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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Airline notes: Spirit expands Philly schedule, Tech upgrade calculates TSA wait times

Spirit Airlines has announced a major expansion of service from Philadelphia International Airport. With the expansion, Spirit will offer Philadelphia  passengers nonstop service to 20 domestic and international cities, with a total of around 23 daily departures. The...

From WHYY: Big shift coming for the Wilmington I-95 project

By Mark Eichman Drivers through Wilmington have been squished down to one lane in some parts since February, when work on the massive “Restore the Corridor” project started. That work to overhaul four miles of the...

KIDS Fund, Harvey Hanna sponsoring winter coat delivery parade

The Delaware KIDS Fund, Harvey, Hanna & Associates, and non-profit coat manufacturer Operation Warm will host a coat delivery parade on Thursday, at 10 a.m.  at Richardson Park Elementary School, Newport. Each student at Richardson...

Covid 19 update: 9 new deaths as hospitalizations near 300

The Tuesday Covid-19  summary from the Delaware Division of Public Health reported nine new deaths and nearly 300 people in the hospital.   The death toll rose above 2,200.   Of those who died from the virus, five...

Gas prices drop by three cents a gallon as outlook for further declines remains...

Delaware gas prices dropped by three cents a gallon over the past week. According to NYMEX figures, crude oil prices again moved past $70 a barrel. The average price at the pump for regular unleaded is...

Development Council agenda includes millions of dollars in business funding requests

The Delaware Council on Development Finance will meet in Dover on Dec. 13 to go over millions of dollars of Strategic Grant requests that include funds for the expansion of a processor  of cheesesteak...

Dining: Wilma’s to offer New Orleans fare; Grain to STAR campus;New name, menu for...

Wilma's to offer New Orleans-style cuisine. Buccini/Pollin's Wilma's on North Market Street will offer more than duckpin bowling and drinks. The long-awaited entertainment site on the Rodney Square end of Market  will feature New Orleans-style cuisine...

Covid-19 hospitalizations, driven by the unvaccinated, head toward 300 mark

Fatality rates decline, mask-wearing strongly advised Covid-19 hospitalizations in Delaware are nearing the 300 mark,  adding to pressure on the medical staffs who have been battling the virus for 20 months. Gov. Johnn Carney reported hospital...

Ally completes buyout of Fair Square credit card company for $750 million

Ally Financial Inc.  closed on  its acquisition of Fair Square Financial, a digital-first credit card company based in downtown Wilmington. Ally had earlier disclosed the pending deal valued valued at $750 million "The addition of Fair...
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