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Hinnant bids farewell to Wilmington Downtown Inc.
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 10:59pm.

video Friday will be the last day on the job for Wilmington Downtown Incorporated’s leaders, John Hinnant. Hinnant became the Executive Director of WDI in June of 2006 and says he has loved serving the city.

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Hinnant to leave WDI
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 11:08am.

videoJohn Hinnant is stepping down as the head of Wilmington Downtown Inc.

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FRIDAY: Downtown Sundown presents 'The Breakfast Club'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 6:59am.

Join us Friday for the FREE Downtown Sundown Concert Series. "The Breakfast Club," America's Favorite '80s Tribute Band, will headline from 8 to 10 p.m.

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WWAY proud to be exclusive media partner of WDI's 'Downtown Sundown Concert Series'
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 10:01am.

WDI kicks off Wilmington's annual signature Friday night concert series Friday May 24. This summer marks the 8th season for the Downtown Sundown, which began as an economic development promotion to attract people downtown in the late afternoon. It has grown to be one of the more popular FREE events in the region, attracting locals and tourists of all ages.

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City leaders think downtown groups should consolidate
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 3:45pm.

video It's budget season for local governments. One potential way Wilmington City Council is discussing to save money is cutting down on the number of publicly-funded downtown advocacy groups.

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BUILDING HISTORY: A look back at downtown
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 03/27/2013 - 8:38pm.

video Wilmington Downtown Inc helps businesses build and grow in our city. They watch as the city develops and prospers in its historic setting.

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'Closed for Winter' becoming a common sight in downtown Wilmington
Submitted by Matt Ray on Thu, 12/06/2012 - 5:15pm.

video More and more "closed" signs have been popping up in windows along front street in downtown Wilmington. That's leaving some wondering if they are actually signs of a lagging downtown economy.

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Ballpark supporters: Where have they been?
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 07/12/2012 - 6:51pm.

video We've heard a lot from those against building a tax-funded ballpark in the Port City, but not much from those who support it. Today we asked them why they have been MIA.

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ONLY ON 3: Developer talks about ballpark plan, opposition starts Facebook group
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:51pm.

video The city is not the only one stepping up to the plate when it comes to embracing the construction of a new baseball stadium downtown. Today, the developer met with the Wilmington Area Hospitality Association to discuss his plans, which he says will change the city.

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Downtown stakeholders want tax plan to slow down
Submitted by Asha Dave on Thu, 03/17/2011 - 3:37pm.

videoWilmington Downtown Inc. is trying to push the creation of a MSD to enhance city services, like safety patrols, clean-up crews and marketing and event support. Problem is, many of the people who will be impacted by the MSD are against the plan.

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