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Date Posted: Monday, March 4th, 2019

Small business owners already know Delaware is a great place to live. A new survey from Gallup Inc. shows that lots of other people agree. A new Gallup National Health and Well-Being Index ranks Delaware #8 in the U.S. It was the only state in the Mid-Atlantic region to place in the top 10. Gallup surveyed […]


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Date Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

A Wilmington restaurant and a chef from a restaurant in Lewes are contenders for the prestigious James Beard Awards, it was announced Wednesday. Bardea Food & Drink on Market Street in downtown Wilmington is a semifinalist for Best New Restaurant. Matthew Kern of Heirloom in Lewes is a semifinalist in the Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic category. The finalists […]


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Date Posted: Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Looking to increase your sales to large Delaware companies? Then attend an upcoming Make Me a Match session. On Tuesday, the Delaware Division of Small Business, New Castle County, New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, NCCCC Emerging Enterprise Center and YWCA Delaware offered the first in a series of daylong programs where small business owners connect with representatives […]


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Date Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Construction on a new Claymont Regional Transportation Center is scheduled to start this spring, a project that once completed will boost economic development in northern New Castle County. Gov. John Carney, joined by U.S. Senator Tom Carper, U.S. Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester, Delaware Secretary of Transportation Jennifer Cohan and Delaware Transit Corp. CEO John Sisson, gave an […]


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Date Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

U.S. News & World report says Delaware is among the 10 best states in the nation for business, coming it at No. 6. In determining which states offer the best environment for business, the magazine looked at a number of factors including the patents issued per capita, tax burden and rate of new business formation. The […]


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Date Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Real estate development projects in Wilmington, Dover and Milford will share in a new round of funding announced Wednesday by Gov. John Carney and the Delaware State Housing Authority. The state’s Downtown Development District program will distribute a total of $4.6 million in rebates to eight projects in the three cities. The DDD program provides a rebate to developers […]


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Date Posted: Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Science-based startups have until March 31 to enter the competition to win a one-year DuPont FastPass at the Delaware Innovation Space in Wilmington. The winning company will receive a prize packages valued at $50,000 including one year of free access to the Delaware Innovation Space’s chemistry material science incubator or biotech incubator including lab space […]


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Date Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2019

First State Community Loan Fund is seeking applications for funding from  its Corridor Revitalization Fund. The program provides loans of up to $25,000 for eligible business projects along Market Street in Wilmington and in the surrounding area. The funding is in the form of a forgivable loan of up to five years. No payments are due […]


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Date Posted: Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

An analysis by the New Jersey Business and Industry Association, a business advocacy group, found Delaware had the most competitive business climate in a seven-state region stretching from Maryland to Massachusetts. NJBIA looked at six factors important to business owners: minimum wage the top state income tax rate the top corporate income tax rate the state […]


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Date Posted: Friday, January 11th, 2019

The New Castle County Office of Economic Development is now accepting applications for its new First Founders Accelerator program. The course is a collaboration between the county and local entrepreneur Garry Johnson III. The 12-week course is a boot camp for New Castle County residents from underrepresented communities who want to learn how to build […]


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