Wilmington Cited as Haven for Retirees

WILMINGTON -- Those who live in Wilmington already know it's a great place to call home. Now, a nationwide publication is recognizing it, too.

Monday's edition of "U.S. News and World Report" highlights Wilmington as a haven for retirees.

One of the main attractions is the city's quirky, artsy atmosphere. The local film industry and UNCW help foster the artistic environment, according to the report.

The article also says seniors give a great deal back to the community, through volunteer activities and entrepreneurship.