Tag: Wilmington


Vaping & Smoking Ban In Wilmington

The county’s recently formed Health and Human Services Board will consider two draft proposals next week, one that would ban electronic cigarettes and another that would ban all nicotine-containing products, including cigarettes, ‘vaping,’ and potentially chewing tobacco. Both bans would ...

SENC PGA Tour Stop Dreams Dashed

Despite a successful tournament here in 2017, the Wells Fargo Championship will not return to Wilmington in 2021 when Quail Hollow in Charlotte plays host to the Presidents Cup.
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Geatz & Looney Talk Wilmington Economy

Tobin Getz & Tom Looney join Tyler in studio to talk about the Old North State award that Tom recently was awarded, what has changed in Wilmington’s economy since we first began discussions on this show, and where we go ...
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ABC It’s Easy As 123

Port City Daily reports that one of the most profitable ABC stores in southeastern North Carolina is moving and it is causing quite the stir… One year after an “unusual request” from a developer, the New Hanover County ABC will ...
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The Bravery of the Wilmington Star News

One of my all-time favorite quotes is from tennis player Vitas Gerulatis.  After losing 16 matches in a row to Jimmy Connors Gerulatis finally picked up a W.  In the post-match press conference Gerultais confidently said, “Let that be a lesson ...
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Is a Wilmington City Councilman a corporate shill?

The debate continues in Wilmington to decide what should be done about short-term rentals.  Yesterday the Wilmington city council met and a solution doesn’t seem ay closer than it has in the past… At Monday’s agenda-review meeting, the council was presented ...