La Plaza announces Sunday small business expo

La Plaza Delaware is holding a free Spring into Summer Small Business Expo in Lewes.  The event from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on...

Water main project on Route 40 in Bear will affect traffic

Work is underway on a water main project on Route 40 in Bear. Artesian Water Co. stated that the 10-month-long project is now...

Millville man faces home improvement fraud charge

Delaware State Police arrested 44-year-old Jeremy Bowen of Millville on a charge of home improvement fraud. On June 7, a Dover man contacted State Police....

Southern Chesco Chamber honors COPE Construction

The Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce announced awards at its held Annual Meeting Breakfast at Hartefeld National Golf Club, Avondale. The Chairman’s Award...

Wawa plans to open 70 new stores in 2024

In 2024, Wawa plans to open more than 70 new stores, including first stores in three new states of Alabama, Georgia, and North Carolina....

My take: A Sussex concrete plant and an unhappy neighbor

Good evening, There was a saying in Colorado that newcomers were the first to complain about growth. The same applies in Sussex County where a resident...

Delaware sees increase in home listings as sales prices continue to increase

As 2023 ended, the Delaware home sales market saw a double-digit increase in new for-sale listings, the Delaware Association of Realtors reported. Units sold saw a...

Army Corps meeting on seashore park repairs slated for this month

 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District awarded a $ 5.3 million contract to Agate Construction Co., Inc., Egg Harbor Township, NJ, for...

Incyte CEO offers glimpse into biopharma company

Incyte CEO Hervé Hoppenot put a human face on the biopharmaceutical company during the keynote speech at the annual meeting of the Delaware State...

River & Bay’s budget includes razing Wilmington Airport motel to make way for parking

Delaware River and Bay Authority commissioners have approved a capital improvement program and five-year strategic plan, including funding for airports, bridges, and ferries....

Labor Department conducting prevailing wage survey for state construction projects

The Delaware Department of Labor is conducting its Annual Prevailing Wage Survey for state-funded construction projects. On December 20, the Department mailed over...

Home Builders Association changes back to former name

Effective January 1, the association formerly known as the Builders and Remodelers Association of Delaware has changed its name to the Home Builders Association...

Ceremony marks completion of Claymont train station

A ceremony was held Monday to mark the completion of the Claymont Transportation Center. Government officials joined lead contractor Wagman at the event....

ABC Delaware honors 5 individuals and more than 25 companies with building awards

Associated Builders & Contractors, Delaware Chapter, honored five individuals and 29 companies during the annual Excellence in Construction Awards program earlier this month...

Delaware jobless rate up slightly to 4.2%

Delaware’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in October rose slightly to 4.2%, from 4.1% in September. The Delaware Department of Labor reported 21,400 unemployed...

Ceremony marks completion of new deck on Delaware Memorial Bridge

On Friday, Delaware River and Bay Authority officials and representatives from its contractor, UHPC Solutions North America LLC marked the completion of the three-phase,...

Personnel file: Oct. 23, 2023

(Send your personnel announcements to drainey@delawarebusinessnow.com) Reybold names CFO Reybold Group, Bear, a company specializing in residential communities, commercial and coworking spaces, and self-storage properties, announced...

Ground broken on apartment development at former News Journal site in downtown Wilmington

Ground was broken last week for a $90 million apartment complex at the former site of the News Journal. Wilmington-based Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. will...

Workers’ comp insurance costs drop for 7th straight year

Workers’ compensation insurance rates will decrease for the seventh year in a row, effective December 1. The voluntary market is expected to decrease 10%,...

Carney signs series of climate bills

Gov. John Carney joined members of the General Assembly, members of his Cabinet, and advocates on Thursday to sign multiple pieces of legislation aimed...
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