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New Hanover County News

Ferry closing may hurt local businesses

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videoIf you usually get to Southport or Fort Fisher via ferry you are going to need a Plan B. The Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry will be closed through the end of January for much needed maintenance. Full story...
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UNCW to honor retired coach and AD

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Retired coach and athletic director Bill Brooks will be honored during a special halftime presentation Wednesday. Full story...
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Planned burn at Halyburton Park

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A public information meeting will be held Monday night at 6:30 p.m. about the planned prescribed burn at Halyburton Park. Full story...
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Market Street lane closed

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Drivers traveling in the 4800 block of Market Street may encounter delays. The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is on site repairing a water main leak. Full story...
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American Red Cross is hoping to boost the blood supply for holiday months

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videoThe Cape Fear Chapter of the American Red Cross needs your help. The organization is putting out the call for blood donations during a time when its supply is typically at its lowest. Full story...
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Many timeless toys still selling at downtown Wilmington store

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videoIt seems that all the popular toys you hear about during the holidays have to do with video or computer games. But according to one local toy store owner, many of the timeless toys from the 50's are still on people's list. Full story...
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Prairie Dog stolen from Tregembo Zoo

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Some young prairie dogs are without their father because of a bizarre robbery. Full story...
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Flotilla endures rainy weather

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videoThe North Carolina Holiday Flotilla began 25 years ago in an attempt to bring people to the beach in the winter time. According to the original flotilla president Martha Lee, it's been a success. Full story...
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Local charities benefit from local craft fair

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Finding ways to stay dry was a benefit for business at a Wilmington craft fair Saturday. The 9th Annual Saint Mark's Craft Fair had more than 30 craft vendors with unique products and gifts. It was the spot for some peaceful shopping the day after Black Friday. Full story...
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New form of identification required at port

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videoStarting Friday, everyone who enters the Port of Wilmington unescorted is required to show a a new form of identification as part of a nationwide port security program. Full story...
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Black Friday

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Black Friday is considered the biggest sales day for retailers and shoppers too. Hundreds of people started the day early looking for bargains, despite our sluggish economy. Full story...
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What's Happening: November 28-30th

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videoThere are quite a few things to do this weekend that will help you work off that turkey, and put you in the holiday spirit at the same time. Full story...
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Wilmington family thankful for their pet's new hope

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videoMany of us are thankful to have our pets in our lives. That especially rings true for one Wilmington family, thankful for a new hope for their sick dog. Full story...
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Stores prepare for Black Friday

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Employees at the Carolina Beach Road Wal-Mart kept busy on Thanksgiving as they prepared for the biggest shopping day of the year - Black Friday. Full story...
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Thanksgiving at the Salvation Army

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videoFor the volunteers at the Salvation Army on Thanksgiving, giving to those less fortunate is a family affair. Full story...
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