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Monday, December 10, 2018

Christiana Care raising minimum wage to $15 an hour

Christiana Care Health System  is increasing its minimum wage to $15 an hour effective Feb. 1, 2019.  The increase affects 500 current employees,  Christiana Care is the largest private employer in Delaware with nearly 12,000 employees on...

Arrest made after fire at Super 8 Motel in Newark

The cause of a  fire late Friday night at the Super 8  on East Main Street in Newark has been ruled arson. Deputy fire marshals determined that a person had intentionally ignited items inside the...

State purchases Cooch property, site of Revolutionary War battle

The State of Delaware will purchase the Cooch family property south of Newark. The property is believed to be on the  site of the state’s only Revolutionary War battle and could be the final resting...

Saving a piece of the past

Morning all, It is hard to predict which story will generate a sizable number of page views during a busy weekend. It was no surprise that the news of the owner of Newark’s Outlandish Food Truck...

Carload Express to operate state-owned short lines in Delaware

Carload Express, Inc. has announced a second expansion of rail freight service in the Delmarva Peninsula.   Carload’s Delmarva Central Railroad (“DCR”) was selected through competitive bid to operate two rail lines owned by the State...

New business brewing up beer tours

First State Brew Tours has opened as the number of breweries, cideries and meaderies grows in the state. The venture is based at  same address as Liquid Alchemy Beverages  with owners of the business also involved...

State Police investigate vehicle thefts from car shipping business

The Delaware State Police are investigating a break-in at a New Castle area cargo business that resulted in multiple vehicles being stolen. On Sunday,  troopers were called  to Trans Cargo, located at 107 Pigeon Point...

DuPont Country Club to host Junior Golf Association tourneys

Beginning in 2019, the  DuPont Country Club  will host  American Junior Golf Association .tournaments. DuPont Country Club offers three golf courses, including the recently renovated DuPont Course, which will host the AJGA. The club’s signature course was...

Burger King fire at I-95 service area causes $10,000 in damage

The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal has determined that  Saturday's fire that damaged an I-95  restaurant was accidental. The Christiana Fire Company responded shortly before 11:30 am to the Burger King inside the Biden...

Artist brewery collaborate to honor Hockessin’s 4th of July celebration

Hockessin’s 4th of July celebration may be more than six months away, but Dew Point Brewery and  Delaware artist Larry Anderson are collaborating to create a custom memento to make the daylong festivities top...