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1898 Race Riot Walk

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videoNovember 10 marks the 109th anniversary of Wilmington's Race Riots. Members of the community took to the streets to retrace those historic steps. Full story...
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Halyburton Park to host Fall Festival

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If the fall weather has you itching to get outdoors the weekend's Fall Festival at Halyburton Park in Wilmington may be just what you're looking for. Full story...
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Festival Latino expected to draw hundreds

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Right now organizers are setting up for the event that promises to expose Wilmington to some Latin flavor. Full story...
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Fair rides considered safe

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videoIf you like food, rides or animals there's something at the Cape Fear Fair and Expo for you to enjoy. But how safe is the fair? And what goes in to keeping you secure in those death-defying rides? Full story...
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Gang forum draws hundreds

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A growing gang presence in Wilmington has community leaders asking parents to be aware of what their children are doing. Wednesday night hundreds of people of all ages came out to a forum to learn about gangs and how to fight them. Full story...
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Church, WPD hold gang forum

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Are you concerned your son or daughter may be in a gang? Do you even know how to tell? A local church wants to make sure everyone in the community is up to speed. With all the attention on gang violence here lately, some members of the community feel we aren't as informed as we should be. The Union Missionary Baptist Church in Wilmington is trying to teach parents and teens more about gangs in a forum Wednesday night. Full story...
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Big day for special needs students

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It was a big day for some New Hanover County special needs students. The Special Olympics put on the fifth annual Day in the Park at Legion Stadium. Young athletes had the chance to play tennis, bocce ball and soccer. Full story...
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Boxing academy to get new home

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A boxing academy geared toward helping troubled young people here in the Port City will soon be getting a new home. Full story...
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Firefighters deliver meals, fix smoke detectors

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videoIt's fire prevention week. Local fire departments are promoting several events and educational opportunities, but that's not all. Some firefighters are going above and beyond the call of duty. Full story...
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Domestic violence center seeking entries for chili cook-off

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Do have what you think is an award-winning chili recipe? If so, you can win some big prizes and help a good cause at the same time. Full story...
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Riverfest wraps up

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Organizers estimate 75,000 people came out to Wilmington's 29th annual Riverfest this weekend. Full story...
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Thousands expected at 29th annual Riverfest

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videoThousands of festival goers are expected to descend on downtown Wilmington for the 29th annual Riverfest. With all those people comes a whole lot of business for the area. Full story...
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Jordan visits Wilmington Boys and Girls Club

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"His Airness" was back at his childhood stomping grounds today. Full story...
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N.C. Spot Festival taking over Hampstead

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videoThe annual North Carolina Spot Festival is taking over Hampstead. The festival is best known for its fish, but its arts and crafts are becoming more popular. Full story...
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YMCA Triathlon expected to draw thousands

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The 29th annual YMCA triathlon is expected to draw some 25,000 people to the Wrightsville Beach area Saturday. Full story...
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