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More than 1 million Christmas lights guide the way through Airlie Gardens this December

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WILMINGTON --- Wilmington’s public, coastal garden has become a North Carolina winter wonderland. “Enchanted Airlie” has returned to Airlie Gardens. Each year since 2005, 35...

Cape Fear Academy packs 50,000 meals for Stop Hunger Now as part of anniversary celebration

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  Wilmington, NC --- On Tuesday, November 15, the Cape Fear Academy community participated in a school-wide community service project to fight world hunger. Everyone had...
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Southport teen takes top prize in 4-H regional horse competition

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The All American Quarter (AQHA) Horse Congress is the largest single breed-horse show in the world. The show attracts more than 650,000 people to...
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This Week in History: Nov. 14-18, 1990

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This week in history, November 14-November 18, 1990: The number one movie is “Home Alone” The number one song is “Love Takes Time” by...
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Seven places looking for volunteers this holiday season

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WILMINGTON --- There are over three hundred people without permanent housing in the Brunswick, Pender, and New Hanover County areas, according to a 2015 study...

Wilmington author Nan Graham to judge 2017 Azalea Festival writing contest

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WILMINGTON --- Azalea Festival organizers are adding a writing contest to this year's activities, selecting local writer and radio commentator Nah Graham as a...

Blue Ribbon Commission celebrates its successes with Wilmington’s youth and makes plans for the coming year

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WILMINGTON --- After successfully guiding thirty Wilmington youth into the job market, the organization dedicated to preventing youth violence in the city is looking forward...

2017 Azalea Festival Children’s Art Contest is open to submissions from all over

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WILMINGTON --- The North Carolina Azalea Festival organizers are offering young students a chance to be part of a 70-year tradition and hope they’ll...

Tanya Tucker coming to Wilmington’s Wilson Center in September

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WILMINGTON – Tickets for country music superstar Tanya Tucker's performance in Wilmington go on sale online and in person this Wednesday at Cape Fear...

Historic Wilmington Foundation looking for children’s tour guides

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The Historic Wilmington Foundation is once again looking for volunteers for its Tar Heels Go Walking program, a partnership with New Hanover County Schools. Now...