First for Friday, May 6, 2016

Hidden art
Delaware state leaders frequently go out of their way to talk about how “business-friendly” the state is. It helps attract thousands of companies to incorporate here. This week’s First look explores a new business drawing a different type of investors to Delaware, investors in valuable art work being stored in the First State.

Piper’s Miracle
Many Delaware parents consider themselves lucky to live near such a world-renowned children’s hospital. Now the newly expanded AI Du Pont Children’s Hospital could soon be at the forefront when it comes to genetic testing, with help from a little girl and her family.

Delaware Today: Wilmington and Western RR
It’s hard to believe that one of Delaware’s top tourist attractions is still moving full-speed ahead after 50 years of service. The Wilmington and Western Railroad is celebrating its golden year. Like any tourist attraction it has been a big part of many family celebrations throughout the Brandywine Valley and beyond. We celebrate this occasion with our content partner Delaware Today Magazine. Hop on board this vintage tourist railroad for a trip back in time.

State of Play: Politics
Let’s talk politics with Stephanie Hansen and Michael Stafford. Now that Ted Cruz has suspended his campaign it’s worth looking back on the April 26th primary to see what role Delaware had in driving the final nail into his election coffin.

First Experience: Sister art
From their roots in Ireland, to their families’ metal business, sisters Jane and Nancy Kavanagh have used their family history to influence their art. The sisters have a new joint exhibit exploring their industrial side. First experience stopped by this week for a look.

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