Del. Communities Get 1st Shares Of Rescue Plan Funding


Dozens of local governments in Delaware now have a share of just less than $44-million in their accounts from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. State Treasurer Colleen Davis’ office was charged by the Federal Government with developing the distribution process, and the first round has been completed. Davis said decisions on how to…

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Video | Md. Outlines Plans To Spend $3.9-Billion In Rescue Funds


Leaders of the Maryland General Assembly and Governor Larry Hogan announced a bipartisan budget agreement Wednesday for spending of $3.9-billion coming to the state from the American Rescue Plan. Priorities include shoring up Maryland’s unemployment insurance system, expanding broadband, helping schools reopen and putting Marylanders to work on transportation improvements and other infrastructure projects. “I…

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Del. Business Relief Program Starts Accepting Applications


Applications will be accepted starting at ten a.m. Tuesday in the first round of Delaware’s $100-million DE Relief Grant Program. The DE Relief Grant Program makes grants  of up to $100,000 available to help small businesses and Delaware nonprofits that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses interested in applying should have 2019 tax…

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DAFB Hosting Hurricane Florence Relief Units from Around the Country


Dover Air Force Base is hosting several Air National Guard units from across the country in support of Hurricane Florence relief efforts.  As of Friday, Dover AFB provided staging to C-130 search and rescue aircraft, HH-60 helicopters and C-17 cargo aircraft from Air National Guard units in Alaska, California and New York.  And those members…

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