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Marinas are so booked, they’ve stopped taking names on years-long waitlists

Regional growth and post-pandemic interest in boating has led to a depleted supply of slip and storage opportunities in the Wilmington...
Beach nourishment is currently happening in Carolina Beach, Clouds View Photography managed to get some photos from above to capture the process (Port City Daily/Courtesy Clouds View Photography)

Beach towns scramble to find federal funds after beach nourishment money disappears

A 2019 beach nourishment project makes its way from Carolina Beach towards Kure Beach. (Port City Daily/Michael Praats)

Local fishermen remove 62 tons of trash and debris around Topsail Island, moving on to Wrightsville Beach area

A heap of trash on the boat of a local fisherman taking part in an NC Coastal Federation project aimed at...
Beach-goers relax on a sand bar in Mason Inlet at the north end of Wrightsville Beach. (Port City Daily photo/Mark Darrough)

In Pictures: Memorial Day weekend on the Intracoastal Waterway

WILMINGTON --- Although summer officially starts at June's Summer Solstice, the waterways of Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach were packed with boats as Memorial Day...
Every year boaters call Wrightsville Beach home as they make their way up and down the coast, but proposed regulations are causing them to push back against more rules (Port City Daily/Michael Praats)

Wrightsville Beach revisits talk of boat restrictions, enforcement options

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH --- Boaters visiting Wrightsville Beach might be in for a surprise as elected leaders continue to discuss amending town code to restrict...
The "Rooster" is a commercial fishing vessel-turned houseboat docked near Masonboro Island on the Intracoastal Waterway. (Port City Daily photo/Johanna Ferebee)

Where We Live: Climb aboard the ‘Rooster,’ a houseboat fit for two

WILMINGTON---Inside the "Rooster," you'll find two "cruisers" in training. Shared by Jill Caldwell and Curtis Jacobson, the Rooster is a commercial fishing vessel-turned houseboat...

New, Americans with Disabilities Act accessible kayak launch opens in Brunswick County

  Local kayakers now have a new spot to launch from in Brunswick County. This week, a public launch was unveiled at William S. “Bill” Smith...

Investigators identify man found dead by fisherman in Intracoastal Waterway

Detectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office have identified a man found dead last week by fishermen in the Intracoastal Waterway. The investigation...

UNCW names new Marine Sciences director

UNC-Wilmington's Center for Marine Science has a new leader. University officials announced earlier this week that Martin Posey - currently UNCW's associate vice chancellor and...