DelawareLive Aug 13

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – August 13, 2023

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

This Week’s Review Includes: Media literacy standards discussed in State Board Capital Community Center: food, clothes, internet, more Avelo adds Puerto Rico, Sarasota flights from Wilmington Milford parents petition to loosen dress code ‘Under the Lights’ to celebrate Newark Charter’s Gore Stadium Click on the image below to view the PDF Sonja Frey

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Avelo adds Puerto Rico, Sarasota flights from Wilmington

Betsy PriceBusiness, Headlines

Avelo Airlines will start flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico and Sarasota, Florida, from Wilmington in November. The addition to Avelo’s 13 current destinations was the focus of a festive announcement Thursday on the Wilmington Airport’s tarmac. “No surprises here,” said Delaware River & Bay Authority Deputy Director Stephen Williams to the large crowd gathered Thursday morning. The airlines already …

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Avelo to announce service expansion to tropics Thursday

Betsy PriceBusiness, RSS-Business

Where will Avelo Airlines go next? We’ll know Thursday with the airlines makes an announcement about two new tropical destinations from the Wilmington Airport. The airlines now serves the airport with two Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 aircraft, with nonstop flights to 13 destinations in five Southeast states. Avelo officials will gather with Delaware politicians and Delaware River and Bay Authority representatives …

The Delaware Memorial Bridge is undergoing needed infrastructure improvements.

DRBA details millions going to bridge, airport infrastructure

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Government

Delaware’s infrastructure stole the show in Wednesday’s State of the County for New Castle County. Stephen Williams, deputy executive director of Delaware River Bay Authority, told an audience of about 200 that the Authority is focusing on the importance of replacing aging infrastructure and investing in the Delaware Memorial Bridge, which links the First State to New Jersey.  Some of …

DelawareLive April 23

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – April 23, 2023

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Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Marijuana legal in Delaware Sunday; Carney won’t sign, veto Education town hall focuses on woke agendas, parental rights Delaware Sportsmen take aim at handgun permitting bill Culture Hopefuls start tryouts for State Parks lifeguard jobs DelDOT rethinking area around Augustine Cut-Off bridge Business Avelo …

Trevor Yealy, head of Avelo's strategy & planning, announces the airline's expansion at ILG. (Jarek Rutz/Delaware LIVE News)

Avelo Airlines to add 9 routes, 4 states in June

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Business

Avelo Airlines was supposed to start expanding its destinations from Wilmington Airport in a year or two, but instead, it nearly tripled its routes in less than 90 days of service.  Local, state and airline officials held a press conference Thursday morning to announce that the airline is adding nine new nonstop destinations spanning five states: Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina, …

DelawareLive April 2

DelawareLIVE Weekly Review – April 2, 2023

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Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Rescue dog on its way to be named official state animal New Castle Vo-Tech to get $113,016 from JUUL lawsuit Delaware Lottery to allow debit cards, add drawing next year Culture Mt. Pleasant lets it go with ‘Frozen’ musical this weekend Kalmar Nyckel center …

DelawareLive Oct 23

Delaware LIVE Weekly Review – Oct. 23, 2022

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines No jail time for ‘deeply remorseful’ McGuiness Court halts state switch to Medicare Advantage How to vote in Delaware’s Nov. 8 general election Did you receive your $300 tax rebate? 780,000 others did Red Clay board member accused of not living in district Culture …

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Avelo Airlines to open Wilmington base, 5 routes to Florida

Charlie MegginsonHeadlines, Business

Low-cost carrier Avelo Airlines is betting big on New Castle’s Wilmington Airport (ILG), announcing a new east coast base with five destinations. The base will begin operations in February. Destinations include: Orlando (MCO) — Special Inaugural Flight Wednesday, February 1, 2023 — Effective February 3, 2023 — Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays Fort Lauderdale (FLL) — Effective February 2, 2023 – …

DelawareLive Oct 16

Delaware LIVE Weekly Review – Oct. 16, 2022

Sonja FreyDelaware Live, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view as a PDF This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Delaware retailers must accept cash under new law Milford’s Ashley Lockwood named 2023 teacher of year Boost ‘22 collab results in 88% of city students graduating Culture ‘Revisionists’ is latest addition to haunted NCC scene Wilmington glass artisan specializes in cremation art Business Low-cost …