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  1. Downtown Development Program in Dover Sees Some SuccessesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Carolyn Davidson moved around the Grey Fox Grille and Public House on Monday afternoon as lunch was served at the restaurant, a beneficiary of Delaware's Downtown Development District Program. Davidson, a co-owner of the Grey Fox, said the cost of renovating the historic building was not unsubstantial, but the restaurant's initial months could have looked a little leaner had more than $25,000 in grant money not been approved to offset the cost of rehabbing the structure and rooms.


  2. Croda Brings Another 'First' to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Coatings World

    Croda International Plc celebrated the upcoming commissioning of its latest investment at its Atlas Point manufacturing site in New Castle, Del. The first of its type in the U.S., the new plant is capable of producing 100 percent renewable, 100 percent bio-based non-ionic surfactants, which are active emulsifying agents used in a wide range of consumer products.


  3. Delaware Tourism Office Releasing "DE on Tap" Mobile AppRead the original story

    Friday Oct 20 | Wine Business Online

    DOVER, DE The Delaware Tourism Office will celebrate National American Beer Day on October 27 by unveiling DE on Tap the newest and most technologically-advanced way to explore the state's craft beverage industry. DE on Tap is a smartphone application for takers of the state's popular Beer, Wine & Spirits Trail.


  4. Delaware Submits Proposal for Amazons Second North American HeadquartersRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 19 | PressReleasePoint

    WILMINGTON, Del. - Governor John Carney on Thursday announced three sites that Delaware has proposed to Amazon as the home for the company's second North American headquarters.


  5. Delaware Proposes 3 Sites for New Amazon HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Emphasizing Delaware's lower taxes, educated workforce and proximity to Philadelphia, Gov. John Carney submitted a proposal for Amazon to build its second North American headquarter in his state. Carney, a Democrat, announced the proposal Thursday on the Wilmington Riverfront, one of three proposed sites Delaware has submitted to Amazon.


  6. Delaware begins discussion of off-shore windRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 19 | Coastal Point

    Maryland is striding forward with offshore wind power, causing shore residents to wonder how large a wind turbine could appear on the ocean's horizon, both from Maryland's beaches and across the line in the First State. Meanwhile, Delaware lawmakers are remembering the failed wind project that could have been up and running several years ago.


  7. Delaware indicts 18 inmates in deadly prison riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Yahoo!

    This undated file photo provided by the Delaware Department of Correction shows Sgt. Steven Floyd.


  8. 18 inmates indicted in deadly Delaware prison siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | USA Today

    Check out this story on The family of slain Lt. Steven Floyd Sr. and five other prison employees held hostage in February are claiming in a federal lawsuit that Delaware officials placed money before their safety for over 16 years.


  9. Legislative Wrap UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Cape Gazette

    Speaker of the House Rep. Pete Schwartzkopf, D-Rehoboth Beach, introduced a bill May 9 that adds cooking wine to the list of exempted liquids from the alcohol regulation. House Bill 167 says Delaware Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement may investigate allegations of misuse and refer the matter to the Office of Alcoholic Beverage Control Commissioner for a hearing if the manufacturer or seller disagrees with DATE's determination.


  10. Poker Players Alliance applauds New Jersey interstate igaming agreementRead the original story

    Monday Oct 16 | RGT Online

    The Poker Players Alliance today reacted to an announcement by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie of an agreement with Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and Delaware Governor John Carney to allow internet poker patrons in New Jersey to play online against players in those two states. "PPA applauds this move," said Rich Muny, vice president of the Poker Players Alliance.


  11. Delaware Sees Spike in Deadly Drug OverdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A recent wave of fatal drug overdoses in Delaware has pushed the state's death toll to 171 for the year. Health officials have pointed to fentanyl, a white powdery substance that is up to 50 times more powerful than heroin.


  12. Delaware sees spike in fatal drug overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | WMDT

    A recent wave of fatal drug overdoses in Delaware has pushed the state's death toll to 171 for the year. Health officials have pointed to fentanyl, a white powdery substance that is up to 50 times more powerful than heroin.


  13. Delaware Strengthens Cybersecurity LawRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 10 |

    On August 17, 2017, Delaware became the latest state to strengthen its cybersecurity laws. Under the newly enacted House Substitute 1 for House Bill 180 , businesses who suffer cybersecurity breaches will face far more stringent notification requirements.


  14. Charlie Baker lauds Empowerment schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Boston Herald

    Gov. Charlie Baker hailed the state's only Empowerment Zone school district as a model for other states yesterday as controversy continues to swirl over administration-backed legislation that would allow troubled schools to sidestep union contracts under the program. "The thing I admire most about this is it gives teachers and administrators a mechanism through which they can own reform and do it within the framework of a traditional public school," Baker said, adding, "admittedly it is early, but you want people to change; you want them to do something different, then come up with a model that gives them a chance to own it."


  15. Governors Baker and Carney tour Springfield Empowerment Zone schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | WWLP

    As Fred's life hangs in the balance following the shooting at Pop's diner, Archie struggles with the emotional aftermath of what he witnesse SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Governors Charlie Baker and John Carney of Delaware met with Springfield teachers, principals and school leadership teams on Friday.


  16. Governor Carney, Agencies and ILA Partner for Puerto Rico Donation DriveRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | PressReleasePoint

    Governor John Carney, the Delaware Emergency Management Agency , Delaware State Police, and Delaware Citizen Corps, in conjunction with the International Longshoremen's Association and the Port of Wilmington, announced on Thursday a campaign to gather donated supplies to aid relief efforts in Puerto Rico. " said Governor Carney .


  17. LGBT students protected under Del. anti-bias proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Washington Blade

    Delaware Gov. John Carney directed the state's education department to develop the school nondiscrimination policy. In a little-noticed development, the Delaware Department of Education last month released a draft model anti-discrimination policy for the state's public and charter schools that includes strong protections for LGBT students.


  18. Alert: New Law Heightens Cybersecurity Requirements for Delaware ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | JD Supra

    On August 17, 2017, Governor John Carney signed into law bi-partisan legislation that increases cybersecurity protections for Delaware residents whose personal information may be compromised as a result of a data breach. House Substitute 1 for House Bill 180 , sponsored by Representative Paul Baumbach, is the first piece of legislation passed since 2005 to amend Delaware's data breach notification laws.


  19. Carney, Carper, Coons, Blunt Rochester Announce a $3 Million Grant...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 4 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, Governor John Carney, U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester announced a $3 million grant award from the U.S. Economic Development Administration . This federal grant will support capital investments in the Delaware Innovation Space, a new mission based public-private partnership between the State of Delaware, DuPont and the University of Delaware, formed to accelerate science entrepreneurship and build a new world-class innovation community focused on growth and incubation of new business.


  20. Delaware Partnership Gets $3 Million Grant for InnovationRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 4 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A public-private partnership that will promote science entrepreneurship has received a $3 million federal grant. Delaware's governor, two U.S. senators and lone representative announced the award from the U.S. Economic Development Administration on Wednesday.