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May 18, 2018

RiverLights Update: Amenities Open; More Homes, Retail, Apartments Coming

As the community prepares to celebrate the opening of amenities at Del Webb Wilmington in RiverLights, more changes are on the way for the 1,400-acre mixed-use development on River Road in Wilmington. Those changes include starting construction on ...

May 18, 2018

A Ruff Day At The Office: Dogs On The Job

For generations, the routine has been the same. Dog owners return from work, or the kids get home from school, and the family dog greets them with a wag of the tail and a not-so-subtle request to go outside. Or worse, they discover that the pup could ...

May 18, 2018

Aquesta Bank Earnings Sharply On The Rise

Aquesta Bank Holdings announced that its earnings for the first quarter showed a 53 percent jump from those of the same quarter in 2017. In an announcement April 24, the Cornelius, North Carolina-based company stated that net income for Q1 of 2018 wa ...

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Are You Ready for GDPR?

Posted May 15, 2018
May 25 is an important deadline for many businesses, and it’s coming up fast.

The deadline has to do with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and numerous U.S. businesses have been working hard to become compliant to avoid stiff penalties. Although larger companies that routinely deal with an individual’s personal information are aware of and working on change...read entire article
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LS3P’s Wilmington Office Recognizes Six Team Members

May 18, 2018

Student Loan Debt Still A Concern

It might come as a surprise, but one of the hottest topics at the annual convention of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) was student loan debt.   There are a couple of reasons for that, said Richard Cook, a boar ...

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May 18, 2018

Urgent Dental Care Clinic Plans To Expand

ASAP Urgent Dental Care, which launched in Wilmington earlier this year, plans to expand by adding locations in Raleigh, Charlotte and Fayetteville.   Clinic officials are “currently evaluating locations to bring Urgent Dental Care servi ...

May 18, 2018

Block By Block

Gene Merritt isn’t a big fan of surface parking lots in downtown Wilmington, an area with some of the highest real estate values in the region.   That’s one of the major reasons why Merritt is helping developer John Sutton create a ...

May 18, 2018

Novant Health Facilities Now Carry Naloxone

Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center now carries naloxone, a medication used to temporarily reverse opioid overdose.   Novant Health “fully supports the surgeon general’s recommendation that families and friends of those at risk ...

May 18, 2018

Addressing The Area’s Food Deserts

New Hanover Regional Medical Center is spearheading a program to create an oasis in the “food desert” that characterizes some parts of Wilmington.   Community support is rallying around the NHRMC effort to bring a grocery store to ...

May 18, 2018

Broadhurst Appointed To State Commission

Spence Broadhurst, president of the Eastern North Carolina Region for First National Bank, and former Wilmington mayor, was recently appointed to the N.C. Banking Commission by Gov. Roy Cooper, according to a news release. He will serve on the commis ...


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A Ruff Day At The Office: Dogs On The Job

“Having the dog in the office reduces a little bit of stress and brings people together,” said Jennifer Manocchio, president of Sweeney, a p...


Aquesta Bank Earnings Sharply On The Rise

“Our asset quality is good. What we have is a lot of growth,” said Jim Engel, Aquesta’s CEO and president, noting that the bank has seen “tr...


Block By Block

Hundreds of millions of dollars in major development investment is on the way or in the planning stages for downtown Wilmington, but relativ...

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