November 28, 2017

NC #1 on Forbes List of Best States for Business

North Carolina has built one of the country’s strongest business climates over the past two decades, fueled by low business costs, incentives and a young, educated workforce, many of whom have been trained […]
November 28, 2017

New Hanover County School Students to Receive Virtual Library Cards

26,000 New Hanover County students will soon receive virtual library cards. New Hanover County Public Library and New Hanover County Schools (NHCS) have partnered on a new initiative called CLASS Project (Connecting […]
November 20, 2017

Wilmington’s 3rd Quarter 2017 Cost of Living Unchanged

The costs associated with living in Wilmington in the 3rd quarter of 2017 were unchanged compared to 2nd quarter 2017 and those of the average city, according to the results of the […]
October 26, 2017

Wilmington Chamber Unveils New Strategic Plan

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors unveiled a new 3-year strategic plan today in an effort to better serve its members and the community, as well as expand the organization’s […]
October 10, 2017

Wilmington One of America’s Hottest Coffee Cultures

Expedia.com has released its list of 13 Hottest Up-And-Coming Coffee Cultures, and Wilmington made the list. Wilmington was featured for local favorites like Bitty & Beau’s Coffee and Folks Cafe. Check out the article […]
October 5, 2017

Cape Fear Region’s Economic Growth to Outpace State, Nation

At today’s Economic Outlook conference, UNCW Regional Economist Dr. Adam Jones said that the region has settled into a more normal growth pattern and is expected to outperform both the state and […]
September 14, 2017

Site Selection Magazine Profiles Cape Fear Region

Site Selection magazine has published an article profiling the Cape Fear Region. The Chamber, through its Choose Cape Fear regional marketing initiative, approached Site Selection magazine Senior Editor Gary Daughters with the […]
August 31, 2017

2nd Quarter Cost of Living Remains Below National Average

The costs associated with living in Wilmington in the 2nd quarter of 2017 were virtually unchanged compared to the 1st quarter and those of the average city, according to the results of the […]