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High-energy Atlanta group to play Hospice ‘White Pants’ gala

An Atlanta-based party band has been pegged to headline Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation's annual end-of-summer celebration. We Got the Beat will bring its high-energy...

Local ‘heroes’ help NourishNC raise funds to fight hunger

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's...Amanda Baker? Though you won't see her take to the skies like the iconic flying Krypotinian, Baker is, these...

Songwriter Robert Earl Keen’s out-of-step path leads to BAC

Robert Earl Keen doesn’t want to take up too much of your time chewing the fat. That’s not to say fans would mind a little...

Michael Franti to bring yoga back to Battleship

Music and mindfulness will meet this month when musician Michael Franti brings yoga back to the Battleship. 98.3 The Penguin and HUKA Entertainment have just...

Second annual sobriety concert to offer free admission, festival feel

A concert celebrating sobriety is making its return to Wilmington and this time around, its goal is to wipe out ticket costs altogether. Recovery Rock...

CIS of Brunswick County’s fourth thrift store to open in Leland

Savvy shoppers take note: A new secondhand store is opening up shop just over the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Communities In Schools (CIS) of Brunswick...

Finding strength in normalcy: Local student reflects on life with new prosthetic leg

When Savannah Booth first saw Boston Marathon bombing survivor Heather Abbott on TV, she felt an instant connection. In the strong and well-spoken businesswoman in...

Battleship unveils restored officer’s dining area

Wilmington's floating World War II museum has a new attraction that both accurately portrays the past and comes complete with state-of-the-art technology. The U.S.S. Battleship...

Affordable housing for homeless nears groundbreaking, fundraising goal

As it gets set to break ground on an affordable apartment complex for the homeless, the Good Shepherd Center is also nearing its target...

Free legal aid clinic offered this week on divorce

Legal Aid of North Carolina is hosting a free, self-help legal clinic on simple divorce for the Wilmington community this week. According to Hannah Lebowitz,...