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Sunday | Cape Gazette

Benefit dinner set Nov. 7 for Veterans Trust Fund

A benefit dinner for the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund is on the books for Friday, Nov. 7, at Dover's Modern Maturity Center.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Washington Times

No incumbent advantage in Delaware treasurer race

Delaware's race for state treasurer is becoming more focused on experience and qualifications now that Chip Flowers has said he will not run for re-election, leaving no one with the built-in advantage of being an incumbent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tom Carper, US News, US Senate, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cape Gazette

Planning for a stronger workforce

In a recent interview, Gov. Jack Markell listed issues his administration thinks about each day: a transportation infraA structure needing attention, rivers and streams so polluted they aren't fit for swimA ming, and one of the highest per capita prison populations in a nation with one of the highest prison populations in the world.

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ABC15.com

50-state look at Common Core in the US

The state school board folded Common Core into the state's College and Career Ready Standards for public schools and has been defending the decision ever since.

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Related Topix: US News, Alabama, Country, Education Etc., US Governors, Jan Brewer, Jerry Brown

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Flowers Officially Out of Del. Treasurer Race

Two weeks after tearfully announcing that he was ending his re-election campaign, state treasurer Chip Flowers is officially out of the race.

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Cape Gazette

Friends of Delaware Veterans enlists in Chamber of Commerce

Dave Skocik, president of Friends of Delaware Veterans, center, prepares to cut the ribbon.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The News Journal

Most child immigrants placed in Sussex

The vast majority of child migrants placed with families in Delaware are living in Sussex County, according to new figures released this week by the Most child immigrants placed in Sussex The vast majority of child migrants placed with families in Delaware are living in Sussex County, according to new figures released this week by the Check out ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The News Journal

Myron Steele headlining Townsend fundraiser

Myron Steele, the former chief justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, is scheduled to speak at a fundraiser tonight for freshman Democratic Sen. Myron Steele headlining Townsend fundraiser Myron Steele, the former chief justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, is scheduled to speak at a fundraiser tonight for freshman Democratic Sen. Check out this ... (more)

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WMDT

DE Governor Signs Bill On Sudden Cardiac Arrest

A bill signed into law by Gov. Jack Markell aims to protect student athletes from sudden cardiac arrest.

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WMDT

Governor Implements Cardiac Arrest Precautions

Sudden cardiac arrest is the number one cause of death among student athletes. This, a frightening statistic outlined in a statement released by the office of Governor Jack Markell.

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WMDT

Workers Compensation Oversight Panel Begins Work

A state panel established to oversee efforts to keep workers compensation rates in Delaware affordable is getting down to work.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The News Journal

Research and development tax credit expands in Delaware

A bill signed Monday by Gov. Jack Markell will expand the amount of tax credits available to businesses for research and development.

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WMDT

DE Governor Signs Bill On Sudden Cardiac Arrest

A bill signed into law by Gov. Jack Markell aims to protect student athletes from sudden cardiac arrest.

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The News Journal

Chip Flowers delays withdraw from primary

Chip Flowers delays withdraw from primary State elections commissioner accuses treasurer of making "mockery" of election Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1p9QLw1 State Treasurer Chip Flowers has yet to formally withdraw from his re-election campaign, more than a week after saying he planned to abandon his re-election ... (more)

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CE News

Realigned I-495 Bridge is open in both directions

Wilmington, Del. - The northbound lanes of I-495 through Wilmington were reopened to traffic following the successful realignment of the I-495 Bridge spanning the Christina River, Delaware Secretary of Transportation Shailen Bhatt announced.

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PropertyProf Blog

Who Owns Your iTunes Library After You Die?

The fate of your online life after death is a sensitive topic, and one both the law and technology companies have struggled with how to handle.

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Related Topix: Libraries, US Governors, Delaware Government, Delaware, Startups, Facebook

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Delaware Workers Compensation Oversight Panel Begins Work

A state panel established to oversee efforts to keep workers compensation rates in Delaware affordable is getting down to work.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Friends of Delaware Veterans Enlists in the Chamber of Commerce

The Friends of Delaware Veterans, Inc., has joined forces with the Central Delaware Chamber of Commerce to help spread the word about their mission to help Delaware's veterans.

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JD Journal

Digital Assets Now Transferred to Heirs in Delaware

Summary : Delaware has become the first state to pass a law allowing heirs to inherit digital access to online accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, and other services.

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Cape Gazette

Friends and colleagues remember Matt Haley

Matt Haley, shown here in a photo made two days before he left for India, died as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

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