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Friday, April 5, 2019

Harrington farmers honored for environmental stewardship

Poultry farmers John and Linda Brown were recognized during Delaware Ag Week for their efforts to improve water quality and reduce nutrient runoff with the 2018 Delaware Environmental Stewardship Award.  The Brown’s L&J Farm in...

Delaware just misses top 10 as best state for retirees

Delaware ended up just out of the top 10 as a good place to retire, according to the personal finance site Wallet Hub after ranking No. 9 last year. Click on the map below  (if...

Dover brew to mark Dover Speedway’s 50th anniversary

Dover International Speedway,  in cooperation with Dover-based Fordham & Dominion Brewing Company, is releasing a special “Splash & Go” Lager as part of the celebrations surrounding the Monster Mile’s 50th anniversary this year. Splash & Go...

Comcast service to monitor cyberthreats to networked home devices

Comcast  announced the national launch of Xfinity xFi Advanced Security, a new artificial-intelligence-powered service that monitors, blocks and informs customers of online threats to connected devices. By 2022, Cisco estimates that there will be more than 13...

Delaware Bay beaches getting replenishment funds

DNREC’s Shoreline and Waterway Management Section will begin beach replenishment work in early February, pending permit approvals, for the Delaware Bay communities of Pickering Beach, Kitts Hummock, and Bowers Beach. The announcement was made by...

Frontier Airlines to add service from Baltimore-Washington to Denver in March

Frontier Airlines  will add non-stop service from Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport to its Denver hub. The Denver-based low-fare airline has focused on other cities, such as Philadelphia, in recent years after Southwest Airlines added...

Chesapeake acquires natural gas services company

 Chesapeake Utilities Corporation has acquired  Marlin CNG Services (Marlin), a  Florida-based supplier of mobile compressed natural gas (CNG) utility and pipeline solutions. Financial terms were not disclosed. Chesapeake is headquartered in Dover. “With increased opportunities for...

ILC Dover flood protection technology receives certification

ILC Dover  Frederica, received certification from Factory Mutual (FM) Approvals for a flood mitigation system that protects facility openings from flood damage through the use of flexible fabrics and webbing. Using patented technology, the Side...

Land & Litter Challenge seeks solutions to poultry waste issues

The Delmarva Land & Litter Challenge (DLLC) - a partnership effort between members of the poultry industry, environmental advocates and regulators -  is inviting   stakeholders to discuss beneficial uses of poultry litter. This group seeks...

Steak and seafood restaurant coming to Milford

The fast-growing Milford area will get a steak and seafood restaurant. MilfordLive.com reported  that  the owner of The Palace, an Italian restaurant in Milford plans to convert a former Bob Evans restaurant into a steak and...