Month: March 2018

Grace Stockley knew she’d found a home with FideliTrade when company president Jonathan Potts assured her that the fledgling precious metals trading company would offer an opportunity to carve out a unique career. “He told us, ‘If you want to be at a place where you know you make a difference every day, then this is…

(AP) — Democratic lawmakers are introducing legislation to raise the age for all firearm purchases in Delaware to 21. The proposal comes in the wake of last month’s school shooting in Florida and echoes efforts in other states and decisions by Wal-Mart and Pittsburgh-based Dick’s Sporting Goods to raise the age for all gun purchases.…

The Delaware Prosperity Partnership (DPP) has appointed William Kurt Foreman as its first president and CEO. The selection followed a months-long search that began with the formation of the public-private partnership in early 2017. Foreman currently leads the 16-person economic development team at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce. His group serves the needs…

Rehoboth Beach Mayor Paul Kuhs joined 233 mayors from 46 states in expressing his support for the Clean Power Plan — the state-by-state framework for reducing carbon emissions mandated by the Environmental Protection Agency.  . The letter comes as EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt attempts to dismantle the Obama-era plan for addressing climate change, despite its…

AP) — State environmental officials say more contamination has been found in private wells in a southern Delaware town where residents were advised last month not to drink the water. Officials say sampling of 41 private wells in Blades has found elevated levels of perfluorinated compounds in three of them. A fourth well had a…

Draper Media has expanded further into radio with the acquisition of MTS Broadcasting in Cambridge, Maryland, which comprises WAAI-FM, WTDK-FM, WCEM-FM and WCEM-AM. “Our audience will have more choices for music, information about local events and more access to WBOC’s local news and weather with the addition of these four radio stations,” said Craig Jahelka,…