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    First State Manufacturing SBA national award winner

    First State Manufacturing, owned by  Eli and Sher Valenzuela, have been named the SBA National  Champion in the 8(a) graduate category. First State provides upholstering and insulating services to the U.S. military and many commercial entities. According to the SBA, the company has   saved the US taxpayer millions of dollars by providing on time delivery of services at  prices […]

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    Jobless rate drops to 4.6 percent

    The unemployment rate for Delaware in March fell to 4.6 percent from 4.8 percent in January, the state Labor Department reported on Friday. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in March was 4.6 percent, down from 4.8 percent in February.  That added up to 21,000 unemployed Delawareans in March 2015 compared to 26,700 in March 2014. […]

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    (Photo gallery) SolarCity opens operations center near Newark

    S SolarCity, Thursday, cut the ribbon at its second operations center in the Pencader Corporate Center in the Glasgow area south of Newark. On hand were local government officials and Gov. Jack Markell. The ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted by the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce. SolarCity opened its first Delaware operations center in […]

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    Check out the April 15-April 21, 2015 edition 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 or tablet. The Bulletin is published weekly and provides the freshest business news. If you cannot access the Bulletin link, CLICK HERE to view this edition and others. […]

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    3 Beaver Valley Road office building sells for nearly $62 million

    An office building  on the northern edge of Delaware has been sold for nearly $62 million. Medistar Corp. acquired a 264,000-square-foot office building at 3 Beaver Valley Road in Wilmington, Del., for $61.8 million, marking the first mid-Atlantic investment for the Houston-based developer and investor. The Class A building is 94-percent occupied with Farmers Insurance Exchange […]

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    Whiting Turner selected as contractor for $250 million Milford health campus

    Bayhealth has selected Whiting-Turner Contracting Company for construction management of the $250 million health campus project in Milford. The contractor, based in Baltimore, has an office in Newark. As the construction manager, Whiting-Turner will oversee construction and collaborate with the project team on this 165-acre project, which is scheduled to open in 2018. They will […]

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