Category: News Updates

Gov. Jack Markell joined hundreds who celebrated the graduation of 50 Delawareans who completed the Generation USA Youth Employment Program, a partnership with the McKinsey Social initiative, and are on the path to securing employment in a variety of in-demand fields. Today’s ceremony at the  Clarion Hotel’s Belle Golden Ballroom recognized individuals who have completed training…

The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition’s 19th Annual Breast Cancer Update is scheduled tomorrow at The Rollins Center at Dover Downs Hotel. This free one-day educational symposium features leading medical experts and other speakers discussing current topics in breast cancer diagnosis, treatment, detection and survivorship. More than 250 attendees have registered to attend. The focus will…

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Wilmington officials have passed legislation that requires some city employees to disclose overdue parking tickets, back water bills and delinquent taxes. Mayor Dennis P. Williams says he will sign the ordinance, which was unanimously approved by those in attendance at the City Council meeting Thursday night. The legislation requires elected and…

U.S. Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE), along with senators Cory Gardner (R-CO), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) have introduced the Support Startup Businesses Act, which would create a pilot program that allows awardees of federal research and development grants to use a portion of that funding to create a startup business. Specifically, the bill authorizes Small Business Innovation…

WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, announced it has obtained all required approvals to acquire Penn Liberty Financial Corp. (Penn Liberty). Approvals included Penn Liberty shareholder approval, regulatory approval from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Pennsylvania Department of Banking as well as a waiver from the Board…