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  1. Delaware Technical Community College hosted an event to recognize the 25th anniversary of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Celebrating 25 years of the Delaware Tech paramedic program are Rep. Daniel Short, Rep. William Carson, Sen. Bruce Ennis, Rep. Harvey Kenton, Rep. John Mitchell and Rep. David Wilson. Delaware Technical Community College hosted an event to recognize the 25th anniversary of the statewide paramedic program May 23. College President Mark Brainard welcomed state legislators, county public safety chiefs, the Office of Emergency Medical Services, and faculty and students from the college's Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic program.

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  2. What to know before going into food truck ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Has there ever been a better time to get into the food and food truck business in Delaware than now? With all the attention and growth of the food and restaurant industry in the First State, plenty of entrepreneurs are interested. However, there's more involved than being a good cook with a great recipe.

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  3. Highmark, Aetna Request Substantial Rate Hikes in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    Delaware Insurance Commissioner Karen Weldin Stewart announced Thursday that she has received rate request filings from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware, Aetna Inc. and Aetna Life for individual and small group plans to be offered on Delaware's Health Insurance Marketplace in 2017. Highmark is asking for a 32.5 percent increase in the individual market, while Aetna Inc. requests 25.0 percent and Aetna Life 23.9 percent.

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  4. More DE cops will soon be armed with "overdose antidote"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WMDT

    In an effort to combat heroin and opioid related deaths in Delaware, the Division of Public Health is teaming up with the Department of Justice to provide more than 430 naloxone kits to law enforcement agencies, when it comes to emergency situations. 47 ABC spoke with Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn, who started this initiative, and he says a number of departments across the state are getting the kits, but some departments such as Newark, Middletown and New Castle County already have them, and have already saved lives.

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  5. Worth Another Look: Budget PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | JD Supra

    June is a time to celebrate Father's Day, countless graduations and the first day of summer. However, anyone involved in government or politics knows that June is also the month of the state budget here in Pennsylvania.

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  6. 'No smiling' policy for state IDs frowned uponRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | TheDenverChannel

    Denver7 reporter Jaclyn Allen tells us you're no longer allowed to smile when taking your picture at the DMV. Just when you thought your driver license photo couldn't look any worse, a new Colorado DMV policy is now banning smiling on state IDs.

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  7. Support for Delaware small businesses and entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Have you ever had a moment perfectly frame for you how much things have changed? It happened to me last month. It was at a reception for students who had participated in my Congressional App Challenge event -- a statewide competition that encourages high school students to develop their talents in coding and computer programming.

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  8. Delaware promotes Zika awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Gov. Jack Markell declared May 23 Zika Awareness Day to remind people that preventing mosquito bites is the best protection against Zika and other mosquito-borne illnesses. For more information on Zika prevention and testing, travel advisories and more, go to dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/dph/zika.html .

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  9. Summer EBT Program expands to support 25,000 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    The Department of Health and Social Services Summer EBT Program for children will expand this year to serve 25,000 students across the state as a way to support families and ensure their children have dependable access to food during the summer. The Summer EBT Program helps families buy healthy food during the summer for children who receive free or reduced-price meals at school.

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  10. Foreman, Reznik and Hayes honored at Water and Wastewater Professionals Annual Award CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    The 2015 Water and Wastewater Professionals Annual Awards Ceremony took place May 14 at Delaware Technical Community College's Owens Campus. Shown are Aleksey Reznik, Wastewater Operator of the Year; Ronald C. Foreman, Water Operator of the Year; Hilary Valentine, department chair for Technical Training in Workforce Development and Community Education; John G. Hayes, On-Site Professional of the Year; and Ronald E. Graeber, Allen J. Williams Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.

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  11. General Assembly initiative nets 173,709 pounds for Food Bank of DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Representatives from the Food Bank of Delaware, the Delaware Food Industry Council and the Delaware General Assembly gather to commemorate 148 in 148 initiative for the Food Bank. Shown in front are Julie Miro Wenger, Lyndon Yearick, Ed Osienski, Rich Kenny, Patricia Beebe and Chad Robinson.

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  12. Hands Across America, 30 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    In 1986, Lewes locals took a bus to New Castle County to be part of the Hands Across America human chain to fight hunger and homelessness. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Hands Across America, an event that brought out nearly 7 million Americans to form a human chain across the country on May 25, 1986, in an effort to raise awareness about hunger and homelessness in America.

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  13. Governor and legislators attend Delaware Nonprofit DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Gov. Jack Markell presented a proclamation declaring May 18 as Nonprofit Day in Delaware. The House and Senate also presented a joint resolution marking the day a few moments earlier.

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  14. Governor signs bill changing name to Division of Child Support ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    Gov. Jack Markell signed House Bill 331 May 19 renaming the Division of Child Support Enforcement to the Division of Child Support Services as a way to encourage more Delawareans to seek assistance from the agency. The The division provides services to both custodial and noncustodial parents, helping them navigate the child support system.

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  15. Regulations expand cottage industry food producers' opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    The summer of 2016 may be the best year yet for those in Delaware's food industry, especially considering the ongoing popularity of the farm-to-table movement, farmers markets, food trucks and a proliferation of award-winning restaurants. With Delaware's new foodie heaven status, there are new operational regulations proposed to ensure high quality and safety in the industry.

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  16. Delaware's beach bus to kick off its summer season on FridayRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Washington Times

    The weekend express bus service that takes Delawareans to Rehoboth from New Castle and Kent counties is set to launch, marking the beginning of the Delaware Beaches summer tourism season. The News Journal reports DART's bus route 305 will start operating for the summer on Friday.

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  17. Del. officials looking to fight climate change by "Fueling The Future"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WMDT

    "We will lose 11% or more of our land mass. In 70 to 100 years, our climate here will feel more like Georgia.

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  18. DFRC Blue-Gold All Star 5k Run/1 Mile WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    The 13th Annual Event to benefit DFRC-Delaware Foundation Reaching Citizens with Intellectual disabilities.

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  19. Delaware officials to distribute Zika prevention kitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | MyFoxPhilly

    Local news outlets report that public health officials will deliver kits containing condoms, mosquito repellent and thermometers to clinics certified to serve families enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infant and Children. Pregnant women seeking services through the program will receive a kit after completing a questionnaire regarding travel history and pregnancy status.

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  20. Del. Officials to Distribute Zika Prevention KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware state officials will begin distributing Zika prevention kits to pregnant women. Public health officials will deliver kits containing condoms, mosquito repellent and thermometers to clinics certified to serve families enrolled in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infant and Children.

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