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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Analysis: Business owner Valenzuela now under the microscope

It had to happen. As Milford business owner and candidate for Lt. Governor   Sherri Valenzuela prepares for a speech at the Republican National Convention,  the liberal blogosphere is taking notice. Valenzuela appears to be part...

Delmarva poultry industry reels in face of corn-price surge – WDDE 91.1 FM

The state's poultry industry is facing some tough challenges, due to the high price of corn, according to a story from WDDE, the new public radio FM station in central Delaware. Production cuts are a...

Del. Congressional Delegation makes pitch for UD offshore wind test site

U.S. Sens. Tom Carper, Chris Coons and Congressman John Carney this week wrote to U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu  urging him to review and support a joint proposal by the University of Delaware...

Route 1 sign promotes downtown Milford | Milford LIVE!

In a collaborative effort to bring more vehicle traffic to the heart of downtown Milford, Kevin Reading, owner of Abbott’s Grill, and Bryan Shupe, owner of Milford LIVE, facilitated the process necessary to place...

Coastal builder constructs home with American materials

Oursler. Oursler  Homes has  built a residence  constructed from   American-made materials. Fourth-generation builder Marnie Oursler  heads the coastal Sussex County company. “Even raising the question with the bigger builders can help the competition within the United States,” Oursler...

Waterboarding, Earl Bradley and near-death experiences collide in Morse case

Last week, in reporting on the arrest of  Milton pediatrician Melvin Morse, it was noted that he had achieved some degree of fame for his interest in near-death experiences. After all, Morse had moved to...

Masten named Milford economic development chief: MilfordLive

Photo courtesy of MilfordLive.com After months of searching and multiple interviewees, The City of Milford has chosen Milford native Stephen Masten as the new Director of Economic Development. Both the Milford City Council and the Economic...

HYATT HOTEL COMING TO DEWEY BEACH

Dewey Beach Enterprises and an affiliate of Hyatt Hotels Corp. have reached an agreement on an upscale hotel for the  Ruddertowne complex in Dewey Beach, Del. The announcement came after developers prevailed in a court battle. "This...

Artesian Resources reports higher earnings

A rate increase aided second quarter and first half  earnings at Artesian Resources. The Newark area company reported that revenue for the second quarter of 2012 was  $17.9 million, an 8.5 percent increase from the $16.5...

Beebe likely to pay $100 million to families of Bradley victims.

The News Journal reported that Beebe Hospital in Lewes will pay more than $100 million to settle with the famiies of victims of Dr. Earl Bradley. The agreement is not final. The newspaper and its...