Category: News Updates

Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) on Thursday launched its new brand “Heart of DART,” which will be running in media statewide. The new brand features DART employees explaining how they make a difference in the lives of DART customers. The campaign will highlight stories about both customers and employees and how DART impacts their lives. “I…

(AP) _ Chemours Co. (CC) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $142 million. On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 81 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.05 per share. The results matched Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research…

Gov. John Carney and the Delaware State Housing Authority (DSHA) on Thursday announced that eight new downtown revitalization projects in Milford, Dover and Wilmington will receive $4.6 million in rebate funding through Delaware’s Downtown Development Districts (DDD) program. Established in May 2014, the DDD program was created to spur private capital investment in commercial business…

(AP) — State environmental officials say a southern Delaware poultry processing facility with a history of wastewater violations has reported an accidental discharge of up to 1 million gallons of partially treated wastewater. Officials say Arkansas-based Mountaire Farms reported that the release was discovered about 5 a.m. Wednesday after a wastewater system component failed. Mountaire…

McConnell Johnson Real Estate and WiredScore, which measures internet connectivity in office buildings, on Tuesday announced the first certified properties in the state of Delaware. Gov. John Carney, Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzyckiand New Castle County Executive Matthew Meyer joined Scott Johnson, McConnell Johnson Real Estate partner, for the announcement. Two office towers in Wilmington’s downtown…

The March 29, 2016, edition of Delaware Business Times included my article headlined “If there’s one sure thing in divorce, it’s taxes.” The article outlined some of the ways a divorce may affect an individual tax return. Those areas included alimony, dependency exemptions and itemized deductions. The impact of divorce on taxes shifted dramatically on…