• The giant fry pan. Photo from Delmarva Poultry Industry.

    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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    A call for enhanced entertainment options in Newark

    Here are Doug’s thoughts: News of the closing of Mojo Main served as a reminder of a missing piece in the turnaround of downtown Newark: a night spot with the legendary appeal of The Stone Balloon. Mojo was a music venue and dining spot that operated…

  • NBRS

    (Updated) Federal Reserve orders sale or capital injection for NBRS bank

    The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve have ordered the NBRS Financial, based in the northeastern Maryland community of Rising Sun to find a buyer or take other steps to boost capital in the next 60 days  after it failed  to come up with a  plan. The bank was formerly  known as the National […]

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