Achievers & Accolades

Feb 20, 2024

The Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association (WCFHBA) added Hope Taylor as its director of business development, according to a news release. In this new role, Taylor will be working with the association's members to help enhance and showcase the benefits and value the WCFHBA offers, the release stated. She will also be working closely with the association' ...

Feb 20, 2024

The Women’s Impact Network of New Hanover County (WIN) welcomed its 2024 board of directors with the election of Linda Harootyan as chair, Janet Stiegler as vice chair, Linda Thomas as secretary and Susan Vanecek as treasurer. Also joining the board are Sadie Campbell, Wendy Fingerhut, Debbie Mott, and Leigh Johnson, Director of Philanthropy, Planned Parenthood So ...

Feb 20, 2024

Clancy & Theys recently announced the promotion of Joe Rider to the position of director of operations of the construction company’s Wilmington division. With 17 years of construction experience, including seven years with Clancy & Theys, Rider brings a wealth of expertise to his new role, according to a news release. “We are thrilled to have Joe ...

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Tony Caudle
City of Wilmington

Paving the Way to Better City Streets

Posted Nov 20, 2023
Good quality streets are important to residents and businesses alike. That’s why improving Wilmington’s street infrastructure is a continued priority for City Council. In recent years, the city has developed a data-driven approach to street maintenance, which is producing real results.

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Feb 20, 2024

Tamara Fosdick has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolina Premier Properties at its Wilmington office. As an experienced Realtor, she specializes in selling residential real estate in New Hanover County, according to a news release. "Her continued success in real estate is due to a strong ability to develop and maintain relationships while bringing like ...

Feb 20, 2024

YMCA Promotes Maarschalk To Vice President Of Youth Services

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 20, 2024

In response to the growing demand for child care and youth programming, the YMCA of Southeastern North Carolina has promoted Corey Maarschalk to vice president of youth services, according to a news release. Prior to this role, Maarschalk served as executive director of youth services. As vice president, Maarschalk is focused on setting strategic goals that will promote ...

Feb 13, 2024

Winding Marsh Adds Builder, On-site Sales Agent

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 13, 2024

Robuck Homes has added a new builder and an on-site sales agent to its newest Wilmington-area luxury home community, Winding Marsh, according to a news release. Kathleen Postel of Fonville Morisey Barefoot is handling sales for the community, and Coastal Cypress Building Co. will be building alongside Robuck, the release stated. For over 20 years, Coastal Cypress Bui ...

Feb 13, 2024

Marella, Cozart Join McKinley Building

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 13, 2024

McKinley Building Corp., a Wilmington commercial construction company, added two new superintendents to its team:  Jason Marella and Tac Cozart, according to a news release. Marella (pictured below right) brings more than three decades of experience in the construction industry to his new role at McKinley Building. The Wilmington native obtained his general contrac ...

Feb 13, 2024

Lupercio Joins MedNorth Board

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 13, 2024

MedNorth Health Center, 925 N. Fourth St. in Wilmington, recently announced a new board member. Mireya Lupercio is an outpatient mental health therapist and licensed clinical social worker at the Community Counseling Center. “Mireya is passionate about social justice and mental and emotional health,” according to a MedNorth news release. “Mireya wor ...

Feb 13, 2024

Pender County Events Receive Excellence Awards

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 13, 2024

Pender County events and festivals took home honors from the NC Association of Festivals and Events (NCAFE) Annual ShowFest in Charlotte, according to a news release.  Ocean Fest and Burgaw’s New Year's Eve Blueberry Drop are the association's 2024 Excellence Award winners, stated Stephanie Key, tourism assistant, who represented Pender County at ...

Feb 13, 2024

Advantage Ranks As Top Coldwell Banker Affiliate

By Staff Reports, posted Feb 13, 2024

Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage and the Coldwell Banker Advantage family of companies were recently named the No. 1 affiliate in North America for both total closed units and adjusted gross commission income by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. According to a news release, the rank marks the third consecutive year that the firm has earned the No. 1 spot in the n ...

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