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Carolina Beach Police looking for suspects in LSD, mushroom bust
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 12:18pm.

Carolina Beach Police are looking for two men wanted after officers busted a drug house. Saturday police responded to 210 Raleigh Ave.

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Barrier Island Study Center opens on Bald Head Island
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 8:54pm.

video A long time tourist destination could now be a travel spot for researchers as well. The Bald Head Island Conservancy announced the grand opening for their Barrier Island Study Center today.

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FIRST ON 3: Atlanta Braves and Mandalay Baseball Properties to hold press conference on ballpark
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 7:31pm.

The Atlanta Braves and Mandalay Baseball Properties plan to make an announcement regarding plans for a baseball stadium in Wilmington.

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Business leaders join ballpark push, tax funding opponents continue petition drive
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 4:21pm.

video Building a baseball stadium has been a hot topic of conversation in Wilmington. Now, some local business leaders are stepping up to bat to support the city's effort. The Wilmington Ballpark Coalition says it is banding together for an idea members think is a home run.

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New CFCC women's basketball team announces charter class

video For the past year, Cape Fear Community College has been getting ready for a new edition. No, not a new building or parking deck. The Sea Devils added women's basketball as the school's seventh sport. Today Head Coach Lori Drake announced the school's inaugural signing class on campus. Full story...
Azalea Festival Home Tour presents diverse sites
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 3:49pm.

Azalea Festival week is upon us. Among the many events is the Historic Wilmington Foundation's annual Azalea Festival Home Tour. The proceeds from the tour help restore and preserve sites around Wilmington.

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ONLY ON 3: City says high-tech recycling bins won't lead to fines
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 3:40pm.

video Recycling bins or spy gear? As we told you last week, the City of Wilmington plans to replace its small recycling bins with much larger ones. The new bins will come with a radio frequency identification chip. If you don't recycle, could the ID chips let the City of Wilmington know? And could that lead to a fine?

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Law enforcement warns about synthetic drug "Pump-It"
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 3:22pm.

Law enforcement is warning of another synthetic drug on the streets of Wilmington. The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and the Wilmington Police Department joint Downtown Task Force encountered Pump-It this weekend.

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