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Delaware outpaces region in job growth

Delaware’s economy is outperforming its neighbors on the employment front, according to a monthly report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Total employment rose 2.4 percent between August 2017 and August 2018. That was far...
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Teachers union chief resigns over blog posts from years ago

Delaware Education Association President Mike Matthews has resigned from his post, Delaware. Public Media and other outlets reported.  Prior to becoming president of the Delaware Education Association,  Matthews had a blog that was later taken...
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Christiana Care mobilizes for employee flu shot day.

Christiana Care devoted  Thursday to getting as many of its nearly 12,000 employees as possible to get flu shots.  It's the most ambitious employee flu-vaccination campaign in the organization’s history and a  project that has seldom...
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Giving back: Fundraising Professionals, M&T support, WSFS grant; Urban Bike Project campaign

Fundraising Professionals announce Philanthropy Day winners The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) DE/Brandywine Chapter announced  the winners of the 2018 Philanthropy Day Awards: Volunteer Award – Rob Brokaw, III and Bob and Nancy Burd; Youth in...
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Prosecutors agree to shorter sentences for former Wilmington Trust execs

The U.S. Attorney’s for Delaware has agreed that shorter sentences four former Wilmington Trust  are warranted. DelawareOnline reported that life sentences were possible in the case that involved hiding bad loans from regulators and shareholders. However,...
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Iron Hill next location is Hershey

Iron Hill Brewing continues its expansion  in Pennsylvania. The Wilmington-based company spent much of its existence opening a brewery every year or two.  The company cut its teeth at a location in Newark's Main Street that faced...
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Ex cop and pharmacist vying for post of State ...

Kathy McGuiness, a Democrat and Republican James Spadola don't have auditing experience, but  both claim they bring  the right stuff to run  elected office. McGuiness prevailed in a tough primary race, while Spadola was...
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Public Service Commission shoots down effort to review Bloom Energy-Delmarva Power...

The Delaware  Public Service Commission has dismissed a  petition from a critic of Bloom Energy to dismiss a petition to review the  contract to provide electricity to Delmarva Power.  The petition was filed by John Nichols of...
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Gore to launch line of plungers for pre-filled syringes

W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. plans to commercially launch the  ImproJect  Plunger for pre-filled syringes. The plunger will be unveiled at a trade show event in Orlando, FL. Conventional pre-filled syringe systems use silicone to help provide...