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    Wilmington ranks fifth in solar energy capacity

    Wilmington again has been named one of the nation’s “Solar Stars,” a ranking of top cities in the U.S. for solar energy. In the report, Shining Cities – Harnessing the Benefits of Solar Energy in America, released   by Environment America Research & Policy Center, Wilmington is ranked first in the South Atlantic region and 5th […]

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    Wegmans opening in November; Plans call for 175 full-time workers

    Wegmans Food Markets is hiring and training employees for its massive new store in Glen Mills, PA, north of the Delaware line. The company announced it will hire a total of 525 people, with 500 hired locally. Of that number, 175 will work full time. Wegmans is now seeking to fill those positions and will […]

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    Check out the March 25-April 1 edition of the Business Bulletin

    Want 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 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 […]

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    (Photo gallery) Better Business Bureau Delaware marks 50th anniversary

    The Better Business Bureau of Delaware is taking time out to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The mission of educating businesses and  consumers while providing a  way for businesses and consumers to resolve disputes has not changed during the past half century. Local businesses formed the BBB as a way to encourage honest business practices and […]

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    WDEL acquiring KISS FM spot on the dial

    Long-time AM news and talk station WDEL is headed to the FM world. Delmarva Broadcasting President Julian “Pete” Booker said the company is expected to close next week on the sale of an AM and FM frequencies operated by QC Communications, Wilmington. QC operates KISS 101.7, which has a rhythm and blues/hip-hop format. That frequency […]

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    DuPont CEO comes out swinging in rebuke of Peltz’s proxy slate

    DuPont has come out swinging in a proxy fight with investor Trian, taking note of the bankruptcy of one of the investments of the firm. In a letter to shareholders CEO Ellen Kullman highlighted the performance of the company and took  a few swipes at the New York investment firm that owns less than 5 percent […]

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