Well Care Plans To Expand Footprint In The Carolinas, Hospice

Christina Haley O'Neal - About 9 hours ago

Steam Restaurant & Bar To Open At Convention Center Hotel

Jessica Maurer - About 11 hours ago

Nov 22, 2017

Local Realtors Oppose Requested Homeowner Insurance Rate Hike

Cape Fear Realtors, a Wilmington-based regional Realtors association, announced its opposition Wednesday to a proposed homeowner insurance rate hike. North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey on Monday announced that the N.C. Rate Bureau h ...

Nov 22, 2017

Well Care Plans To Expand Footprint In The Carolinas, Hospice

Wilmington-headquartered Well Care Health is expanding into hospice care as well as its reach in the Carolinas in the coming years. It’s all part of continuous growth for the company, as Well Care implements its expansion plans over the ...

Nov 22, 2017

Site Work Begins On Commercial Portion Of Southport Development

Site work has begun on a new Lowes Foods-anchored shopping center in Southport at the intersection of N.C. 211 and Long Beach Road Extension, according to an announcement from commercial real estate firm Cape Fear Commercial. Along with a 50,000-s ...

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Diane Durance
UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Cucalorus Connect’s ‘Nuts And Bolts’ Of Grant Writing: What’s Your Why?

Posted Nov 14, 2017
This Insights article was contributed by CIE’s David Morrison, and Althea Lewis with UNCW’s College of Health and Human Services.  

Last week, Cucalorus Connect gave social entrepreneurs and filmmakers the space to learn.
Topics ranged from adapting to social innovation to the hard-and-fast skills you need to manage a business or nonprofit.
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Commissioner Marty Cooke Named To NCBIWA Board Of Directors

Nov 22, 2017

Steam Restaurant & Bar To Open At Convention Center Hotel

Alan Nelson, director of food and beverage for the Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront, will soon unveil the Port City’s newest riverfront restaurant, Steam Restaurant & Bar.   The 160-seat restaurant, located on the secon ...

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Nov 22, 2017

The Peppered Cupcake Opens In Racine Commons

The Peppered Cupcake is holding a soft opening this week for its new location at Racine Commons.   Owner Tabitha Meready announced in July that her business had grown to the point where she was ready to expand beyond her downtown location ...

Nov 22, 2017

After Four Years, Pembroke's To Close Its Doors

Pembroke’s, a restaurant at 1125-A Military Cutoff Road in The Forum, is expected to close at the end of this month, according to a statement released last week by executive chef and owner James Doss.   The restaurant opened in 2013 as t ...

Nov 22, 2017

Waffle House Construction Begins In Downtown Wilmington

Construction is now under way on a Waffle House at 255 N. Front St., the building once occupied by SoapBox Laundro-Lounge.   North Front Street Ventures purchased the 17,000-square-foot building in November 2014. It was reported at that time b ...

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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