News for Human Interest

Wednesday, January 20, 2021
RideShare Delaware announces rebranding as Delaware Commute Solutions.  The RideShare Delaware program, first introduced in 1997, is rebranding with a new name, logo, and website.  Over the years, the program has evolved to provide commute options outside of just ridesharing or carpooling.  Since then, the name ‘rideshare’ has also evolved and become synonymous with one segment of ride hailing more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Multi-year Program Opens Eligibility to Small Businesses Owned by Black, Indigenous and People of Color  Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has announced the first round of Comcast RISE award recipients. More than 700 Black-owned businesses will receive consulting, media, and creative production services from Effectv, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, or technology upgrades from more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Sarah Ridgway Willoughby will be stepping down from her position as executive director of the Greater Wilmington Convention and Visitors Bureau at the end of June 2021. The Bureau is a 501c6 non-profit organization founded in 1978. It serves as New Castle County’s destination marketing organization, promoting the region’s tourism offerings to leisure travelers, business travelers, and planners more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Ted’s is now offering Family Meals of their famous Bison Short Ribs, Cedar Plank Salmon and Bison Meatloaf. Call your local Ted’s for details and to place your order today!
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
First new water tank in 50 years in North Wilmington   The current health crisis continues to underscore the need for all communities to have consistent and reliable access to clean and safe water. With this in mind, SUEZ is pleased to announce the completion and grand opening of its three million gallon ground water storage tank, which will improve service to thousands of drinking water more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, CPAs (BLS), a Top 300 accounting firm headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, earned the honor of being the only Delaware-based firm named on Forbes’ 2020 America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms List. Forbes partnered with Statista, a global market research firm, to create a list of the most recommended firms for tax and accounting services in the U.S. based on surveys of more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Diamond State Financial Group is pleased to announce that Joshua Shaver and C. Neil Stalter recently earned the Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation from the International Exit Planning Association (IEPA).  The Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation is a significant achievement and further establishes Joshua Shaver and Neil Stalter as expert exit planners in the marketplace more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 05, 2020
Staples is setting up a Business Directory at for businesses that support our local communities. This is free advertising for business owners on the Staples Connect website, and select businesses will be Spotlighted via in-store advertising for the Holiday Season.  to start the process Any interested businesses should email Marshall Belcher, Marketing Manager, at more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest
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 more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release