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Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 4:12pm. 229 Views, 0 Comments.
This weekend is the 3oth year of the Hertford Indian Summer Festival. For information on what is happening, visit their website, www.historichertfordinc.org
Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 11:21am. 384 Views, 0 Comments.
The Triangle Business Journal has a list with the Top 10 highest paid CEO's in the Triangle. The list is quite interesting. As the Triangle continues to grow, we expect to see competition to increase. Looking over the companies which pay their CEO's the highest, we see the Triangle is home to a number of cutting edge companies.
- Red Hat
- Inspire Pharmeceuticals
- Progress Energy
- Dex One Corp.
- Cree Inc.
- Xerium Technologies
- Talecris Biotherapeuticals
- Salix Pharmeceuticals
- Alliance One International
- Highwoods Properties
Wednesday, August 10th, 2011 at 10:50am. 703 Views, 0 Comments.
The Council for Entrepreneurial Development or CED, a Research Triangle Park (RTP) based nonprofit, has their list of the Top 25 companies to watch in North Carolina for 2011. Looks like business and commerce are alive and growing in North Carolina.
Top 25 Companies to Watch in NC
- Bennett Aerospace, Inc.
- BioAgilytix Labs
- BioResource International. Inc.
- Chimerix, Inc.
- Dorsett Technologies, Inc.
- Dry Corp, LLC
- Emergency Technologies, Inc.
- Expression Analysis
- Figure Eight Technologies
- FLS Energy
- Hickory Nut Gap Farm
- Ignite Social Media
- Jackrabbit Technologies
- K3 Enterprises, Inc.
- LoneRider Brewing Company
- MercuryGate International
- Moog Music, Inc.
- Replay Photos, LLC
Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 at 9:04am. 693 Views, 0 Comments.
If you enjoy sweet potatoes and outdoor festivals, be sure to put the 4th Annual North Carolina Sweet Potato Festival on your calendar. The 2011 Festival is being held on October 27th, 28th, and 29th in beautiful Snow Hill. For more information on the festival visit their website, www.ncsweetpotatofestival.com.
Friday, July 22nd, 2011 at 11:03am. 269 Views, 0 Comments.
Once again Raleigh was ranked by Forbes as the best place in America for Business and Careers. It comes as no surprise to those familiar with the Raleigh area, that it is again #1.
Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 at 10:06pm. 479 Views, 0 Comments.
Don't miss 4th of July Celebration from 5 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Greenville will hold it's firework display and festivities between Court Street to Camperdown Street/Broad Street from Laurens Street to Falls Street and Falls Park.
This is a Free Event for anyone to attend
Pepsi Main Stage:
5:30-7:30 p.m.: Music by Outshyne (country)
7:30-9:30 p.m.: Music by Benton Blount (country)
Peace Center Amphitheatre Stage:
6:30-7:30 p.m. and 8-9:30 p.m.: Music by 246 SC National Guard Band, performing traditional military music as well as some variety/pop covers.
Fireworks at 9:45 p.m. (Sponsored by Bon Secours St. Francis Health Systems). This year’s fireworks will feature choreographed music simulcast over radio station WESC 92.5 FM, from 8-10…
Monday, January 10th, 2011 at 12:42pm. 459 Views, 0 Comments.
According to a recently released report by the North Carolina Employment Security Commission, unemployment numbers in Dare County, 10.7%, were double digit for November. It will be interesting to see, how the numbers change heading into the Spring and Summer.
Friday, January 7th, 2011 at 9:14am. 413 Views, 0 Comments.
This is an interesting article on BlueRidgeNow.com, Republicans should lower NC gas tax.
One thing the article highlighted that I was unaware of, Thanks to state lawmakers converting what was a ceiling on the gas tax into a floor, North Carolinians now pay 32.5 cents a gallon. That is 13th highest in the nation, second only to Florida in the Southeast and an all-time high for North Carolina."
What do you think state lawmakers should do?
Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 11:36am. 439 Views, 0 Comments.
New York Magazine is reporting that the Carolina Aviation Museum in Charlotte, is working to bring the plane to a final resting place in Charlotte.
"Charlotte’s mayor, Anthony Foxx, said his city was a fitting site for the plane because about 100 residents of the area were on Flight 1549 and because aviation is a big industry there..."
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Thursday, January 6th, 2011 at 11:29am. 417 Views, 0 Comments.
As just reported by Bloomberg, the North Carolina state Attorney General's office is looking for a stay on Judge John Craig's November ruling on North Carolina video sweepstakes. For additional information see this News-Record blog.