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The Scene: Get outdoorsy with plant, chicken coop tours Saturday

The Scene: Get outdoorsy with plant, chicken coop tours Saturday

This weekend is ripe for outdoor exploration. Those with an interest in botany can get an up-close look at the weird, wild and wonderful world of carnivorous plants with the…

Venomous Portuguese men-of-war spotted on area shorelines

Venomous Portuguese men-of-war spotted on area shorelines

Beach-goers may notice an unusual sight–Portuguese men-of-war–among the shells and driftwood of New Hanover County’s beaches. The venomous sea life has recently been seen washed ashore along our coast, according…

Legislative update: House pushes for new historic preservation tax credit; Southport residents could see lower electric rates

Historic preservation tax credits are once again a topic of discussion in Raleigh. N.C. House members hosted a press conference last week to discuss the significance of House Bill 152,…

Legislative update: House, Senate agree to lower state’s gas tax

Legislative update: House, Senate agree to lower state’s gas tax

N.C. House and Senate leaders on Thursday announced a bipartisan plan they say will “secure critical transportation funding and offer a long-term stabilization of the gas tax.” Changes to the…

Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon to impact traffic this weekend

Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon to impact traffic this weekend

The annual Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon will impact traffic this weekend as more than 3,000 athletes hit the streets in and around Wrightsville Beach. The annual race series includes a…

Redix to open second shop in downtown Wilmington

A well-known Wrightsville Beach fixture is opening up shop in downtown Wilmington. Beach goods, clothing and outdoor equipment purveyor Redix–a fixture in its current incarnation since 1969–plans to open a…

The Dude to serve up ‘music made to order’ beginning Saturday

The Dude to serve up ‘music made to order’ beginning Saturday

Hometown Wilmington Media’s The Dude has teamed up with Wilmington radio veteran J.T. McVicker for the “Country Kitchen,” which will launch Saturday. McVicker will serve up “music made to order” from noon…

A not-so overnight success: Local longtime bluesman Randy McQuay wins international music competition

A not-so overnight success: Local longtime bluesman Randy McQuay wins international music competition

When Randy McQuay found himself under the bright lights of The Orpheum Theatre on the legendary Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee, last month, he couldn’t help but feel a slight…

UPDATE: Snow, sleet possible Tuesday; New Hanover, Brunswick cancel school

UPDATE: Snow, sleet possible Tuesday; New Hanover, Brunswick cancel school

New Hanover County and Brunswick County schools will be closed Tuesday due to expected winter weather conditions. The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for possible light snow with little…

NWS: Arctic cold front to blast through region Wednesday

An arctic cold front is expected to make its way through southeastern North Carolina beginning today, bringing with it chances of snow and single-digit temperatures. According to Steve Pfaff, a…

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