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Saturday, September 23, 2017

Steelmaker Evraz eyes asset sales: The Moscow Times

Payton Chung / Foter / CC BYEvraz may be trimming its asset roster, the Moscow Times reports. The Russian steelmakers expanded rapidly until the  global financial crisis hit. Among its purchases  was Claymont Steel,  which...

Shake-up under way in county government; interim police chief named

Gordon The News Journal is reporting that a shake-up is under way in New Castle County as County Executive Tom Gordon takes charge. The  Middletown Transcript reported that Captain Elmer Setting was named acting chief by...

First USS Delaware in nearly 90 years to join submarine fleet

Delaware may not have a national park, but  an undersea vessel will one day bear the name of  the First State. U.S. Sens. Tom Carper, Chris Coons and Congressman John Carney (all D-Del.) welcomed the...

Delaware officials greet ambassador, celebrate Moroccan clementines

Delaware officials welcomed Ambassador Mohamed Rachad Bouhlal of  Morocco to the Port of Wilmington. “It’s a great honor to be here today to welcome the arrival of these clementines and to celebrate the increasingly strong...

Jeff Gordon, DuPont celebrate 20th anniversary as NASCAR veteran wins final race of season

DuPont and NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon marked the 20th anniversary of their partnership at the circuit's final race of the year in southern Florida.  Helping to cut the cake was Ellen Kullman, DuPont CEO. Also...

Governor's weekly video message – Supporting small businesses

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OfwxKpmJtwM&feature=share&list=UUFhL5YN4s5KFJwNFPex6olA In his weekly message, taped at YoYo Joe's in Wilmington, Delaware Gov. Jack Markell talks about the opening of three new small business "pop-ups." "These entrepreneurs will have the chance to test their start-up for...

Sulfur dioxide released at Delaware City Refinery

9brandon / Foter / CC BY-NC-SAA faulty pressure relief valve is being blamed for the release of 325 pounds of sulfur dioxide at the Delaware City Refinery owned by PBF Energy. The incident occurred Saturday...

Fisker to open tech center in Midwest as preparations continue for Atlantic launch

Fisker Automotive plans to establish a new technical center in the Midwest as the company moves toward production of a hybrid automobile that could be built in Delaware. The new facility, currently planned  for opening...

A peek into Bloom Energy's finances – The Term Sheet

Bloom Energy, which plans to build a plant in Newark, has kept its finances close to its vest, despite raising  nearly $900 million in private equity markets. However, Fortune  obtained a copy of a financial...

Victims of fiery crash identified

Two people, who were  killed in a fiery crash near New Castle Thursday afternoon have been identified as Olaf Horton, 64, and the passenger, Gail Horton, 64, both  of Bridgeton, NJ.  Both were pronounced dead...