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  • Salisbury Entrepreneur Creates New Method of Sustainable Energy

    Salisbury Entrepreneur Creates New Method of Sustainable Energy

    Thursday, December 5 2019 10:19 PM EST2019-12-06 03:19:38 GMT
    Friday, December 6 2019 8:42 AM EST2019-12-06 13:42:47 GMT
    Something exciting is happening in Salisbury related to sustainable energy, like wind and solar power, only better. That's according to a local entrepreneur who calls it Dylan Energy.More
    Something exciting is happening in Salisbury related to sustainable energy, like wind and solar power, only better. That's according to a local entrepreneur who calls it Dylan Energy.More
  • Milford Small Businesses Come Together to Support Florist Shop Destroyed from Fire

    Milford Small Businesses Come Together to Support Florist Shop Destroyed from Fire

    Wednesday, December 4 2019 6:47 PM EST2019-12-04 23:47:08 GMT
    Thursday, December 5 2019 10:26 AM EST2019-12-05 15:26:32 GMT
    A fire destroyed a home decor and flower shop. Now surrounding businesses are organizing efforts to help bring the store back to life.More
    A fire destroyed a home decor and flower shop. Now surrounding businesses are organizing efforts to help bring the store back to life. More
  • Princess Anne Celebrates Small Business Saturday by Welcoming New Cafe

    Princess Anne Celebrates Small Business Saturday by Welcoming New Cafe

    Sunday, December 1 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-12-01 13:33:32 GMT
    Monday, December 2 2019 7:43 AM EST2019-12-02 12:43:21 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Neighbors in Princess Anne celebrated Small Business Saturday by welcoming a new downtown business.More
    Neighbors in Princess Anne celebrated Small Business Saturday by welcoming a new downtown business.More
  • Black Friday Brings Shoppers to Salisbury Stores

    Black Friday Brings Shoppers to Salisbury Stores

    Friday, November 29 2019 5:13 PM EST2019-11-29 22:13:45 GMT
    Saturday, November 30 2019 10:02 AM EST2019-11-30 15:02:48 GMT
    The holiday festivities continue with the biggest shopping day of the year. Black Friday brought thousands of eager shoppers to Salisbury.More
    The holiday festivities continue with the biggest shopping day of the year. Black Friday brought thousands of eager shoppers to Salisbury.More
  • Neighbors Against New 610-Lot Subdivision Near Georgetown

    Neighbors Against New 610-Lot Subdivision Near Georgetown

    Tuesday, November 26 2019 6:50 PM EST2019-11-26 23:50:20 GMT
    Wednesday, November 27 2019 7:28 AM EST2019-11-27 12:28:58 GMT
    A developer wants to build a 610 single-family-lot subdivision between Shingle Point Road and Gravel Hill Road near Georgetown.More
    A developer wants to build a 610 single-family-lot subdivision between Shingle Point Road and Gravel Hill Road near Georgetown, Del.More
  • A.C. Moore to Close its Stores, Including Dover Location

    A.C. Moore to Close its Stores, Including Dover Location

    Tuesday, November 26 2019 4:37 PM EST2019-11-26 21:37:57 GMT
    Wednesday, November 27 2019 7:15 AM EST2019-11-27 12:15:21 GMT
    A.C. Moore in Dover.A.C. Moore in Dover.
    A.C. Moore in Dover.A.C. Moore in Dover.
    Arts and Crafts chain A.C. Moore said this week it will shutter its retail operations, including in Delaware's capital city of Dover.More
    Arts and Crafts chain A.C. Moore said this week it will shutter its retail operations, including in Delaware's capital city of Dover. More
  • Mountaire Farms Prepares Thanksgiving for Thousands

    Mountaire Farms Prepares Thanksgiving for Thousands

    Monday, November 25 2019 6:50 PM EST2019-11-25 23:50:59 GMT
    Tuesday, November 26 2019 7:20 AM EST2019-11-26 12:20:44 GMT
    More than 300 volunteers began packing Thanksgiving meal boxes at the Mountaire Farms warehouse at 8:30 a.m. Monday. They didn't stop working until each of the 10,000 boxes were stuffed with canned goods, dessert mixes, and a Mountaire chicken roaster.More
    More than 300 volunteers began packing Thanksgiving meal boxes at the Mountaire Farms warehouse at 8:30 a.m. Monday. They didn't stop working until each of the 10,000 boxes were stuffed with canned goods, dessert mixes, and a Mountaire chicken roaster. More
  • Hotel, Other Businesses Planned for Frederica Area

    Hotel, Other Businesses Planned for Frederica Area

    Wednesday, November 20 2019 6:26 PM EST2019-11-20 23:26:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 21 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-11-21 12:13:32 GMT
    A Springfield Suites Marriott Hotel is anticipated for construction in Frederica.A Springfield Suites Marriott Hotel is anticipated for construction in Frederica.
    A Springfield Suites Marriott Hotel is anticipated for construction in Frederica.A Springfield Suites Marriott Hotel is anticipated for construction in Frederica.
    A sign along State Route 1 spells it out for passing drivers: a hotel is coming to Frederica.More
    FREDERICA, Del. --- A sign along State Route 1 spells it out for passing drivers: a hotel is coming to Frederica. Mayor Bill Glanden said the town has seen preliminary plans forMore
  • Maryland E. coli Cluster Could be Linked to Packaged Salads

    Maryland E. coli Cluster Could be Linked to Packaged Salads

    Tuesday, November 19 2019 8:25 AM EST2019-11-19 13:25:15 GMT
    Tuesday, November 19 2019 8:31 AM EST2019-11-19 13:31:54 GMT
    Maryland’s health department is investigating a cluster of E. coli after seven people who fell ill from the bacteria reported eating the same prepackaged salad.More
    Maryland’s health department is investigating a cluster of E. coli after seven people who fell ill from the bacteria reported eating the same prepackaged salad.           More
  • Food Drive to Get Underway for 'Thanksgiving for Thousands' Event

    Food Drive to Get Underway for 'Thanksgiving for Thousands' Event

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-11-15 19:13:22 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-11-15 19:13:22 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC file)(Photo: WBOC file)
    (Photo: WBOC file)(Photo: WBOC file)
    A food drive gets underway Saturday, Nov. 16, to collect nonperishable food items ahead of Mountaire Farms' 25th annual Thanksgiving for Thousands event.More
    A food drive gets underway Saturday, Nov. 16, to collect nonperishable food items ahead of Mountaire Farms' 25th annual Thanksgiving for Thousands event.More
  • Where Pigs Fly BBQ Restaurant in Dover Closing After 26 Years

    Where Pigs Fly BBQ Restaurant in Dover Closing After 26 Years

    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:11 PM EST2019-11-14 19:11:00 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:11 PM EST2019-11-14 19:11:32 GMT
    (Photo credit: Delaware State News)(Photo credit: Delaware State News)
    (Photo credit: Delaware State News)(Photo credit: Delaware State News)
    After 26 years in business, Where Pigs Fly BBQ restaurant in Dover, Del., will be closing its doors for good Saturday, Nov. 16.More
    After 26 years in business, Where Pigs Fly BBQ restaurant in Dover, Del., will be closing its doors for good Saturday, Nov. 16.More
  • Worcester County Takes Steps to Set Fees for Rental Licenses

    Worcester County Takes Steps to Set Fees for Rental Licenses

    Sunday, November 10 2019 6:55 AM EST2019-11-10 11:55:53 GMT
    Monday, November 11 2019 7:27 AM EST2019-11-11 12:27:20 GMT
    Worcester County is a few steps away from setting the fees for its recently approved rental license.More
    Worcester County is a few steps away from setting the fees for its recently approved rental license. More
  • Salisbury Boscov's Store Expansion Underway

    Salisbury Boscov's Store Expansion Underway

    Wednesday, November 6 2019 9:16 PM EST2019-11-07 02:16:34 GMT
    Thursday, November 7 2019 7:23 AM EST2019-11-07 12:23:58 GMT
    If you're driven past the Centre at Salisbury mall recently, you may have noticed construction outside Boscov's. Work has already started to add an 18,000-square-foot extension to the north end of the department store.More
    If you're driven past the Centre at Salisbury mall recently, you may have noticed construction outside Boscov's. Work has already started to add an 18,000-square-foot extension to the north end of the department store.More
  • Attorneys for Former Wilmington Trust Execs Seek to Dismiss SEC Complaint

    Attorneys for Former Wilmington Trust Execs Seek to Dismiss SEC Complaint

    Friday, November 1 2019 1:08 PM EDT2019-11-01 17:08:17 GMT
    Friday, November 1 2019 1:08 PM EDT2019-11-01 17:08:17 GMT
    Two former executives for the only financial institution criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program are asking a judge to dismiss a civil enforcement action filed against them by federal securities regulators.More
    Two former executives for the only financial institution criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program are asking a judge to dismiss a civil enforcement action filed against them by federal securities regulators.           More
  • US Added a Solid 128,000 Jobs in October Despite GM Strike

    US Added a Solid 128,000 Jobs in October Despite GM Strike

    Friday, November 1 2019 8:46 AM EDT2019-11-01 12:46:37 GMT
    Friday, November 1 2019 9:45 AM EDT2019-11-01 13:45:46 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    U.S. employers added a solid 128,000 jobs in October, a figure that was held down by a now-settled strike against General Motors that caused several thousand workers to be temporarily counted as unemployed.More
    U.S. employers added a solid 128,000 jobs in October, a figure that was held down by a now-settled strike against General Motors that caused several thousand workers to be temporarily counted as unemployed.       More
  • Princess Anne Celebrates Growth and Diversity of Main Street District

    Princess Anne Celebrates Growth and Diversity of Main Street District

    Thursday, October 31 2019 5:48 PM EDT2019-10-31 21:48:00 GMT
    Friday, November 1 2019 7:20 AM EDT2019-11-01 11:20:15 GMT
    Town leaders in Princess Anne say Main Street is making a come back. The community development network team and Main Street Princess Anne hosted a celebration Thursday to recognize the growth and diversity of the town's business district.More
    Town leaders in Princess Anne say Main Street is making a come back. The community development network team and Main Street Princess Anne hosted a celebration Thursday to recognize the growth and diversity of the town's business district.More
  • Wicomico County Secures Funding for Airport Water Main Project

    Wicomico County Secures Funding for Airport Water Main Project

    Thursday, October 31 2019 4:45 PM EDT2019-10-31 20:45:28 GMT
    Friday, November 1 2019 7:18 AM EDT2019-11-01 11:18:47 GMT
    On Thursday, Wicomico County announced it had secured the roughly $4.5 Million needed for a project connecting Salisbury city water to the Salisbury Regional Airport.More
    On Thursday, Wicomico County announced it had secured the roughly $4.5 Million needed for a project connecting Salisbury city water to the Salisbury Regional Airport.More
  • Renovation Work Nearly Complete at One Plaza East Building in Salisbury, Two New Businesses Open

    Renovation Work Nearly Complete at One Plaza East Building in Salisbury, Two New Businesses Open

    Wednesday, October 30 2019 3:38 AM EDT2019-10-30 07:38:54 GMT
    Wednesday, October 30 2019 9:56 AM EDT2019-10-30 13:56:01 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Renovation work at the One Plaza East building in Downtown Salisbury is nearly complete after years of construction. Two new businesses are also open inside the recognizable building.More
    Renovation work at the One Plaza East building in Downtown Salisbury is nearly complete after years of construction. Two new businesses are also open inside the recognizable building.More
  • Somerset County Technical High School Receives Tractor-trailer Donation

    Somerset County Technical High School Receives Truck Donation

    Tuesday, October 29 2019 2:08 PM EDT2019-10-29 18:08:29 GMT
    Tuesday, October 29 2019 3:08 PM EDT2019-10-29 19:08:59 GMT
    Somerset County Technical High School recently received a donation of a working tractor-trailer from Salisbury-based poultry giant Perdue Farms.More
    Somerset County Technical High School recently received a donation of a working tractor-trailer from Salisbury-based poultry giant Perdue Farms.More
  • Barber Says Dover Zoning Laws Too Restrictive

    Barber Says Dover Zoning Laws Too Restrictive

    Monday, October 21 2019 8:09 PM EDT2019-10-22 00:09:50 GMT
    Tuesday, October 22 2019 7:23 AM EDT2019-10-22 11:23:10 GMT
    Joseph Chilcote.Joseph Chilcote.
    Joseph Chilcote.Joseph Chilcote.
    Joseph Chilcote has always wanted to open up a barber shop in downtown Dover.More
    Joseph Chilcote has always wanted to open up a barber shop in downtown Dover. More
  • Work Underway to Redevelop Powell Building in Downtown Salisbury

    Work Underway to Redevelop Powell Building in Downtown Salisbury

    Monday, October 21 2019 7:43 AM EDT2019-10-21 11:43:01 GMT
    Monday, October 21 2019 11:08 AM EDT2019-10-21 15:08:19 GMT
    (Photo: Gillis Gilkerson & Fisher Architecture)(Photo: Gillis Gilkerson & Fisher Architecture)
    (Photo: Gillis Gilkerson & Fisher Architecture)(Photo: Gillis Gilkerson & Fisher Architecture)
    Work is underway to redevelop the iconic Powell Building in downtown Salisbury, Md.More
    Work is underway to redevelop the iconic Powell Building in downtown Salisbury, Md.More
  • Dover Eyes Ways to Attract More Millenials Downtown

    Dover Eyes Ways to Attract More Millenials Downtown

    Thursday, October 17 2019 6:52 PM EDT2019-10-17 22:52:45 GMT
    Friday, October 18 2019 7:34 AM EDT2019-10-18 11:34:24 GMT
    DOVER, Del. --- The Downtown Dover Partnership is eyeing ways to get more young people living and visiting the city's downtown. The group has hired a consultant to help craft a campaign to attract developers and businesses to Downtown Dover with the aim oMore
    The Downtown Dover Partnership is eyeing ways to get more young people living and visiting the city's downtown. More
  • 2 Shipping Companies Plead Guilty in Del. to Hiding Oil Pollution

    2 Shipping Companies Plead Guilty in Del. to Hiding Oil Pollution

    Wednesday, October 16 2019 8:44 AM EDT2019-10-16 12:44:25 GMT
    Wednesday, October 16 2019 8:44 AM EDT2019-10-16 12:44:25 GMT
    Two shipping companies incorporated in Liberia pleaded guilty in Delaware to presenting falsified documents to the U.S. Coast Guard to hide oil pollution caused by one of their cargo ships.More
    Two shipping companies incorporated in Liberia pleaded guilty in Delaware to presenting falsified documents to the U.S. Coast Guard to hide oil pollution caused by one of their cargo ships.           More
  • Delaware Better Business Bureau Discusses Fraud on Road Show

    Delaware Better Business Bureau Discusses Fraud on Road Show

    Sunday, October 13 2019 7:10 AM EDT2019-10-13 11:10:39 GMT
    Monday, October 14 2019 7:29 AM EDT2019-10-14 11:29:28 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Delaware's Better Business Bureau has a road show explaining how susceptible people are to fraud. This comes after Delaware had the fourth highest percentage of scamming complaints in the country last year. Maryland was sixth.More
    Delaware's Better Business Bureau has a road show explaining how susceptible people are to fraud. This comes after Delaware had the fourth highest percentage of scamming complaints in the country last year. Maryland was sixth.More
  • 2 Federal Entrepreneur Grants Given to Maryland's Eastern Shore

    2 Federal Entrepreneur Grants Given to Maryland's Eastern Shore

    Friday, October 11 2019 2:47 PM EDT2019-10-11 18:47:38 GMT
    Friday, October 11 2019 3:10 PM EDT2019-10-11 19:10:17 GMT
    Two federal grants have been awarded to entrepreneurs in Easton and Salisbury on Maryland's Eastern Shore.More
    Two federal grants have been awarded to entrepreneurs in Easton and Salisbury on Maryland's Eastern Shore.More
  • Perdue Farms Presents HALO With $100K and Six-month Supply of Chicken

    Perdue Farms Presents HALO With $100K and Six-month Supply of Chicken

    Thursday, October 10 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-10-10 18:11:42 GMT
    Thursday, October 10 2019 3:04 PM EDT2019-10-10 19:04:08 GMT
    Perdue Farms' representatives on Thursday presented HALO's Center of Hope with a $100,000 check, along with a six month supply of chicken.More
    Perdue Farms' representatives on Thursday presented HALO's Center of Hope with a $100,000 check, along with a six month supply of chicken. More
  • Kuhn's Jewelers Announces Move Out of Downtown Salisbury

    Kuhn's Jewelers Announces Move Out of Downtown Salisbury

    Tuesday, October 8 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-10-08 20:52:40 GMT
    Wednesday, October 9 2019 8:57 AM EDT2019-10-09 12:57:00 GMT
    A Salisbury business that's called downtown Salisbury home for more than a century is closing up shop and moving, for now. Kuhn's Jewelers is moving to a new location on Route 13 in Sea Gull Square, right near Salisbury University.More
    A Salisbury business that's called downtown Salisbury home for more than a century is closing up shop and moving, for now. Kuhn's Jewelers is moving to a new location on Route 13 in Sea Gull Square, right near Salisbury University.More
  • US Adds 136,000 jobs; Unemployment Hits 50-year Low of 3.5%

    US Adds 136,000 jobs; Unemployment Hits 50-year Low of 3.5%

    Friday, October 4 2019 9:17 AM EDT2019-10-04 13:17:03 GMT
    Friday, October 4 2019 9:21 AM EDT2019-10-04 13:21:59 GMT
    U.S. employers added a modest 136,000 jobs in September, enough to help lower the unemployment rate to a new five-decade low of 3.5%.More
    U.S. employers added a modest 136,000 jobs in September, enough to help lower the unemployment rate to a new five-decade low of 3.5%.         More
  • Members of Draper Media Family & Dogfish Inducted into Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame

    Members of Draper Media Family & Dogfish Inducted into Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame

    Wednesday, October 2 2019 10:55 PM EDT2019-10-03 02:55:02 GMT
    Thursday, October 3 2019 7:28 AM EDT2019-10-03 11:28:00 GMT
    WBOC's longtime owner, the late Tom Draper, and his daughter and son-in-law, Dogfish Head Brewery Founders Mariah & Sam Calagione were among the people inducted into the Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame on Wednesday.More
    WBOC's longtime owner, the late Tom Draper, and his daughter and son-in-law, Dogfish Head Brewery Founders Mariah & Sam Calagione were among the people inducted into the Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame on Wednesday.More
  • US Manufacturing Activity Sank to Lowest Level Since 2009

    US Manufacturing Activity Sank to Lowest Level Since 2009

    Tuesday, October 1 2019 1:16 PM EDT2019-10-01 17:16:06 GMT
    Tuesday, October 1 2019 1:16 PM EDT2019-10-01 17:16:06 GMT
    In this Sept. 18, 2019, photo a Puckett Machinery Company technician walks past a new heavy duty Caterpillar excavator that awaits modification at Puckett Machinery Company in Flowood, Miss.  (Photo: AP)In this Sept. 18, 2019, photo a Puckett Machinery Company technician walks past a new heavy duty Caterpillar excavator that awaits modification at Puckett Machinery Company in Flowood, Miss. (Photo: AP)
    In this Sept. 18, 2019, photo a Puckett Machinery Company technician walks past a new heavy duty Caterpillar excavator that awaits modification at Puckett Machinery Company in Flowood, Miss.  (Photo: AP)In this Sept. 18, 2019, photo a Puckett Machinery Company technician walks past a new heavy duty Caterpillar excavator that awaits modification at Puckett Machinery Company in Flowood, Miss. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. factory activity hit its lowest level in more than a decade, as President Donald Trump's trade wars take a toll on American and global manufacturing.More
    U.S. factory activity hit its lowest level in more than a decade, as President Donald Trump's trade wars take a toll on American and global manufacturing.           More
  • Dover Business Owners Voice Concerns About Nuisance Crimes

    Dover Business Owners Voice Concerns About Nuisance Crimes

    Wednesday, September 25 2019 7:40 PM EDT2019-09-25 23:40:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 26 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-09-26 11:21:49 GMT
    Police cadets in Downtown Dover.Police cadets in Downtown Dover.
    Police cadets in Downtown Dover.Police cadets in Downtown Dover.
    The Downtown Dover Partnership's board of directors on Wednesday voted to send a message to city hall: city law enforcement needs a larger presence in the city's downtown commercial corridor.More
    The Downtown Dover Partnership's board of directors on Wednesday voted to send a message to city hall: city law enforcement needs a larger presence in the city's downtown commercial corridor.More
  • Dover Police to Hold Training Exercise at Dover Mall on Wednesday

    Dover Police to Hold Training Exercise at Dover Mall on Wednesday

    Tuesday, September 24 2019 1:30 PM EDT2019-09-24 17:30:01 GMT
    Tuesday, September 24 2019 1:30 PM EDT2019-09-24 17:30:01 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    The Dover Police Department will be participating in an emergency response exercise at the Dover Mall on Wednesday, Sept. 25.More
    The Dover Police Department will be participating in an emergency response exercise at the Dover Mall on Wednesday, Sept. 25. More
  • $9.2M in Federal Infrastructure Grants to go to Four Maryland Airports

    $9.2M in Federal Infrastructure Grants to go to Four Maryland Airports

    Tuesday, September 24 2019 8:10 AM EDT2019-09-24 12:10:45 GMT
    Tuesday, September 24 2019 8:10 AM EDT2019-09-24 12:10:45 GMT
    Four airports in Maryland, including two on the Eastern Shore, will receive a combined total of $9.2 million in federal infrastructure grants.More
    Four airports in Maryland, including two on the Eastern Shore, will receive a combined total of $9.2 million in federal infrastructure grants.

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  • 5th Annual SoDel Fest to be Held Saturday

    5th Annual SoDel Fest to be Held Saturday

    Monday, September 23 2019 6:10 PM EDT2019-09-23 22:10:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 24 2019 7:32 AM EDT2019-09-24 11:32:21 GMT
    Some of the best coastal cuisine Delaware has to offer will return to Independence Clubhouse in Millsboro this weekend. The 5th SoDel Fest takes place Saturday, September 28th.More
    Some of the best coastal cuisine Delaware has to offer will return to Independence Clubhouse in Millsboro this weekend. The 5th SoDel Fest takes place Saturday, September 28th. More
  • Comcast Outage Causes Flight Delays

    Comcast Outage Causes Flight Delays

    Monday, September 23 2019 5:27 PM EDT2019-09-23 21:27:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 24 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-09-24 11:31:31 GMT
    The Piedmont Airlines control center in Salisbury was out of service on Monday as a result of a Comcast fiber cut that impacted the city. All Piedmont-operated flights were grounded, including those in and out of the Salisbury Regional Airport.More
    The Piedmont Airlines control center in Salisbury was out of service on Monday as a result of a Comcast fiber cut that impacted the city. All Piedmont-operated flights were grounded, including those in and out of the Salisbury Regional Airport. More
  • Life Sciences Company Expands in Virginia

    Life Sciences Company Expands in Virginia

    Friday, September 20 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-09-20 11:21:19 GMT
    Friday, September 20 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-09-20 11:31:46 GMT
    A life sciences company plans to spend $64 million to expand a bioanalytical lab in Virginia and create 200 new jobs.More
    A life sciences company plans to spend $64 million to expand a bioanalytical lab in Virginia and create 200 new jobs.More
  • Walgreens, Google Affiliate to Test Drone Deliveries

    Walgreens, Google Affiliate to Test Drone Deliveries

    Friday, September 20 2019 7:15 AM EDT2019-09-20 11:15:51 GMT
    Friday, September 20 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-09-20 11:31:20 GMT
    Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered.More
    Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered.More
  • Jobs for Delaware Graduates Celebrates 41 Years

    Jobs for Delaware Graduates Celebrates 41 Years

    Thursday, September 19 2019 10:47 AM EDT2019-09-19 14:47:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 19 2019 10:47 AM EDT2019-09-19 14:47:53 GMT
    CDCC Host Ribbon Cutting at Jobs for Delaware GradsCDCC Host Ribbon Cutting at Jobs for Delaware Grads
    CDCC Host Ribbon Cutting at Jobs for Delaware GradsCDCC Host Ribbon Cutting at Jobs for Delaware Grads
    Jobs for Delaware Graduates celebrated 41 years of success Wednesday afternoon with a ribbon cutting ceremony.More
    Jobs for Delaware Graduates celebrated 41 years of success Wednesday afternoon with a ribbon cutting ceremony. More
  • Delaware's Largest Private Employer Offers Paid Family Leave

    Delaware's Largest Private Employer Offers Paid Family Leave

    Thursday, September 19 2019 9:44 AM EDT2019-09-19 13:44:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 19 2019 9:44 AM EDT2019-09-19 13:44:01 GMT
    Christiana Care Health System, Delaware's largest private employer, will begin offering paid parental leave to its employees for the first time.More
    Christiana Care Health System, Delaware's largest private employer, will begin offering paid parental leave to its employees for the first time.    More
  • Salisbury-Ocean City Regional Airport Awarded $1.1M Federal Grant

    Salisbury-Ocean City Regional Airport Awarded $1.1M Federal Grant

    Wednesday, September 18 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-09-18 17:23:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 18 2019 1:24 PM EDT2019-09-18 17:24:41 GMT
    U.S. Rep. Andy Harris (MD-01) on Wednesday announced the award of a $1.1 million federal grant to the Salisbury Regional Airport.More
    U.S. Rep. Andy Harris (MD-01) on Wednesday announced the award of a $1.1 million federal grant to the Salisbury Regional Airport.More
  • Sussex County Council Defers Vote on 7-Eleven Conditional Use Application

    Sussex County Council Defers Vote on 7-Eleven Conditional Use Application

    Tuesday, September 17 2019 6:04 PM EDT2019-09-17 22:04:23 GMT
    Wednesday, September 18 2019 7:22 AM EDT2019-09-18 11:22:13 GMT
    The Sussex County Council deferred a vote on a controversial conditional use application for a 7-Eleven, after almost three hours of public comment.More
    Sussex County Council deferred a vote on a controversial conditional use application for a 7-11, after almost three hours of public comment.More
  • Target to Hire 130,000 for Holidays, up 4% From Last Year

    Target to Hire 130,000 for Holidays, up 4% From Last Year

    Tuesday, September 10 2019 8:18 AM EDT2019-09-10 12:18:39 GMT
    Tuesday, September 10 2019 10:14 AM EDT2019-09-10 14:14:28 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Target plans to hire more than 130,000 people for the busy holiday shopping season, a 4% increase from a year ago.More
    Target plans to hire more than 130,000 people for the busy holiday shopping season, a 4% increase from a year ago.           More
  • Ram Adds 693K Pickups in US to Recall for Tailgate Problem

    Ram Adds 693K Pickups in US to Recall for Tailgate Problem

    Monday, September 9 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-09-09 18:13:52 GMT
    Monday, September 9 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-09-09 18:13:52 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 693,000 Ram pickups in the U.S. to a series of recalls to fix tailgates that can open unexpectedly.More
    Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 693,000 Ram pickups in the U.S. to a series of recalls to fix tailgates that can open unexpectedly.           More
  • US Added a Modest 130,000 Jobs in August Amid Trade War

    US Added a Modest 130,000 Jobs in August Amid Trade War

    Friday, September 6 2019 9:39 AM EDT2019-09-06 13:39:45 GMT
    Friday, September 6 2019 9:39 AM EDT2019-09-06 13:39:45 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    U.S. employers added a modest 130,000 jobs in August, a sign that hiring in the United States has slowed but remains durable in the face of global economic weakness and President Donald Trump's trade war with China.More
    U.S. employers added a modest 130,000 jobs in August, a sign that hiring in the United States has slowed but remains durable in the face of global economic weakness and President Donald Trump's trade war with China.          More
  • After Social Media Blowback, Delaware Lawmakers Formally Propose Letting Dogs on Restaurant Patios

    After Social Media Blowback, Delaware Lawmakers Formally Propose Letting Dogs on Restaurant Patios

    Monday, September 2 2019 5:49 PM EDT2019-09-02 21:49:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 3 2019 7:05 AM EDT2019-09-03 11:05:10 GMT
    Delaware lawmakers are formally proposing that the state allow restaurant owners who have outdoor patios at their establishments decide whether leashed dogs should be allowed in those areas.More
    Delaware lawmakers are formally proposing that the state allow restaurant owners who have outdoor patios at their establishments decide whether leashed dogs should be allowed in those areas. More
  • Mountaire Farms Wins Top Safety Awards at 7 Facilities

    Mountaire Farms Wins Top Safety Awards at 7 Facilities

    Wednesday, August 28 2019 1:10 PM EDT2019-08-28 17:10:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 28 2019 1:20 PM EDT2019-08-28 17:20:26 GMT
    Mountaire Farms, the nation’s sixth largest chicken producer, was recognized with national awards this month for their outstanding safety record at seven of their facilities by the Joint Industry Safety and Health Council.More
    Mountaire Farms, the nation’s sixth largest chicken producer, was recognized with national awards this month for their outstanding safety record at seven of their facilities by the Joint Industry Safety and Health Council.More
  • Marriott Banning Little Shampoo Bottles by 2020

    Marriott Banning Little Shampoo Bottles by 2020

    Wednesday, August 28 2019 8:01 AM EDT2019-08-28 12:01:14 GMT
    Wednesday, August 28 2019 8:01 AM EDT2019-08-28 12:01:14 GMT
    (Photo: Shutterstock)(Photo: Shutterstock)
    (Photo: Shutterstock)(Photo: Shutterstock)
    Marriott International, the world's largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it will eliminate small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel from its hotel rooms worldwide by December 2020.More
    Marriott International, the world's largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it will eliminate small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel from its hotel rooms worldwide by December 2020. More
  • Hobby Lobby Poised to Move into Dover

    Hobby Lobby Poised to Move into Dover

    Tuesday, August 27 2019 7:08 PM EDT2019-08-27 23:08:44 GMT
    Wednesday, August 28 2019 7:10 AM EDT2019-08-28 11:10:09 GMT
    Hobby Lobby is set to move into the former home of Acme Markets in Dover.Hobby Lobby is set to move into the former home of Acme Markets in Dover.
    Hobby Lobby is set to move into the former home of Acme Markets in Dover.Hobby Lobby is set to move into the former home of Acme Markets in Dover.
    DOVER, Del. --- Hobby Lobby, a national arts and crafts chain. appears to be moving into the City of Dover. A commercial realtor with Brixmor Properties told WBOC a lease had been signed by Hobby Lobby for the former home of Acme Markets at the North DoveMore
    Hobby Lobby, a national arts and crafts chain. appears to be moving into the City of Dover. More
  • Salisbury Regional Airport Details Improvement Plans for Sen. Cardin

    Salisbury Regional Airport Details Improvement Plans for Sen. Cardin

    Wednesday, August 21 2019 6:18 PM EDT2019-08-21 22:18:25 GMT
    Thursday, August 22 2019 7:17 AM EDT2019-08-22 11:17:20 GMT
    Leaders at the Salisbury Regional Airport met with county, state and federal officials Wednesday to hash out its plan to make the airport more of a major hub.More
    Leaders at the Salisbury Regional Airport met with county, state and federal officials Wednesday to hash out its plan to make the airport more of a major hub. More
  • M&H Restaurant to Close on Aug. 31

    M&H Restaurant to Close on Aug. 31

    Tuesday, August 20 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-08-20 20:51:29 GMT
    Wednesday, August 21 2019 7:32 AM EDT2019-08-21 11:32:40 GMT
    M&H has served breakfast and lunch off of Union Street Ext. since 1953. It will serve it's final meal on August 31st.More
    M&H has served breakfast and lunch off of Union Street Ext. since 1953. It will serve it's final meal on Aug. 31.More
  • Indian Restaurant Opens in Lewes

    Indian Restaurant Opens in Lewes

    Friday, August 16 2019 10:35 AM EDT2019-08-16 14:35:17 GMT
    Friday, August 16 2019 8:12 PM EDT2019-08-17 00:12:34 GMT
    The first Indian Restaurant in the First Town in the First State is now open for business.More
    The first Indian Restaurant in the First Town in the First State is now open for business.More
  • US Retail Sales Rise Strongly in Sign of Consumer Optimism

    US Retail Sales Rise Strongly in Sign of Consumer Optimism

    Thursday, August 15 2019 10:54 AM EDT2019-08-15 14:54:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 15 2019 10:57 AM EDT2019-08-15 14:57:50 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Americans spent more at retail stores and restaurants in July, a sign that concerns over weakening economic growth and a persistent trade war that have roiled financial markets have yet to dampen consumer confidence.More
    Americans spent more at retail stores and restaurants in July, a sign that concerns over weakening economic growth and a persistent trade war that have roiled financial markets have yet to dampen consumer confidence.           More
  • Survey: Businesses Added 156,000 Jobs in July

    Survey: Businesses Added 156,000 Jobs in July

    Wednesday, July 31 2019 9:44 AM EDT2019-07-31 13:44:51 GMT
    Wednesday, July 31 2019 9:44 AM EDT2019-07-31 13:44:51 GMT
     In this June 21, 2019, file photo a now hiring sign is displayed to attract potential workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Moss Point, Miss. (Photo: AP) In this June 21, 2019, file photo a now hiring sign is displayed to attract potential workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Moss Point, Miss. (Photo: AP)
    In this June 21, 2019, file photo a now hiring sign is displayed to attract potential workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Moss Point, Miss. (Photo: AP)In this June 21, 2019, file photo a now hiring sign is displayed to attract potential workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Moss Point, Miss. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. companies added a healthy 156,000 jobs in July with larger firms accounted for much of the gains, a private survey found.More
    U.S. companies added a healthy 156,000 jobs in July with larger firms accounted for much of the gains, a private survey found.           More
  • FAA Runway Funding Announced for Ocean City & Cambridge Airports

    FAA Runway Funding Announced for Ocean City & Cambridge Airports

    Monday, July 29 2019 3:13 PM EDT2019-07-29 19:13:48 GMT
    Monday, July 29 2019 3:26 PM EDT2019-07-29 19:26:03 GMT
    Two Federal Aviation Administration funding awards will help the Ocean City Municipal and Cambridge-Dorchester Regional airports.More
    Two Federal Aviation Administration funding awards will help the Ocean City Municipal and Cambridge-Dorchester Regional airports.More
  • Equifax to Pay up to $700M in Breach Settlement

    Equifax to Pay up to $700M in Breach Settlement

    Monday, July 22 2019 8:05 AM EDT2019-07-22 12:05:27 GMT
    Monday, July 22 2019 9:45 AM EDT2019-07-22 13:45:26 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the Federal Trade Commission and others over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million people.More
    Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the Federal Trade Commission and others over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million people.           More
  • Updated: Pilot Injured After Plane Goes off Runway, Overturns at Ocean City Airport

    Updated: Pilot Injured After Plane Goes off Runway, Overturns at Ocean City Airport

    Friday, July 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-07-19 17:43:45 GMT
    Friday, July 19 2019 3:46 PM EDT2019-07-19 19:46:17 GMT
    (Photo: Chopper 16)(Photo: Chopper 16)
    (Photo: Chopper 16)(Photo: Chopper 16)
    A single engine plane went off the southern end of the runway and flipped over at the Ocean City Municipal Airport at around noon Friday.More
    A single engine plane went off the southern end of the runway and flipped over at Ocean City Municipal Airport around noon.More
  • ILC Dover Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

    ILC Dover Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

    Thursday, July 18 2019 10:10 AM EDT2019-07-18 14:10:38 GMT
    Thursday, July 18 2019 11:05 AM EDT2019-07-18 15:05:01 GMT
    When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon, they were wearing space suits made at ILC Dover in Frederica, Del.More
    When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon, they were wearing space suits made at ILC Dover in Frederica, Del.  More
  • Amazon to Build New Warehouse in Virginia

    Amazon to Build New Warehouse in Virginia

    Thursday, July 18 2019 5:39 AM EDT2019-07-18 09:39:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 18 2019 7:41 AM EDT2019-07-18 11:41:05 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Retail giant Amazon is planning to open a new warehouse and delivery center in Virginia.More
    Retail giant Amazon is planning to open a new warehouse and delivery center in Virginia.More
  • Updated: Plane Crashes in Ocean City; Pilot Swims to Shore

    Updated: Plane Crashes in Ocean City; Pilot Swims to Shore

    Tuesday, July 16 2019 6:43 PM EDT2019-07-16 22:43:36 GMT
    Wednesday, July 17 2019 9:22 AM EDT2019-07-17 13:22:27 GMT
    A Cessna plane early Tuesday evening made an emergency landing in the Atlantic Ocean just off 22nd Street in Ocean City.More
    A Cessna plane early Tuesday evening made an emergency landing in the Atlantic Ocean just off 22nd Street in Ocean City.More
  • Sussex County Lands New Airport Manager

    Sussex County Lands New Airport Manager

    Tuesday, July 16 2019 1:57 PM EDT2019-07-16 17:57:20 GMT
    Tuesday, July 16 2019 3:39 PM EDT2019-07-16 19:39:23 GMT
    Sussex County officials have named a new manager of Delaware Coastal Airport.More
    Sussex County officials have named a new manager of Delaware Coastal Airport.More
  • FAA To Reconsider Maryland Airport Noise Case

    FAA To Reconsider Maryland Airport Noise Case

    Wednesday, July 10 2019 6:14 AM EDT2019-07-10 10:14:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 10 2019 7:39 PM EDT2019-07-10 23:39:45 GMT
    The Federal Aviation Administration is going to reconsider its position challenging Maryland over new flight patterns and the noise they bring residents near Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.More
    The Federal Aviation Administration is going to reconsider its position challenging Maryland over new flight patterns and the noise they bring residents near Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.More
  • Hollywood Diner in Dover Closes

    Hollywood Diner in Dover Closes

    Monday, July 1 2019 1:48 PM EDT2019-07-01 17:48:07 GMT
    Monday, July 1 2019 1:48 PM EDT2019-07-01 17:48:07 GMT
    (Photo: Delaware State News)(Photo: Delaware State News)
    (Photo: Delaware State News)(Photo: Delaware State News)
    The Southern Grille Hollywood Diner of Dover has shut its doors.More
    The Southern Grille Hollywood Diner of Dover has shut its doors.More
  • Updated: Refinery to Close After Fire; Modest Gas Price Impact Seen

    Largest Oil Refinery on East Coast Will Close After Fire

    Wednesday, June 26 2019 11:05 AM EDT2019-06-26 15:05:24 GMT
    Wednesday, June 26 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-06-26 19:41:55 GMT
    The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in Philadelphia is shown Wednesday, June 26, 2019.  (Photo: AP)The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in Philadelphia is shown Wednesday, June 26, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in Philadelphia is shown Wednesday, June 26, 2019.  (Photo: AP)The Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in Philadelphia is shown Wednesday, June 26, 2019. (Photo: AP)
    The largest oil refinery on the East Coast will close after a devasting fire last week that set off explosions and damaged equipment, and consumers could see gas prices rise as summer travel hits full swing, officials and analysts said Wednesday.More
    The largest oil refinery on the East Coast will close after a devastating fire last week that set off explosions and damaged equipment, and consumers could see gas prices rise as summer travel hits full swing, officials and analysts said Wednesday.More
  • Wicomico County Responds to Bay Land Aviation Feud

    Wicomico County Responds to Bay Land Aviation Feud

    Thursday, June 20 2019 6:58 PM EDT2019-06-20 22:58:20 GMT
    Friday, June 21 2019 7:44 AM EDT2019-06-21 11:44:39 GMT
    The legal battle continues between Bay Land Aviation and Wicomico County after the Salisbury Regional Airport's fuel provider filed a legal complaint on Tuesday.More
    The legal battle continues between Bay Land Aviation and Wicomico County after the Salisbury Regional Airport's fuel provider filed a legal complaint on Tuesday.More
  • Walmart to Pay $138M Over Brazil Corruption

    Walmart to Pay $138M Over Brazil Corruption

    Thursday, June 20 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-06-20 17:43:01 GMT
    Thursday, June 20 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-06-20 17:43:01 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Walmart agreed Thursday to pay a $138 million criminal penalty to settle Justice Department allegations that its Brazilian subsidiary paid a "sorceress" to make permit problems disappear.More
    Walmart agreed Thursday to pay a $138 million criminal penalty to settle Justice Department allegations that its Brazilian subsidiary paid a "sorceress" to make permit problems disappear.           More
  • Delaware Court Revives Blue Bell Creameries Shareholder Suit

    Delaware Court Revives Blue Bell Creameries Shareholder Suit

    Wednesday, June 19 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-06-19 14:12:21 GMT
    Wednesday, June 19 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-06-19 14:12:21 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Delaware's Supreme Court has overturned the dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against one the country's largest ice cream makers after a 2015 listeria outbreak that killed three people.More
    Delaware's Supreme Court has overturned the dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against one the country's largest ice cream makers after a 2015 listeria outbreak that killed three people.           More
  • Bay Land Aviation Sues Wicomico County Over Fuel Tanks

    Bay Land Aviation Sues Wicomico County Over Fuel Tanks

    Tuesday, June 18 2019 6:23 PM EDT2019-06-18 22:23:42 GMT
    Wednesday, June 19 2019 9:34 AM EDT2019-06-19 13:34:45 GMT
    A legal battle is brewing at Salisbury Regional Airport and it all boils down to fuel tanks.More
    A legal battle is brewing at Salisbury Regional Airport and it all boils down to fuel tanks. More
  • DE Minimum Wage Bill May be off the Table in 2019

    DE Minimum Wage Bill May be off the Table in 2019

    Monday, June 17 2019 9:10 PM EDT2019-06-18 01:10:40 GMT
    Tuesday, June 18 2019 7:25 AM EDT2019-06-18 11:25:21 GMT
    A bill gradually hiking the minimum wage in Delaware to $15 appears to be off the table -- for this year.More
    A bill gradually hiking the minimum wage in Delaware to $15 appears to be off the table -- for this year. More
  • Perdue Looks to Bring Associates and Veterans Together

    Perdue Looks to Bring Associates and Veterans Together

    Friday, June 14 2019 8:06 AM EDT2019-06-14 12:06:38 GMT
    Friday, June 14 2019 8:07 AM EDT2019-06-14 12:07:29 GMT
    Perdue tower at the company's complex on Zion Church Road. (Photo: WBOC)Perdue tower at the company's complex on Zion Church Road. (Photo: WBOC)
    Perdue tower at the company's complex on Zion Church Road. (Photo: WBOC)Perdue tower at the company's complex on Zion Church Road. (Photo: WBOC)
    The Perdue Veterans Associate Resource Group hosts their second annual forum designed to connect the community and Perdue associates to local military and veterans resources groups.More
    The Perdue Veterans Associate Resource Group hosts their second annual forum designed to connect the community and Perdue associates to local military and veterans resources groups.More
  • Target ups the Ante in Online Delivery Wars

    Target ups the Ante in Online Delivery Wars

    Thursday, June 13 2019 10:18 AM EDT2019-06-13 14:18:00 GMT
    Thursday, June 13 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-06-13 15:21:16 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    In the latest salvo in the delivery wars, Target is offering same-day delivery on thousands of items for $9.99 per order through a delivery startup it purchased nearly two years ago.More
    In the latest salvo in the delivery wars, Target is offering same-day delivery on thousands of items for $9.99 per order through a delivery startup it purchased nearly two years ago.          More
  • Proposed $15 Minimum Wage in Delaware Clears 1st Hurdle

    Proposed $15 Minimum Wage in Delaware Clears 1st Hurdle

    Wednesday, June 12 2019 6:25 PM EDT2019-06-12 22:25:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 13 2019 7:28 AM EDT2019-06-13 11:28:39 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP) - A proposal to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour has cleared its first legislative hurdle despite vocal opposition from the business and agriculture communities. The Democrat-led Senate Labor Committee released the bill WedMore
    A proposal to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour has cleared its first legislative hurdle despite vocal opposition from the business and agriculture communities. More
  • Proposed $15 minimum Wage in Delaware Gets First Hearing

    Proposed $15 minimum Wage in Delaware Gets First Hearing

    Wednesday, June 12 2019 7:15 AM EDT2019-06-12 11:15:28 GMT
    Wednesday, June 12 2019 7:26 AM EDT2019-06-12 11:26:58 GMT
    A proposal to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour is getting its first legislative hearing.More
    A proposal to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour is getting its first legislative hearing.More
  • Easton Airport Receives $5.5 Million for Runway Extension

    Easton Airport Receives $5.5 Million for Runway Extension

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 5:48 PM EDT2019-06-11 21:48:58 GMT
    Wednesday, June 12 2019 7:19 AM EDT2019-06-12 11:19:51 GMT
    Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)
    Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)
    Plans to grow Easton Airport are finally taking off.More
    Plans to grow Easton Airport are finally taking off.More
  • Md., Va., 8 Other States Sue to Stop $26.5 Billion Sprint-T-Mobile Deal

    Md., Va., 8 Other States Sue to Stop $26.5 Billion Sprint-T-Mobile Deal

    Tuesday, June 11 2019 2:03 PM EDT2019-06-11 18:03:38 GMT
    Tuesday, June 11 2019 3:23 PM EDT2019-06-11 19:23:17 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    A group of state attorneys general- including Maryland and Virginia - filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm.More
    A group of state attorneys general- including Maryland and Virginia - filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm.           More
  • $5M Grant for Easton Airport Runway Extension

    $5M Grant for Easton Airport Runway Extension

    Monday, June 10 2019 2:06 PM EDT2019-06-10 18:06:04 GMT
    Monday, June 10 2019 2:54 PM EDT2019-06-10 18:54:03 GMT
    Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)
    Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)Easton Airport (Photo:WBOC)
    U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen have announced $5.55 million in federal funding for the Easton Airport (Easton/Newman Field) through the Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration.More
    U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen have announced $5.55 million in federal funding for the Easton Airport (Easton/Newman Field) through the Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration.More
  • US Employers Hired a Record Number of People in April

    US Employers Hired a Record Number of People in April

    Monday, June 10 2019 11:17 AM EDT2019-06-10 15:17:55 GMT
    Monday, June 10 2019 11:17 AM EDT2019-06-10 15:17:55 GMT
    In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)
    In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. employers hired the most people on record in April, while the number of open jobs was largely unchanged, evidence that the job market remains solid.More
    U.S. employers hired the most people on record in April, while the number of open jobs was largely unchanged, evidence that the job market remains solid.           More
  • US Employers Add a Weak 75,000 Jobs; Unemployment Stays 3.6%

    US Employers Add a Weak 75,000 Jobs; Unemployment Stays 3.6%

    Friday, June 7 2019 9:12 AM EDT2019-06-07 13:12:06 GMT
    Friday, June 7 2019 9:12 AM EDT2019-06-07 13:12:06 GMT
    In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)
    In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)In this Tuesday, June 4, 2019 photo, job applicants line up at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood during a job fair in Hollywood, Fla. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. hiring slowed in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a sign that businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth and widening trade conflicts.More
    U.S. hiring slowed in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a sign that businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth and widening trade conflicts.      More
  • Maryland Casinos Generate $152.3 Million in May

    Maryland Casinos Generate $152.3 Million in May

    Wednesday, June 5 2019 1:36 PM EDT2019-06-05 17:36:27 GMT
    Wednesday, June 5 2019 1:46 PM EDT2019-06-05 17:46:49 GMT
    Maryland Lottery and Gaming on Wednesday announced that May 2019 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos were $152,275,799. The total represents more than a $4.2 million decrease compared to the May 2018 total.More
    Maryland Lottery and Gaming on Wednesday announced that May 2019 gaming revenues for the state’s six casinos were $152,275,799. The total represents more than a $4.2 million decrease compared to the May 2018 total.More
  • Updated: Survey Finds Companies Add Fewest Jobs in 9 Years in May

    Survey: Companies Add Fewest Jobs in 9 Years in May

    Wednesday, June 5 2019 8:52 AM EDT2019-06-05 12:52:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 5 2019 10:11 AM EDT2019-06-05 14:11:05 GMT
    In this March 7, 2019, file photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Wednesday, June 5, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in May. (Photo: AP)In this March 7, 2019, file photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Wednesday, June 5, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in May. (Photo: AP)
    In this March 7, 2019, file photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Wednesday, June 5, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in May. (Photo: AP)In this March 7, 2019, file photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Wednesday, June 5, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in May. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. companies added the fewest jobs in nine years, a private survey found, as manufacturers, construction firms and mining companies cut workers.More
    U.S. companies added the fewest jobs in nine years, a private survey found, as manufacturers, construction firms and mining companies cut workers.           More
  • DuPont Begins New Life After More Than 2 Centuries

    DuPont Begins New Life After More Than 2 Centuries

    Monday, June 3 2019 1:27 PM EDT2019-06-03 17:27:54 GMT
    Monday, June 3 2019 1:27 PM EDT2019-06-03 17:27:54 GMT
    It's a new day for one of America's oldest companies.More
    It's a new day for one of America's oldest companies.           

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  • Democratic Lawmakers Eye $15 Minimum Wage in Delaware

    Democratic Lawmakers Eye $15 Minimum Wage in Delaware

    Monday, June 3 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-06-03 17:25:21 GMT
    Monday, June 3 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-06-03 17:25:21 GMT
    Democratic lawmakers are proposing to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour.More
    Democratic lawmakers are proposing to increase Delaware's minimum wage to $15 an hour.           More
  • FedEx to Deliver 7 Days a Week to Satisfy Online Shoppers

    FedEx to Deliver 7 Days a Week to Satisfy Online Shoppers

    Thursday, May 30 2019 2:34 PM EDT2019-05-30 18:34:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 30 2019 2:34 PM EDT2019-05-30 18:34:38 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    FedEx plans to deliver packages seven days a week starting next January as it tries to keep up with the continuing boom in online shopping.More
    FedEx plans to deliver packages seven days a week starting next January as it tries to keep up with the continuing boom in online shopping.           More
  • US Economy Grew at Solid 3.1% Rate in Q1

    US Economy Grew at Solid 3.1% Rate in Q1

    Thursday, May 30 2019 9:13 AM EDT2019-05-30 13:13:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 30 2019 9:13 AM EDT2019-05-30 13:13:47 GMT
     In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va. (Photo: AP) In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va. (Photo: AP)
    In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va. (Photo: AP)In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va. (Photo: AP)
    The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.1% rate in the first three months of the year, but much of that gain was based on temporary factors that will likely fade, leaving growth much slower in the current quarter.More
    The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.1% rate in the first three months of the year, but much of that gain was based on temporary factors that will likely fade, leaving growth much slower in the current quarter.           More
  • US Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace in 6½ Years

    US Home Prices Rise at Slowest Pace in 6½ Years

    Tuesday, May 28 2019 10:09 AM EDT2019-05-28 14:09:59 GMT
    Tuesday, May 28 2019 10:09 AM EDT2019-05-28 14:09:59 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    U.S. home prices rose at the slowest pace in more than six years in March, a sign weaker sales are keeping a lid on price increases.More
    U.S. home prices rose at the slowest pace in more than six years in March, a sign weaker sales are keeping a lid on price increases.          More
  • Women’s Clothing Chain Dressbarn to Close All its 650 Stores

    Women’s Clothing Chain Dressbarn to Close All its 650 Stores

    Tuesday, May 21 2019 4:51 AM EDT2019-05-21 08:51:02 GMT
    Tuesday, May 21 2019 7:34 AM EDT2019-05-21 11:34:51 GMT
    Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores.More
    Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores.More
  • Walmart ups the Delivery Game With Next Day Shipping

    Walmart ups the Delivery Game With Next Day Shipping

    Tuesday, May 14 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-05-14 15:12:55 GMT
    Tuesday, May 14 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-05-14 15:12:55 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars with Amazon.More
    Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars with Amazon.           More
  • Boston Beer Company, Dogfish Head Brewery Announce Merger

    Boston Beer Company, Dogfish Head Brewery Announce Merger

    Thursday, May 9 2019 4:30 PM EDT2019-05-09 20:30:17 GMT
    Friday, May 10 2019 7:25 AM EDT2019-05-10 11:25:11 GMT
    The cash and stock transaction, valued at approximately $300 million, combines two award-winning craft beer pioneers with unrivaled brewing expertise and portfolios of leading beer and “beyond beer” brands.More
    The cash and stock transaction, valued at approximately $300 million, combines two award-winning craft beer pioneers with unrivaled brewing expertise and portfolios of leading beer and “beyond beer” brands.

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  • Updated: Unemployment Hits 49-year Low as US Employers Step up Hiring

    US Adds Robust 263K Jobs; Unemployment at 49-year Low: 3.6%

    Friday, May 3 2019 9:38 AM EDT2019-05-03 13:38:09 GMT
    Friday, May 3 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-05-03 15:12:56 GMT
    In this March 7, 2019, photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Friday, May 3, the U.S. government issues the April jobs report. (Photo: AP)In this March 7, 2019, photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Friday, May 3, the U.S. government issues the April jobs report. (Photo: AP)
    In this March 7, 2019, photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Friday, May 3, the U.S. government issues the April jobs report. (Photo: AP)In this March 7, 2019, photo visitors to the Pittsburgh veterans job fair meet with recruiters at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. On Friday, May 3, the U.S. government issues the April jobs report. (Photo: AP)
    U.S. employers added a robust 263,000 jobs in April, suggesting that businesses have shrugged off earlier concerns that the economy might slow this year and now anticipate strong customer demand.More
    U.S. employers added a robust 263,000 jobs in April, suggesting that businesses have shrugged off earlier concerns that the economy might slow this year and now anticipate strong customer demand.           More
  • Del. Company Seeks $1.2 Million Grant for New Medical Facility

    Del. Company Seeks $1.2 Million Grant for New Medical Facility

    Monday, April 29 2019 5:11 AM EDT2019-04-29 09:11:53 GMT
    Monday, April 29 2019 8:17 AM EDT2019-04-29 12:17:54 GMT
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    (Photo: MGN)(Photo: MGN)
    A privately run health care company is seeking more than $1 million in state taxpayer money to redevelop a former hospital campus in southern Delaware.More
    A privately run health care company is seeking more than $1 million in state taxpayer money to redevelop a former hospital campus in southern Delaware.More
  • Restaurant Name Leaves Bad Taste With Delaware Officials

    Restaurant Name Leaves Bad Taste With Delaware Officials

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:11 AM EDT2019-04-24 11:11:53 GMT
    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:34 AM EDT2019-04-24 11:34:41 GMT
    A popular Colorado-based restaurant company is suing Delaware officials in federal court over their refusal to allow it to convert to a Delaware limited liability company.More
    A popular Colorado-based restaurant company is suing Delaware officials in federal court over their refusal to allow it to convert to a Delaware limited liability company.More
  • Investment Firm to Hire up to 50 Workers at Delaware Office

    Investment Firm to Hire up to 50 Workers at Delaware Office

    Tuesday, April 16 2019 9:35 AM EDT2019-04-16 13:35:48 GMT
    Tuesday, April 16 2019 9:35 AM EDT2019-04-16 13:35:48 GMT
    The micro-investment company Acorns says it plans to hire up to 50 employees at a new office in northern Delaware within the next year.More
    The micro-investment company Acorns says it plans to hire up to 50 employees at a new office in northern Delaware within the next year.           More
  • Perdue Farms Announces Layoffs

    Perdue Farms Announces Layoffs

    Friday, April 12 2019 10:50 AM EDT2019-04-12 14:50:05 GMT
    Friday, April 12 2019 11:10 AM EDT2019-04-12 15:10:50 GMT
    Perdue Farms announced Thursday it has laid off 118 employees.More
    Perdue Farms announced Thursday it has laid off 118 employees.More
  • Survey: Businesses Add Jobs at Slowest Pace in 18 Months

    Survey: Businesses Add Jobs at Slowest Pace in 18 Months

    Wednesday, April 3 2019 9:01 AM EDT2019-04-03 13:01:49 GMT
    Wednesday, April 3 2019 9:59 AM EDT2019-04-03 13:59:49 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Companies added the fewest jobs in 18 months in March, a private survey found, suggesting employers may have grown more cautious as signs of slower economic growth have emerged.More
    Companies added the fewest jobs in 18 months in March, a private survey found, suggesting employers may have grown more cautious as signs of slower economic growth have emerged.           More
  • Tanger Outlets Sells Ocean City Location

    Tanger Outlets Sells Ocean City Location

    Tuesday, April 2 2019 6:37 PM EDT2019-04-02 22:37:40 GMT
    Wednesday, April 3 2019 9:07 AM EDT2019-04-03 13:07:59 GMT
    Tanger Outlets has sold its Ocean City location.More
    Tanger Outlets has sold its Ocean City location.More
  • Dogfish Head Brewery Produces Beer That Can Develop Movie Film

    Dogfish Head Brewery Produces Beer That Can Develop Movie Film

    Tuesday, March 26 2019 6:54 AM EDT2019-03-26 10:54:18 GMT
    Tuesday, March 26 2019 8:12 AM EDT2019-03-26 12:12:39 GMT
    (Photo: Dogfish Head Craft Brewery via AP)(Photo: Dogfish Head Craft Brewery via AP)
    (Photo: Dogfish Head Craft Brewery via AP)(Photo: Dogfish Head Craft Brewery via AP)
    A local Sussex County brewery is teaming up with Kodak to produce a beer that can develop movie film.More
    A local Sussex County brewery is teaming up with Kodak to produce a beer that can develop movie film.More
  • Maryland Approves $15 Minimum Wage; Waits Governor's Approval

    Maryland Approves $15 Minimum Wage; Waits Governor's Approval

    Thursday, March 21 2019 6:46 PM EDT2019-03-21 22:46:04 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 7:41 AM EDT2019-03-22 11:41:13 GMT
    One step away from becoming law, a bill raising Maryland's minimum wage to $15 has the General Assembly's approval.More
    One step away from becoming law, a bill raising Maryland's minimum wage to $15 has the General Assembly's approval.More
  • Md. Unemployment Rate Dip to 3.7 Pct., Lowest in Decade

    US Dept. of Labor: Md. Unemployment Rate Lowest in Decade

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:18:00 GMT
    Monday, March 11 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-03-11 14:51:50 GMT
    Maryland added 3,100 jobs in January, bringing the state's unemployment rate to 3.7 percent, the lowest it has been since April 2008, and below the current U.S. unemployment rate by 0.3 percentage points.More
    The state Department of Labor says Maryland added 3,100 jobs in January, bringing the state's unemployment rate to 3.7 percent, the lowest it has been since April 2008.More
  • Seafood Fraud Investigation Finds 1 in 3 Businesses Sold Mislabeled Fish

    Seafood Fraud Investigation Finds 1 in 3 Businesses Sold Mislabeled Fish

    Thursday, March 7 2019 3:03 PM EST2019-03-07 20:03:51 GMT
    Thursday, March 7 2019 3:11 PM EST2019-03-07 20:11:53 GMT
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    (Photo: CBS)(Photo: CBS)
    The seafood you buy at the supermarket may not always be what it claims to be on the label. One in five samples of fish tested from markets and restaurants were mislabeled, according to a new report out Thursday morning.More
    The seafood you buy at the supermarket may not always be what it claims to be on the label. One in five samples of fish tested from markets and restaurants were mislabeled, according to a new report out Thursday morning. More
  • Dollar Tree to Close Almost 400 Family Dollar Stores

    Dollar Tree to Close Almost 400 Family Dollar Stores

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 1:42 PM EST2019-03-06 18:42:13 GMT
    Wednesday, March 6 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-03-06 20:13:40 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Dollar Tree is closing up to 390 Family Dollar stores this year and rebranding about 200 others under the Dollar Tree name.More
    Dollar Tree is closing up to 390 Family Dollar stores this year and rebranding about 200 others under the Dollar Tree name.

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  • Maryland Casinos Generate $138M in February, Increase from 2018

    Maryland Casinos Generate $138M in February, Increase from 2018

    Tuesday, March 5 2019 9:38 PM EST2019-03-06 02:38:50 GMT
    Wednesday, March 6 2019 7:41 AM EST2019-03-06 12:41:25 GMT
    Casinos in Maryland brought in $57.1 million for the state during the month of February, while also increasing its totals from the same time period last year.More
    Casinos in Maryland brought in $57.1 million for the state during the month of February, while also increasing its totals from the same time period last year.More
  • Rehoboth's Economic Vitality Study Recommends Coupons, Signs for Businesses

    Rehoboth's Economic Vitality Study Recommends Coupons, Signs for Businesses

    Tuesday, March 5 2019 6:10 AM EST2019-03-05 11:10:06 GMT
    Tuesday, March 5 2019 7:45 AM EST2019-03-05 12:45:04 GMT
    Downtown Rehoboth Beach (Photo: WBOC)Downtown Rehoboth Beach (Photo: WBOC)
    Downtown Rehoboth Beach (Photo: WBOC)Downtown Rehoboth Beach (Photo: WBOC)
    University of Delaware students conducted an economic vitality study for the "Rehoboth Beach Main Street" organization.More
    University of Delaware students conducted an economic vitality study for the "Rehoboth Beach Main Street" organization. More
  • Delmarva Real Estate Market: "Slowing Down"

    Delmarva Real Estate Market: "Slowing Down"

    Sunday, March 3 2019 2:37 PM EST2019-03-03 19:37:07 GMT
    Monday, March 4 2019 7:28 AM EST2019-03-04 12:28:22 GMT
    Friday morning's fire scene on Louise Avenue in Salisbury. (Photo: WBOC)Friday morning's fire scene on Louise Avenue in Salisbury. (Photo: WBOC)
    Friday morning's fire scene on Louise Avenue in Salisbury. (Photo: WBOC)Friday morning's fire scene on Louise Avenue in Salisbury. (Photo: WBOC)
    Real Estate Consultant Bill McCain says the real estate market is slowing down, but not at a rate those on Delmarva should be concerned about.More
    Real Estate Consultant Bill McCain says the real estate market is slowing down, but not at a rate those on Delmarva should be concerned about.More
  • WBOC Job Fair Saturday at Del Tech

    WBOC Job Fair Saturday at Del Tech

    Friday, March 1 2019 11:16 AM EST2019-03-01 16:16:42 GMT
    Friday, March 1 2019 11:57 AM EST2019-03-01 16:57:26 GMT
    WBOC's Job Fair is a free event that will held be held Saturday at Delaware Technical Community College in Georgetown.More
    WBOC's Job Fair is a free event that will held be held Saturday at Delaware Technical Community College in Georgetown.  More
  • Walmart to Make 'Every Effort' to Keep Disabled Greeters

    Walmart to Make 'Every Effort' to Keep Disabled Greeters

    Friday, March 1 2019 7:57 AM EST2019-03-01 12:57:06 GMT
    Friday, March 1 2019 9:39 AM EST2019-03-01 14:39:13 GMT
    After more than a week of backlash, Walmart is pledging to make "every effort" to find other roles for disabled workers who'd accused the retailer of targeting them as it phases out the "people greeter" job at 1,000 stores.More
    After more than a week of backlash, Walmart is pledging to make "every effort" to find other roles for disabled workers who'd accused the retailer of targeting them as it phases out the "people greeter" job at 1,000 stores.           

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  • Three Restaurants Close in Downtown Cambridge, Business Owners Still Hopeful

    Three Restaurants Close in Downtown Cambridge, Business Owners Still Hopeful

    Thursday, February 28 2019 6:33 PM EST2019-02-28 23:33:50 GMT
    Friday, March 1 2019 5:24 AM EST2019-03-01 10:24:17 GMT
    Three downtown Cambridge restaurants have closed their doors for good after just weeks apart.More
    Three downtown Cambridge restaurants have closed their doors for good after just weeks apart.More
  • Walmart Gets Rid of Greeters, Worrying Some

    Walmart Gets Rid of Greeters, Worrying Some

    Thursday, February 28 2019 4:19 PM EST2019-02-28 21:19:08 GMT
    Friday, March 1 2019 5:19 AM EST2019-03-01 10:19:24 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    If you're a frequent shopper at Walmart, you're probably familiar with the smiling faces that greet you at the front door. Now, these smiling faces are being replaced.More
    If you're a frequent shopper at Walmart, you're probably familiar with the smiling faces that greet you at the front door. Now, these smiling faces are being replaced.More
  • Ex-Bank Execs Remain Free on Bail After Fraud Convictions

    Ex-Bank Execs Remain Free on Bail After Fraud Convictions

    Wednesday, February 27 2019 6:02 PM EST2019-02-27 23:02:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 28 2019 7:34 AM EST2019-02-28 12:34:21 GMT
    Four former executives of the only financial institution criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program do not have to report to prison while their attorneys appeal their fraud and conspiracy convictions, a judge ruled Wednesday.More
    Four former executives of the only financial institution criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program do not have to report to prison while their attorneys appeal their fraud and conspiracy convictions, a judge ruled Wednesday.More
  • Maryland Bill to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Advances

    Maryland Bill to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Advances

    Wednesday, February 27 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-27 18:53:23 GMT
    Wednesday, February 27 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-27 18:53:23 GMT
    A measure to raise Maryland's minimum wage has advanced in the House of Delegates.More
    A measure to raise Maryland's minimum wage has advanced in the House of Delegates.     More
  • Town of Parksley Wants Downtown Revitalization

    Town of Parksley Wants Downtown Revitalization

    Tuesday, February 26 2019 5:37 PM EST2019-02-26 22:37:24 GMT
    Wednesday, February 27 2019 7:38 AM EST2019-02-27 12:38:50 GMT
    Parksley, Va. is a town built in the mid 1800's that still incorporates some of its Victorian influence into its downtown area.More
    Parksley, Va. is a town built in the mid 1800's that still incorporates some of its Victorian influence into its downtown area.  More
  • Rebranding Efforts Underway in Snow Hill With Help of State Grant

    Rebranding Efforts Underway in Snow Hill With Help of State Grant

    Tuesday, February 26 2019 10:50 AM EST2019-02-26 15:50:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 26 2019 10:59 AM EST2019-02-26 15:59:28 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    Rebranding efforts are underway in Snow Hill, Md. with the help of a state grant. The town will introduce a new logo and slogan soon.More
    Rebranding efforts are underway in Snow Hill, Md. with the help of a state grant. The town will introduce a new logo and slogan soon.More
  • 3 Wicomico Businesses Cited After Failing Alcohol Compliance Check

    3 Wicomico Businesses Cited After Failing Alcohol Compliance Check

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:46 AM EST2019-02-22 14:46:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:00 AM EST2019-02-22 15:00:45 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)

    Authorities say a routine compliance check conducted Thursday by the Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force resulted in three businesses being cited for underage alcohol sales.

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    Authorities say a routine compliance check conducted Thursday by the Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force resulted in three businesses being cited for underage alcohol sales.

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  • Payless Files for Bankruptcy, Winds Down North American Biz

    Payless Files for Bankruptcy, Winds Down North American Biz

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:02 PM EST2019-02-19 19:02:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:02 PM EST2019-02-19 19:02:17 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Payless ShoeSource has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is shuttering its remaining stores in North America.More
    Payless ShoeSource has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is shuttering its remaining stores in North America.  More
  • Updated: Mountaire Farms Cleaning up From Accidental Wastewater Release at Millsboro Area Plant

    Updated: Mountaire Farms Cleaning up From Accidental Wastewater Release at Millsboro Area Plant

    Wednesday, February 13 2019 7:07 PM EST2019-02-14 00:07:09 GMT
    Monday, February 18 2019 8:36 AM EST2019-02-18 13:36:54 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is directing Mountaire Farms to clean up an accidental wastewater release at its poultry processing facility in Millsboro.More
    The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is directing Mountaire Farms to clean up an accidental wastewater release at its poultry processing facility near Millsboro.More
  • Seafood Industry Leaders Meet, Unsure of Crab Picking Season

    Seafood Industry Leaders Meet, Unsure of Crab Picking Season

    Wednesday, February 13 2019 6:51 PM EST2019-02-13 23:51:43 GMT
    Thursday, February 14 2019 7:31 AM EST2019-02-14 12:31:54 GMT
    If you're planning on buying crabs - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location.If you're planning on buying crabs - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location.
    If you're planning on buying crabs - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location.If you're planning on buying crabs - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location.
    Maryland seafood leaders say their applications are in. Now, they wait to hear whether they get their H-2B visas.More
    Maryland seafood leaders say their applications are in. Now, they wait to hear whether they get their H-2B visas.More
  • OC Brewing Co. Files for Bankruptcy; Equipment to be Auctioned off

    OC Brewing Co. Files for Bankruptcy; Equipment to be Auctioned off

    Thursday, January 31 2019 3:12 PM EST2019-01-31 20:12:29 GMT
    Thursday, January 31 2019 3:12 PM EST2019-01-31 20:12:29 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC file)(Photo: WBOC file)
    (Photo: WBOC file)(Photo: WBOC file)
    The Ocean City Brewing Company filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection late last year and its equipment is set to go to public auction next month.More
    The Ocean City Brewing Company filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection late last year and its equipment is set to go to public auction next month. More
  • Delaware: Data Breach Affects 5 Companies, 650 Consumers

    Delaware: Data Breach Affects 5 Companies, 650 Consumers

    Thursday, January 24 2019 11:44 AM EST2019-01-24 16:44:35 GMT
    Thursday, January 24 2019 11:44 AM EST2019-01-24 16:44:35 GMT
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    (Photo: MGN Online)(Photo: MGN Online)
    Officials in Delaware say a data breach at a third-party administrator for health insurance companies has affected five companies and 650 consumers.More
    Officials in Delaware say a data breach at a third-party administrator for health insurance companies has affected five companies and 650 consumers.           More
  • Former Wilmington Trust Official Sentenced for Conspiracy

    Former Wilmington Trust Official Sentenced for Conspiracy

    Tuesday, January 22 2019 3:10 PM EST2019-01-22 20:10:33 GMT
    Tuesday, January 22 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-01-22 20:23:17 GMT
    A former bank executive who cooperated with authorities in an investigation that led to the fraud convictions of four top executives for Wilmington Trust has been sentenced to almost two years in prison.More
    A former bank executive who cooperated with authorities in an investigation that led to the fraud convictions of four top executives for Wilmington Trust has been sentenced to almost two years in prison.           More
  • Virginia Senate Supports $550M in Amazon Incentives

    Virginia Senate Supports $550M in Amazon Incentives

    Tuesday, January 22 2019 10:18 AM EST2019-01-22 15:18:44 GMT
    Tuesday, January 22 2019 10:18 AM EST2019-01-22 15:18:44 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    The Virginia Senate has voted to support more than a half-billion dollars in incentives for Amazon.More
    The Virginia Senate has voted to support more than a half-billion dollars in incentives for Amazon.       More
  • From Seaford to Salisbury: Rommel's Harley Davidson Dealership Moving Soon

    From Seaford to Salisbury: Rommel's Harley Davidson Dealership Moving Soon

    Thursday, January 17 2019 5:10 PM EST2019-01-17 22:10:05 GMT
    Friday, January 18 2019 7:39 AM EST2019-01-18 12:39:07 GMT
    Rommel Harley Davidson will be closing up shop in Seaford, Delaware and moving to the former Gander Mountain box store in Salisbury, Maryland.More
    Rommel Harley Davidson will be closing up shop in Seaford, Delaware and moving to the former Gander Mountain box store in Salisbury, Maryland.More
  • Guidance Counselor Arrested on Multiple Sex Crime Charges

    Guidance Counselor Arrested on Multiple Sex Crime Charges

    Saturday, January 12 2019 8:27 PM EST2019-01-13 01:27:21 GMT
    Saturday, January 12 2019 8:29 PM EST2019-01-13 01:29:04 GMT
    Allen Mitchell, 32Allen Mitchell, 32
    Allen Mitchell, 32Allen Mitchell, 32
    A Wicomico County faculty member was arrested on Friday for different criminal charges including, second degree rape, soliciting child pornography, and perverted practice.More
    A Wicomico County faculty member was arrested on Friday for different criminal charges including, second degree rape, soliciting child pornography, and perverted practice. More
  • The Town of Millsboro is 'Open for Business'

    The Town of Millsboro is Open for Business

    Wednesday, January 9 2019 6:48 PM EST2019-01-09 23:48:06 GMT
    Thursday, January 10 2019 9:53 AM EST2019-01-10 14:53:50 GMT
    Since last summer, the town of Millsboro, Delaware has been partnering with Buxton, a match-making firm from Texas, to find new businesses interested in opening shops there.More
    Since last summer, the town of Millsboro, Delaware has been partnering with Buxton, a match-making firm from Texas, to find new businesses interested in opening shops there.More
  • Updated: Abbott's Grill in Milford Closing

    Updated: Abbott's Grill in Milford Closing

    Wednesday, January 2 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-01-02 19:13:10 GMT
    Thursday, January 3 2019 7:36 AM EST2019-01-03 12:36:05 GMT
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    (Photo: WBOC)(Photo: WBOC)
    After nearly a decade in business, Abbott's Grill in Milford, Delaware will soon be closing its doors for good. The restaurant's Laurel location will remain open, according to owner-chef Kevin Reading.More
    After nearly a decade in business, Abbott's Grill in Milford, Delaware will soon be closing its doors for good. The restaurant's Laurel location will remain open, according to owner-chef Kevin Reading. More
  • Construction Underway in Downtown Lewes

    Construction Underway in Downtown Lewes

    Wednesday, January 2 2019 5:05 PM EST2019-01-02 22:05:32 GMT
    Thursday, January 3 2019 7:29 AM EST2019-01-03 12:29:19 GMT
    Downtown Lewes, Delaware is in the midst of three construction projects, something the Board of Public Works hopes does not keep shoppers away.More
    Downtown Lewes, Delaware is in the midst of three construction projects, something the Board of Public Works hopes does not keep shoppers away. More
  • New Laws Include Higher Minimum Wage for Delaware Workers

    New Laws Include Higher Minimum Wage for Delaware Workers

    Monday, December 31 2018 12:54 PM EST2018-12-31 17:54:31 GMT
    Monday, December 31 2018 12:54 PM EST2018-12-31 17:54:31 GMT
    A look at some of the new laws that were enacted in 2018 in Delaware and that take effect on Jan. 1, 2019.More
    A look at some of the new laws that were enacted in 2018 in Delaware and that take effect on Jan. 1, 2019.      More
  • Sears in Salisbury to Close in March

    Sears in Salisbury to Close in March

    Friday, December 28 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-12-28 19:35:18 GMT
    Friday, December 28 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-12-28 23:31:08 GMT
    The Sears in the Centre at Salisbury mall. (Photo: WBOC file)The Sears in the Centre at Salisbury mall. (Photo: WBOC file)
    The Sears in the Centre at Salisbury mall. (Photo: WBOC file)The Sears in the Centre at Salisbury mall. (Photo: WBOC file)
    Sears Holdings on Friday announced plans to close 80 more Sears and Kmart stores across the U.S. in late March, including the Sears located in The Centre at Salisbury mall in Salisbury, Maryland.More
    Sears Holdings on Friday announced plans to close 80 more Sears and Kmart stores across the U.S. in late March, including the Sears located in The Centre at Salisbury mall in Salisbury, Maryland.More
  • Virginia Continues Falling Behind US in Economic Growth

    Virginia Continues Falling Behind US in Economic Growth

    Friday, December 28 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-12-28 13:12:49 GMT
    Friday, December 28 2018 8:12 AM EST2018-12-28 13:12:49 GMT
    A new state report says Virginia's economy continued to grow at a slower rate than the rest of the country in fiscal year 2018.More
    A new state report says Virginia's economy continued to grow at a slower rate than the rest of the country in fiscal year 2018.           More
  • Ex-bank Credit Officer Sentenced to 4½ Years for Fraud

    Ex-bank Credit Officer Sentenced to 4½ Years for Fraud

    Wednesday, December 19 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-12-19 18:18:13 GMT
    Wednesday, December 19 2018 1:44 PM EST2018-12-19 18:44:28 GMT
    The former chief credit officer of Wilmington Trust, who was criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program, has been sentenced to 4½ years in prison.More
    The former chief credit officer of Wilmington Trust, who was criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program, has been sentenced to 4½ years in prison.More
  • No Guaranteed Prison Time for Wilmington Trust Defendants

    No Guaranteed Prison Time for Wilmington Trust Defendants

    Thursday, December 6 2018 11:41 PM EST2018-12-07 04:41:25 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 7:48 AM EST2018-12-07 12:48:17 GMT
    There's no guarantee that four former executives of the only financial institution to be criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program will be sentenced to prison for fraud.More
    There's no guarantee that four former executives of the only financial institution to be criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program will be sentenced to prison for fraud.More
  • Revelation Craft Brewing Co. to Purchase 16 Mile Site in Georgetown

    Revelation Craft Brewing Co. to Purchase 16 Mile Site in Georgetown

    Friday, November 30 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-11-30 16:44:24 GMT
    Friday, November 30 2018 11:47 AM EST2018-11-30 16:47:46 GMT
    A little more than two months after 16 Mile Brewery in Georgetown shut its doors for good, Rehoboth Beach's Revelation Craft Brewing Company announced Friday it is purchasing the former brewing company's facility.More
    A little more than two months after 16 Mile Brewery in Georgetown shut its doors for good, Rehoboth Beach's Revelation Craft Brewing Company announced Friday it is purchasing the former brewing company's facility. More
  • Touch of Italy Owner Blames Crime for Milford Restaurant Delay

    Touch of Italy Owner Blames Crime for Milford Restaurant Delay

    Monday, November 26 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-11-26 22:18:35 GMT
    Tuesday, November 27 2018 7:41 AM EST2018-11-27 12:41:56 GMT
    After months of delays and a lawsuit, Touch of Italy owner Bob Ciprietti says the company's long-planned restaurant in Milford, Delaware is facing another roadblock: crime.More
    After months of delays and a lawsuit, Touch of Italy owner Bob Ciprietti says the company's long-planned restaurant in Milford, Delaware is facing another roadblock: crime. More
  • Updated: Amazon Splits Second HQ Between New York and Northern Virginia

    Updated: Amazon Splits Second HQ Between New York and Northern Virginia

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 7:10 AM EST2018-11-13 12:10:31 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-11-13 15:51:50 GMT
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    (Photo: AP)(Photo: AP)
    Amazon, which has grown too big for its Seattle hometown, said it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and northern Virginia.More
    Amazon, which has grown too big for its Seattle hometown, said it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and northern Virginia.           More
  • 13 Wicomico Businesses Pass Routine Alcohol Compliance Check

    All Wicomico Businesses Pass Routine Alcohol Test

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-08-16 22:08:00 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-11-13 14:32:11 GMT
    Officials say 13 businesses passed a routine Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force compliance check on Monday.More
    Officials say 13 businesses passed a routine Wicomico County Alcohol Task Force compliance check on Monday.More
  • Sears Files for Chapter 11; to Close Another 142 Stores

    Sears Files for Chapter 11; to Close Another 142 Stores

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:46:36 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:12:10 GMT
    In this July 8, 2017, file photo people walk into a Sears store slated for closing that is next to a mall that is being torn down in Overland Park, Kan.In this July 8, 2017, file photo people walk into a Sears store slated for closing that is next to a mall that is being torn down in Overland Park, Kan.
    In this July 8, 2017, file photo people walk into a Sears store slated for closing that is next to a mall that is being torn down in Overland Park, Kan.In this July 8, 2017, file photo people walk into a Sears store slated for closing that is next to a mall that is being torn down in Overland Park, Kan.
    Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. As part of its bankruptcy, Sears plans to close another 142 unprofitable stores, on top of 46 store closings announced in August.More
    Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. As part of its bankruptcy, Sears plans to close another 142 unprofitable stores, on top of 46 store closings announced in August. More
  • Ahead of 3-way Split, DowDuPont Unveils New DuPont Logo

    Ahead of 3-way Split, DowDuPont Unveils New DuPont Logo

    Thursday, October 4 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-10-04 18:31:52 GMT
    Thursday, October 4 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-10-04 18:31:52 GMT
    Ahead of next year's spinoff, the division that will retain the DuPont name has a new look.More
    Ahead of next year's spinoff, the division that will retain the DuPont name has a new look.           More
  • Delaware Officials Eye Changes to Prevailing Wage Rules

    Delaware Officials Eye Changes to Prevailing Wage Rules

    Tuesday, October 2 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-10-02 10:51:55 GMT
    Tuesday, October 2 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-10-02 10:51:55 GMT
    State officials are eyeing changes to Delaware's prevailing wage regulations, which govern what workers are paid on public works projects.More
    State officials are eying changes to Delaware's prevailing wage regulations, which govern what workers are paid on public works projects.More
  • Papa John's Former Chairman Testifies in Delaware Chancery Court

    Papa John's Former Chairman Testifies in Delaware Chancery Court

    Monday, October 1 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-10-02 00:18:55 GMT
    Monday, October 1 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-10-02 00:18:55 GMT
    Papa John's founder John Schnatter resigned as the company's chairman after backlash over his use of a racial slur. He has since called the resignation a mistake. (Timothy D. Easley / Associated Press) Papa John's founder John Schnatter resigned as the company's chairman after backlash over his use of a racial slur. He has since called the resignation a mistake. (Timothy D. Easley / Associated Press)
    Papa John's founder John Schnatter resigned as the company's chairman after backlash over his use of a racial slur. He has since called the resignation a mistake. (Timothy D. Easley / Associated Press)Papa John's founder John Schnatter resigned as the company's chairman after backlash over his use of a racial slur. He has since called the resignation a mistake. (Timothy D. Easley / Associated Press)
    Former Papa John's CEO and Chairman John Schnatter got his day in court on Monday --- in Delaware's Court of Chancery.More
    Former Papa John's CEO and Chairman John Schnatter got his day in court on Monday --- in Delaware's Court of Chancery.More


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