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Nov 19, 2019

Wave Transit To Unveil New Downtown Trolley Next Week

New trolley vehicles will soon run the downtown route under a rebranded name for the program, Wave Transit officials said Tuesday. The authority recently purchased two vehicles, which cost about $435,000 each, with funding that came from a project ...

Nov 19, 2019

Beach & Barn Raises $230K

Beach & Barn Group, a Wrightsville Beach-headquartered clothing company, has raised $230,000 in a private equity offering, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The money was raised from seven investors throug ...

Nov 19, 2019

Bankruptcy Filing: Vertex Railcar Owes More Than $45M

Vertex Railcar Corp. faces an involuntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition claiming the company owes more than $45 million, mainly to one of its owners, according to court documents. The rail car manufacturer started hiring in Wilmington for its 202 ...

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Nov 18, 2019

Downtown Office Building Changes Hands In $3.7M Deal

An investor purchased a five-story office building and adjacent parking lot recently in downtown Wilmington in a $3.7 million transaction. Built in 2001, the building, 720 N. Third St. at The Promenade, was previously owned by Wilmington builders ...

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Nov 18, 2019

2019 Health Care Heroes Award Winners Announced

The Health Care Heroes award winners were announced Friday night during a ceremony at the Country Club of Landfall.   Charlie Hardy, founding dean of UNCW’s College of Health and Human Services, was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Aw ...

Nov 18, 2019

County Votes Against Additional Funding For Wave Transit

Wave Transit will not receive an additional $57,000 from New Hanover County, the board of commissioners voted Monday. The Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority, which does business as Wave Transit, asked for funds from the county and other par ...

Nov 15, 2019

Marketing Technology Continues To Grow, Cucalorus Connect Speaker Explains

When it comes to or marketing technology, knowns as martech, Jennifer Manocchio said during a Cucalorus Connect Conference session Friday, marketers can be overwhelmed with the number of platforms currently available. Manocchio, president of Sween ...

Nov 15, 2019

Cucalorus Connect: Innovation Can Help Save The Beach

An unwelcome visitor arrived in 2011 on the beaches of Punta Cana, a private resort community in the Dominican Republic. Brown seaweed called sargassum covered the white sand of the main tourist attraction and kept visitors away, harming what is u ...

Nov 15, 2019

ILM Cuts Costs, Awards Contract In Final Phase Of Expansion

The Wilmington International Airport has reduced the scope of its airport expansion and renovation by $3 million in the last leg of the project to keep it within budget and award the final construction contract. Monteith C ...

Nov 15, 2019

Info Junkie: Adam Hooks

Adam Hooks CEO, EMS LINQ   As the CEO of Wilmington- based EMS LINQ, which provides administrative software to K-12 schools across the U.S., Hooks uses video conferencing technology to facilitate communications.   “The use of v ...


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