Local business
The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce is set to host its highly anticipated annual Awards for Excellence Celebration on Thursday from 5:30-9 p.m. in Dover.
MILFORD — The Food Bank of Delaware’s president and CEO believes the state “is going backwards in terms of the number of Delawareans who are food-insecure.” Cathy …
Development
DOVER — Many Delawareans do not have access to healthy food because they live in a food desert. On Tuesday, the Delaware State Senate voted unanimously to approve a bill that aims to …
Business Organizations
DOVER — Business and event center The Hive on Loockerman is ready for clients after a Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting Friday. “We live in central Delaware, in a …
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DOVER — The Hive on Loockerman is beginning to buzz, as it prepares to officially open its business center and meeting space this week. Chevonne Boyd, owner of the 28 W. Loockerman St. …
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GOVERNMENT
A civil engineering and planning consultant outlined a proposal regarding rules for marijuana retail in Dover city limits Tuesday, but officials decided to defer the discussion after some debate.
ENVIRONMENT
The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental control has announced that sign-ups are now open for the Kent Conservation District’s Cover Crop Cost-Share Program.   …
BUSINESS
Though she wasn’t sure when, Alisha McCanney had been planning to open a second location for her counseling facility in Middletown. Now, thanks to recently awarded state assistance, her hoped-for arrival date in the Bunker Hill Professional Centre is mid-September.
Healthcare
DOVER — Rather than just watch the old Blue Hen Mall sit empty and deteriorate over time, Bayhealth has breathed new life into the once-popular shopping destination. With its soon-to-open …
TRANSPORTATION
The Dover/Kent County Metropolitan Planning Organization has completed the initial input phase of Innovations 2050, an examination of the next 25 years of transportation infrastructure in the area.
SELBYVILLE — Avery Hall Insurance Group announces the grand opening and ribbon cutting of its new office in Selbyville on June 25 in conjunction with the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of …
DOVER — The Downtown Dover Partnership is seeking input from residents as it plans for the future of transportation in the city. The organization will host an open house Monday from 3-5 …
MILLSBORO — This is a time of year that Laura Brittingham relishes, a chance to open her fourth-generation family farm to the public and welcome them to relax and experience a day on the farm. …
DOVER – The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 850 held a ceremony Monday in honor of Memorial Day. It was originally planned to take place in Veterans Memorial Park but was later moved to …
Where are you in the process of owning and operating a business? Is it still a vivid dream that keeps you awake at night or are you facing obstacles in registering, staffing or paperwork?
DOVER — A State of Delaware program that helps small businesses start or grow during the first few years of operation reached 100 grants distributed Thursday, a news release said.
DOVER — Bally’s Dover Casino Resort recently donated $6,000 to the Delaware Council on Gambling Problems. Nick Polcino, vice president and general manager of Bally’s Dover, …
DOVER — It’s not every day a U.S. presidential candidate’s team calls a small business to ask to visit. But that’s exactly what happened when representatives of Johnny …
The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce will meet with the community at its Sunset Business Mixer on May 29 at the newly renovated Hampton Inn Milford (100 Lighthouse Estates Drive).
DOVER — Changes to Loockerman Street, the main artery that runs through the city’s downtown, are coming soon. As soon as the summer of 2025, bulldozers and backhoes will tear up the …
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