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'Distraction burglary' reported by homeowners

Newark Police are warning police about “distraction burglaries” involving a pitch for landscaping work. On Sep. 18th , a homeowner, 82, on the 100 block of Panorma Drive, received a knock at the door from...

Wilmington developer issues upbeat report

Buccini/Pollin Group  released an upbeat update of its development activities in Wilmington, the Washington, D.C. area and New York. The update noted that the company continued its decade-long effort to transform the city of...

N.C. County Police offer cell phone text alerts

A new alert network is now available to the public in New Castle County. By visiting the police web site, www.nccpd.com, and clicking on the “Tips/Alerts” section, anyone can sign up to receive text and...

Delaware 9th richest state – 24/7 Wall Street

Delaware  came in No. 9 in a ranking of the nation's richest states.  Factors aiding the state,  according to the study of  census information from 24/7 Wall Street  include favorable corporate tax laws have...

Quick take – The Dog House

We were driving down Route 40 in Glasgow, Del. and wondering catching a bite. “What about the Dog House, ?” my spouse asked. We headed up 896, I-95 and 141, landing on a stool at the...

Tidewater Utilities opens new operations center

Tidewater Utilities, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Middlesex Water Company, unveiled a new operations  center in Sussex County last week. Tidewater, established in 1964, provides service to retail water and wastewater customers, south of the...

Artesian Water's Hamilton named Water Operator of the Year

The American Water Works Association-Chesapeake Section named Artesian Lead Water Operator Beth Hamilton as the latest recipient of its Operator of the Year Award. The group cited Hamilton, who works for Artesian's Maryland operation,...

10 companies form Phily-based nonprofit drug development group

Ten  large biopharmaceutical companies announced today that they have formed a non-profit organization to accelerate the development of new medicines. US Army Africa / Foter The venture was formed as big pharma companies struggle with the costs and...

Pill collection planned in Newark on Sept. 29th

On September 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Newark Police Department, University of Delaware Office of Public Safety, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent...

Main Street Mile coming to Newark on Oct. 6th

On Saturday, Oct. 6 at 8 a.m. the 6th annual Main Street Mile will host hundreds of runners and walkers as they take advantage of the rare opportunity to travel down the center of...