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Governor Carney, State Agencies Mark Completion of Hearns Pond Dam Project

Seaford, DE
08/16/2017 08:57 AM
Governor John Carney, DelDOT Secretary Jennifer Cohan, DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin, Representative Daniel Short, Seaford Mayor David Genshaw, and local officials were joined by local residents today to cut the ribbon marking the completion of the Hearns Pond Dam project.... Read more

A Joint Statement By Elected Leaders of Delaware

Dover, DE
08/16/2017 08:53 AM
We join together to denounce the intimidation and violence perpetrated by white supremacists and Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend, and to make clear that such conduct will not be tolerated here in Delaware.... Read more

Applications due for Farm Bureau Ambassadors

Camden, DE
08/14/2017 11:39 AM
New Castle, Kent and Sussex County Farm Bureaus are accepting applications for a Youth Ambassador to represent their respective counties at state and county Farm Bureau events.... Read more

Delaware State Senate Proclaims September 1 as Wesley College Day

Dover, DE
08/11/2017 10:02 AM
The Delaware State Senate of the 149 General Assembly of the State of Delaware proclaimed September 1, 2017 as Wesley College Day.... Read more

Del-One & Delaware Tech: The Partnership Continues

Dover, DE
08/11/2017 09:33 AM
In support of Delaware Tech and their mission in helping students realize their dream of attaining a college education, Del-One FCU President/CEO Dion Williams and his wife Susan will co-chair the Gourmet Gala, and Del-One will be the Premier Sponsor.... Read more

Delaware’s Captive Insurance Program Continues to Excel

Dover, DE
08/10/2017 02:26 PM
The World’s Fifth Largest, and the Third Largest U.S. Domicile, Continues its Leadership Role

Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro announced today that the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE and pronounced “I See”) has designated the Delaware Insurance Department Bureau of Captive and Financial Insurance Products as an ICCIE Trained Organization.... Read more

Regional Bicycle Plan

Camden, DE
08/08/2017 01:45 PM
Bicycles, freight, downtown Dover Parking and more are on the Aug. 22 meeting agenda of the Public Advisory Committee for the Dover/Kent County Metropolitan Planning Organization. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in Room 221 of the Kent County Levy Court Administrative Complex.... Read more

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Subsidiary Acquires the Assets of ARM Energy Management

Dover, DE
08/03/2017 07:05 PM
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) (Chesapeake Utilities) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Peninsula Energy Services Company (PESCO), has acquired the assets of ARM Energy Management (AEM), a natural gas marketing company servicing commercial and industrial customers in Western Pennsylvania. PESCO is the Company’s non-regulated energy marketing business that has been providing energy services to commercial and industrial customers in the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Mid-West regions.... Read more

Elizabeth D. Albano promoted to Executive Vice President of Artisans’ Bank

Wilmington, DE
07/28/2017 11:07 AM
Artisans’ Bank announced the promotion of Elizabeth D. Albano, currently Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, to the position of Executive Vice President  and Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1, 2017.... Read more

Michele Speary joins Artisans’ Bank in Residential Lending

Wilmington, DE
07/28/2017 10:56 AM
Artisans’ Bank is pleased to announce that Michele Speary has joined the bank as Vice President of Residential Lending.  Ms Speary brings 38 years of experience in banking and residential mortgage lending.... Read more

Becker Morgan Group Welcomes Summer Interns

Dover, DE
07/25/2017 10:06 AM
Becker Morgan Group welcomes a diverse group of interns providing invaluable assistance over the summer months.... Read more

Wesley College Masters of Occupational Therapy Offers Pro Bono Clinic

Dover, DE
07/18/2017 09:43 AM
The Wesley College Masters of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Program announced the opening of a pro bono clinic to meet the occupational therapy needs of the underserved in our Delaware communities. The clinic will be a student-run clinic supervised by faculty to provide the students with hands-on learning while offering free or low priced therapy services to those in need.... Read more

Department of Insurance Launches Special Website Section for Public Comment on ACA Rate Request

Dover, DE
07/17/2017 01:12 PM
The Delaware Department of Insurance (“Department”) has launched a special section on its website for public comments with regard to the requested rate increase by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware (“Highmark”).   This increase request of 33.6% applies only to health insurance plans on the Affordable Care Act Exchange. This launch comes as the DOI requests an independent actuarial review of Highmark’s proposed rate increase. Under Delaware law, when a rate increase request is filed with the DOI, the Commissioner must consider those review findings in addition to public comments before arriving at a decision on the proposed increase.... Read more

Danielle Cross joins Angle Financial Services

Dover, DE
07/13/2017 05:39 PM
Danielle Cross of Dover has assumed multiple roles at Angle Financial Services in Dover. In addition to be being a licensed insurance professional in Delaware and Maryland, she focuses on in billing for credit repair, which provides a structure for improving credit repair for businesses to gain optimum credit scores.... Read more

Sharing a Vision

Smyrna, DE
07/13/2017 02:36 PM
Rep. Bill Carson was given a tour of the property behind The Smile Place dental practice at 17 N. Main Street, Smyrna, by Lynette Carey (left) and Dr. Grace Liu  on July 7 to discuss the possibility of creating a community learning center that would offer free mentoring workshops.... Read more

NOW HIRING Warehouse Associate

Dover, DE
07/12/2017 12:18 PM
Urban Furniture Outlet in Dover, DE is currently hiring for a part-time warehouse associate. Must be reliable, hardworking, and able to handle tools and lift 50+ lbs.... Read more

Del-One Federal Credit Union Merger

Dover, DE
07/11/2017 08:30 PM
A meeting of the membership of ICI America Federal Credit Union in New Castle County on July 11th resulted in a vote to merge with Del-One FCU.  ICI America FCU is a $2.6 million credit union with approximately 500 members.... Read more

First State Manufactured Housing Association 2017-2018 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Dover, DE
07/10/2017 08:20 PM
First State Manufactured Housing Association is pleased to announce four recipients of the Manufactured Housing Scholarship Award for 2017-2018.  The $4,000 award will be shared between the following four deserving recipients.... Read more

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Executive Appointments

Dover, DE
06/29/2017 08:00 AM
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today five executive appointments for team members of the corporate office  as well as for the Company’s  Chesapeake Utilities, Peninsula Energy Services Company (PESCO) and Sharp Energy business units.... Read more

Dover Interfaith Mission for Housing Aspires to Lead in Homeless Services in Kent County

Dover, DE
06/26/2017 11:44 AM
The Dover Interfaith Mission for Housing aspires to be the leader in homeless services in Kent County.  During 2016, shelter was provided to 312 men, with a record 70% achieving employment and stable housing.  Currently, Dover Interfaith houses 36 men in its shelter and 42 in supportive housing in four sites within Dover.  400 to 500 unique individuals utilize the daytime Resource Center annually.  This Center was developed with support from the Rotary Foundation as well as local Rotary Clubs.  These results are accomplished with just four full-time staff plus part-time evening and night supervisors.  Despite the small staff and efficient operation, funding is in peril and support is needed to sustain the organization.  For more details, see the website at or the Facebook page at Dover Interfaith Mission.... Read more

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