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    DuPont Experimental Station to get natural gas service

    In coming weeks,  Delmarva Power will begin a natural gas expansion project funded by DuPont Co.  to establish service for the DuPont Experimental Station near Wilmington. The research site’s boilers use fuel oil, an energy source that was once less expensive than natural gas. Converting the DuPont Experimental Station to natural gas has environmental benefits, according to […]

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    (Gallery) Three notables to receive Common Wealth Awards

      (Jon Bon Jovi photo courtesy of Harpo, Inc.) Three notables  will be honored for their lifetime accomplishments with the 36th Annual Common Wealth Awards of Distinguished Service. The awards recognize individuals who have enriched modern culture through their professional and personal endeavors. The 2015 Common Wealth Award recipients are: –  Jon Bon Jovi, lead […]

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    Comcast drops Time-Warner Cable merger

    Tyler Yip / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND  Comcast  Friday walked away from  its controversial bid to acquire Time-Warner cable. Comcast issued the following statement from CEO Brian Roberts: “Today, we move on. Of course, we would have liked to bring our great products to new cities, but we structured this deal so that if the government didn’t […]

  • April 22, 2015

    Check out the April 22-28, 2015 issue of the Business Bulletin

    Want to  catch up on local business news? CLICK HERE  for the latest edition of the Bulletin, which comes free of charge in an easy-to-read format ideal for your laptop, tablet or smartphone with a larger screen. The Bulletin is published weekly and provides the freshest business news. If you cannot access the Bulletin link, CLICK HERE to […]

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    Dining: A quick trip to the new DiFebo’s in Rehoboth; Food truck for Drip Cafe

    A decision to make a quick trip to Rehoboth on a  beautiful day  led us to walk through a part of the  handsome  residential area in the beach  town. On our way back to the beach, we stumbled across DiFebo’s, the new restaurant at the former of long-time Italian dining spot, Adriatico. DiFebo’s  has been operating […]

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    Essay: A swift or lengthier end to the DuPont we once knew

    One of the buzz words you hear these   days  is “storytelling,”  the modern-day equivalent to  sitting around the campfire. The goal is to tell compelling tales that will grip the imagination and tug at one’s emotions. In the digital era, the campfire is online, but at times extends to the legacy media as it grasps […]

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