May 16, 2016

Wilmington Named One of Coolest Southern Towns

Jetsetter Magazine has released its list of Coolest Southern Towns, and Wilmington was ranked at #6. The magazine called Wilmington an “idyllic riverside hamlet, where brick factories-turned-farm-to-table restaurants overlook the water and […]
April 26, 2016

1,900 Work On Wilmington Volunteers Tackle 27 Projects

On Saturday, April 23rd, the 11th Annual Work On Wilmington workday took place at sites across New Hanover County. This annual event brought together a broad spectrum of Wilmington area individuals and […]
March 15, 2016

Cruise Switzerland, France, Germany & the Netherlands with the Chamber

River cruises are one of the most popular vacations today, and to know the Rhine River is to know Europe. Running from the Swiss Alps through Germany, this vital waterway eventually flows […]
March 11, 2016

Wilmington’s Azalea Festival in Running for Nation’s Finest Flower Festival

Wilmington largest annual community event is being recognized nationally. The North Carolina Azalea Festival is in the running for a USA Today/ reader poll of the nation’s finest flower festivals. Wilmington’s annual […]
February 19, 2016

Volunteers Needed for Work On Wilmington

Volunteers are needed for Work on Wilmington, taking place on April 23, 2016. Work on Wilmington is an annual event that brings together local businesses and volunteers to work together to improve […]
February 19, 2016

Let’s Rally the Community, Not the National Guard

I found it ironic that the same morning I attended the annual meeting of the Blue Ribbon Commission for the Prevention of Youth Violence, I read a column called “Heart of the […]
July 27, 2015

Increasing Personal Power for Women

Often women have to walk to fine line between being effective and being perceived as a witch. At the Women’s Professional Development Luncheon, keynote speaker Denise Ryan of FireStar Speaking will tell […]
May 12, 2015

Join Us at the Elected Officials Appreciation BBQ

Chamber members: it’s going to be a beautiful evening for a BBQ this Friday, May 15. Join us riverfront from 5:30-7:30pm at the Wilmington Chamber and say thanks to those who work […]