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New Hanover County News

Next steps in solid waste management discussed Monday

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If the board approves the draft Monday night, staff is expected to make a recommendation for a final plan by June 1st. Full story...
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Memorial service planned for Shak Rhaimbux

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Friends and family are remembering the owner of Kat's Taxi, who died in a car crash last week in Wilmington. Full story...
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Weather causes problems for ILM passengers

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Cold weather is hitting some travelers hard right here in Wilmington. Seven flights were cancelled this morning at ILM due to the weather. Flights connecting in Charlotte, Philadelphia, and New York were all grounded for snowfall. Full story...
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Involuntary layoffs may come into play for NHC employees

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New Hanover County announced that 43 employees agreed to take early retirement. The offer is part of the county's effort to make up a $3 million budget deficit. Full story...
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Residents played the role of tourist Sunday

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Wilmington's beauty, history, and entertainment attract thousands of tourists to the city every year; Sunday was a chance for residents to play tourist. Full story...
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It's that time again, parking meters are running at Wrightsville Beach

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It is time to start digging into your pockets for change once again. If you are heading to Wrightsville Beach, you now have to pay to park. Full story...
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Reverse immigration taking place in Wilmington and around US

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videoLayoffs are becoming a harsh reality for people across the country. Many immigrants who came to the US seeking employment are now re-thinking their decision. Full story...
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Fight for healthcare continues for Zwans

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The fight continues for one Wilmington mom who wants affordable health care coverage for her family stricken with disease. Full story...
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Read Across America comes to the Port City

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Books were a hot item at the Independence Mall Saturday, as Read Across America came to Wilmington. Full story...
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Men's health fair

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New Hanover County men, with little to no insurance, were able to take advantage of free health screenings Saturday. Full story...
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Zelle Brown named Azalea Festival Princess

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The 2009 Azalea Festival has its princess. Zelle Brown was crowned Saturday night at UNCW’s Kenan Auditorium. The Cape Fear Academy student competed against 16 other girls for the title. Full story...
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Housing Market Looks Stable

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videoThe news isn't all doom and gloom on the housing front. In fact, the buying, selling and building of homes in our area is suprisingly stable. Full story...
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Coming attractions, the future of Wilmington

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videoTaking a trip through Wilmington is like watching the previews at a movie theater. With plenty of projects like the convention center and a marina already underway, and several more in planning, you get a sneak peak into the city's future. Full story...
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Star News to print elsewhere

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Newspapers across the country are struggling and the Star-News is no exception. The paper's publisher Bob Gruber announced Friday that the Star-News will stop printing its own paper by this summer. Full story...
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Early retirement deadline passes for NHC employees

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The deadline has passed for New Hanover County employees looking to cash in on the early retirement package. New Hanover county commissioners offered long-time county employees a severance package if they retired early as part of their budget cut plan. Full story...
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