Latest New Hanover County, North Carolina Stories

2009-02-17 07:00:00

WILMINGTON, Mass., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroTherm(R) announces the successful move of its Corporate Headquarters consisting of 41 employees including management, manufacturing, sales & marketing to a new location; 30 Upton Drive, Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887.

2009-02-17 07:00:00

Second Major Expansion in 2009 Adds 50 New Jobs ATLANTA, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordic Cold Storage, an Atlanta-based leader in refrigerated supply chain services, announces the opening of their new Wilmington, NC frozen distribution and import / export center.

2008-07-23 18:00:38

By Patrick Gannon, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 23--A private jet company plans to launch on-demand passenger service from Wilmington to northern New Jersey, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Nassau, Bahamas. Deluge Air plans to begin booking flights Aug.

2008-07-22 12:00:41

By Gareth McGrath, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 21--WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- The interlopers stepped up their pace when they recognized they had been spotted taking a shortcut through the bird preserve at the north end of this barrier island.

2008-07-17 18:00:27

By Gareth McGrath, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 17--With the state budget passed and legislators itching to get out of Raleigh, time appears to be eroding for supporters of legislation that would soften the state's ban on hardened structures along the coast.

2008-07-16 15:00:40

By Amy Hotz, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 15--Feature films, television shows and commercials spent 61 percent more money last year in North Carolina than in 2006.

2008-07-16 12:00:50

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the remaining weeks of summer, the 200-room Sheraton Atlantic Beach on North Carolina's Crystal Coast today announced that it is offering a variety of family and military appreciation promotions.

2008-07-16 12:00:50

By Gareth McGrath, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 15--Stars from John Travolta in "Domestic Disturbance" to the cast of the television series "Surface" have graced the private docks at the end of Lewis Road in Hampstead.

2008-07-15 12:01:00

By Shelby Sebens, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Jul. 13--Dosher Medical Plaza on Long Beach Road plans to open its doors to patients the first week of August.

2007-03-06 15:00:35

WILMINGTON, N.C., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Blue Developers has unveiled plans for a unique nautical community, located on the spectacular Intracoastal Waterway near Wilmington, North Carolina's historic downtown. Primary to the community's design is its focus on nautical lifestyle.

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