Speak Out: Proposed lodging taxes

In late June, Delaware’s General Assembly passed two separate bills that gave the green light to Kent County and the city of Dover each to impose an additional 3 percent lodging tax on hotels, motels and tourist homes. • Time to vote out any who voted for this ridiculous added tax, which benefits only certain […]

Commentary: An economic engine worth supporting for Kent County

Nearly 10 years in the making, the Kent County Regional Sports Complex (DE Turf) has proven to be among the greatest economic generators that Kent County has ever experienced. In only 16 months of operation DE Turf has attracted 200,000-plus visitors from 33 states, Canada and New Zealand, resulting in more than 20,000 new hotel […]