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Wednesday, July 15, 2020
The Lewis family is scheduled to hold a blood drive on Sunday, July 19 in honor of 11-month-old Boden Lewis.   Boden has a genetic disorder called Diamond Blackfan anemia (DBA), and regular blood transfusions have saved his life, said Amber Lewis, Boden’s mother. In all, Boden has received 16 red blood cell transfusions as part of his treatment at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Ted Williams Named a Trustee of ACEC BIT ACEC BIT: Engineered for Peace of Mind https://www.landmark-se.com/willliams-joins-acec-bit/  Newark, Del., July 7, 2020 Landmark Science & Engineering's President Ted C. Williams, PE, FACEC has been named a Trustee of ACEC BIT,  a Business Insurance Trust Program that makes business insurance, professional liability, risk management, and workers ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020
 In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic and concern for the health of our community, Easterseals is transforming its annual Volleyball Challenge to the “Easterseals/CAI VolleyBACK from COVID” virtual event. The event is critical to Easterseals as it struggles to recover from the impact of the coronavirus in order to move forward with its mission to provide life-changing services for children ...read more
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Aston - July 2, 2020 - Sun East Federal Credit Union recognizes and awards students in our community for their volunteer efforts that support the credit union’s philosophy of “People Helping People.” The awards, created as a benefit for schools that have a charter membership with Sun East Federal Credit Union, are for students who performed community service within the last year and had a positive ...read more
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Tuesday, July 07, 2020
Blood Bank of Delmarva is calling for blood donations to strengthen the region’s blood supply. With towns reopening and elective surgeries beginning, now is an important time to donate. Before COVID-19, mobile blood drives hosted by schools, organizations, and businesses made up around 40% of the region’s incoming blood supply, but all drives had to be cancelled during the past several months. ...read more
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Thursday, July 02, 2020
For Immediate Release                                                   June 29, 2020      DANA Annual Delaware Conference Goes Virtual; Focuses on Nonprofits Connecting to Overcome COVID Crisis Wilmington, DE – Each weekday from August 17-21, DANA – Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement will bring together philanthropy, business, government, nonprofit leaders and staff from across the ...read more
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Wednesday, July 01, 2020
For Immediate Release June 25, 2020 | Fulton, MD Offit Kurman was ranked in Construction Executive Magazine as one of the Top 50 Construction Law firms again in 2020. Offit Kurman sits at the same spot as it did last year – #37 – being recognized for their office locations, number of attorneys and staff, number of construction clients, areas of practice, and other categories to achieve its ...read more
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Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Barclays gets state funds to add 300+ jobsArticle is courtesy of the Delaware Business Times  WILMINGTON – In an about-face one year after announcing that it was moving nearly a third of its Delaware workforce to New Jersey, Barclays Bank received nearly $2.5 million from the state’s investment board Monday to expand operations here. The British bank, which has its U.S. headquarters along the ...read more
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Monday, June 29, 2020
*Article is courtesy of Delaware Business Times (DBT) Discover Bank gets another Outstanding on CRA assessmentJune 23, 2020 Share        GREENWOOD – Discover Bankhas received an Outstanding rating on its Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) review, a process that assesses banks’ record of helping to meet the credit needs of low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. It is the fifth time in six exam ...read more
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Thursday, June 25, 2020
We are now accepting reservations for group travel via Motor Coach! Please call our sales office at 302-454-7800 x2 or email sales@delexpress.com to discuss our new safety and cleaning protocals and to receive a quote.Our private ride service to airports, doctors' appointments, and ANYWHERE you need to go has continued uninterrupted throughout the Coronavirus situation ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24, 2020
With the help of a vibrant city and a series of 100-year-old photos, Short Order Production House took home two gold awards at the 2019-2020 Philadelphia Metro American Advertising Awards, known as the ADDYs.Short Order earned:GOLD“LiveWorkPlay: It’s Time, Wilmington”A series of three ads highlighting some of the best that Wilmington has to offer.Category: Local Television Commercial ...read more
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Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Discover Bankhas received an Outstanding rating on its Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) review, a process that assesses banks’ record of helping to meet the credit needs of low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. It is the fifth time in six exam cycles since 2004 that the bank, which is primarily a marketer and originator of credit cards and the operator of the Discover Network credit card ...read more
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Monday, June 22, 2020
Goldey-Beacom College (GBC), a member of the Counsel of Independent Colleges (CIC) Consortium since 2015, has signed an agreement with the CIC’s Online Course Sharing Consortium (OCSC) to offer additional courses to students.   “In this constantly-changing environment, our partnership with OCSC will enable Goldey-Beacom students to choose from thousands of online courses from other ...read more
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Tuesday, June 16, 2020
DART announced today their “Stuff The Bus” Food Drive in support of the Food Bank of Delaware COVID-19 relief efforts. The food drive will be collecting non-perishable donations for Delawareans in need of food assistance during this time of increased demand.  We are looking for the public’s help by stopping by one of the drop off locations with their non-perishable donation.   “Stuff The Bus” ...read more
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Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Farmers of Salem, a regional mutual insurance company founded in Salem County, N.J., in 1851, is relocating to Wilmington in 2021 and bringing 52 jobs to the city. An additional five jobs will be added by the company, which prides itself on providing superior service with personal attention, over the following three years.  Farmers of Salem plans to invest close to $5.6 million in the purchase ...read more
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