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Holistic healing on display

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The first ever Holistic Health Expo took place Saturday. Holistic healing is any kind of wellness activity that helps restore balance to the body. Accupuncture, massage therapy, and nutrition services were all featured. Full story...
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Parents scope out childcare options

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The Warwick Center was a one-stop shop for new mothers with questions about childcare on Saturday. Seaside Media organized the Choices in Childcare Expo at UNCW. Full story...
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All revved up about Rims on the River

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It was hot rods as far as the eye could see in downtown Wilmington Saturday. The fifth annual Rims on the River event rolled into town. Onlookers were able to view vintage cars and motorcycles dating back to 1980 and earlier. Full story...
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Wilmington ALS walk generates over $35,000

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Hundreds of people walked UNCW's campus in to support friends and loved ones struggling with ALS. Lou Gehrig's Disease, as it's more commonly known, attacks nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. Full story...
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Canine Relay for Life raises money for cancer research

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Almost 350 dogs walked at Halyburton Park for the Canine Relay for Life. Participating dogs wore bandannas to show their support for the cause. Full story...
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School bus rear ends another bus

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It was a bumpy ride home for some New Hanover County school middle school students Friday. Two school busses transporting children from Myrtle Grove Middle School got in an accident, with each other. Full story...
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Bruce Cavanaugh closes up shop

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videoBruce Cavanaugh has closed his auto sales business. The problem is financing, more specifically the lack of it. Full story...
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Burr accused of using insider information

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Senator Richard Burr is causing a stir among political bloggers. After reportedly talking to treasury secretary Henry Paulson during last fall's banking crisis, Burr called his wife and told her to withdraw cash from their bank's ATM. Full story...
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Funding will be available for adult care facilities

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videoTwo Wilmington adult day care facilities facing budget cuts will get the funding they need. On Friday, the New Hanover County Department of Social Services announced it will come up with about $20,000 to get both Elderhaus and Adult Day Care Services through the fiscal year. Full story...
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Local Hokies remember Va Tech massacre at Thursday vigil

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videoIt's been two years since a gunman went on a deadly rampage at Virginia Tech killing 32 people before killing himself. Hokies everywhere gathered in remembrance Thursday, including the local alumni chapter, which held a candlelight vigil. Full story...
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Bobcats training camp will not come to Wilmington

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The NBA's Charlotte Bobcats have lost millions of dollars in their first five seasons of play. It appears there will be more cost cutting next season, and it will have an effect on Wilmington. Full story...
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Update on ILM emergency landing

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There is an update on the passenger who went into shock on board a commercial flight forced pilots to make an emergency landing at ILM Thursday night. Full story...
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Plane headed to Cuba makes emergency landing at ILM

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There was another emergency landing at Wilmington International Airport Thursday night; this time it was a medical emergency. Full story...
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Jason Tindal takes over football program at Ashley High

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Ashley high school's athletic director Roy Turner introduced the Eagles' new head football coach this afternoon. Thirty-four-year-old Jason Tindal will take over for Dylan Dimock, who resigned in February. Full story...
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Disabled residents unhappy with new Wave Transit services

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videoFor years, Wave Transit has supplied the disabled in our community with specialized transportation services. But that is about to change. Full story...
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