Dr. Michael Cahn announces new location: Michael L. Cahn, MD FACS DABVLM recently announced the opening of his new private practice, located at 4222 Long Beach Rd SE, Southport, NC 28461.  Locals may know the building as Dosher Medical Plaza, formerly Dosher Urgent Care.  Dr. Cahn resigned from Vein Clinics of America earlier this year…

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The following highlights noteworthy business news from across North Carolina. Atlantic Natural Foods to Donate 75,000 Meals to Food Banks throughout the U.S.: Nashville, N.C.-based Atlantic Natural Foods, LLC (ANF), which describes itself as “the leading shelf-stable, plant-based manufacturer of award-winning Loma Linda® and TUNO™ brand foods,” is kicking off a nationwide effort to help deliver relief for hungry families in need, starting today with…

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WILMINGTON, N.C. — Community Care of the Lower Cape Fear (CCLCF) recently welcomed two new members to its board of directors. Michael Bollinger, Senior Vice President – Head of Pharmacy from Live Oak Bank will be joining CCLCF as board Treasurer. Mr. Bollinger has been with Live Oak Bank since 2014, where he currently leads…

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RALEIGH, N.C. — The state’s seasonally adjusted November unemployment rate was 6.2 percent, remaining unchanged from October’s revised rate. The national rate decreased 0.2 of a percentage point to 6.7 percent. North Carolina’s November 2020 unemployment rate increased 2.6 percentage points from a year ago. The number of people employed increased 28,320 over the month…

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SUPPLY, N.C. — Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (BEMC) is taking additional steps to protect members and employees, and ensure efficient operations as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves.  The following actions will take effect Monday, December 21 until further notice: In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, all district offices will be closed to walk-in…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Small businesses anticipate the worst of the pandemic is still ahead and half (50%) of small businesses see their operations continuing for a year or less in the current business climate before having to permanently close according to a new poll taken October 30 – November 10 and recently released by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and MetLife. The survey also found that small businesses in the…

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RALEIGH, N.C. – ATMC is one of 11 recipients to receive funding through the 2020 Special Supplementary Round of the Growing Rural Economies through Access to Technology (GREAT) Grant Program. ATMC was awarded four grants totaling $7.8 million dollars that will be used to expand high-speed internet service to more than 5,000 addresses across Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin…

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During the course of my public relations training, I’ve studied a four-step process dubbed “RPIE.” The four steps are: R = Research P = Planning I = Implementation E = Evaluation. The research phase is intended to ensure that a client or organization builds its campaign based upon valid assumptions and informed insight, not guesses…

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