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NC 11 Bridge closed for repairs
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 8:29pm.

Drivers will have to cross the river in Wilmington or Elizabethtown to cross the Cape Fear River in this area. W.R. Marsh, the Resident Engineer, said the closure is due to damage from being struck by a piece of equipment Monday evening.

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Happening this weekend: Port City's Top Comic Competition
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Fri, 05/02/2014 - 2:56am.

videoThis weekend comics from around the Cape Fear area join with others from around the state for the finals of the Port City's Top Comic Competition. The winner of the contest will be awarded a cash prize and will open for superstar comic Judy Gold during her appearance in Wilmington Wednesday night.

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Former Extraordinary Person Sean Webb taken by cancer; Memorial this afternoon
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Thu, 05/01/2014 - 9:35am.

videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is a comedian who uses his jokes to cope with his cancer.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Turning silver into gold
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 9:03pm.

videoOur Extraordinary Person of the Week helped turn a silver event into gold!

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Happening this weekend: Habitat for Humanity UpScale ReSale Design Challenge
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Thu, 04/24/2014 - 10:31am.

videoThe Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity ReStore UpScale ReSale Challenge is this weekend at the Schwartz Center at Cape Fear Community College. The event features twenty designers who are using items found at area ReStores to design vignettes in an effort to win top prize and help Habitat raise money for their effort to build affordable homes in our area.

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Days at the Dock is this weekend at Holden Beach
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Thu, 04/24/2014 - 6:24am.

videoThe annual Days at the Dock festival is this weekend at Holden Beach. Meet under the bridge to see bands, arts and crafts, a car and motorcycle show and take part in a singing contest. This year sees the return of the Cardboard Box Paddle Race as well as everyone's favorite: the Bopple Race!

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Wilmington women strive to be naturally fly
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm.

videoThey're hoping to empower women one hair follicle at a time. Find out how this group of fierce, strong women says your hair can impact your entire life.

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Carolina Beach asks county for renourishment help
Submitted by Chris Brown on Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:15pm.

videoBeach renourishment has been going on with the help of the federal government for almost 50 years. The trouble is that millions of dollars in federal funds is slated to run out at the end of this year.

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Locals celebrate National Record Store Day
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 04/19/2014 - 5:53pm.

videoIn a world of digital downloading, vinyls have been given new life by a thriving subculture. Audiophiles flocked to Castle street for Gravity Records' biggest day of the year.

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New Hanover Co. GOP holds candidate luncheon
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 04/19/2014 - 5:53pm.

This weekend, Republicans from across the state came to the New Hanover County GOP headquarters for a cookout.

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