City, County Anticipate COVID-19 Budget Impacts

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Apr 8, 2020

UNCW Announces New Provost

The University of North Carolina Wilmington has announced James Winebrake as the new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. According to a Tuesday press release, Winebrake was previously the dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the Ro ...

Apr 8, 2020

City, County Anticipate COVID-19 Budget Impacts

As the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the Cape Fear region, local government entities are expecting to take a hit with their coffers. So far local government spending on the crisis has reached about $154,000 between the city and co ...

Apr 8, 2020


As COVID-19 cases increase in the region, and hospitals around the country brace for expected peaks, we checked in with New Hanover Regional Medical Center President and CEO John Gizdic on the latest medical info to know locally. During Wednesday& ...

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Dignity Memorial Expands Offerings

Posted Mar 31, 2020

A picture says a thousand words, and the photo above of Dignity Memorial’s new building is no exception. The new facility is situated on the grounds of Greenlawn Memorial Park, which is conveniently located just minutes from Mayfaire, Wrighstville Beach, and ...read entire article
Achievers & Accolades

Chris Robbins Promoted To Regional Executive At CresCom Bank

Apr 8, 2020

N.C. Ports Completes Project To Bring In Larger Ships

N.C. Ports has completed the second phase of its turning basin expansion that will ready the Port of Wilmington to serve some of the largest container ships reaching ports along the East Coast, according to a news release. The capital project wide ...

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Apr 8, 2020

Q&A: Slice Of Life Pizzeria & Pub

As part of a series featuring conversations with local restaurant owners, Slice of Life Pizzeria & Pub owner Ray Worrell spoke with us about his decision to temporarily close all four of his pizzerias because of the coronavirus crisis. GWBJ:&n ...

Apr 8, 2020

Local Health Department's Restaurant Work Continues

While officials at the New Hanover County Health Department's environmental health division said they are trying to limit in-person interactions amid the COVID-19 outbreak, they are open for business and working to keep restaurants safe and infor ...

Apr 7, 2020

Area Restaurants Offer Family Meals For Easter Sunday

Easter celebrations began at Blockade Runner Beach Resort in Wrightsville Beach in 1964, according to Mary Baggett, co-owner and operator. The only hiatus was in 1984, when the hotel closed, repairing damages sustained from Hurricane Diana. Bagget ...

Apr 7, 2020

Nourish NC, Other Groups Fill Food Gap

With New Hanover County Schools providing thousands of meals each week to students throughout the county, Nourish NC is just one of many local organizations that has answered the call to provide supplemental meals for the food-insecure. Nourish NC ...

Apr 7, 2020

WORKING THROUGH IT: Crisis Pushes Niche Work For Rulmeca

Editor's note: The Business Journal will be running regular features on area businesses and how they are adjusting operations, innovating and coping in general with the economic impacts of the coronavirus. For story or subject suggestions, email& ...

Apr 7, 2020

OPINION: Update Pay Loan Rules To Address Restaurants

An Open Letter to Congressman Rouzer,   My name is Jud Watkins, and I am owner/operator of Wrightsville Beach Brewery. As you well know, the brewery/restaurant/hospitality industry has been harshly impacted by COVID-19 and the associated manda ...

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As the Federal Reserve took action in mid-March to re­store public confidence in the U.S. economic system, two local financial advisers prov...

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