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Suspicious package outside Smart Start just clothes
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/17/2014 - 9:40am.

video A suspicious suitcase found in front of Smart Start on S. College Rd. in Wilmington turned out to be nothing of concern.

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NC Smart Start parent president Fanjul resigns
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 9:50pm.

The top executive for the parent organization of North Carolina's early childhood initiative known as Smart Start has resigned.

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Text4Baby offers helpful tips to moms on the go
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 4:32pm.

video Move over, Dr. Spock. Moms today now have a new way to get important information about their pregnancy and their babies. Smart Start of New Hanover County has joined a national campaign called Text4Baby.

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Wilmington Police Chief sounds off on state budget battle
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 06/13/2011 - 11:53am.

Ralph Evangelous visited a day care this morning to read to young children and discuss the value of early childhood education. Evangelous says he supports the More at Four and Smart Start programs, which help at-risk children succeed.

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Smart Start leader says proposed budget would eliminate program
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 05/24/2011 - 8:26pm.

A leader of the statewide nonprofit that administers North Carolina's Smart Start program says the current Senate budget proposal would effectively kill the nationally recognized early childhood initiative.

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Puzzle Center pieces together childcare
Submitted by Asha Dave on Thu, 04/14/2011 - 4:10pm.

Families with small children and childcare workers have a new resource to help piece together the best aspects of childcare.

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Democrats pan GOP plan for schools, Smart Start
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/14/2011 - 1:30pm.

House Democrats say the $1.2 billion in proposed education cuts next year rolled out by Republican counterparts this week are reckless and could lead to more than 20,000 job losses unless the GOP agrees to extend some of the temporary taxes set to expire.

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