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    My take: Carney swims against the tide with marijuana veto

    Hello everyone, In expressing shock over Gov. John Carney's veto of legislation that would take away the already minimal civil penalties for possession of a...

    Finance panel votes to restore full senior citizen property tax break

    State budget writers have voted to fully restore a property tax break for older Delawareans. The Joint Finance Committee voted to increase the senior property...

    Med school would boost ‘Eds and Meds’ economy

    Earlier in the month, former University of Delaware president and current Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia chief executive Patrick Harker made some interesting...

    Agilent spending $7 million-plus to upgrade Little Falls labs

    Agilent Technologies Inc., a global analytical instrumentation development, life sciences and manufacturing company, has chosen to modernize and expand its existing Little Falls office...

    Governor makes emergency declaration as barge fire is quelled in second day

    Gov. John Carney on Tuesday issued a limited State of Emergency in Kent County due to a barge file that moved into its...

    University of Delaware brings back indoor masking

    Citing a growing number of Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations in Delaware and areas over the past week, the University of Delaware is reinstating its masking...

    (Video) ChristianaCare calls on ‘cobots’ to perform non-clinical chores

    https://youtu.be/2iGrdX_kjuY ChristianaCare is the first health system in the region to put Moxi, a collaborative robot — or “cobot”— to work. Moxi will make deliveries...

    Delaware Journalism Collaborative to address community polarization

    News outlets and partners will advance solutions  through reporting, public conversations  The Local Journalism Initiative of Delaware today announced the Delaware Journalism Collaborative. Delaware Business Now...

    Deep disappointment among marijuana legalization backers after Carney veto

    Gov. John Carney's veto HB 371 drew expressions of deep disappointment from a coalition of marijuana legalization backers. Carney cited long-running arguments about the effects of...

    Former Pro-Business group rebranded as Citizens for Judicial Fairness

    Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware has been rebranded as Citizens for Judicial Fairness. A release stated that the change reflects the group’s "evolution to a reform-focused...

    Giving back: Ukraine relief update, GOLO donation to Nemours; SoDel’s $10,000 to Freeman Foundation

    Members of the General Assembly, Donate Delaware, PAM Health, Charity Crossing, the Delaware Council on Faith-Based Leadership, and Lt. Gov. Bethany Hall-Long recently loaded...

    Gas prices steady over the weekend

    Delaware gas prices remained steady over the weekend after increasing by 15 cents a gallon over the past week. Motorists are now paying about $4.60...

    National Guard called up to relieve staff shortage at Stockley Center

    On Sunday, Gov. John Carney on Sunday issued an Executive Order calling out members of the Delaware National Guard to serve...

    Coast Guard, fire companies battle barge blaze

    The Coast Guard and local fire companies were battling a barge fire about nine miles south of Port Mahon off Kent County on Monday morning....

    Wilmington drawbridge repairs begin Monday

    The Delaware Department of Transportation will make repairs on three drawbridges in Wilmington. From Monday, May 23 through Thursday, May 26, the Walnut Street...

    Covid cases surge as hospitalizations, deaths stay below winter figure

    In its monthly report, the Delaware Division of Public Health reported a sharp increase in Covid-19 cases. Still, it noted that hospitalizations and...

    University of Delaware raises tuition by 3%

    The University of Delaware is raising its tuition by three percent. The increase will not get as much criticism this time around since high education...

    Blue Blaze, PMG move to CSC Station in Wilmington

    PMG Consulting and Blue Blaze Associates, two women-owned small businesses, opened new shared hybrid office space at CSC Station on the Wilmington Riverfront. An open house event on...

    AAA estimates 123,000 Delawareans will travel over holiday

    Air, rail and bus passenger traffic up sharply AAA is projecting that more than 123,000 Delawareans (about 12% of the state's population) will travel a...