Latest Cape Fear region Stories

2011-06-30 12:12:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With senior management in place, new vendors identified and construction close to completion, a grand opening has now been set for Wilmington's new locally-focused grocery - Carolina Farmin'. A formal kickoff celebration will take place Thursday, August 4th through Sunday, August 7th. The store plans to conduct a soft opening just prior to the formal launch, which will help management train staff, refine processes and make any other...

2011-05-11 16:26:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The developers of Waterway Cove, a boutique coastal community located in Ocean Isle Beach, NC, are proud to announce a huge milestone in their community. They are celebrating the opening of their large amenity site this month with a month long celebration. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110511/CL00626 ) This amenity site includes a clubhouse with kitchen, fitness facility, meeting rooms and lending library, as well as the...

2011-05-06 06:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MedCath Corporation (Nasdaq: MDTH) announced today it has completed the sale of its ownership interest and management agreement in Coastal Carolina Heart to New Hanover Regional Medical Center (Wilmington, North Carolina). Coastal Carolina Heart is a component of the Company's MedCath Partners division and provides certain catheterization laboratory management services to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Pursuant to transaction terms,...

2011-05-03 07:37:00

Cucalorus Film Festival selected as "One of the 25 Film Festivals Worth The Entry Fee in 2011" by MovieMaker Magazine WILMINGTON, N.C., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 17th Cucalorus Film Festival seeks submissions from filmmakers, video artists and creative spirits. Cucalorus is a non-competitive showcase of features, shorts and documentaries from around the world being held November 10-13. The festival screens over 150 films from emerging and established artists. Cucalorus is...

2010-10-12 13:27:00

WILMINGTON, N.C., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Stevens Fine Homes of Wilmington, NC is bucking state and national trends by selling homes and creating jobs in the most challenging housing market in a generation. Stevens Fine Homes has already sold 110 new homes for $17 million so far this year, including 31 for $6.5 million dollars in August and September - its best performance since the boom of 2005, according to company founder and president Craig Stevens. With some 60 new homes under...

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