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GOP hosts candidates forum
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Fri, 04/23/2010 - 5:42am.

WWAY's Ann McAdams moderated the GOP forum at the historic New Hanover County Courthouse in Downtown Wilmington.

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UNCW breaks ground on new psych building
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Thu, 04/22/2010 - 9:39pm.

The new psychology building will be the second part of four building health education center in the middle of campus.

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Port City Java fighting to keep its headquarters
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Thu, 04/22/2010 - 5:23pm.

video Wilmington's coffee shop of choice is fighting over its headquarters. Port City Java was slapped with an eviction, but the company says it paid its rent.

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Businessman investigated for campaign donations
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Thu, 04/22/2010 - 4:58pm.

A local businessman is under investigation in connection to questionable campaign donations.

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Volunteers needed for youth enrichment zone
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Thu, 04/22/2010 - 4:45am.

The New Hanover County Blue Ribbon Commission on the Prevention of Youth Violence announced yesterday it is looking for 4,000 volunteers to help with a youth enrichment zone.

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Body found on MLK identified
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Thu, 04/22/2010 - 3:45am.

Police have identified the body found inside a parked car on the side of busy Wilmington roadway early Wednesday morning.

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Former bank CEO starts over
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 04/21/2010 - 4:54pm.

videoIt's become a familiar story for many as the nation struggles with a devastating economy: losing your job and having to start over from square one. Rick Willetts was the head of Cooperative Bank. Last June the bank collapsed; the tough economy devouring what he had taken so much pride in.

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Campaign race for state Senate gets heated
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 04/21/2010 - 4:52pm.

video The mud slinging in this race started months ago with a video made by Michael Lee's committee. According to Lee, the knock-off political Jib Jab video puts humor into Thom Goolsby's campaign video in which Goolsby claims he's not a politician.

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Wilmington Downtown Inc. supports NHC tax increase
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 04/21/2010 - 3:43pm.

Wilmington Downtown, Inc., Wilmington's Downtown Economic Development Organization, recently endorsed a resolution of support for the May 4, 2010 referendum to increase the local retail sales tax by one-fourth cent to fund quality of life expenses.

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Pender Sheriff: Beware of man asking about lost puppy
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 04/21/2010 - 11:54am.

The Pender County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to identify a man who has approached numerous, Hampstead area, elementary school aged children asking if they have seen his lost puppy.

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