Federal Survey Shows Small Businesses Struggling, Many Delawareans Expecting Less

Small Business Pulse Survey Phase 2 Weekly Data Release OCT. 15, 2020 — The U.S. Census Bureau today released new data from the second phase of the experimental Small Business Pulse Survey. Data collection began Aug. 9, 2020. Results will be released weekly starting Aug. 20 through Oct. 15, 2020. The second phase includes questions on the […]

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★★★ DELAWARE’S NEW VOTING MACHINES★★ ★

 Delaware will be voting on ExpressVote XL. The ExpressVote XL Universal Voting System both marks and tabulates votes in one full-face voting unit. It includes a voter-verifiable paper record that is digitally scanned for tabulation on the ExpressVote XL itself   http://ExpressVote XL How do I request Department of Elections demonstrate the ExpressVoteXL at my organization? […]

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Wrongful-death lawsuit involving Carney’s son settled

DOVER — Gov. John Carney’s son has reached a settlement in a wrongful death lawsuit involving a fraternity pledge at Clemson University. In court documents filed last month in Pickens County, South Carolina, the parents of the late Tucker William Hipps indicated they had settled with Samuel Carney, several other individuals, Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity […]

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Biden’s Bad Retirement Plan 👎

‘Tens of millions of people’ could lose their plans as a result of the proposed change, one industry expert estimated A frequently overlooked part of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s platform would upend the traditional tax preferences of retirement accounts like 401(k) plans — a change that industry experts warned could force some small companies to cut those benefits. Biden has vowed to convert the current deductibility of […]

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Delaware jobless rate falls to 8.2%

Delaware’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in September 2020 fell to 8.2 percent, down from 8.9 percent in August. A record-high 40,400 unemployed Delawareans in September 2020, more than double the 19,300 in September 2019. In September 2020, seasonally adjusted nonfarm employment was 428,800 up from 426,700 in August.  Since September 2019, Delaware’s total nonfarm jobs […]

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The Sussex County Clerk of the Peace Norman “Jay” Jones is hosting a Children’s Drive-Thru Pumpkin Giveaway!

The Sussex County Clerk of the Peace Norman “Jay” Jones is hosting a Children’s Drive-Thru Pumpkin Giveaway! Due to the Covid-19 situation and understanding a lot of seasonal events this year have been canceled, Jay wanted to do something special and safe for the kids this year! We also understand finances are tight for many […]

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