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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Business recycling workshops slated

The  Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control  will hold a series of information  workshops in February throughout the state. Delaware’s Universal Recycling Law establishes a comprehensive statewide system of recycling that, with full...

Sea level rise sessions slated for this month

(From the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control) Delaware residents are being asked to attend upcoming  sessions on sea level rise and provide comments on potential actions that can be taken to improve...

Task force to look for ways to deal with rising workers comp costs

Gov.  Jack Markell announced  that he has asked Lieutenant Governor Matt Denn to head the state’s new Workers’ Compensation Task Force. The group was established by the Delaware  General Assembly and governor to address...

(Video) Coons makes pitch for Start-up Innovation Credit Act

U.S. Sen. Chris Coons speaks on the Senate floor as he re-introduces the bipartisan Startup Innovation Credit Act. Coons has added more co-sponsors from both parties.

Nonprofit sector faces challenges as donations decline

Even after being battered by the Great recession, Delaware’s philanthropic sector remains a vibrant and vital part of the state’s economy, driving the expenditure of billions of dollars and providing 14% of the jobs...

WSFS earnings up for fourth quarter, year

WSFS Financial Corp.., Wilmington, the parent company of WSFS Bank, reported net income of $31.3 million for the full year of 2012, a 43% improvement from $22.7 million, reported for  2011. For the fourth quarter...

Business people

Delaware Business Daily  welcomes your personnel news.  Send items and photos to drainey@delawarebusinessnow.com DSU elects trustees Delaware State University’s Board of Trustees has appointed two new members. Claibourne Smith, board chair, swore in Mark Turner, WSFS Bank...

Delaware no hotbed for pickup trucks

Delaware is not a top market  for pickup trucks. Nationally, the Ford F-150 is the top selling vehicle, while Delawareans made the Nissan Altima sedan  their top choice, according to AAA-Mid Atlantic, Wilmington. Pickup trucks...

Beebe gets top marks from Healthgrades

Beebe Medical Center, Lewes,  announced  it has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ from Healthgrades, a  provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This designation places Beebe Medical Center among the top...

High winds bring power outages to region

A few thousand Delmarva Power customers were without electricity on Thursday morning, after high winds hit the area. The utility's outage map showed about 2,500  customers without power. The outages appeared to be concentrated in...