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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Port Deposit woman charged with racking up more than $300K in personal charges...

A Port Deposit, MD woman has been charged with racking  up more than $300,000 in corporate credit card charges for trips, charitable contributions, and other personal expenses. According to the Delaware U.S. Attorney's office, Kimberly Sponaugle,...

$700 million Elkton development not getting a warm  reception

Good afternoon, One would think that plans for a planned $700 million  mixed-use project in Elkton, MD known as Southfields would   have broad-based support A blend of retail, homes, apartments and logistics complexes are envisioned for the...

Lessons  from Cecil County

Good morning, From time to time, we get questions about our reasons for covering business in neighboring Cecil County, MD. The answer is a no-brainer. Over the past several years, the county has awakened from a...

Congressman praises Elkton rocket motor site for work on advanced weapon system

U.S. Rep. Andy  Harris, R-Maryland,  praised the Northrop Grumman facility (formerly ATK)  in northeastern Maryland for its participation in a collaborative weapons program with Raytheon. “Congratulations to Northrop Grumman employees in Elkton, Maryland for their...

Cecil County sees surge in building permits for homes, apartments

Cecil County’s Office of Land Use and Development Services announced that the number of residential building permits  is on the rise in the county. As of June 30th, the Permits and Inspections office in the...

Christiana Care, Union Hospital parent in merger talks

Christiana Care Health System and Affinity Health Alliance, the parent of Union Hospital in Elkton,  have signed a letter of intent for Union Hospital and its affiliates to join Christiana Care Health System. With the...

Former physician from Newark gets 30 months in bank fraud case

U.S. District Court  Judge Richard G. Andrews sentenced Zahid Aslam, 46, of Newark, to a 30-month prison sentence for making a false statement to a financial institution. The court also ordered Aslam to serve...

Personnel file: May 24, 2019

Send personnel news items to drainey@delawarebusinessnow.com Navient names Mills chair of board Navient, Wilmington,  announced that Linda Mills was elected chair of its board of directors effective June 6, 2019, when Navient holds its annual meeting...

Newark man one of 8 charged in connection with kidnapping-murder of Phil. business...

Eight men, including one Newark area resident,  have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with the kidnapping and murder of a north Philadelphia business owner whose body was dumped in Cecil...

Smithfield Foods to open distribution center in western Cecil County, MD

Smithfield Foods, Inc., the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, is opening a new distribution center in Cecil County that will create  240 new jobs. The 420,000 square-foot facility will be constructed in the...