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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Newark area company one of two winners in international competition

A collaboration with AkzoNobel has opened doors for  SAS Nanotechnologies  LLC, Newark. The Paint the Future Award went to SAS Nanotechnologies and  Jacksonville, FL-based  Apellix during part of an international five-month-long challenge. SAS Nanotechnologies worked with AkzoNobel...

Cape May-Lewes Ferry food service joins Ocean Friendly Program

Cape May-Lewes Ferry officials announced that its entire food service operation, including the “On the Rocks” Dockside Grill locations, have joined Surfrider’s Ocean Friendly Program.   According to the Surfrider Foundation, the Ocean Friendly Restaurants program...

Bill that would allow school boards to hike taxes without taxpayer OK...

Legislation that would allow school boards to approve small yearly increases in the property tax levy has been introduced by a group of Democratic legislators. The bill would allow boards to OK  tax increases that...

Newark hotel-parking proposal deserves serious consideration

Good afternoon, A second proposed hotel project on Main Street in Newark produced the familiar complaints about the city losing its college town atmosphere. The first seven-story, hotel-office project from Lang Development recently gained the approval of...

State Small Business Division launches matching grant program for young companies

The Delaware  Division of Small Business on Monday launched a competitive, matching grant program to assist Delaware entrepreneurs who want to grow their small businesses. Gov.  John Carney along with Damian DeStefano, director of the...

The no power plant avengers return

Good afternoon, As demolition work continues at the former GM Boxwood plant, it is worth noting that a familiar cast of characters has reemerged for a sequel. I’m not talking about the Avengers Endgame movie chronicling...

Customs agents seize counterfeit vaping pods

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Philadelphia seized an international parcel destined for Newark, DE that contained more than 1,152 counterfeit Juul pods, three chargers and a Juul device in Philadelphia early...

Delmarva Power crew fixing gas leak on Main Street Newark area

East Main Street between Library Avenue and Chapel Street in Newark was closed for a time, beginning  Monday morning due to an apparent gas leak. Newark Police Department and Aetna fire crews were called to...

Clifton’s challenge

Good afternoon, On Tuesday night, long-time Newark City Council Member Jerry Clifton scored an impressive win in a four-way race Newark mayor. Clifton was able to thread the needle between the desire of residents for a...

Pencader’s second brewery opens over weekend

The Pencader business and industrial area south of Newark  will get its second brewery beginning on Saturday. Autumn Arch Beer Project  will feature eight brews and will be open between noon. and 11 p.m. The...