economic growth in Wilmington New Hanover County Seeks Citizen Input on Economic Growth Strategy By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Nov 11, 2013 Arts and culture. The Film Industry. Access to outdoor recreation a la the beach or the river. Even road infrastructure… Candidate Profile: Bill Saffo, Mayor of Wilmington By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Sep 25, 2013 City of Wilmington Listen Listening... / 4:24 Listen to the audio version here. Mayor Bill Saffo is running unopposed this season for what will be his fifth term serving the City of Wilmington. Live Oak Bank Seals Five-Year Incentive Deal with New Hanover County By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Sep 16, 2013 Listen Listening... / 1:18 Listen to the audio version here. Live Oak Bancshares opened its corporate headquarters in Wilmington five years ago. Castle Branch CEO considers expansion in Wilmington -- or California By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Aug 22, 2012 Castle Branch, a Wilmington-based employment screening company, is getting ready for another growth spurt.