Market Report
DOVER — With the Colonial Pipeline still reeling from the effects of a cyberattack that shut it down Friday, motorists in East Coast markets — including Delaware — are feeling pain at the pump.
Development
MILFORD — In November, Caitlin and Brian Depelteau sold their house in Colorado to move to a home under construction in Milford’s West Shores subdivision, on the southeast side of town. But six months later, the military family with four kids will be bouncing between nightly rentals and relatives in Maryland, as they can’t move into their new home and the lease on their short-term rental is up.
Openings & Closings
GEORGETOWN — The Brick Hotel on The Circle, an icon in the heart of Georgetown, will have a different purpose this fall. Effective Oct. 1, the property on The Circle that presently houses the inn portion of The Brick, as well as The Counting House Restaurant & Pub, will serve as the location for the Delaware Department of Justice’s Sussex County office.
Business Organizations
MILFORD — The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Milford has announced its executive board for 2021. Angel Hodges had been named president, Jennie Hess has been named vice president, George …
REHOBOTH BEACH — The Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce will host an outdoor street market May 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendors will be set up in the Jungle Jim’s parking lot at 36944 Country Club Road.
Carol Everhart, president and CEO of the Rehoboth Beach – Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce, is urging officials to provide help for businesses that are suffering because of the pandemic. (Special …
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DOVER — When it comes to comfort food consumed during the COVID-19 pandemic, it appears as if the wing was king. However, the increased demand for chicken wings over the past 14 months has led to a nationwide shortage of the small but versatile pieces of poultry, which, when seasoned with hot sauce, teriyaki sauce, lemon pepper or a variety of dry rubs, are often the perfect companion to a night out or a sporting event.
MILTON — Jennifer Richburg has joined The Lisa Mathena Group, Inc. as a sales associate. “We look forward to the energetic …
REHOBOTH BEACH — CAPE Business Network presented a check for $1000 and over 1000 pounds of food to Gerrie Boisjoly, food rescue coordinator of Epworth United Methodist Church, Rehoboth Beach. …
SEAFORD — The importance of composting went public Saturday at the Bioenergy Innovation Center — home to long-running compost production and the future site for an anaerobic digester that will capture methane gas as marketable renewable energy.
BRIDGEVILLE — Connoisseurs of delectable desserts and healthy treats may want to circle May 14 on their television tune-in calendar. Local entrepreneur Katey Evans returns to ABC’s …
WILMINGTON — Anne Harper, executive director of Delaware Nature Society, will retire at the end of June. After a total of four years of service in two different roles, Ms. Harper will be …
GEORGETOWN — Change is coming to Georgetown’s northbound U.S. 113 corridor. Auto Pros, an automotive sales-service business operated by the Scherl family since June 2013, will be closing its doors this summer, paving the way for a nonautomotive business facilitated through Silicato Development.
GEORGETOWN — Although a March 17 public hearing by Sussex County’s Industrial Revenue Bond Committee — scheduled to address a bond-issuance request by Bioenergy Development Group DE LLC — was posted March 10, no one offered their comments.
NASSAU — The Local Campaign Organization of the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation has appointed James “Jim” DeMartino as their new coordinator. Mr. DeMartino will replace Bob …
Memorial Day weekend is the calendar date Clayton Theatre owner Joanne Howe plans to open doors to the iconic Dagsboro business, dark since closing last November due to COVID-19 challenges. Her …
MILFORD — The Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Fur Baby Pet Resort last week, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the business and its new location in Milford.
REHOBOTH BEACH — The Rehoboth Beach –Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of the Rehoboth Ale House on the Mile with a ribbon cutting ceremony. As a longtime …
OCEAN VIEW — Bear Trap Dunes, a semi-private golf course in Ocean View, Delaware has named Eric Mason as the club’s head golf professional and Jonathan Tupper as exeuctive chef. Mr. …
REHOBOTH BEACH — Danielle Panarello has been promoted to vice president of operations. Michael Dickinson, the former VP of Operations, was promoted to vice president of SoDel …
The Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce will holds the 38th Annual Spring Sidewalk Sale in May. The sale begins Friday, May 14 and ends on Sunday, May 16, running from 10 a.m. to 8 …