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Friday, December 15, 2017

Highmark chief sees continuing rise in health care costs

The CEO of the parent of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware predicted higher health care costs as major provisions of the Affordable Care Act go into effect. In remarks at the annual dinner...

Ribbon cut for Start It Up

Friday night marked the launch of Start It Up Delaware, Inc. Gov. Jack  Markell and Delaware Development Office Director Alan Levin  joined in the  ribbon cutting ceremony at Start It Up’s headquarters at 605...

Spirit Airlines adding seasonal service to Myrtle Beach

Starting April 25, Spirit Airlines is adding daily nonstop seasonal service from Baltimore/Washington and Philadelphia International  to Myrtle Beach.  Last year, Spirit announced service to Dallas-Fort Worth from Philadelphia, beginning in spring 2013. The airline is...

Tribune Co. emerges from Chapter 11 after 4 years

Tribune Company  finally emerged from its long-running Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding in Wilmington. The Associated Press reported owners are now private equity firms and JP MorganChase & Co. The media giant owns numerous TV stations,...

Penn Cinema opens Thursday

Penn Cinema Riverfront, the new 15-screen multiplex and IMAX theater on the Wilmington Riverfront, will open its doors a day earlier than earlier announced, to test its systems and to raise money for two...

A little holiday cheer as gas prices fall

Gasoline prices continued to fall over the past week as generous supplies and weakening economies overseas  made  life a little easier for motorists. Figures from from AAA Mid-Atlantic indicated that the average price at the...

‘Preferred’ bidder named for Wilmington port operation

The Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that an energy company is the preferred bidder on a plan to operate the Port of Wilmington. The company was identified as Kinder Morgan, a large pipelne and energy company. Kinder...

Christiana Care launches Medical Home Without Walls for ‘super users’ of health care

(From Christiana Care)  Christiana Care has launched an  initiative called Medical Home Without Walls to reach “super users” of the acute-care system, a group that comprises fewer than 10 percent of all patients but accounts...

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...

Incyte gets milestone payment from Lilly for drug in Phase III program

Incyte Corporation, Wilmington, has earned a $50 million milestone payment from Eli Lilly and Company based on the formal initiation of the rheumatoid arthritis RA Phase III program for baricitinib. The Phase III program is...
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