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Monday, January 24, 2022

M&T adds multicultural banking centers in Delaware

M&T Bank has  designated  eight bank branches in Delaware as multicultural banking centers and contributing $100,000 to a loan program and other resources intended to help Latino and Black small-businesses owners in Sussex County. The...

Covid 19 updare: Hospitalizations decline for third straight day

Early signs are pointing to a plateau in Covid-19  hospitalizations. The Sunday summary from the Delaware Division of Public Health noted that hospitalizations had declined for the third straight day to 711.  That is still...

The Omicron spike and a tough decision on masking

Good afternoon,   It was a tough week for the state government in Delaware as the Omicron-fueled spike in Covid-19 cases took hold.   A reluctant Gov. John Carney ordered masking in most public indoor settings while his...

Covid-19 update: 3 new deaths and a record number of hospitalizations

Three deaths and a new record in hospitalizations were reported in the Thursday Covid-19 summary from the Delaware Division of Public Health.   All three were residents of New Castle County, and only one had an...

DART cuts northern Delaware weekday bus service due to staff shortage

Due to staffing shortages, adjusted weekday service on DART bus routes 5, 6, 8, 18, 20, 31, 35, 43, 52, 53, 63, 301 in New Castle County will be in effect, beginning Thursday, January...

Vice chancellor Slights retiring from Chancery Court

Vice-Chancellor Joseph Slights III has announced his retirement. Slights' departure is national and even international news because Chancery has remained the leading court in dealing with complex corporate disputes. The court also handles selected civil areas...

Beebe ends elective surgeries as CEO pleads with community to get ...

Beebe Healthcare is postponing all "non-emergent" (elective) procedures effective Thursday, citing a surge in Covid-19 hospitalizations and a staff shortage. Previously, Beebe, which serves Coastal Sussex County and adjacent areas, only postponed elective procedures that...

Covid briefing outlines crisis facing hospitals

Tuesday's Covid-19 briefing kicked off with a video of weary front-line health care staff discussing the severity of the virus and its effect on hospitals. "We are at a...

State’s alcoholic beverage regulations in need of overhaul

Good afternoon, Delaware House Speaker Pete Schwartzkopf introduced legislation that makes cocktails go a permanent offering of bars and restaurants is likely to sail through the General Assembly. The bill also keeps expanded outdoor dining areas...

Delaware City motor vehicle center likely site for drive-thru Covid testing

Home tests an option for those seeing no openings Delaware plans to beef up its Covid-19 testing system, with a drive-thru, with the likely site being the  Delaware City  Division of Motor Vehicles  center south...
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