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Nov 21, 2017

Cucalorus Festival Reports Record Attendance Levels

A record number of people attended this year’s Cucalorus Festival, organizers announced Tuesday.   Attendance figures for the festival, at its core a film festival in its 23rd year, came in at nearly 19,100 for more than 200 events durin ...

Nov 21, 2017

New Owner Picks Up 3 Wilmington Taxi Companies

Three taxi companies in Wilmington have a new owner and are now operating under the brands Taxi Taxi of Wilmington and Yellow Cab of Wilmington. Taxi USA purchased Lett’s Taxi, Carolina Yellow Cab and Katt’s Taxi in September for an un ...

Nov 21, 2017

ILM Hires Planning And Development Director To Aid Future Growth

Amidst the future terminal expansion and other ongoing projects at Wilmington International Airport, the airport has created a new position and has hired an engineer with 12 years of experience to fill the role. Granseur Dick, the new directo ...

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Nov 20, 2017

United Airlines To Offer Two New Non-stop Routes To DC, Chicago

The Wilmington International Airport is getting two new routes to major cities. United Airlines will offer two new non-stop routes between ILM and Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and between ILM and Dulles/Washington DC (IAD), according to a news relea ...

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Virginia-based Insurance Broker Acquires Wilmington Firm

Richmond, Virginia-based insurance broker The Hilb Group LLC has acquired a Wilmington benefits firm. Wilmington firm David Hill & Associates Inc. has joined the existing Hilb Group office in the city to build and expand its benefits practice, ...

Nov 20, 2017

Industrial Supply Co. Growing, To Open N. College Road Storefront

A more than 50-year-old Wilmington firm that supplies pipes, valves and fittings to customers large and small is expanding with the addition of satellite storefronts, starting with a location on North College Road. Industrial Supply Co., founded i ...

Nov 17, 2017

Downtown Hilton Rebranding, Undergoing $8.5M Renovation

Hilton Wilmington Riverside, a 47-year-old hotel in downtown Wilmington, is getting a new name and Hilton brand, while also currently undergoing an $8.5 million renovation project. The owner of the hotel, Sotherly Hotels Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHO), announ ...

Nov 17, 2017

Downtown Growing Into 24-Hour Hub

Downtown Wilmington’s central business district has outpaced both the city and county in tax base growth, according to Ed Wolverton, president and CEO of Wilmington Downtown Inc.   “On a percentage basis, we have grown at a faster ...

Nov 17, 2017

Info Junkie: Joan Loch

Joan Loch Commercial Broker Joan Loch is with MoMentum companies, which offers a boutique approach to real estate. Online, Pinterest has always been a favorite for Loch for decor ideas and recipes, Wikipedia to look up information, Dropbox for ...

Nov 17, 2017

First-Time Homebuyers Face Challenges

Duane Hixon wasn’t in a position to buy a house as early as he wanted.   “My wife and I both graduated school with debt, so we saved for a down payment while trying to pay off student loans and keep up with rent,” he said. &l ...


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