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Saturday, November 9, 2019

Wilmington, Dover rank low in list of best home flipping cities

Delaware’s two largest cities rank near the bottom as good locations for house flippers, although Wilmington has long term potential  A report from WalletHub ranked  Wilmington 167 and Dover 135th out of 172 cities. The financial...

Ribbon cut for Ry’s Chilly Creations in Dover

The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Ry’s Chilly Creations  last week at their site at 516 Jefferic Blvd., in Dover. Ry’s Chilly Creations is a seasonal snowball stand.  According to...

Dover Motorsports earnings dip, due to lower NASCAR, Firefly revenues

Dover Motorsports, Inc. reported lower earnings in the second quarter as expenses rose and revenues dropped. The race promoter reported lower revenues from the June Firefly Music Festival. That is in keeping with reports from...

Del. employers have until July 1 to distribute sexual harassment info sheet

Businesses are being advised that an information sheet on sexual harassment must be distributed to all employees by July 1. Last summer, Gov. John Carney signed HB 360 into law, which requires the distribution of...

City of Dover is reportedly eying  building in downtown

The City of Dover is considering the purchase of the Duncan Building on Loockerman Street, WBOC-TV  reported.  The LoopNet commercial real estate commercial site lists the building as being on the selling block. The mid-rise...

Chesapeake opens ‘green’ natural gas vehicle  fueling stop in Dover

Chesapeake Utilities and its Sharp Energy  business held a summit this week on “green” fleet management in the region. The event will be highlighted by a ribbon cutting of the Chesapeake Utilities compressed natural gas...

From WHYY: Slip of the tongue and a near announcement by Biden

At a Democratic fundraiser on Saturday night, the keynote speaker compared his progressive credentials to the host of Democrats seeking to square off against Donald Trump, then  almost confirmed he was running for President. He quickly...

Window-smashing burglar takes merchandise from Dover Oreck Vacuum store

Dover Police  are investigating a commercial burglary that occurred on Thursday morning between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m.   During that time, the  suspect used a rock to break a front window to  Oreck Vacuum,...

Delaware Ag Department, Delaware State launch hemp research pilot program

The Delaware Department of Agriculture launched the Delaware Hemp Research Pilot Program in partnership with Delaware State University’s College of Agriculture and Related Sciences. “The research component announced today gives producers an opportunity to see...