Month: September 2017

The Delaware Financial Literacy Institute on October 11 is holding a network event at the Chase Center on the Riverfront for its Money School program, which offers free classes in financial literacy and professional development. The event will focus on the possibilities of entrepreneurship to boost your life and career. Speakers include New Castle County…

(AP) — A Delaware judge is holding a hearing in an appeal involving three doctors who were disciplined by state regulators. Wednesday’s Superior Court hearing involves Steven Grossinger, Bruce Grossinger and Jason Brajer of Grossinger Neuropain Specialists, which has offices in Delaware and Pennsylvania. The three were reprimanded and fined last year by Delaware’s medical…

(AP) — A new report has given Delaware an “F” grade for its fiscal health. The analysis from Truth in Accounting claims the state had an $8.5 billion gap between assets and liabilities in 2016. The nonprofit group focuses on state budgets. Truth in Accounting said the burden on Delaware taxpayers rose by $6,600 per…

U.S. Senators Chris Coons and Tom Carper announced a series of grants this week to prevent youth substance abuse of tobacco, alcohol, prescription drugs and marijuana. An $89 million grant through the National Drug Control Policy’s Drug Free Community Support Program went to 719 local drug prevention groups across the country. In Delaware, Duffy’s Hope…

(AP) — Gov. John Carney is urging Delawareans to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Carney is embarking on a statewide “Eco Tour” to meet with outdoor experts and small-business owners and promote outdoor recreational activities for Delawareans and visitors this fall. Tuesday’s first stop is Bellevue Mansion at Bellevue State Park in Wilmington.…

The City of Wilmington is set to sign an agreement with Delaware State University and University of Delaware to cooperate on various projects to benefit residents and businesses in the city. Mayor Mike Purzycki, City Council President Hanifa Shabazz, Delaware State University President Harry Lee Williams and University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis will meet Wednesday, September…