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Delaware Wine and Spirits Festival returns to Dover in October

The Delaware Beer Wine and Spirits Festival returns to Kent County in October. The event will be held at the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village on October 13 from 11 a.m. to 4:00 pm. The event is...

Former Delawarean Friess picks up Trump endorsement in race for Wyoming governor

The surprise bid for Wyoming governor by former Delaware resident Foster Friess has gained an endorsement from President Donald Trump. Trump tweeted out the endorsement as voters went to the polls in the state. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1031917972099612673 Friess, who...

WBOC owner Draper to acquire NBC affiliate WRDE

WBOC owner Draper Media and SagamoreHill of Salisbury Licenses, LLC  announced  that they have entered into a purchase agreement for WRDE-LD, an NBC affiliate serving the Delmarva Peninsula as Coast TV. Financial terms were not...

From WHYY: State takes steps to dissolve Backpage porn site

WHYY reported  that Delaware will work to dissolve the incorporation of Backpage.com. The online  classified  site, linked to human trafficking was seized and shut down by federal officials. The company earlier this year  pleaded guilty to...

Christiana Care reports progress in cutting use of opioids

Christiana Care, Delaware's largest health care provider has sharply cut the dispensing of opioids.  The  system  announced this week it has reduced the use of opioids systemwide, including in post-surgical prescribing, its emergency departments and in...

Milford Police arrest man on identity theft charges

A North Carolina man was arrested earlier this month on charges related to identity theft.  Milford Police were called to the  Citizens Bank branch  at 610 N DuPont Blvd and found a man attempting to leave...

Morning everyone, The oft-misquoted phrase from the moon mission could apply to Delaware and its poor rankings of late. One of the most recent reports,  the Thumbtack  survey of small business owners,  showed the First state...

July jobless rate unchanged at 3.9 percent

Delaware’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in July 2018 was 3.9 percent, unchanged from June, the Delaware Department of Labor reported. The July jobless figure matched the national rate, which dropped a tenth of a percent...

State Auditor candidate Davies offers rebuttal to News Journal story

Kathleen Davies has issued a lengthy rebuttal to a News Journal story earlier this month over her conduct while working in a high-level post in the state Auditor’s office. Davies is in a three-way primary...

Sallie Mae poll: Families still feel higher education is worth the investment

A clear majority of families believe higher education is worth the investment, and most students and parents are willing to stretch themselves financially to make it happen, according to “How America Values College 2018,”...

EatStreet launches delivery for more than two dozen Newark-area restaurants

EatStreet, a national online food ordering app that serves more than 250 U.S. cities, is launching food delivery for 24 restaurants in Newark. The service plans to provide delivery for all restaurants in Newark. “Our customers...

Rehoboth canal boat dock project moving forward; $300,000 state grant announced

The Lewes-Rehoboth Canal Improvement Association announced that a project for a future public dock near  Grove Park and the Rehoboth Beach Museum is still on course and recently received a Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP)...