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Friday, June 5, 2020
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Gas price moves up as demand remains healthy

Mid-Atlantic gas prices began inching upward this week after stalling earlier in the month. Local gas  prices are reacting to rising crude oil prices and increased seasonal demand.  At $2.28, the national gas price average...
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Update: Frontier to expand as United Air chief vows to win any fare...

Frontier Airlines  announced an expansion adding 21 new cities which will increase the number of destinations served by the low-fare carrier by 30 percent and double the number of total routes. By next spring, Frontier...
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3 overcome after apparent gas leak at Greenville shopping center

https://youtu.be/Pb6lmdG5zkA (Video  from  First State Update) Three people were taken to Christiana Hospital, apparently suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning At about 9 a.m. New Castle County Paramedics were called to Powder Mill Square on the 3800 block...
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Delaware jobless rate remains unchanged at 4.7 percent

Delaware’s unemployment rate remained  at 4.7 percent in June, unchanged from a month earlier, the Delaware Department of Labor reported. The June 2016 unempoyment rate was 4.4 percent. The  Delawre jobless rate stayed  three-tenths of a...
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Ashby Hospitality Management wins Newark Morning Rotary award

The Newark Morning Rotary Club recently presented its annual awards Spirit in Business Award Presented to a local business that exhibits the Rotary motto of Service Above Self, in high ethical standards and values. Some entrepreneurs start...
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Carman Fiat moves to Chrysler location

Carman Fiat has moved to  the family-owned dealership's Chrysler location on the south edge of  New Castle's auto row on DuPont Highway. Carman obtained the dealership after the Fiat brand re-entered the U.S. market in...
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Media notes: News Journal publisher out; remembering Molly Murray

Some big  changes have taken place at the News Journal. The media community is  still reeling from the death of long-time reporter  Molly Murray who passed away earlier this week. Murray will leave a big void...
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Gov. vetoes bill that bars Wilmington students from expanded Newark Charter boundary

Gov. John Carney on Thursday vetoed House Substitute 1 for House Bill 85, legislation that would remove the five-mile radius as an enrollment preference for Delaware charter schools. The bill caused an outcry since it...
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DuPont Country Club officially on the sales block

The DuPont Country Club has been publicly listed for sale by international real estate broker CBRE. The club was headed for  salea   as the company worked to cut costs by selling the Hotel duPont property...
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Delaware students have chance to test their cybersecurity skills through free game

A new cyber security training partnership between the SANS Institute and the State of Delaware will provide Delaware high school juniors and seniors, and college students interested in a cybersecurity career, the opportunity to...