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Friday, December 4, 2020
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Stimulus checks, jobless benefits not reviving the hospitality sector

Good afternoon, Recent releases from the office of the Delaware State Treasurer and the Delaware Department of Labor contain some eyepopping numbers. So far, the combination of the stimulus checks and jobless benefits since the Covid-19...
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Sheraton South hotel heading to the auction block

The Covid-19  pandemic may have sent The 192-room  Sheraton South hotel to the auction block. The hotel, which remains open, is owned by Pennsylvania-based  HHM, formerly Hersha. An online auction is slated for Oct 26  to Oct...
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Dogfish Inn offers activity gear, info on outdoor activities in Coastal Sussex

The Dogfish Inn, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery’s canal-side hotel in Lewes rolled out the Off-Centered Gear Shed and Outdoor Activity Package. “Whether it’s biking, hiking, or stand-up paddleboarding, I spend time every day soaking in the...
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Meterless Monday nights in Rehoboth through mid-September

Rehoboth Beach commissioners approved extending free parking on Monday nights to draw local visitors into town. The coastal community has seen fewer visitors this summer, due to concerns over Covid-19.  The downturn has severely affected...
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State says no to fans in the stands for Dover’s NASCAR weekend

The State of Delaware has turned down plans that called for fans to attend NASCAR weekend races at Dover International Speedway. While the six races at The Monster Mile will move forward, state officials did...
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A low-key state fair

Good afternoon everyone, A masked-up low-key  Delaware State Fair gets underway Thursday. Gone are the flood of press releases and pitches on big-name (country and pop)  performers at the 10-day event that always battles heat, humidity, and thunderstorms. In...
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Dover Downs owner grows casino count as gaming giants merge

Good afternoon, A  big-time reshuffling of the casino business has been completed. Eldorado, a mid-sized casino company out of Reno, completed the acquisition of gaming giant Caesar in a $17 billion-plus deal. The surviving company is known...
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Food and Drink: Grotto Pizza’s 60th; Lefty’s new chef; SoDel expands outdoor...

Grotto Pizza is celebrating 60 years in business. Grotto’s is known for its swirl, a combination of sweet tomato sauce and a blend of cheeses. Dominick Pulieri, Grotto Pizza founder, was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, to Italian-immigrant...
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Pennsylvania adds Delaware to quarantine recommendation list

Heading to your place in the Poconos? Pennsylvania would like you to stick around for a couple of weeks. Delaware has been added to states that the Keystone State has put on a traveler quarantine...
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NASCAR confirms August races at Dover, but will fans be in the stands?

NASCAR formally announced Wednesday that Dover International Speedway will host NASCAR Cup Series races on a busy weekend in the latter part of August. The announcement had been widely anticipated with the state working with...