Noted Delaware Restaurateur, Charitable Soul Dies In Accident
The coastal Delaware and Maryland resort community was stunned this week by the passing of noted restaurateur and philanthropist Matt Haley, who lost his life following a motorcycle accident on Monday while on a humanitarian mission in India and Nepal.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Delaware's Congressional Delegation Announces $5 Million Grant to Expand Delaware Airpark
On Monday, August 18, Delaware's Congressional delegation was joined by Delaware State University President Dr. Harry Williams, Delaware River and Bay Authority Executive Director Scott Green, Federal Aviation Administration Regional Manager Lori Pagnanelli and students from DSU's aviation program to announce a $5 million dollar grant to update and ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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Unemployment rate up to 6.2 percent
Unemployment rate up to 6.2 percent Unemployment rate up to 6.2 percent Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/Vsg3YT Delaware's unemployment rate increased to 6.2 percent in July, from 6.1 percent in June, according to a Department of Labor report out Friday morning.
Delaware's First Finding of West Nile Virus in Wild Birds Reported for 2014
DOVER , Del.- An American crow submitted to the Delaware Division of Public Health Laboratory by DNREC's Mosquito Control Section on Aug. 6 has tested positive for West Nile virus, as reported by the lab on Aug. 11. The bird was collected in the north Wilmington suburbs.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Tanning beds off-limits to minors in Delaware as of 2015
Teenagers looking for a UV-based golden glow will have to go to the beach starting in 2015, when Delaware's newest tanning law begins.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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Hundreds of Delaware Obamacare Policies in Jeopardy
Hundreds of Obamacare policies are in jeopardy in the state of Delaware due to discrepancies with the citizenship and immigration status of applicants.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Delaware Governor Jack Markell has signed legislation that will assist Delaware residents who are living with Crohn's disease and other serious bowel conditions.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Be a Proud DFRC Sponser
There are opportunities for your business or organization to support this DFRC event as STATEWIDE, HOLE or EVENT sponsors or just to contribute items to gift bags each of the 120 golfer will received at the event.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
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Are these Delaware stereotypes true?
Are these Delaware stereotypes true? Fourth, fifth and sixth on the list are all related to our state's great divide, the C&D Canal Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1sigzqV The St. Georges and Roth Bridges appear to be superimposed upon each other when viewed from the road along the C & D Canal.
Del. Consumer Spending Growth Trails US Average
A report released Thursday shows that the percentage growth in per-capita spending in Delaware lagged behind the national average in 2011 and 2012, the most recent years included in the study.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
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Delaware awarded $1 million to bolster home visit programs
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded Delaware a $1 million grant to support maternal, infant and early childhood home visiting Delaware awarded $1 million to bolster home visit programs The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded Delaware a $1 million grant to support maternal, infant and early childhood home ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
DNREC Grants Help Delawarians Recycle
In an effort to start and expand recycling programs in Delaware's schools and businesses, DNREC is once again offering the Universal Recycling Grant and Low Interest Loan Program.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
New Animal Welfare Laws in Delaware
One of four bills to be signed by Gov. Jack Markell on Thursday gives the Department of Health and Social Services oversight over animal shelters, including investigating complaints, and requires shelter inspections at least once a year.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
22 Inmates Claim Sexual Abuse At SCI
More former Delaware inmates are coming forward claiming abuse at Sussex Correctional Institution.
Del. Bans Minors from Using Tanning Beds
Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed into law Monday afternoon a bill that bans minors from using tanning beds in the First State.
Delaware Gets $690,000 Grant For Nutrition
Public health officials say Delaware's Women, Infants and Children program has received a grant of more than $690,000 to implement an electronic benefits transfer system.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Delaware Reports 1st Case Of Mosquito Virus
Public health officials say Delaware has recorded its first case of a mosquito-borne virus that has been spreading in the U.S. from the Caribbean.
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FDA fruit recall impacts Delaware
Fruit potentially contaminated with listeria monocytogenes has been removed from Costco, BJ's Wholesale Club, Sam's Club and Trader Joe's locations in Delaware.