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Azalea Festival brings business boom

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video There were concerns prior to the festival that the front street improvement project might hurt profits, but shops and restaurants say business was good. Full story...
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US Attorney-General to visit Port City

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North Carolina Advocates for Justice announced this afternoon Eric Holder will speak at its convention June 19 at the Hilton Riverside. Full story...
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Cameron Art Museum receives grant

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The grant for $31,190 will make a significant impact on the museum in a time of financial uncertainty. These funds will be used to provide valuable support for exhibitions, public programs, and educational programs for adults, children and families. Full story...
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Condemned downtown building could reopen

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In January, the former home of Old Books on Front Street was closed after the building. Since then, businesses have evacuated and the building has been empty. Full story...
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Mourners say goodbye to Burney

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Wilmington lost a long-time civic leader over the weekend. John Jay Burney Jr. passed away at his home on Saturday. He was 85. Full story...
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Front Street project progresses

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The Azalea Festival was a critical date for the Front Street Improvement Project. Phase one of the project, between Market and Princess Streets was ready for the festival as scheduled. Full story...
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Former Wilmington firefighter killed in NY

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The Wilmington Fire Department is mourning the loss of a former colleague. Garrett Loomis was a Wilmington firefighter from September 2007 to January 2009. Full story...
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Airline at ILM rated among worst in US

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The 20th annual Airline Quality Rating ranked Atlantic Southeast, which flies to and from Wilmington International Airport for Delta, 17th out of 18 airlines. Full story...
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New website highlights all there is to do in New Hanover County

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"CapeFearPassport.com provides ‘one-stop-shopping’ for all visitors’ needs. It is like an online concierge with local knowledge at your fingertips.” Full story...
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4th of July Festival gets new look

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The NC 4th of July Festival, held each year in Southport, has a new logo and an updated website for 2010. Full story...
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