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Second TEDxAirlie Event Planned By Local Organizers

Local organizers are planning a second TEDxAirlie event to be held March 29 at Thalian Hall. The half-day conference will feature talks centered around the event’s theme, “The Bridge.” Bridges, which we can find around the Por ...

Nov 16, 2018

Two Wilmington Businesses Win NC TECH Awards

Two Wilmington-based companies are among the winners of the NC TECH Awards announced Thursday night, which recognizes North Carolina companies for their contribution to the technology industry and the community. KWIPPED received the Use of Technol ...

Nov 16, 2018

N.C. Ports Plans Another Turning Basin Expansion In 2019

To serve larger container ships coming into the Port of Wilmington, N.C. Ports is seeking to move forward with the second phase of its turning basin expansion. Phase two of the turning basin expansion is part of the port’s $200 million capit ...

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Nov 16, 2018

Tides Changing For Hampstead Boatbuilder

A Hampstead boating building company that makes semi-custom vessels is growing in the offshore and tournament fishing market. Onslow Bay Boatworks, now located on Sloop Point Loop Road in Hampstead, is gearing up for an expansion of its product li ...

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A Rising Interest In Rising Rates

In October, one of Dawn Berard’s clients closed on a local home purchase at a mortgage interest rate of 4.5 percent. On Nov. 6, a different client’s mortgage rate was a little over 5 percent. “That’s a pretty significant ...

Nov 16, 2018

Airlie At Wrightsville Sound Plans Progress

The sale of home sites in a new luxury neighborhood in Wilmington near Wrightsville Beach could be launched as early as the spring of next year. State Street Companies, based in Charlotte, is developing Airlie at Wrightsville Sound, a neighborhood ...

Nov 16, 2018

Info Junkie: A. Kevin Lackey

A. Kevin Lackey Business Development Manager, Brunswick Business & Industry Development In his role with Brunswick County’s economic development group, Kevin Lackey uses technology to help him juggle multiple responsibilities. &ldquo ...

Nov 16, 2018

Tourism Officials Work To Bring Visitors Back

New Hanover County tourism officials are working to recover the local travel industry, post-Hurricane Florence. As the region continues to recover from the September storm, the Wilmington and Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) recently a ...

Nov 16, 2018

Wilmington Hotel Completes Renovations

A Wilmington hotel has undergone an extensive renovation. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington-University Center was redesigned inside and out, over a six-month period. Located at 160 Van Campen Blvd., the 130-room hotel was updated ...

Nov 16, 2018

Onslow County Economic Development Snapshot

Onslow County has long been home to the Marine Corps, which has fostered a stable economic engine for the coastal county of more 190,000 people. The county holds military bases Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Air Station New River and Camp Johnson, hom ...


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