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    (Highlight video) Deadline near for ticket purchases for Gridiron Dinner

    An event that takes a satirical look at institutions in the state is back for the 23rd time. The annual Gridiron Dinner & Show is slated for May 3 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Chase Center on the Riverfront. The fund-raising event takes pokes at the institutions and the political elite in [...]

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    Delaware jobless rate drops to 5.9%

    Delaware’s unemployment rate  for February and March stood at 5.9 percent, the lowest figure since the latter part of  2008. The rate was revised down was from 6 percent in February and marked the 10th straight month without an increase in the jobless rate. The last time, the jobless rate was below 6 percent was in October [...]

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    Final Delmarva Chicken Festival to be held in June

    The Delmarva Chicken Festival, a tradition on the Delmarva Peninsula since 1948, will make it 65th and final run on June 20-21 at the Queen Anne’s County 4-H Park near Centreville, Maryland. First organized as a one-time backdrop for a national competition to develop a better meat type chicken, the event continued as a popular [...]

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    Biden sets stage for 2016 run for governor

    Attorney General Beau Biden set the stage for a run for governor in 2016 by deciding not to seek re-election for the top legal post. (Photo with his father, Vice President Joe Biden,  is from Biden’s Facebook page after he underwent  an apparent  surgical procedure in Texas and returned to Delaware). Biden issued the following [...]

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    Check out the April 16-22.14 edition of The Business Bulletin

    On another busy business week, a bank in Cecil County, Md. faces a 60-day deadline to find capital or a buyer. In the meantime, convenience store giant Wawa celebrates its golden anniversary and an office complex in Dover sells for $30. These are only a few of the stories in this week’s Bulletin. The Bulletin  comes every [...]

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    Video: Wawa celebrates its 50th anniversary and announces new foundation

    Fifty years ago, Wawa, Inc. opened its   first store at 1212 MacDade Boulevard in Folsom, Pa., near the Philadelphia International Airport. In honor of this  milestone, Wawa is kicking-off its 50th anniversary in retail this  week at the original store and in Philadelphia. Wawa’s former President and CEO and current Vice Chairman, Howard Stoeckel  [...]

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