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Monday, January 20, 2020

Master plan for Concord Pike raises eyebrows

 Good afternoon, Master plans often  draw yawns. That  wasn’t the case last month with Concord Pike. Residents  turned out for the workshop from the (Wilmington Area Planning Council) WILMAPCO and by many accounts did  not like what...

Office cleaners say new contract raises pay to $15 an hour

Commercial office cleaners say they have reached an agreement on a four-year contract that will raise pay to $15 an hour. The 800 members of Service Employees international Union clean offices in downtown Wilmington and...

Chase opens first free-standing branch in north Wilmington.

Chase has opened its first free-standing office in Delaware at the Brandywine Commons shopping center at 1000 Rocky Run Parkway. The former Bryn Mawr Trust branch operate every day of the week with the exception...

From WHYY: Can co-working work in Wilmington suburbs?

By Mark Eichman, WHYY Coworking is a big trend in office real estate these days, with workers from different small business sharing space in a loft-style office, often with short-term leases. Robert Herrera has had big...

Northern Delaware could see snow, slippery conditions tonight

The National Weather Service says up to three inches of snow is possible in the area.  A winter storm watch has been issued for northern  Delaware by  the National Weather Service. The storm could hit around...

Guest view: County Executive Meyer reports progress on economic development front

By Matt Meyer, New Castle County Executive I was 24 when I started my first business. Making money to pay the bills was great too, but it was not the most rewarding aspect. I learned...

Corteva sells herbicide brands to California company

American Vanguard Corporation announced the acquisition of four herbicide brands from Corteva Agriscience. American Vanguard is based in Newport Beach, CA, while Corteva, the combined DuPont-Dow seed, and crop protection operation, is based near Wilmington. The...

Incyte reports disappointing results in late stage drug trial

Incyte Corporation announced disappointing results for a late-stage study of a promising drug. The Phase 3 study that evaluated itacitinib in combination with corticosteroids in patients with treatment-naïve acute graft-versus-host disease did not meet endpoints....

Mumford and Miller low bidder for Chapman Road bridge over I-95

Middletown-based Mumford and Miller Concrete was the low bidder by a wide margin in a project to replace a bridge at Chapman Road over Interstate 95 (Delaware Turnpike). The bid was awarded by the Delaware...

Bloom completes financing for upgrade of Delaware fuel cells

Bloom Energy has completed financing for an upgrade of its fuel cells in Delaware. In June 2019, Bloom Energy Corporation entered into a transaction to upgrade 30 megawatts of fuel cell servers in northern Delaware...