Man killed in shootout jailed earlier this year
Submitted by on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 1:23pm.

videoOne of the two men killed in a shootout with police late Friday was arrested earlier this year in a Navassa home invasion, according to Brunswick County court records.

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Area historic sites to get money for repairs, improvements
Submitted by on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 7:57am.

State historical attractions in the coastal area are slated to receive thousands of dollars in repair and renovation funds under a statewide capital improvement campaign that has been on hold for several years due to the recession.

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GANG VIOLENCE FLASHBACK: Growth in criminal gangs worries law enforcement (2010 StarNews article)
Submitted by on Tue, 10/15/2013 - 1:13pm.

An emerging gang problem over the last five years has prompted local authorities to refocus efforts on gang prevention, helping at-risk youth avoid the pitfalls of criminal activity in an attempt to choke off sources of gang recruitment, said Assistant District Attorney Jon David.

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Ben Steelman's take on the 'Back Door Kitchen Tour'
Submitted by on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 4:24pm.

- Some of the most modern kitchens in Wilmington, oddly enough, are tucked into downtown's Historic District. Nine of these kitchens will be open to the public on Oct. 12 for the Residents of Old Wilmington's eighth annual Back Door Kitchen Tour. None of this year's kitchens has been on the tour before.

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Music of Mozart, Words of Einstein
Submitted by on Thu, 09/26/2013 - 3:31pm.

The 2013-14 Chamber Music Wilmington (CMW) season should banish any conventional ideas you may harbor about small-ensemble classical music. The season opener on Sunday at UNCW's Beckwith Recital Hall is a program titled "Einstein: Speaking of Mozart."

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Jones' Fish Camp closes
Submitted by on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 3:35pm.

Jones’ Fish Camp, which had been serving old-timey staples alongside Calabash-style seafood at 7770 Market St. since late 2009, locked the doors for good late last week.

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Court: Berger will have to pay own fees, court costs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 10:30am.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger will be responsible for paying his own attorney fees and court costs, the N.C. Superior Court ruled Wednesday.

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Brunswick County to remain in Myrtle Beach metro area
Submitted by on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 8:37pm.

video Appeals from local officials failed to persuade federal agencies that Brunswick County is tied more closely to Wilmington than to Myrtle Beach.

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Carolina Beach finds its new town manager
Submitted by on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 8:16pm.

videoThe Carolina Beach Town Council, at its meeting Tuesday, tapped Michael Cramer, a city manager in Michigan, as its new town manager.

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Wilmington City Council may spend $30,000 more to light downtown fountain
Submitted by on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 2:31pm.

About six months after the lighting around Wilmington's Kenan Memorial Fountain was changed, city leaders still aren't happy with the results.

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