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Apr 15, 2021

Chef Serving Up Another New Restaurant To South Front District

Chef Bobby Zimmerman, owner of True Blue Butcher & Table at The Forum, announced Thursday that he and his team will be opening True Blue Butcher & Barrel in the fall of 2021. The restaurant, known simply as Butcher & Barrel, will be lo ...

Apr 15, 2021

Thermo Fisher Announces It Will Buy PPD For $17.4B

Thermo Fisher Scientific will buy Wilmington-based PPD for $17.4 billion, the companies announced this morning.   Under the agreement, approved by both companies’ boards, Thermo Fisher will acquire PPD for $47.50 per share for the total ...

Apr 14, 2021

WSJ Reports That PPD In Talks To Sell

Wilmington-based PPD is in talks to sell to Thermo Fisher Scientific for more than $15 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported this afternoon.   Citing unnamed sources familiar with the issue, the publication said the companies could come to ...

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Posted Mar 19, 2021
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Wilmington Chamber Of Commerce Hires Laura Brogdon-Primavera

Apr 14, 2021

Brunswick County Home Sales Soar By More Than 50% In March

Brunswick County’s residential real estate market saw its strongest sales so far this year in March, according to an announcement this week. Sales volume nearly doubled and units sold increased by more than 50%, from 431 to 649 units sold, c ...

Apr 14, 2021

Molson Coors Invests In TRU Colors, Forms Partnership

TRU Colors has partnered with national beverage company Molson Coors, which has made an equity investment in the local brewery to accelerate its growth, according to a news release. The amount of the investment from Chicago-based Molson Coors Beve ...

Apr 14, 2021

Double Happiness Reopens Dining Rooms

Double Happiness owner May Chen has reopened both of her Wilmington dining rooms, having been closed for in-house dining since last March. The Wrightsville Avenue and Ogden locations reopened Monday.  Earlier this year, Chen said she would ...

Apr 14, 2021

Nancy Jo’s Homemade Opens In Carolina Beach

A fixture at the State Farmers Market in Raleigh for the past 25 years, Nancy Jo’s Homemade has opened its fourth location, in Carolina Beach next to Michelangelo’s Pizza at 9 S. Lake Park Blvd.  Owner David Townsend said that whi ...

Apr 14, 2021

Local Chef To Bring Gourmet Pizza, Sandwiches To North Fourth

Wheelhouse Pizza, a collaboration between chef Mark Milner and Port City Holding Co. owner Kent Tomaselli, will soon be open on North Fourth Street for carryout pizza, salads and sandwiches. Located in a 360-square-foot, red-roofed building from t ...

Apr 14, 2021

New Owner Seeking Tenant For Parchies Space

Dave Wishon, a Wilmington native and owner of longtime Port City restaurant Parchies, said in a recent report that the restaurant will be closing April 23. Efforts are already underway to find a new tenant. Wishon has operated Parchies, ...

Apr 13, 2021

Safety Concerns Pause One-dose Vaccine

The nation’s massive vaccination effort hit a snag Tuesday when, citing safety concerns, two federal health agencies called for a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.  Officials at the CDC and FDA are reviewin ...


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