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    (Video) Chemours CEO rings bell at NYSE as spin-off approaches

    DuPont officially spun off Chemours on Monday with the CEO of the company ringing the symbolic bell on the New York Stock Exchange. The company is being spun off from DuPont. The headquarters for now, is in Wilmington at the former DuPont Co. headquarters. DuPont is moving to the Chestnut Run Plaza site, just outside […]

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    (Photo gallery) Ice cream fest goers don’t let showers spoil a good time

    The New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park got off to a damp start on Saturday. Fest-goers donned their slickers and got out their umbrellas on a wet, cool day in late June. Ice cream and a variety of other treats were available along with tents that provided a refuge from showers that later […]

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    (Video) GoBabyGo cars to aid child mobility in Georgetown

    Easter Seals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore  announced the winner of its first “Bill Adami Fund for Innovation” award. Through the fund, Easter Seals Children’s Therapy department in Georgetown will be receiving 10 GoBabyGo cars, which are modified, ride-on cars to be used in therapy and on loan to families to encourage mobility and independence […]

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    Frontier flies away from New Castle Airport

    Frontier Airlines formally ended any immediate hopes for  service from New Castle Airport. “Frontier has pulled out of ILG because it wasn’t a profitable operation. If market conditions change, we may look at it again in the future,” spokesman Jim Faulkner stated in an email message. The airline had ceased service from the airport to Orlando […]

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    Capriotti’s reopening Hockessin location

    Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop is reopening its Hockessin location under new management. The sandwich shop is  returning to its original address at 120 Lantana Square, Hockessin To celebrate the reopening, Capriotti’s in Hockessin will be giving away 100 free nine-inch-long Bobbies to the first 100 customers on  Monday. The Bobbie, invented by a co-founder of the company, […]

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    Gridlock continues in Dover as wrangling derails transportation funding plan

    A plan to increase motor vehicle fees to deal with a looming gap in transportation funding fell two votes short Thursday with Republicans and Democrats blaming each other for the impasse. Republican senators issued the following statement: “We’re in agreement that we should fix our roads and maintain our infrastructure, that’s not the question at […]

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