Archive - Jul 16, 2012
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Fine dining restaurants take a hit downtown
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 10:26pm.

video With so many people out of work or just trying to save money, eating an expensive meal is not something everyone can afford right now. So we wanted to know how other fine dining restaurants in downtown Wilmington are handling the tough economy.

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WWAY's Monday night sports - July 16
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 10:02pm.

video On Monday night the Wilmington Sharks five game winning streak was snapped. The Sharks offense never showed up. .... On Monday we checked out the home team Leland squad in the Dixie Youth state championship tournament that's being played in Leland this week... The non-conference schedule is out for Buzz Peterson's UNCW men's basketball team.... Plus more!

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Brunswick County man killed by shotgun
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 5:42pm.

A Brunswick County man died Monday after being shot with a shotgun.

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'Iron Man 3' flying over Cape Fear River; other productions along for the ride
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 4:16pm.

video Hollywood East is alive and well. At least Four productions are actively filming in the Cape Fear, and one more with big names is on the way.

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ONLY ON 3: Road back from heart surgery brings Celtics' Wilcox home
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 3:54pm.

video Chris Wilcox is back in Columbus County this week for his annual basketball camp, but this year there's a special set of circumstances surrounding it. He's just signed a new deal after a major heart surgery.

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Turnout expectations low ahead of second primary
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 3:44pm.

video You may have voted in May, but North Carolina's primary campaign wraps up tomorrow. Meanwhile candidates are still trying to get the word out about the election.

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Crow Hill closes
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 3:09pm.

As Caffe Phoenix prepares for its July 31 closing, the restaurant that took over the 9 Front St. space Caffe Phoenix originally filled served its last meal Sunday.

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HBO releases details on 'Mary and Martha,' filmed in Southport and Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/16/2012 - 2:50pm.

North Carolina residents have already spotted Hilary Swank, James Woods and Brenda Blethyn in Southport and Wilmington and today HBO released details on the TV movie they are shooting, "Mary and Martha."

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