National Folk Festival Sweet Music For Salisbury Economy

The recent 80th National Folk Festival in Salisbury has the Crossroads of Delmarva singing a happy tune. An economic impact study indicates that the festival drew about 91,000 people over its three days, and that it generated about $19.8-million in economic activity. The study conducted by BEACON, the Business and Economic Community Outreach Network at…

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Cape May – Lewes Ferry A Big Boost To Local Economy, Report Says

Cape May terminal of the Cape May - Lewes Ferry (photo courtesy, Delaware River and Bay Authority)

The Cape May – Lewes Ferry does more than transport travelers, vehicles and cyclists across Delaware Bay. It’s also an important economic driving force, according to a study released by its operators, the Delaware River and Bay Authority. An independent consulting group’s analysis indicates that the ferry’s operations and activities contribute to 4,130 jobs, $152-million…

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