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Last week’s Supreme Court ruling prohibiting public sector unions from collecting so-called “fair share” fees will affect unions in the First State.

 


Staff with the Delaware Public Service Commission and the Division of the Public Advocate reached a settlement this week that could save Delmarva Power customers a combined $6.85 million dollars.


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The federal government has signed off Delaware’s deal to lease the Port of Wilmington to Middle Eastern port operator Gulftainer.

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New Castle County Council approved rezoning of the Cavaliers Country Club property in Newark Tuesday night by a vote of 10-2, with one councilmember absent.


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Sweeney’s Bakery—a beloved mom-and-pop shop in Brandywine Hundred— closed its doors after a 60 year run last weekend.

 

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The Wilmington Housing Authority joined state and local officials Monday to show off a new solar array at the former 180-unit WHA Southbridge Extension site in Wilmington’s Southbridge neighborhood.

 

 

  

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Seven years in and Dogfish Head is still the brewery of record at The Woodlands. Since 2012 when Firefly Music Festival first filled the Dover air with the music of some of the best bands in the world, the brewery tent has been the place to see and be seen.

Last month, and for the first time in a decade, there were less than 20,000 Delawareans claiming unemployment.

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Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki announced a new daily employment program for residents focused on cleaning city streets and neighborhoods.

 


Courtesy of DuPont

Dupont Industrial Biosciences officially opened a renovated building at the Experimental Station Friday. The business was previously scattered amongst several buildings on the campus.

 


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