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2020 Legal Elite: Jam Session

Photos By Christer Berg, Mitchell Kearney Longfellow called music “the universal language of mankind,” but that doesn’t mean any particular group shares favorites. That was...

Soaring Latino population fortifies North Carolina’s growth prospects

North Carolina’s Latino population soars, though gains in business and political influence remain elusive.

N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis presses on with hefty UNC System aid

Hope springs eternal as Kannapolis’ shift from textiles to test tubes nears the two-decade mark, bolstered by a revitalized center city and a state investment of $269 million.


Sherwood Smith Jr.

Pillars of North Carolina: Sherwood Smith Jr. led the nuclear charge

Sherwood Smith Jr., a lawyer, rose to power at the state’s second-largest electric utility just as nuclear production swept into vogue.

N.C. manufacturers produce more with fewer staffers

North Carolina’s manufacturing remains a potent force as leaders worry about how to replace aging workers.

Top stock picks for 2020: Honeywell, Albemarle lead the favorites

Diversity and expansion are key in this year’s installment of Business North Carolina’s annual stock-picking contest.

2020: An early peek at the year ahead

Columnist Dan Barkin sooths events of the year to come, the first of a new decade that will finally see free in-flight Wi-Fi. Predictions are compliant with all applicable regulations.

PE-backed Segra raises N.C. stakes with North State acquisition

North State Telecommunications, a High Point-based telecom with 19th-century roots, is being acquired by growing Charlotte-based fiber-bandwidth provider Segra.

Town Square: Proximity to Triad cities gives Kernersville a boost

Kernersville’s proximity to the Triad’s biggest cities and a revived downtown are sparking fresh notice.

Opinion: A decade later, North Carolina rebounds

North Carolina enters 2020 in a revitalized state, versus a decade earlier.

Senior spaces

North Carolina’s 65-plus population has grown significantly over the last decade, outpacing the national trend.

Moore County makes advances in health care, tourism and supporting veterans

Moore County makes advances in health care, veteran-owned businesses, agritourism and the performing arts

Scene setters: 2019 mfgCON

On Nov. 13-14, Business North Carolina and the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership hosted...