Category: News Updates

(AP) — A Delaware pharmaceutical company has won a lawsuit alleging a high-ranking scientist stole company secrets and shared them with a Silicon Valley startup, but will not receive any damages. The News Journal reports a jury ruled Wednesday that Flexus Biosciences had “misappropriated” an Incyte Corp. trade secret, but that Flexus hadn’t been “unjustly…

On October 30th, Delaware Technical and Community College held a meet and greet to introduce its new vice president and campus director, Dr. Lora Johnson. After a brief introduction by President Dr. Mark Brainard, Johnson shared her vision for Del Tech’s Wilmington Campus before opening the floor to questions from community partners and decision-makers. Johnson…

(AP) — Hundreds of inmates from Delaware’s maximum-security prison, the site of a deadly inmate uprising last year, will be transferred to Pennsylvania in an effort to reduce overtime for severely understaffed correctional officers, officials said Wednesday. The head of the union representing Delaware correctional officers criticized the move, saying the department needs to commit…

(AP) _ Artesian Resources Corp. (ARTNA) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $3.9 million. The Newark, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 42 cents per share. The water resource management company posted revenue of $21.9 million in the period. Artesian Resources shares have decreased slightly more than 1 percent since the beginning of the…

By Jon Hurdle Delaware business leaders honored a local bleach manufacturer, a one-person marketing company, a group of CPAs, and the Delaware Humane Association on Nov. 7 with this year’s Superstars in Business awards. The event, hosted by Delaware State Chamber of Commerce, also gave its Marvin S. Gilman Bowl – which commemorates the renowned…

Christiana Care Health System has replaced its inpatient Behavioral Health Unit at Wilmington Hospital with an expanded facility that provides state-of-the-art medical and behavioral health care. “The new inpatient Behavioral Health Unit at Wilmington Hospital reflects the Christiana Care Way of serving our neighbors as expert, caring partners,” said Chief Operating Officer Sharon Kurfuerst, Ed.D.,…

While completing a fellowship at the Office of the Federal Public Defender in Alexandria, Virginia, attorney Erica Marshall learned about disparities in federal case outcomes. “Black men are likely to receive a sentence that is 20 percent longer than the sentences for their white counterparts—and that’s after controlling for the crime they committed, as well…