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ICU Gets $14M In TLC At New Hanover Regional Medical Center

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Attorneys Named To Super Lawyers

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RiverLights, New Homes Throughout Region Showcased During Parade Of Homes

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With Downtown Store, Memory Lane Comics Turns A New Page

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Apr 10, 2017

Hhgregg Closing Its Wilmington Location

Mayfaire Town Center’s Hhgregg location will close as part of the electronics chain’s decision to close all 220 of its stores across the country.   The Indianapolis-based retailer, ...

Apr 10, 2017

Omega Sports Gets New Owners

Greensboro-based Omega Sports Inc., which has a location in Wilmington, has changed ownership.   Kristin and Craig Carlock, former CEO of The Fresh Market, are the privately held sporting goods ...

Dec 7, 2016

Blue Bell Bounces Back Into Wilmington

Blue Bell Ice Cream, which first appeared in Wilmington in 2013 but then melted away after a health scare in 2015, is coming back to the area.   The Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries announced t ...

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Equipment Financing To Grow Your Business

Posted Jan 9, 2017
Putting equipment and capital to work helps businesses grow. But did you know that financing - instead of purchasing equipment for cash - can be a powerful tool, enabling you to acquire and upgrade important assets while securing tax advantages, managing risk exposures and strengthening your balance sheet?

Many business owners are having tax planning conversations and thinking about...read entire article
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Dignity Memorial Adds Bob Odom, Candice Taylor

Dec 6, 2016

Cotton Exchange Welcomes New Shops, Now At 100 Percent

The Cotton Exchange has three new stores in its confines, meaning the historical eight-building shopping center is now 100 percent leased.   The newest tenants in the center, nestled between Wa ...

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Nov 18, 2016

Traditional Stores As An E-commerce Strategy

Even if he wanted to, Wilmington business owner Alan Murphy couldn’t sell his products-- solely online. “The way sneaker manufacturers work, most if not all of them won’t really l ...

Nov 18, 2016

‘Tis The Season To Find More Workers

With holiday shopping and entertaining squarely in view, many retailers and hospitality businesses are increasing staff levels to deal with expected demand. Holiday spending this year is expected t ...

Nov 15, 2016

Farmin' On Front Announces Opening Date

Farmin’ on Front is slated to open its doors Friday, company officials announced Tuesday.   Renovations have been underway for months to transform a former vintage clothing retail space i ...

Mar 25, 2016

Strickland's Rebrands, Plans Move To Oleander Drive

Strickland’s Window Coverings has big plans for 2016. After 74 years at its original location in northern New Hanover County, the company has purchased the Williams Carpet & Rug Gallery p ...

Mar 14, 2016

Tidal Creek Surveys Members About Potential Downtown Move

Wilmington food co-op Tidal Creek finds encouragement from its stakeholders for a proposed move to downtown from its current location at 5329 Oleander Drive. “Over the past six weeks, we' ...

Dec 9, 2015

Camillions Boutique Opens In Chandler's Wharf

Two sisters with retail in their blood have opened a boutique at Chandler’s Wharf in downtown Wilmington. The shop, Camillions, celebrated its grand opening just in time to welcome holiday shopp ...

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Tarokic Tackles Immigration Law

Long before last year’s election, attorney Helen Tarokic ran a busy immigration law practice in Wilmington. Tarokic, one of two North Carolina board-certified immigration specialists in Wilmington, opened her own practice in the Port City in 2011.

Post-Merger, F.N.B. Moves Into Wilmington Market

With the mid-March completion of the Yadkin Financial Corp.-F.N.B. Corp. merger, Yadkin Bank locations in the area are being converted to re...

Attorneys Named To Super Lawyers

Find out what local attorneys made Thomson Reuters' Super Lawyers list this year. Peer nominations and evaluations along with third-party re...

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