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Volunteers needed for youth enrichment zone

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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. Full story...
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Body found on MLK identified

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Police have identified the body found inside a parked car on the side of busy Wilmington roadway early Wednesday morning. Full story...
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Former bank CEO starts over

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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. Full story...
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Campaign race for state Senate gets heated

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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. Full story...
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Wilmington Downtown Inc. supports NHC tax increase

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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. Full story...
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Pender Sheriff: Beware of man asking about lost puppy

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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. Full story...
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West Columbus students stuck in Europe

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video The ash cloud from the volcano in Iceland has stranded a group of West Columbus High School students in Denmark. We talked with some of the students via Skype. Full story...
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Wilmington City Council makes downtown changes

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Wilmington City Council voted unanimously last night to recommend new criteria for ABC licenses downtown. Full story...
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Body found in car on MLK

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Police say it looks like the car had been involved in a crash on Spaulding Drive a few blocks away from where it was found. Full story...
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Fee for sweepstakes machines needs a closer look

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Wilmington City Council decided to put off its decision on licensing fees for internet sweepstakes cafes. Full story...
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