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Archive - 2013

EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Brunswick Waterfest

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videoThe Brunswick Waterfest kicked off today and George Elliot was there to see the whole thing in Explore with George. Full story...
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Supporters of downtown park use small scale to push grand plan

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videoYou did not have to drive too far down Front Street Friday to notice parking spots decorated with plants, flowers and games for Park(ing) Day, which is a global push to improve the quality of urban living by adding more green space. Full story...
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Day after search, wanted MS-13 gang member still on the loose

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videoA member of the MS-13 gang is still on the loose after yesterday's manhunt near Mayfaire was called off. Now both law enforcement and neighbors are left wondering where he will turn up next. Full story...
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CPAs volunteer time at Food Bank

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videoOn a normal day, certified public accounts do tax planning and help businesses understand their finances. But today accountants with the North Carolina CPA Association moved boxes instead of numbers at the Food Bank in Wilmington. Full story...
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Work to start in November on bridges filling in Wilmington Bypass

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videoA pair of new bridges are on their way across the Cape Fear River. Construction of one of the final legs of the Wilmington Bypass will begin soon with twin spans over the river between New Hanover and Brunswick counties. Full story...
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August unemployment rate in NC is 8.7 percent

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North Carolina's jobless rate is continuing its downward trend after a one-month increase. The state Commerce Department said Friday the August unemployment rate was 8.7 percent, compared with 8.9 percent the month before. The July rate was the first month-to-month increase since January. Full story...
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NC families go hungry as food assistance delayed

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North Carolina's food banks are struggling to serve huge numbers of hungry people as problems with a new state computer system have delayed processing of food stamp applications, often by months. Full story...
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New iPhones hit stores

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videoThe new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C hit stores this morning, and so did eager buyers. Verizon Wireless on South College Road in Wilmington had iPhone fans all day. Full story...
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WPD issues crime alert after string of break-ins

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videoWilmington Police have issued a crime alert for people living near the 2500 block of Chestnut Street to Clay Street and neighborhoods between Princess Place Drive and Market Street after a string of break-ins. Police say there were four break-ins yesterday in and around the area. Full story...
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Wilmington City Council will discuss convention center hotel at next meeting

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The city and convention center hotel developer Harmony Hospitality, Inc. are finalizing a purchase and development agreement that is expected to be ready for City Council consideration at their Oct. 1 meeting. The city’s agreement with Harmony for the use of the public convention center parking deck is also expected to be ready at that time and a public hearing will be held on both items. Full story...
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Triathalon at Wrightsville Beach Saturday morning

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videoThe Wilmington Family YMCA Triathlon event is scheduled to begin on Wrightsville Beach tomorrow at 7 a.m. Normal traffic flow will be disrupted temporarily to facilitate the participants of this event. Full story...
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EPA to start Superfund cleanup at old P&W Waste Oil in Navassa

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U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials announced plans today to begin a Superfund hazardous substance removal at the P&W Waste Oil Superfund Site. The Site is located at 10518 Royster Road, Leland, Brunswick County, which is in Navassa city limits. Full story...
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HAPPENING TOMORROW: Disney holding Wilmington casting call for teens and tweens

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video Disney is coming to Hollywood East this weekend looking for young talent. Disney Channel and Disney XD will hold an open call audition Sept. 21 and 22 for area teens and tweens. Full story...
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Troopers: No one hurt in school bus crash on Gordon Road

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No one was hurt in a crash involving a school bus in New Hanover County early this morning, according to troopers. They say the bus and another car were the only vehicles involved in the accident. Full story...
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Crews suspend search for missing swimmer in Kure Beach

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video Rescue efforts are in place off the shores of Kure Beach, searching for a missing swimmer. Full story...
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