Jun 1, 2023

FOCUS Broadband internet continues expanding in Robeson County with USDA Community Connect Grant

FOCUS Broadband announced that fiber optic high-speed internet is now available in more rural areas of Robeson County. Residents living in areas of Barker Ten Mile, Howellsville, and Tolarsville now have access to fast internet. The project was made ...

May 30, 2023

100% Fiber Optic Internet expansion coming to Harnett County

Photo courtesy of LumosLumos announced last week that they would invest over $50 million to bring its internet services to residents and businesses in Harnett and Johnston County.Lumos is a service provider that provides Fiber Optic Internet, whole-H ...

May 22, 2023

Fayetteville IT job postings down once again for April; Postings across the state lower than last year

Graphic courtesy of NC TECHNC TECH has released its monthly snapshot of available IT positions in the state.The report revealed that Fayetteville recorded 804 IT jobs posted for April. This is a 20 percent decrease from the amount posted in April of ...

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Benjamin P. Levine, MD
Cape Fear Valley Health Orthopedic Services

Cape Fear Valley Health Orthopedic Residency Will Welcome First Cohort of Military and Civilian Residents in July

Posted May 12, 2023
With a booming population and a high military concentration, Fayetteville has a high demand for orthopedic surgeons. To help fill that need, I, Dr. Benjamin Levine, moved to Fayetteville in 2019. As an orthopedic surgeon, I specialize in hand and upp entire article
Apr 18, 2023

Negative numbers, positive leaders; NC Tech’s monthly snapshot for March leaves room for improvement

Photo courtesy of NC TechThe NC Technology Association has released its monthly snapshot of available IT positions in the state, broken down in several ways such as top listings by MSA, job type, skills, certifications, etc.According to NC Tech’s mon ...

Apr 13, 2023

AI: a threat or a tool?

Photo from PexelsAs technology continues to advance,  artificial intelligence remains one of society’s most useful tools from practical applications such as E-payments, digital assistants, and chatbots to more complex systems utilized by corpora ...

Mar 29, 2023

Spectrum announces $40,000 Spectrum Digital Education Grant for Kramden Institute

Photo courtesy of SpectrumOn Tuesday March 28, Spectrum announced Kramden Institute has received a $40,000 Spectrum Digital Education grant for their Computer Basics for Seniors curriculum. The grant is part of the broadband connectivity provider’s s ...

Mar 20, 2023

Fayetteville MSA only location in NC to see increase in IT job postings for February

Photo courtesy of NC TechThe NC Technology Association has released its monthly snapshot of available IT positions in the state.According to NC Tech, in the Fayetteville MSA, which encompasses Cumberland, Hoke and Harnett Counties, 1,065 IT jobs were ...

Mar 3, 2023

Emerging Technology Institute to host federal Technology Experimentation event

ETI is partnering with USSOCOM to host the event at its campus for the second year in a row. The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has partnered with the Emerging Technology Institute to bring their third annual Technical Experi ...

Mar 2, 2023

Artificial intelligence training: Residents receive real life experience with realistic fake patients at the new Cape Fear Valley Health learning facility

PHOTO PROVIDED BY: GFBJAI patients found in the CFVH Center for Medical Education and NeuroscienceInstitute include a pregnant patient (pictured above), a grown man, small child,toddler, and infant. All can simulate real life medical conditions, brea ...

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In The Current Issue

Summer in the gardens: Taking a look at the current and future displays and events as the Cape Fear Botanical Garden kicks off the summer season

PHOTO PROVIDED BY CAPE FEAR BOTANICAL GARDENCFBG is connecting local history and agriculture with NASCAR with their Horticulture, Hooch & Outlaws in Fast Cars exhibiton display until August 20.New activities, events and day trips are coming up fo

The Cozy Heron: Lillington "glamping" experience allows for a comfortable yet unforgettable time in the great outdoors

Each individual wagon is eight and a half feet tall, twenty-five feet long, and contains one hundred and eighty squarefeet of space to relax in - Photo provided by Cape Fear River AdventuresSummer is approaching rapidly in North Carolina, and we all

C&S Ice: Family owned mobile food stand brings a northern frozen treat to beat the southern heat

Carla (left) and Sean Stansberry, (right)are the team behind C&S Ice, workingtogether to make all of their food byhand and with care - Photos provided by GFBJC&S has loyal fans of all ages who travel to meet them at their location for the day