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Hotel Indigo gets OK for encroachment
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Wed, 05/16/2012 - 8:12am.

Wilmington City Council approved the plans for Hotel Indigo which call for overhangs onto city property.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - May 15
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:39pm.

video Tuesday night’s sports segment featured state playoff action from several high school baseball and softball teams in the Cape Fear region. We traveled to Ashley to watch the Screamin’ Eagles against Laney in a battle of Mideastern conference rivals. We also saw baseball action from Whiteville and Topsail. We featured softball action from Topsail, Laney and East Columbus as well.

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City council votes to add Monkey Junction to Land Use Plan
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:35pm.

Wilmington city council also voted in favor of amending the city's Future Land Use Plan to include the now-annexed Monkey Junction.

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Development team lays out ballpark project to city council, site still a mystery
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:29pm.

video The private development team looking to bring a ballpark and minor league baseball team to the Port City gave a presentation to Wilmington City Council Tuesday night, laying out the details of development, ownership and costs.

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City Council to consider $86 milllion budget, includes employee pay raise
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:14pm.

During Tuesday night's meeting, Wilmington City Council members heard a presentation for the recommended $86.3 million general fund budget, which is $1 million more than last year's adopted budget.

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Lightning sparks house fires in Oak Island
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 9:49pm.

video Lightning is to blame for three house fires last night in Oak Island. One vacation home, valued at nearly $1 million, is considered a total loss.

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WPD makes arrest in weekend murder
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 7:59pm.

Wilmington Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a Saturday night shooting death on Castle Street. Police say Codey Cesar Guerrero, 20, turned himself in Tuesday night.

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