Category: Government

(AP) — A proposed amendment to Delaware’s constitution guaranteeing equal rights based on sex has won final legislative approval. Senators voted 16-to-5 Wednesday for the measure, which passed the House 35-to-6 last week. The legislation, considered by some to be symbolic, was introduced and approved last year but required passage in consecutive General Assemblies. The…

Local nonprofits face uncertain 2019

By Peter Osborne Special to Delaware Business Times Call it the Law of Unintended Consequences: The deep cuts the Delaware General Assembly imposed on nonprofits in 2017 have put those organizations in a better position to cope with the uncertainty of the new federal tax bill, concerns about a possible recession entering 2019, and the…

New Castle County today announced that it has partnered with 1313 Innovation, the Emerging Enterprise Center and area business mentors to offer an intensive 12-week business accelerator program to underrepresented entrepreneurs. First Founder’s Accelerator will feature instruction, one-on-one mentorship and hands-on help building the foundation for successful companies. “We win the future when our local…