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Freeman Park zones set to close this spring due to dredging

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CAROLINA BEACH --- A portion of Freeman Park will close this spring due to dredging. According to the Town of Carolina Beach, the U.S. Army...

Carolina Beach St. Patrick’s Day tradition has raised $500k for charity

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CAROLINA BEACH – In what has become one of the most popular, locally-driven St. Patrick’s Day traditions over the last decade, the 13th Annual...
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Smoldering ruins: The once grand Carolina Beach Hotel (part II)

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CAROLINA BEACH--- On May 26, 1927, just before opening for the summer season, the Carolina Beach Hotel, with all its furnishings and 755 lots,...
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Traffic in downtown Carolina Beach to be diverted for two weeks

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CAROLINA BEACH – Traffic heading through the center of Carolina Beach will be diverted for about two weeks for infrastructure repairs. Beginning Monday at 9...

Carolina Beach dune-rebuilding event sees record turnout, eyes Kure Beach for 2018

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CAROLINA BEACH – The Cape Fear Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation was out at Carolina Beach for its fourth annual dune-reinforcement project this weekend. The...

New and luxurious: The once grand Carolina Beach Hotel (part I)

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CAROLINA BEACH --- The grand, new, three story Carolina Beach Hotel opened for the 1926 beach season near the Carolina Beach Lake, where Carolina...
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Here’s where to dump household chemicals and old electronics free and close to home in New Hanover County

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NEW HANOVER COUNTY --- New Hanover County is giving residents an easy way to dispose of household hazardous waste, and it starts next Monday. The...

With massive protester turnout, Carolina Beach shuts down helicopter tours

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  CAROLINA BEACH --- The Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 10, was packed with protesters, overflowing into the parking lot where people listened to...

Carolina Beach to consider contentious zoning ordinance to allow helicopter tours

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CAROLINA BEACH --- The Town Council of Carolina Beach will meet next week to discuss a new zoning ordinance that would allow helicopter tours...

Carolina Beach recycling Christmas trees to shore up dune systems

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CAROLINA BEACH --- The town of Carolina Beach will be collecting Christmas trees throughout January and recycling them to help protect the area's dune...