Archive - Jun 15, 2009
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Ordinance in Boiling Spring Lakes puts homeowner in hot water
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 5:21pm.

videoYou own land, and don't like all the trees. So you cut them down. Simple, right? Not if you live in Boiling Spring Lakes. Cutting down trees without a permit goes against a city ordinance that protects an endangered bird.

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Great summer camps that will not break the bank
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 5:12pm.

videoSome summer camps can cost a pretty penny. We have scoped out some cheaper solutions for parents.

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Extended Stay Hotels Parent Company Bankruptcy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 4:28pm.

Extended Stay Hotels LLC has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Spartanburg, South Carolina based company operates more than 650 hotels in the US and Canada, including one on New Center Drive in Wilmington.

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Federal stimulus money has been approved for eastern NC
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 4:19pm.

Nearly $32 million of federal stimulus money has been approved for projects in eastern North Carolina.

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Town of Belville looking for more land in annexation
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 4:13pm.

The Town of Belville is looking to acquire two pieces of property; a section of Blackwell Road and another along Highway 17.

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Helping kids stay fed during the summer
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 4:01pm.

videoSchool is officially out for most kids in our area. For a lot of parents, making sure their children get good meals can be tough in the summer. But there is help available.

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Mount Olive College grows in tough times
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 3:56pm.

One North Carolina college is succeeding, and growing, in challenging economic times. Mount Olive College, which has a Wilmington location that serves 450 students, is expanding.

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Western NC woman attacked by black bear
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/15/2009 - 11:36am.

A western North Carolina woman has been treated and released after being attacked in her driveway by a black bear.

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