Seven year old Leo (Leonidas) Jack smiled in his button down shirt and red tie in response to being the newly crowned (and youngest ever) Stewardship Champion by the Lower Cape Fear Stewardship Development Coalition. Leo’s recognition caused a standing ovation at the February 19th Annual Stewardship Development Award Luncheon held at The Terraces on Sir Tyler. It was all set in motion on May 30, 2013 when police discovered that 1,000 Venus’ flytraps had been stolen from the Stanley Rehder Carnivorous Plant Garden south of downtown Wilmington.
On Friday, January 10, 2014, Jody Wainio of Buyers Choice Realty was officially sworn in as the 2014 President for the Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors® (WRAR) at the organization’s annual Installation and Awards Banquet. The banquet’s theme was “Get Engaged,” which also established the organization’s focus for 2014. “As this year’s President, my focus is to get our members more engaged with their business, community, and association,” said Wainio.
For people who would like to weigh in on the rate requests in person, there will be a public comment session on Friday, January 24 at 9:30AM to 4PM in the Jim Long Hearing Room of the Dobbs Building, 430 N. Salisbury St., Raleigh, NC.