• Dover Downs

    Loss widens at Dover Downs Gaming

    Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. moved deeper into  the loss column in the first quarter of  2014. The net loss was $1,053,000 compared with a loss of $283,000 for the first quarter of 2013. Dover Downs and other casino operators have been seeking relief from the high percentage of revenues taken by the state. Delaware moved  from having one of [...]

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    Check out the April 23-30 issue of the Business Bulletin

    The 2016 race for governor is two years away, but Beau Biden, continuing his unpredictable political course announced he plans to seek the post and not run again for his current post of Attorney General. That led Matt Denn to announce plans to seek the top legal job in the state.  What is this? But [...]

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    JP Morgan Chase buying AstraZeneca south campus

    What is this? Financial services giant JP Morgan Chase is purchasing the a portion of the office complex of AstraZeneca. AstraZeneca confirmed the expected sale on Wednesday morning and issued the following: “AstraZeneca has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with JPMorgan Chase & Co for the sale of AstraZeneca’s south campus (including the [...]

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

    What is this? 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 [...]

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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. What is this? 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 [...]

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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. What is this? First organized as a one-time backdrop for a national competition to develop a better meat type chicken, the event continued [...]

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