Feb 21, 2024

New Hanover Community Endowment Feeds Wilmington Food Desert With $6.8M

The New Hanover Community Endowment announced a $6.8 million investment in the Northside Food Cooperative, a startup grocery store, on Wednesday. The Northside Food Cooperative serves Wilmington's Northside neighborhood, a long-standing food d ...

Feb 21, 2024

Summerwalk's Second Phase Moves Forward With Rezoning

A proposal to build more than 175 apartments along with retail, restaurant and office space is moving forward on Oleander Drive after developers secured a needed rezoning this week. On Tuesday, the Wilmington City Council unanimously approved rezo ...

Feb 21, 2024

Banh Si Food Truck To Partner With The Half In New Cargo District Venture

With an opening planned later this year, a new joint venture between Wilmington food truck Banh Sai and sandwich shop The Half is sure to be a hotspot for locals and tourists alike.  Banh Sai owner Austin Belt said the decision to partner wit ...

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A New Take on an Old Scam

Posted Jan 29, 2024

One of the oldest scams around involves a criminal getting hold of one of your checks and forging the payee and the amount. Usually this is done by “washing” the check with chemicals to remove the real information you have written o...read entire article
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Rider Promoted To Director Of Operations For Clancy & Theys' Wilmington Division

Feb 21, 2024

Coffee Shop, Bar Takes Flight In Downtown Wilmington

When the creative minds behind the recently updated Front Street Inn decided to add a coffee bar, they knew it couldn’t be just a coffee bar – it had to have the same international flair as the hotel. That’s how the Concorde Espress ...

Feb 20, 2024

New Hanover County, Nonprofit Agency Partner On Rental Assistance Program

A nonprofit's partnership with New Hanover County aims to help residents struggling to pay their rent, according to a news release. Wilmington-based New H.O.P.E. CDC will begin accepting applications for its rental assistance program, which wi ...

Feb 20, 2024

Insurance Company Leases Space In Upcoming Midtown Office Building

The developers of an office building in the works in midtown Wilmington have secured an insurance company as a tenant. North Carolina Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co. will move its office in Hanover Center off Independence Boulevard to The Of ...

Feb 19, 2024

Bank, Nonprofit Look To Lease Skyline Center Space From City

Wilmington leaders will consider two more leases this week for space in the Skyline Center – the city-owned downtown building that formerly belonged to Thermo Fisher Scientific.  The city of Wilmington purchased the 12-story building at ...

Feb 19, 2024

United Airlines To Start Nonstop Chicago Flight At ILM In May

United Airlines will offer nonstop service between Chicago and Wilmington on Saturdays and Sundays this summer, Wilmington International Airport officials said Monday. The ILM-to-Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) route, which will u ...

Feb 16, 2024

NC Ports Gears Up For Another Cold Chain Summit

The N.C. State Ports Authority announced the industry speakers for one of three panels at its 2024 Cold Chain Summit. Venture capitalists, economic developers and cold supply chain executives will speak at the Cold Chain Summit, kicking off A ...

Feb 16, 2024

Trouble Brewing: How A Social Media Post Bubbled Over For A Wilmington Brewery

Choosing beers for a taproom is not a one-size-fits-all scenario, said Alex George of Bowstring Burgers & Brewyard in Wilmington. George, who is part of Bowstring’s leadership team, chooses what to sell at the Soda Pop District establish ...

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Social media can influence which local breweries are favored among patrons and restaurants. This dynamic played out recently with an online...

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