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Cape Fear 2020: More people, more crime

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videoIt's a fact of life, the more people in an area, the more crime. It's one unfortunate side of our region's growth. Full story...
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Female engineers promoting profession for girls

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videoEngineering is a male-dominated profession in this country, with females making up only ten percent of engineers. Some local female engineers are trying to change that. Full story...
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Scam Jam held to combat identity theft

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identity theft is a growing problem -- especially among the elderly. An event Wednesday in New Hanover County aimed to educate those most vulnerable. Full story...
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Wilmington to put more police in schools

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The Wilmington City Council has approved an agenda that will put a greater police presence in our schools -- and possibly city council meetings as well. Full story...
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What makes a filmmaker pick Wilmington?

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Every now and then, you'll hear about a new production coming to Wilmington, whether it's a television pilot, a feature film or an independent film. But what makes a filmmaker choose Wilmington over other locations? Full story...
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Rosenwald schools rich in Black history

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videoIn the early 1900s a man named Julius Rosenwald helped fund more than 5,000 Black schools in the segregated south. It is becoming a forgotten part of our past. The Historic Wilmington Foundation has named the area's Rosenwald schools as some of the most threatened historic places. Full story...
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Pender County to grow 50 percent in next decade

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In Pender County the population is expected to grow by 50 percent over the next decade. Much of that growth is happening in the county's largest community, unincorporated Hampstead. Full story...
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Cape Fear 2020: Looking at NC's incoming demographics

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Throughout our Cape Fear 2020 series we've focused a lot of attention on the vast number of people coming to North Carolina. But just who is moving here and why? Full story...
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Cape Fear 2020: Baby boomers retiring in southeast

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An estimated 15 million baby boomers will move to the southeast over the next 15 years. This region is already seeing the growth. Full story...
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Anderson Elementary reassigning students

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One New Hanover County school is again reassigning students for the coming school year. Full story...
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