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  1. Barbershop closed for illegal tattooing, poor conditionsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 3 | Washington Times

    Delaware public health officials have shut down a barbershop for "grossly unsanitary conditions" and for performing tattooing and body piercing activities without a permit. WXDE-FM reports the Delaware Division of Public Health ordered the closure last week of the B & B Barber Shop in Selbyville.

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  2. Feral kitten diagnosed with rabies in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Greenwich Citizen

    FM reports the kitten bit a person Nov. 29. It has since been euthanized but the Delaware Division of Public Health says area residents should avoid wild and feral animals, ensure their pets are up-to-date with rabies shots and keep their pets indoors unless they're being supervised.

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  3. Chancery Rejects Challenge to State Contract Bid AwardRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 2 | Delaware Litigation

    A recent Delaware Court of Chancery decision rejected a challenge by an unsuccessful bidder to an award by the state of a professional services contract. This decision provides a helpful example of how difficult it remains to challenge such bid awards.

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  4. Couple Arrested in Delaware Child Rape InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Milford Police Department arrested a suspected child rapist and the victim's mother in an investigation spanning three years. According to Milford Police, Carlos Gonzalez-Valesquez, 30 of Richmond, VA, was arrested November 20 by U.S. Marshals following a 2014 child sex abuse investigation in which the suspect sexually abused a female juvenile.

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  5. DSP Arrests Seven For Stealing from Church Mailboxes Across the RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware State Police arrested seven people Thursday in connection to a series of thefts from church mailboxes that happened across the Mid-Atlantic region. According to DSP, police conducted a three month investigation into an organization of people who targeted churches and removed the mail from the mailboxes, including donation checks.

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  6. Tattoo work being done at Crucial Tattoo in Salisbury.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Delaware Division of Public Health has ordered the B&B Barber Shop in Selbyville to be closed after uncovering a tattoo shop operating inside the building without a permit. DPH encourages customers who may have received tattooing or other body art services at this location to contact their health care provider for possible diseases such as hepatitis and HIV that may have been transmitted through equipment.

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  7. Holiday Poinsettia Sale to Run Dec. 4-22 at Greenhouse on DHSS' Herman Holloway CampusRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | PressReleasePoint

    The annual holiday sale of poinsettias grown at the greenhouse on the Department of Health and Social Services' Herman Holloway Campus near New Castle will begin Dec. 4 and run through Dec. 22. The greenhouse is operated by Bright Spot Urban Farm and proceeds from the sale of the 1,450 poinsettias grown this season will help support young people aging out of foster care and former clients of the Delaware Psychiatric Center. Bright Spot Farms was founded by West End Neighborhood House in Wilmington.

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  8. Delaware Receives High Marks for Fiscal ResponsibilityRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | PressReleasePoint

    All three major credit rating agencies have once again awarded Delaware with a 'AAA' rating, citing the state's ongoing commitment to strong fiscal management. With this endorsement, Moody's Investors Service, Fitch Ratings, and Standard & Poor's Global Ratings have favorably acknowledged the current administration's efforts to balance the state's budget, make difficult cost cutting decisions, and develop new ways to raise revenue.

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  9. Health officials close illegal Selbyville tattoo businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WMDT

    The Delaware Division of Public Health says that they ordered closure of an un-permitted body art business operating out of a barbershop in Selbyville, on Tuesday. Along with operating without a permit and being entirely unregulated, D.P.H. staff were not able to confirm that proper sanitary precautions were used.

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  10. DNREC releases update on nitrate levels found near Mountaire's Millsboro poultry plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WMDT

    The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control says that it is working with the Delaware Division of Public Health to sample water from wells at private homes near Mountaire Farms Millsboro poultry processing plant. Officials say that the plant was recently cited by D.N.R.E.C. for wastewater violations involving excessive levels of nitrates.

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  11. DNREC updates information on nitrate levels found in water at private ...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | PressReleasePoint

    The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is working with the Delaware Division of Public Health to sample water from wells at private residences in the vicinity of Mountaire Farms' Millsboro poultry processing plant that was recently cited by DNREC for wastewater violations involving excessive levels of nitrates. Water in several recently-sampled wells was found to contain nitrates in exceedance of the national drinking water standard of 10 milligrams per liter .

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  12. Small Businesses: Be Alert to Identity TheftRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | PressReleasePoint

    Small business identity theft is a big business for identity thieves. Just like individuals, businesses may have their identities stolen and their sensitive information used to open credit card accounts or file fraudulent tax returns seeking bogus refunds.

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  13. Vision Source Announces Partnership With Aledade Delaware Accountable Care OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Vision Monday

    KINGWOOD, Texas- Vision Source announced that it has partnered with the Aledade Delaware ACO to provide eye health and vision services to their patients in Delaware. Aledade and Vision Source share similar goals with Aledade aligned on serving a group of primary care providers in the same fashion in which Vision Source serves optometrists, the company said.

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  14. Del. sees spike in overdoses over holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WMDT

    The holiday season is in full swing, and it's a joyous time for many, but it's also a time of great concern for Delaware health officials. Over the long holiday weekend, from Wednesday to Sunday, 11 people died from suspected overdoses in the first state.

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  15. AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware Appoints Emmilyn Lawson Market PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Business Wire

    Lawson is a longtime health care executive with more than 20 years of experience in Medicaid managed care in Delaware and Pennsylvania. She most recently served as vice president of Delaware Medicaid markets and chief operations officer for Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware Health Options Inc. At Highmark, Lawson led all core operations for the insurer's Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program, and long-term services and supports products.

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  16. Apple Might Be Leasing Chrysler's Old Proving Grounds To Test Autonomous Car TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Jalopnik

    Apple appears to be leasing a former Fiat Chrysler-owned proving grounds in Arizona to test autonomous vehicles, according to a source familiar with the matter. It's the latest sign that one of the largest technology companies in the world isn't as done with autonomous vehicles as expected, following the crash of its once-vaunted Project Titan last year.

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  17. Seven Steps to Keep Your Tax Information Secure OnlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | PressReleasePoint

    During the online holiday shopping season, the Delaware Division of Revenue is joining with the IRS, other state tax agencies and the tax industry to mark "National Tax Security Awareness Week." From November 27 through December 1, we'd like to remind people to be vigilant with their personal information.

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  18. 11 in Delaware Die from Suspected Drug OverdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Health officials in Delaware say 11 people died from suspected drugs overdoses during the Thanksgiving weekend. The Department Of Health And Social Services said in a news release Monday that the 11 deaths occurred from Wednesday through Sunday.

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  19. Employees of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Partner with Food Banks ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | PRWeb

    Chesapeake Utilities Corporation employees partnered with local Delaware and Maryland food banks to help provide Thanksgiving meals for families in need. In addition, employees from the Company's propane distribution subsidiary, Sharp Energy, partnered with DART to "Stuff a Bus" of Thanksgiving food items that have also been distributed through the Food Bank of Delaware.

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  20. DPH Confirms First Flu Cases in Children for 2017-2018 SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 22 | PressReleasePoint

    The Delaware Division of Public Health is reporting the state's first laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in children, for the 2017-2018 flu season. Both children are under the age of 4. One is a young male from Sussex County, and the other a female from New Castle County.

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