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Kristen Johnson (L), with Martha Corbett (M), and Fred Corbett (R). After seven months, their homes are finally being repaired. (Port City Daily photo/CORY MANNION)

Neighbors helping those displaced by Hurricane Matthew to finally return home

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CURRIE --- Over seven months ago, Hurricane Matthew made landfall on the coast of the Carolina's. After leaving the Wilmington area relatively untouched, the...

Kure Beach doctor trades protest for politics to run against Congressman David Rouzer

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WILMINGTON --- In early May, Dr. L. Kyle Horton gathered a crowd in front of Congressman David Rouzer’s office. Horton was there to protest...
The Latimer House on South Third Street in Wilmington.

The evolution of Wilmington’s first Memorial Day celebrations despite community unrest

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At the mention of Memorial Day, most people think about patriotism, grilling and a three-day weekend. However, according to Latimer House manager Travis Gilbert,...

Fixing tech’s gender glitch; one Wilmington group takes on industry culture

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WILMINGTON --- The tech industry isn’t just about jobs, it’s about the culture of those jobs. While many celebrate tech companies for their emphasis...
(Port City Daily photo/CORY MANNION)

Watch from inside as a car rolls in Wilmington’s Crash Derby (video)

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WINNABOW --- The air was festive despite the heat Saturday afternoon, as patrons came from all over to witness the first annual Wilmington Crash...

United States Merchant Marines honored with new monument in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park

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WILMINGTON --- The Port City's maritime community came together for a special ceremony Monday morning, in celebration of National Maritime Day. To honor fallen Merchant...

This young entrepreneur wants to change the way you think about music in Wilmington

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WILMINGTON --- The Port City's music scene is arguably one of the best in North Carolina. From fresh local bands to a variety of venues,...

Wilmington company makes headway in concussion diagnostics

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Ever wonder why being on a surf board is so destabilizing—especially with your eyes closed? Part of the answer is obvious: Water is an unstable...
Miracle League of Wilmington player Craig Lendino visited 98.3 FM The Penguin on Friday. Joining him for a photo were afternoon on-air hosts Beau Gunn (left) and Eric Miller. (Port City Daily photo/COURTESY ERIC MILLER)

‘May is for Miracles’ looks to get everyone who wants to play on the baseball field

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WILMINGTON --- A move is afoot to make sure that people who otherwise would not get to play baseball are suited up and on...
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Watch these “otterly” adorable babies learning to swim

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WILMINGTON --- This past March, the Coastal Carolina Wildlife Rehab Center took in two baby River Otters, "Junior" and "Delilah," who were displaced by...