The white limousine was out of place on Magill Road. Except for prom nights and funerals, this wasn’t a limousine kind of street. It was suburban, on the fringe of the island of Swarthmore, in the sea of working-class Delaware County, the armpit of America, as my father called it. Show More Summary
It turns out that corporate governance is about more than just lawyers endlessly droning on about Delaware law after all. Everywhere in the capital markets, large institutional investors are laser focused on what’s going on (or not going...Show More Summary
A Delaware man who allegedly tried to run over pizza worker who confronted him for unpaid bill charged with theft and aggravated menacing.
Sen. Bernie Sanders urged his delegates to the Democratic National Convention on Monday to help elect Hillary Clinton as president. —Delaware delegate Jeff Day: "From the atmosphere in that room, it's not looking like a unified Democratic...Show More Summary
Police officials in Dover, Delaware say a 6-year-old girl was tragically killed after being struck by a vehicle and pinned to a brick wall. According to Delaware Online, Anya Lorraine Jackson was attending a barbeque at her apartment complex, White Oak Condos located in the 1000 block of White Oak Road, with her family Wednesday,... Show More Summary
Dr. Haiqiang Chen of the University of Delaware is busy developing a device using ultraviolet (UV) light to kill foodborne pathogens on fresh produce in consumers’ homes and elsewhere. His UV light oven, which is about the size of a microwave oven, will combine UV light with stirred-up water to reduce Salmonella and other bacteria and viruses... Continue Reading
Today is July 22, which would have been Senator William Roth’s 95th birthday. The Delaware Republican is best known for sponsoring legislation to create Roth individual retirement accounts (Roth IRAs), which allows after-tax savings to be placed in an account to be withdrawn tax-free in the future, subject to certain limitations. Show More Summary
The Delaware solar renewable energy credit (SREC) program, SRECDelaware, recently announced the results of its 2016 Procurement. This year, procurement was marked by a higher than anticipated volume of SRECs produced by new systems between 25kW and 2MW in capacity. In response, Delaware’s state utility, Delmarva, decided to buy the resulting 2446 excess SRECs.
On April 26, Pennsylvania held their presidential and congressional primaries. One of the hottest Democratic primaries was in the extreme southeast of the state, PA-07-- parts of Delaware, Chester, Montgomery and Berks counties (Joe Sestak's old district) currently held by 3-term, garden variety Republican Pat Meehan. Show More Summary
Day 101 Start: Delaware Water Gap Finish: Campsite a mile past Beaver Pond AT Miles Hiked Today: 14.9 Overall AT Miles Hiked: 1,307.9 Miles To Go Until Katahdin: 881.2 I slept like a rock in our hotel room in Delaware Water Gap. We had the option of a free hostel downtown, but I’m so glad Reindeer and......
The term ?dark humor? was coined in 1935 to describe a subgenre of comedy in which pleasure arises from topics generally considered taboo. In recent years, a number of artists of African descent have deployed dark humor to question history, matters of identity, viewer expectations, and the currency of cultural and racial stereotypes. Show More Summary
Pennsylvania had taken its toll on us. We had pressed big miles over treacherous terrain in order to get to Delaware Water Gap on time for Helter Skelter. Once we reached New Jersey, the rocks began to subside, but our feet ached and our hearts were heavy from losing our friend. As luck would have......
Day 96 Start: Blue Mountain Road Trailhead / Hamburg Finish: Eckville Shelter AT Miles Hiked Today: 14.5 Overall AT Miles Hiked: 1,232.0 Miles To Go Until Katahdin: 956.0 I woke up expecting a bit of a headache from the late night of beer, pool and karaoke, but surprisingly I was feeling great! I went down to breakfast......
Police on Wednesday found Gregory Parker, 52, at Lexington Ave. and E. 54th St., officials said. He was wanted in the Jan. 28 murder of Shawn Spence.
This post originally appeared in the Huffington Post. My name is Sarah McBride, I’m 25 years old, a native of Wilmington, Delaware, a proud graduate of American University, a movie buff, a policy nerd, a sister and a daughter. It took...Show More Summary
The term “dark humor” was coined in 1935 to describe a subgenre of comedy in which pleasure arises from topics generally considered taboo. Dark Humor: African American Art from the University Museums, University of Delaware presents works that employ subversive humor to question cultural and racial stereotypes.
With some private funding and a few mechanical vaginas, the face of birth control might be changing.
Do you want to become pregnant in the next year? It’s a telling question, and one that women of reproductive age in Delaware will be asked at doctor’s appointments going forward, even at primary care providers.“If the answer is yes, then great; we can get them into preconception care right ... More »
It has been rumored on BC message boards for weeks, but Wednesday Eric Hoffses and others confirmed that the Delaware's Maurice Jeffers will transfer to BC for his fifth year. The big man adds some frontline depth and experience to the team, but won't be a season changer. Show More Summary