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Monday, August 3, 2020
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Public Health Division confirms mix-up in a dozen Walgreens Covid-19 test results

Sussex farmer now  in hospital received a call saying results were negative A Covid-19 testing program at Walgreens drugs store got off to a rocky start, with a prominent  Sussex County farm family getting incorrect...
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Pinball, pool return to bar areas in Delaware

The Delaware Restaurant Association advised members that bar areas are now allowed to have games such as pool, darts, and pinball machines as long as social distancing, face coverings, and disinfecting procedures are followed. The...
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Food and Drink: Grotto Pizza’s 60th; Lefty’s new chef; SoDel expands outdoor...

Grotto Pizza is celebrating 60 years in business. Grotto’s is known for its swirl, a combination of sweet tomato sauce and a blend of cheeses. Dominick Pulieri, Grotto Pizza founder, was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, to Italian-immigrant...
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Rehoboth area deli closes while staff awaits Covid-19 test results

Rosenfeld's Jewish Delicatessen near Rehoboth Beach has been temporarily closed. "The staff no longer feels comfortable there until COVID testing of all staff members is completed, and results received. Two staff members may have been...
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Rehoboth Beach order requires masks everywhere

The Rehoboth Beach mayor and commissioners voted unanimously to require the wearing of facial coverings on all public streets, public sidewalks, public parks, the boardwalk, the beach and commercial establishments in the City of...
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Our view: The dismal jobless rate

Good afternoon, There's no way to sugarcoat the latest jobless report for Delaware. The 15.8 percent rate for May is appallingly high. As was the case in April, job losses took place across the board. The largest decline...
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Food & drink – Jessop’s, Nora Lee’s, SoDel, Dover Downs, Dogfish Head

As reported earlier, restaurants can now operate at 60 percent occupancy. Restaurants with  a lot of booths may stick with the 50 percent figure and some establishments are waiting for Phase III, which will...
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Food and drink notes: More restaurant openings, Curbside Wilmington

The second wave of restaurant openings So far, we have not seen a flood of notices of restaurants opening on the 15th, with the increase of occupancy from 30 to  60 percent. One reason is the...
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City launches ‘Curbside Wilmington’ as way to lure diners to downtown

Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki, Marty Hageman from Downtown Visions and Jennifer Kmiec from The Committee of 100 announced  “Curbside Wilmington,” a new initiative designed to support local businesses and encourage patrons to return to downtown...
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Food and drink: Not all steakhouses reopening in early June; lines at newly...

More restaurant openings have been announced for steak lovers, although some popular spots are sticking to takeout. Xavier Teixido's Harry's Hospitality Group announced that its flagship steak and prime rib destination Harry's Savoy Grill and...