Entries by Danielle Hagerty

Christiana Care named as one of best hospitals in U.S.

Christiana Care is in the top two percent of hospitals in the U.S., according to Healthgrades. Healthgrades, an online resource that provides information and grading on U.S. doctors, physicians and health systems, assessed 5,000 hospitals in the country. They based their rankings off of comprehensive and consistent quality of health care over a three-year period. […]

Two tech companies in Delaware receive funding

The Division of Small Business, Development & Tourism provided grants to two tech companies based in Delaware. The first, STF Technologies, is based in the University of Delaware’s STAR campus in Newark. The company develops material that changes between liquid and solid and is being used to improve NASA space suits. Madison, WI-based TrafficCast is […]

Businesses and higher education have helped to revitalize Camden

In early February, Cooper’s Ferry Partnership, a nonprofit that works to implement redevelopment projects in urban areas, held a gathering at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, NJ. During the gathering, business and civic leaders spoke about the revitalization of the city of Camden, naming the strong presence of higher educational institutions and the influx of […]

Hotel DuPont in Wilmington completes $400K renovation

Wilmington, DE’s historic Hotel DuPont recently received $400k in renovations, including improvements to the lobby lounge area, dining spaces and Green Room. The redevelopment is a part of a $130 million investment into the hotel by real estate company Buccini/Pollin Group, which announced it would be acquiring the historic property last year. “We are making […]