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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...

Winter storm coats Delaware with a few inches of snow in many spots

Much of Delaware saw three to four inches of snow from a less than violent storm that caused big problems in the Midwest.  The DEOS system from the University of Delaware reported that snowfall amounts...

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’s chicken heritage: From the Delaware Public Archives

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Delaware drivers see cheapest gas prices in 3 years

Delaware drivers are seeing the cheapest gas prices in three years, Wilmington-based AAA Mid-Atlantic reported.  Delaware rang in the New Year 32 cents lower than New Year’s Day 2018. A gas war of sorts seemed...

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...

Personnel file: Jan. 4, 2108

Chesapeake Utilities  names CEO Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Dover,  announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Jeffry M. Householder, currently President of the Company’s Florida business unit, President and Chief Executive Officer. Concurrent with this promotion,...

Jimmy’s Grille in Rehoboth to close over weekend

Jimmy’s Grille in Rehoboth will close its doors on Saturday after two years in operation,  the Cape Gazette and other media outlets reported. The newspaper-website reported owner Alex Pires cited the struggles of the restaurant in...

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...

Delaware joins eight-state effort to ban oil, gas testing off coast

Delaware Attorney General Matthew Denn and the Attorneys General of eight other Atlantic coast states applied  to intervene in a lawsuit currently before the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina...