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Delaware drivers got a bit of a break at the gas pump last week.

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average cost of a gallon of regular in Delaware dropped 5 cents over the past seven days – from $2.30 to $2.25 – putting the price just about back where it was two weeks ago.

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It’s only a few weeks before 8-year-old Kai Smith heads off to third grade at St. Thomas the Apostle School in Wilmington.

His mom plans to spend at least as much as she did last year on uniforms and back-to-school supplies. But she is not in a hurry to shop.

Siemens

Siemens USA unveiled its new train facility in New Castle Wednesday, putting over a dozen people to work.

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The company that owns the Delaware City Refinery took a big hit in the second quarter of 2017.

New-Jersey based PBF Energy suffered a suffered a $111 million second quarter loss.

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It was another week of rising gas prices last week in the First State.

AAA Mid-Atlantic reports the average cost of a gallon of regular in Delaware rose six cents over the past seven days – from $2.24 to $2.30.

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The Dow-DuPont merger becomes a reality at the end of  this month.

The two companies announced Friday they’ve received all required regulatory approvals and clearances – and will close their over $140 billion deal on August 31st.

Chemours sees strong second quarter

Aug 3, 2017
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Delaware-based chemical giant Chemours posted strong numbers in the second quarter of 2017. 

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A bill opening up Delaware’s landmark Coastal Zone Act to new development is now law.

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Delaware’s Insurance Commissioner hosted a public information session Monday night regarding Highmark’s proposed rate increase for Affordable Care Act healthcare plans.


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Motorists in the First State are finding higher prices at the gas pump as July comes to a close.

AAA Mid-Atlantic reports the average cost of a gallon of regular in Delaware was up a penny over the past seven days – from $2.23 to $2.24.

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