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Wilmington, Local Counties Anticipate Millions In Relief Funds

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Apr 16, 2021

Publisher’s Note: The Mixed Emotions Of PPD's Deal

It’s not every day the Wall Street Journal writes about a homegrown Wilmington company being sold for $17 billion.   In fact, that sentence has never been written anywhere before this week.   The news that Pharmaceutical Product D ...

Apr 16, 2021

City Council Set To Consider $625K Property Purchase In Downtown's Northern Gateway

The city of Wilmington is looking to purchase property located in downtown's northern gateway, slated to become a part of a potential $90 million mixed-use development. City council members will consider a resolution authorizing the $625,000 p ...

Apr 16, 2021

Wilmington, Local Counties Anticipate Millions In Relief Funds

Millions of dollars in stimulus funds are coming to communities in the region, and while New Hanover County has adopted an outline for how its estimated $45.4 million could be spent, other governments are at different stages in the planning process. ...

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Alumni Highlight: Darion Jeralds, Senior Strategic Sourcing Leader & Chief Diversity Officer For GE Hitachi

Posted Apr 9, 2021
Contributed by Lily Pezzullo-Frank, Coordinator of External Programs & Communications for the Cameron School of Business.

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Wilmington Chamber Of Commerce Hires Laura Brogdon-Primavera

Apr 16, 2021

Lewis Farms Continues The Berry Business

Decades before the N.C. Azalea Festival blossomed, another plant marked the start of spring in the Wilmington area: strawberries. The plant and its juicy fruit not only were popular at dinner tables, strawberries were part of a thriving local busines ...

Apr 16, 2021

Pharmaceutical Pipeline

Alcami Corp. 2320 Scientific Park Drive, Wilmington No. of employees: About 400 locally and 850 globally   Year founded: 1979   Top local officials: Amanda Wohlleber, site director of drug product operations in Wilmington, an ...

Apr 16, 2021

Coping With Ongoing Appliance Shortage

Appliance sellers find themselves explaining it over and over again, at times to overwrought customers.   “It” is an appliance shortage stemming from multiple factors, COVID-19 being the major one, that has been going on for the be ...

Apr 16, 2021

Dropping In On Child-care Business

Zach and Michelle Richards have found success with their Giggles drop-in child-care centers despite a pandemic, but for them, massive growth is not the point.   The Richards have taken the concept they developed in 2008 with their first Wilmin ...

Apr 16, 2021

Pleasure Island Chamber Shaking Things Up

The Pleasure Island chamber recently announced changes to the organization that include a new name, rebranding, a new logo and new tagline to better reflect its role as both a chamber and visitors center.   The rebranding, logo and tagline are ...

Apr 16, 2021

Leland Grant Program Aims To Boost Local Tourism

The Leland Tourism Development Authority (LTDA) is encouraging local tourism-related businesses and organizations impacted by COVID-19 to apply for its grant program, designed to assist with the marketing and promotion of projects and initiatives tha ...

Apr 16, 2021

Brunswick Trail Seeks To Preserve History

The area running from Southport to Navassa offers a host of historical and environmental gems that area leaders want the public to be able to access easily, gain from educationally and enjoy physically. A proposed trail to commemorate the legacy of t ...


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