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Jan 16, 2019

SportGait Raises $430,000 For Tech Development

SportGait Inc., a Wilmington-based startup, has raised $430,000 in its latest round of funding, which will be used to perfect technology that will become a medical device used in the concussion field, Tobin Geatz, board chairman with the company said ...

Jan 16, 2019

State Eyes $31M For Cape Fear Crossing In New Draft Plan

The Cape Fear Crossing project, currently unfunded for right-of-way acquisition and construction, could potentially receive funds for portions of the project, now that it's included in the state's latest draft transportation plan. The stat ...

Jan 16, 2019

Pier 33 Apartments To Start Construction In February

Construction is ready to start for Pier 33 apartments on Nutt Street, with a groundbreaking ceremony taking place in February, officials said Wednesday. The apartment complex, initially proposed in 2014, is projected to be completed in spring 2020 ...

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Jan 16, 2019

Marsello’s To Offer Casual Italian Dining On The Riverfront

Barbara and Jim Christiana plan to bring casual Italian dining to 2 Market St. in downtown Wilmington, in the building that formerly housed the Riverboat Landing restaurant.   The property was purchased by 2 Market St. LLC, a company managed b ...

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Jan 16, 2019

Phun Pop-up Dinners Kick Off Countdown To Food Hall Opening

Chef Keith Rhodes of Catch Restaurant and Catch the Food Truck will host the first of a series of pop-up dinners celebrating the revival of Phun Seafood Bar. The first event, which takes place next week at Flytrap Brewing and highlights the food o ...

Jan 16, 2019

Peruvian-style Rotisserie Chicken Eatery Coming To Leland

The owners of two popular area Mexican restaurants are bringing Peruvian-style rotisserie chicken to New Pointe Boulevard in Leland. Papi’s Chicken, a fast-casual concept that will seat 110 guests, is scheduled to open sometime next week. &nbs ...

Jan 16, 2019

Azalea Festival Chef’s Showcase To Feature Baker Of Royal Wedding Cake

This weekend marks the second annual Azalea Festival Chefs’ Showcase, taking place Saturday at Hotel Ballast from 1 to 4:30 p.m. The event, which was new to the festival in 2018, features a seated, five-course meal prepared by area chefs, wi ...

Jan 15, 2019

P2P Rescue Recognized As State's Top New Exporter In 2018

A Wilmington-based company was named one of six companies in the state recognized by the 2018 Governor’s Export Awards, according to a news release. P2P Rescue, a company that makes water and ocean rescue boards, received the award for Top N ...

Jan 15, 2019

Report: UNCW Ranks Eighth In Nation For Online Programs

The University of North Carolina Wilmington has ranked eighth in the nation for its online bachelor’s program, according to U.S. News & World Report. The report, 2019 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, recognized UNCW for its nursing ...

Jan 14, 2019

Report: Luxury Home Market Lacked Anticipated Luster In 2018

After one of the best summers ever recorded for the Cape Fear region's luxury home market, Realtors were hoping for a 2018 that might surpass levels not seen since before the Great Recession, according to a recent report. But it appears Hurric ...


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