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N.C. Ports Sees Traffic Increase At The Wilmington Port

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Next In Line To Lead Ports

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First Carolina To Open Local Branch

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Aug 7, 2020

N.C. Ports Sees Traffic Increase At The Wilmington Port

The Port of Wilmington saw an increase in port volumes last fiscal year, according to a news release from the N.C. State Ports Authority this week. In the 2019-20 fiscal year, which ended June 30, the Wilmington port had a 4% increase in its conta ...

Aug 7, 2020

Tourism Officials: Hurricane Hurt Already Struggling Travel Season

Tourism officials are hopeful momentum will return for the rest of the summer tourism season following the impacts of Hurricane Isaias, which hit the region as a Category 1 storm earlier this week and caused damage in parts of Brunswick County. Be ...

Aug 7, 2020

Planning A Bigger Sandwich Bite

Those who have called the Carolinas home for a substantial amount of time likely are not familiar with Potbelly Sandwich Shop.   Brent Brouse wants to change that and share with his neighbors his passion for the brand’s warm, toasty sand ...

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Brunswick BID Names New Board Chair, Officers

Aug 7, 2020

Major Project Would Impact Southport

The developer of River Place in downtown Wilmington is partnering with Bald Head Island Limited on a nearly 400-acre development dubbed Project Indigo.   The $565 million project by Bald Head Island Limited and East West Partners, the River Pl ...

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Some Of The Latest News On The PPP, Disaster Loan

Two programs offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration in­tended to help keep small businesses afloat during the current economic downturn are seeing changes. One has already ended; the other is ap­proaching an expiration date.   ...

Aug 7, 2020

Next In Line To Lead Ports

As one of his many goals as the next leader of the N.C. State Ports Authority, Brian Clark aims to support the ports’ role in economic development ef­forts across the region and state.   Clark will become the new executive director o ...

Aug 7, 2020

Catching Up With Businesses

Editor’s Note: Starting in March, the Business Journal featured area businesses and how they are adjusting operations, innovating and coping in general with the economic impacts of the coronavirus. Here are updates on some of those businesses a ...

Aug 7, 2020

First Carolina To Open Local Branch

In just over a week, the Port City is set to see the full-fledged arriv­al of one of its newest communi­ty banks.   First Carolina Bank, which opened a loan production office in the Mayfaire area in mid-2017 and has since expanded into ...


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