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    Check out the March 4-10, 2015 edition of the Business Bulletin

    Patrick Harker will step down as president of the University of Delaware to take the top post at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. For more details on this story and to catch up on all of the week’s  business news, CLICK HERE for the latest edition of the Bulletin, which comes free of charge in an easy-to-read […]

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    (Updated) Crews prepare for what could be the heaviest snow of the season

    A Winter Storm Warning is in effect Thursday morning as crews prepared for an all-day battle and the governor advised employers to closely watch conditions. Temperatures remained above freezing during the night, but dropped toward the freezing mark during the morning commute. Traffic was light as government offices and schools were closed. Gov. Jack Markell […]

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    Study indicates Delaware Tech offers a good return on investment

    An independent study on the value of Delaware Technical Community College, validates the  role Delaware Tech plays in Delaware’s economy, according to a college release. The report indicates that Delaware taxpayers see a rate of return of nine percent on their investment in Delaware Technical Community College. The overall impact of Delaware Tech on the […]

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    University of Delaware President to take top job at Philadelphia Federal Reserve

    University of Delaware President Patrick Harker will step down from the post to take the top job at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. The regional Fed post  is one of the more powerful positions in the nation, since Harker will at some point sit on the Open Market Committee, which sets monetary policy. Harker’s  decision to […]

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    Storm leaves coating of ice in northern Delaware

    Snow, followed by a coating of ice, made driving dangerous Sunday The   nasty mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain, with ice accumulations of one quarter to one-third of an inch in northern Delaware. A DelDOT snow plow caused a shutdown of Route 141 Sunday after it snagged some low-hanging overhead electrical wires with its raised […]

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    4 arrested in robbery-slaying of Newark real estate appraiser, wife

    Four people have been arrested  in connection with the asphyxiation  deaths of a well-known Newark-area real estate appraiser and his wife. According to news services, the victims were identified as Earl Loomis, 79 and his wife, Maryann, 76. News of the  identities of the couple had been making the rounds in Delaware’s real estate community. However, the sheriff’s […]

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