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Mortgage Firm To Open Wilmington Office

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New Hanover County Sues Opioid Manufacturers, Distributors

Christina Haley O'Neal - Dec 15, 2017

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Leland Leaders Form Task Force For Industrial Park

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Dec 15, 2017

2017 Top Stories: No. 10 - ILM Announces Third Carrier To Lineup

Wilmington International Airport landed a third new carrier this year – United Airlines, which is set to bring new nonstop flights between the Port City and two major U.S. cities.   United Airlines will offer nonstop routes between ILM a ...

Dec 15, 2017

County Broadens Economic Development Funding Applications

New Hanover County has broadened the scope of what economic development might mean when it comes to potential funding, according to county officials.   It’s all part of a new non-county agency funding policy for economic and nonprofit ag ...

Dec 15, 2017

Choose Cape Fear Moves To Volunteers Phase

Choose Cape Fear, the four-county economic development marketing campaign that developed around the Wells Fargo golf tournament in May, will transition into an initiative run by group of regional volunteers.   Eckel and Vaughan, a Raleigh- bas ...

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Dec 15, 2017

Leland Leaders Form Task Force For Industrial Park

Leland’s economic development committee has formed a five-member task force to call attention to the 630-acre Leland Industrial Park.   The task force is in the initial in the preliminary stages of forming its plan, but it’s one of ...

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Dec 15, 2017

Mortgage Firm To Open Wilmington Office

Angel Oak Home Loans, a mortgage firm based in Atlanta, plans to open a Wilmington office in January. Regional Vice President Trent Reed will launch the office at 1119-A Miliitary Cutoff Road at The Forum with a team of 20 mortgage professionals, ...

Dec 15, 2017

2017 Top Stories: No. 3 - A Year Of Mega Mixed-use Ideas

Proposals for some major mixed-use projects made headlines this year, with the development type expected to continue to be popular.   “That’s the evolution for our community,” said developer David Swain of Swain & Associa ...

Dec 15, 2017

Developer Drops Wind Farm Idea

A New Jersey-based energy company has dropped its interest in erecting wind turbines off the coast of Southeastern North Carolina, handing local opponents a major victory.   Fishermen’s Energy LLC, an Atlantic City firm that had expresse ...

Dec 15, 2017

2017 Top Stories: No. 5 - Area Home Sales Reach All-time High

By the end of November, the number of homes sold during the year in the Wilmington area had already eclipsed a pre-recession level.   As of Nov. 30, 9,351 homes had been sold so far this year in the market measured from the N.C. Regional Multi ...

Dec 15, 2017

2017 Top Stories: No. 4 - Port Of Wilmington Adds New Service Lines

The Port of Wilmington is seeing new growth, recovering business after the upheaval of global ocean carrier Hanjin Shipping Co. in mid-2016.   The port saw nearly 231,000 TEUs (20-foot equivalent unit containers) in its 2017 fiscal year from J ...


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