Saturday, December 2, 2023

Churches face waning influence in state

Religion’s declining influence forces N.C. spiritual leaders to rethink their institutions’ roles.

North Carolina’s 2020 Best Hospitals

Business North Carolina’s 2020 list of best hospitals

Local leaders considering cashing in New Hanover Regional Medical Center

With some large national and N.C. hospital systems in hot pursuit, Wilmington leaders consider cashing in their community’s healthiest asset.


Mission Health fills it newest tower with local art

Mission Health, nestled in a city known for its beauty, filled its new $400 million tower with 659 paintings, sculptures and other pieces of art created by local artists. Turn the page for a glimpse at some of the craftsmanship on display at the largest capital project in Asheville’s history.

Pillars of North Carolina: Linda Hudson

Linda Hudson, a pioneering defense-industry leader uses her lifetime of experience to guide senior executives through major decisions.

Big data takes center stage in college curriculum

N.C. universities bustle to train a data-centric workforce.

Davidson College opens Hurt Hub to promote innovation and entrepreneurship

A Davidson incubator is connecting startups, entrepreneurs, community partners and the local college in a collaborative space.

Bogg’s furniture marries advanced manufacturing with design and craftsmanship

Furniture craftsman Brian Boggs mixes respect for the old with cutting-edge productivity.

Triad Business Bank opens with more than $50 million raised

A startup financial institution plans to open in Greensboro this month with more than $50 million in the bank.

Research Triangle Park slated for makeover

The leafy, suburban look of the state’s most famous business park is slated for a makeover in coming years.

Town Square: Elkin’s second act

Elkin transforms itself from a declining textile town to a craft destination with a strong school system.

Up front: Churches face new challenges in changing society

Historically influential in North Carolina, churches face a tougher challenge in a busy, complex society.

North Carolina offers unique and upscale experiences

North Carolina offers unique and upscale experiences to travelers, making the state’s tourism industry a particularly lucrative sector.