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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Mountaire opens North Carolina processing plant

 Officials in North Carolina cut the ribbon on this week on the  $170 million Mountaire processing plant in Siler City. The 40-acre complex will employ up to 1,250 people when all shifts are hired, and...

Richards Paving owner buys New Jersey company

Advanced Pavement Group announced today that they have acquired Easmunt Paving, Inc. of Millville, NJ.  It is the most recent acquisition in Advanced Pavement Group Corp.’s expansion in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region. Advanced earlier...

Wilmington man gets 15 years in connection with shooting of Applebee’s manager

A 41-year-old Wilmington man received a 15-year prison sentence for shooting the manager of a Newark restaurant. In July 2017, Thomas Ellerbe and another man approached the manager of the Applebee’s restaurant on Elkton Road...

Delmarva Poultry Industry recognizes growers, industry supporters

Twelve  chicken growers and four honorees were recognized at the Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI) Booster Banquet. The banquet is a 1,800-member trade association's annual membership event. The J. Frank Gordy, Sr. Delmarva Distinguished Citizen...

Small business outlook more subdued in 2019

The 12 Federal Reserve Banks reported small businesses had a good year in 2018, with the outlook more tempered this year. The findings were contained in the Small Business Credit Survey: 2019 Report on Employer...

New Jersey manufacturing plant chooses Bloom Energy servers for ‘microgrid’

II‐VI Incorporated, a Saxonburg, PA- based leader in engineered materials has a new Bloom Energy-powered microgrid at its Warren, NJ  manufacturing site. Microgrids are electrical power systems which can operate independently of the electrical grid. With...

California man truckin’ east busted after police find 212 ...

Dagsboro Police, with the assistance of the Delaware State troopers, charged 57-year-old, Charles Mulvihill of Ukiah, CA with multiple drug-related offenses after a traffic stop on Sunday afternoon. On Sunday afternoon,  an officer from the...

Amtrak adding Saturday Acela service in May

Weekend travelers will soon have more high-speed rail options along the Northeast Corridor as Amtrak expands   Acela Express  service with an additional round trip on Saturday that stops in Wilmington. These changes will go into...

Fire damages downtown Wilmington restaurant

Wilmington Firefighters battled a  blaze at a three-story building  on the 200 block of  North Market Street at around 5 p.m. on Monday. Firefighters found heavy smoke showing from a three-story building in the middle of...

Planned Sussex Montessori School buys property near Seaford

Sussex Montessori School, a planned public charter school, has purchased a site for its home in Seaford. A fund-raising effort is underway. Operating from the former Wheaton Farm on Stein Highway, Sussex Montessori School will...