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Transportation notes: Amtrak offers sneak peak at Acela interior; airlines pivot...

Amtrak has offered a preview of its new Acela trainsets that will stop or roar through the Biden Wilmington Train Station next year. The new  Acela high-speed trains will provide travelers with higher-end accommodations and amenities,...
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Fire service leader, business owner Mike Rush dies

Businessman and volunteer fire service leader Edward "Mike Rush" has died.  He was president of Rush Uniform, Inc., a company established by his father in 1963. Rush was a charter member of the Better Business Bureau...
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BPG marks topping off of Marlette building and leasing success at The Concord

(Photos from BPG) The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. (BPG), and BPGS Construction, announced the topping out of a new three-story, 60,000 square foot built-to-suit Class A office space for the financial technology company, Marlette Funding LLC....
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University of Delaware confirms 122 employee workforce reduction

The University of Delaware has laid off 122   employees as it deals with a potential quarter of a billion-dollar shortfall. University spokesperson Andrea Boyle Tippett confirmed that the university went through a reduction in...
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Rate of positive Covid-19 cases continues slow rise

Delaware saw another  increase in its rate of positive coronavirus tests as of Tuesday night. Two new deaths in Sussex County were reported, according to the Delaware Division of Public Health. The two individuals were in...
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Guest view: Technology, Hype, and the Future:  Cryptocurrency

By James H. Lee The view is always better from the edge.  In this new column for Delaware Business Now, I'll cover new technologies and growth investments.  As a professional futurist, I keep my finger...
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Chancery agrees to dissolve LLCs tied to Trump campaign officials

The Delaware Court of Chancery granted the  Attorney General's order to dissolve four LLCs and two corporations owned by Paul J. Manafort, Jr. and Richard W. Gates, III. “This is another victory for the integrity...
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New Castle County reportedly makes high bid for Sheraton South hotel property

New Castle County was the reported high bidder in an auction for the Sheraton South hotel in the New Castle area. WDEL and sources within the real estate industry reported the county's bid was $19.5...
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Crews cleaning up tarballs in beach area that now extends from Del. Bay to...

The Maryland Department of the Environment joined the U.S. Coast Guard and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control in the joint response to the cleanup operation of tarballs and oil debris...
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Sussex Tech closing for 2 days after positive Covid-19 tests

After two staff members and one student tested positive this week  for Covid-19, Sussex Tech will close for two days. People who were in contact with the individuals have been notified individually and advised on...
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Trending: Amazon plans 4th fulfillment center south of New Castle

(To our newsletter readers. Last-minute stories moved this story off Wednesday newsletter. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused) Amazon has confirmed plans to build a fourth fulfillment center in Delaware off DuPont...
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State public health officials eye Western Sussex as Covid-19 cases rise

Western Sussex County. continues to be the focus of public health officials in Delaware. While no coronavirus outbreaks have been reported, the county's 10.2 percent rate of positive cases in a seven-day rolling average is...