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Friday, July 30, 2021
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A pivotal week in the Covid-19 war

Hello everyone, July may prove to be a pivotal month in the long and frustrating war being waged against Covid-19. This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed its guidance and now recommends that...
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Our view: The effective price at the gas pump

Hello everyone, As readers of this column may know, I have been a longtime skeptic of Delaware gas prices. One newsletter subscriber offered a great suggestion after looking at our weekly listing of average gas prices...
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Another case with a billionaire witness makes its way to Chancery Court

Good afternoon, The Elon Musk Tesla case was not the only interesting trial in Delaware Chancery Court this month. A shareholder dispute at data analysis company Palantir heard in Chancery last week involved another controversial billionaire,...
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Covid fears, Phillies and where Delaware stands

Good afternoon, Wall Street had a scare early this week when stock markets took a tumble over concerns about the faster-spreading  Delta Variant of Covid-19 slowing down the recovery. Markets sprung back, and as of this...
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The case for home fire sprinkler systems

Good afternoon everyone, The case for adding fire sprinkler systems is becoming stronger. This is especially true in Sussex County, where we continue to see a boom in home building and a steady stream of big...
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A silly 5G controversy in Dewey

Hello everyone, There's only one word to describe the furor taking place over 5G towers in Dewey Beach. That word is silly. The dust-up came when poles with 5G equipment conflicted with views of the beach...
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The Elon Musk show

Good afternoon, The Elon Musk show was in town this week, bringing a little sizzle to the otherwise sober-sided proceedings of Chancery Court. Musk, dressed in a black suit and black tie reminiscent of the Men...
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The Covid-challenged Phillies

Good afternoon, Over the weekend, fans gained a little insight into some of the major league baseball players' thinking (or lack thereof). It seems that some in the Philadelphia Phillies clubhouse believe that Covid-19 shots were...
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Closing the file on the Wilmington Trust case

Good afternoon, The file has been closed on the Wilmington Trust case. Delaware U.S. District Attorney David Weiss announced this week that his office would not attempt to retry a fraud case or pursue other leads...
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Fireworks and weather

Good afternoon, Tuesday's piece on the explosion of fireworks over the Fourth drew a reaction from readers. No one rose to the defense of firing off ear-ringing displays in residential areas that traumatize some people and...