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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Fire damages Wilmington building that formerly housed dry cleaning business

Wilmington firefighters battled a commercial building fire at the former Tower Cleaners on Lancaster Avenue in the western end of the city early Sunday morning. No injuries were reported at the building, which also included...

Chemours receives violation letter from the Environmental Protection Agency

The Environmental Protection Agency has filed a notice of violation to the Chemours Co. for its sites in Fayetteville, NC and the Washington Works in West Virginia The violations were made in connection with the Toxic...

Amtrak is offering buy one get one fares in honor of Valentine’s Day

Amtrak is offering a Valentine’s Day Buy One Get One Free Sale. Starting Thursday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 18, customers can buy one ticket and get the second one free for nationwide travel between Mar....

Chemours triples capacity of refrigerant plant in Texas

 The Chemours  Company announced the startup of the new Opteon low global-warming-potential refrigerant production facility at its Corpus Christi manufacturing plant in Ingleside, TX. Chemours is headquartered in Wilmington. The  facility will enable Chemours to triple...

DETV clears hurdle in effort to gain Wilmington’s public access channel

The Cable, Video & Telecommunications Commission  selected  DETV as its recommendation to be the next Third Party Operator (TPO) of Channel 28, the city’s Public Access/Leased Access (PALA) television station. An ordinance for first and second...

Downtown office complexes named to elite list of wired buildings

McConnell Johnson Real Estate and WiredScore announced the first certified properties in the state of Delaware. Two office towers in Wilmington’s downtown, 1201 and 1313 North Market Street—have now joined the more than 1,700 Wired...

Drug regulator extends review period for use of Incyte drug in treatment of rare...

Incyte Corp. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has extended the review period for the supplemental New Drug Application use of Jakafi for the treatment of patients with acute graft-versus-host disease. Jakafi...

Edward Loper Sr. and Jr. to kick off Delaware Art Museum’s Distinguished Artist...

The Delaware Art Museum announced the exhibit  of the Distinguished Artist Series - a part of the museum's strategic vision to highlight local artists and welcome diverse audiences.  This new program celebrates artists who have...

Former Wilmington surgeon, father of Dr. Oz, dies at 93

The father of  doctor and talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz has died in his homeland of Turkey. Mustafa Oz was 93. Oz remembered his father in a post on his website. “Dad changed everyone who met...

Incyte-Lilly arthritis drug shows promise in treating severe skin condition in 2 late...

Eli Lilly and Company Incyte Corporation  announced that a baricitinib showed success in two late studies of baricitinib for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, a serious skin disease. Lilly is...