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Monday, June 17, 2019

Dover Downs owner to buy back stock, start dividend program

Twin River Worldwide Holdings, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors approved a capital return program under which Twin River may expend a total of up to $250 million for a stock repurchase program...

Nationwide Healthcare completes purchase of Bayhealth Hospital site

The Milford Wellness Village is one large step closer to opening for business this fall. Nationwide Healthcare Services has completed the purchase of the former (Milford Memorial) hospital property on Clarke Avenue from Bayhealth,...

Richmond-based insurance agency giant purchaes Dover-based Pfister Insurance

The Hilb Group, LLC  (THG)  a private equity funded insurance agency acquirer with 81 offices,  purchased   Dover-based Pfister Insurance, Inc. for an undisclosed sum. The transaction became effective June 1. THG is based in Richmond,...

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...

Mountaire buys Cartanza grain elevator near Dover

Mountaire Farms has purchased a  grain storage facility in the Dover area.  The purchase of the Cartanza Grain Facility, located on Little Creek Road  will help Mountaire buy more local grain from Kent and New...

State and Bloosurf announce wireless broadband partnership for Kent, Sussex

The Delaware Department of Technology and Information announced a partnership with Bloosurf to provide wireless broadband in rural areas of Kent and Sussex counties. Last July, Governor John Carney and DTI issued a Request for...

Pro hockey team coming to State Fairgrounds arena in Harrington

Delaware Pro Hockey LLC announced the formation of the  Delaware Thunder Professional Hockey Club, a member of the Federal Hockey League. The team will play at the Delaware State Fairgrounds at the Centre Ice Arena...

Government units in Delaware form Anti-Litter Alliance

Gov.  John Carney,  joined by government officials,  formally announced the Delaware Anti-Litter Alliance – a coalition of local leaders seeking to reduce litter in Delaware. The coalition is an initiative of the Keep DE Litter Free...

Chesapeake rings Opening Bell on New York Stock Exchange

The New York Stock Exchange welcomed Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Dover in celebration of the contributions of the company's employees, its 12 straight years of earnings growth and total shareholder return, and more than  25...

Former Delaware State University President William De Lauder, 81

Former Delaware State University President William De Lauder has died at 81.  DeLauder presided over the transformation of the university during a decade and a half at the helm.  During his tenure  at DSU, the...