Business Articles

Fudge and Fun

Fudge and Fun

Topsail Island Trading Company in Surf City, sister store to The Gift Basket in Topsail Beach, is known for its tasty homemade fudge, but there’s a whole lot more to the store.

New Kids on the Block

New Kids on the Block

Diver Surfside Cafe, a family-run business offering coffee, fresh-pressed juices and smoothies, is run by a longtime local and a couple who is new in town.

Farmers at Last

Farmers at Last

After many setbacks of the pandemic postponed their new farming venture, Shari and Sean Donahue finally opened Surf City Farm in June 2021.

Past Articles

Community, Not Competition

Community, Not Competition

In the Four Corners area of Sneads Ferry, a collective of powerhouse women supports each other while growing their individual businesses.

New Digs

New Digs

Onslow Bay Boatworks has consolidated its operations into a brand-new facility in Holly Ridge.