A proposed bill would allow open containers in downtown areas, Wilmington businesses support the move By Michael Praats| May 10, 2021 at 1:55 PM EDT – Updated May 10 at 8:27 PM WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – Taking a drink outside of….

Commercial Real Estate Award Winners Announced

BY CECE NUNN, POSTED 4/29/21 Area real estate projects, leadership and other achievements were recognized Thursday at a ceremony at the Wilmington Convention Center. Cape Fear….

Local Chef To Bring Gourmet Pizza, Sandwiches To North Fourth

BY JESSICA MAURER, POSTED APR 14, 2021 Wheelhouse Pizza, a collaboration between chef Mark Milner and Port City Holding Co. owner Kent Tomaselli, will soon be….

New Owner Seeking Tenant For Parchies Space

BY JESSICA MAURER, POSTED APR 14, 2021 Dave Wishon, a Wilmington native and owner of longtime Port City restaurant Parchies, said in a recent report that the restaurant….

Why You Should Plan a Trip to Wilmington, North Carolina

You can witness the beauty of Wilmington, North Carolina, any time of year, but especially in spring. The city’s North Carolina Azalea Festival, held every April,….

Downtown Grocery Store Founders Share Details

The founders of a new grocery store are hoping to bring their concept, Better Basket, to downtown Wilmington in about four months. Joseph Allen and….

$2.5M Project Nears Completion For Dentist, Medspa In Former Serpentarium

Renovations to the former serpentarium in downtown Wilmington are nearing completion for a longtime dental practice and new medical spa.  The certificate of occupancy was recently….

MoMentum Companies, Inc. welcomes newest protégé Drew Espy!

Welcome and Congratulations Drew Espy: Drew Espy is the youngest of three sons of Terry Espy, owner of Momentum Companies, Inc., and he is now the….

Selling a House During Winter Holidays: Tips, Pros & Cons

How to sell a home in the winter Winter is not the peak real estate season, but winter home sales are becoming more common, as….

Classic Christmas movies being screened at Thalian Hall — tickets available now

A  Wilmington tradition returns to Thalian Hall with the 10th annual screening of Frank Capra’s iconic holiday film “It’s A Wonderful Life” showing Dec. 21-23. Cheryl M…..