpiPen. The...

Delaware’s jobless rate up slightly to 4.8 percent

Delaware’s July seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in July 2017 rose to 4.8 percent from 4.7 percent, the Delaware Department of Labor reported. July marked the 11th straight month without a decline in the First State's...

Delmarva Power seeks natural gas, electric rate hike

Delmarva Power has filed requests with the Delaware Public Service Commission for approval to recover $24.4 million in electric investments and $12.9 million in natural gas spending. Based on these requests, a typical electric residential...

State continues to take action against homes, businesses tied to criminal activity

The state continues to take action on nuisance properties that included a strip mall business in Middletown. 867 N. Broad Street, Middletown was the site of The Water Lily,  a massage parlor tied to prostitution. It...

Brandywine Best Western now under the SureStay banner

Then rebranded  SureStay Plus Hotel Brandywine Valley is opening its doors near Wilmington. The SureStay Hotel Group is a new brand from hotel group,  Best Western. The hotel was previously known as Brandywine Best Western.  The...