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May 26, 2020

Attractions Face Significant Revenue Losses

The Battleship North Carolina has lost $600,000 in revenue and through expenses from having to close because of coronavirus orders, the site's leader said Tuesday. Now, in phase two of the reopening of the state's economy, some outdoor att ...

May 26, 2020

Pier 1 Closings Involve Prominent Wilmington Retail Spaces

Shoppers lined up over the weekend at Pier 1 imports locations in Wilmington, where signs advertised going-out-of-business sales. For Wilmington, the Pier 1 wind down means large, prominent retail spaces could be available soon at Hanover Center o ...

May 22, 2020

BIZTALK: Retirement Communities On COVID Precautions

On Friday's BizTalk, Zane Bennett, executive director of Plantation Village, a nonprofit retirement community in Porters Neck, discussed how the organization has addressed the coronavirus pandemic to protect the health of its residents. View t ...

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Jim Morton
Cape Fear Community College

Planning For Your College Student’s Success During COVID-19

Posted May 19, 2020
As the father of a college student and a recent college grad, I can empathize with the stress that parents of college-aged children are experiencing during this unusual time. Should I send my child back to their four-year school this fall? Will it be safe by then? Will the money we spend on tuition be worth it? Will another wave of the virus hit this fall? As I mull over these questions, ...read entire article
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May 22, 2020

For Restaurants And Retailers, Proposal In Works To Boost Business

The ability to put more outdoor seating at downtown Wilmington restaurants would help make ends meet at a time when many are hoping to pick up the pace after being closed since March, said Hell's Kitchen Owner Eric Laut. When Hell’s Kitc ...

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May 22, 2020

Phases Aim To Aid Economy Safely

Included in our new lingo these days besides “social distanc­ing” (staying 6 feet apart) and COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus) are “phase one,” “phase two” and “phase three,” describing North Car­ ...

May 22, 2020

NHRMC: Suitors Come Calling

The interviews have begun. Earlier this month, hospi­tal, county and community representatives involved with explor­ing New Hanover Regional Medical Center made their short list for detailed talks. Of the six health systems that submitt ...

May 22, 2020

In Beach Town, Waves Of Reopening

Business owners on Pleasure Island, which includes the New Hanover County towns of Carolina Beach and Kure Beach, share a measured enthusiasm as the phases of reopening from coronavirus restrictions unfold. Few expect a return to “normal” ...

May 22, 2020

WorkTok Aids Communication

More than 50% of employees in the U.S. have left their place of work in the past five years, and about 75% say they don’t plan on staying with their current employer for more than five years, according to a 2019 iHire survey, an online platform ...

May 22, 2020

Info Junkie: Rhonda Bellamy

Rhonda Bellamy Executive Director, The Arts Council of Wilmington/ New Hanover County At the Arts Council, Bellamy oversees the organization's mis­sion to support artists and arts organizations through public/ private partnerships that ...

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MADE: Spicing Up Local Markets

RAWsalsa is a local, independent maker and seller of smallbatch, fresh salsas. Products include signature fresh tomato and fresh pineapple s...

WorkTok Aids Communication

One new Wilmington startup is trying to address those current workforce trends and increase employee/ employer interaction through its app,...

Phases Aim To Aid Economy Safely

Included in our new lingo these days besides “social distanc­ing” (staying 6 feet apart) and COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus) are “phase one...

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