Wilmington Riverwalk
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Wilmington riverfront voted best in US
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 3:30pm.

videoIt's official. Wilmington has the best riverfront in the United States. The downtown riverfront got the most votes in USA Today's 10Best Riverfronts in America poll.

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Art unveiling for Riverfest
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:46pm.

videoThe Riverfest Executive Committee unveiled a brand new painting from this year's featured artist David Hayes.

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"Unsafe" portion of Downtown Riverwalk closing
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:07pm.

videoOn Tuesday night, city staff announced that they will be blocking off about half a block of the downtown riverwalk as they make some much needed repairs to the wooden planks.

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Man who was spotted swimming, drifting in Cape Fear River cited
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 07/14/2014 - 8:16am.

videoPolice say a man who was spotted swimming in the Cape Fear River near Downtown Wilmington's Riverwalk early Sunday was cited after he went under several times before finally getting out safely.

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History group looks to move little-known WWI monument
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 4:34pm.

videoIn honor of the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, a historical group is working to renew and relocate New Hanover County's only WWI monument. Every day thousands of people drive right by it, and most don't even know it.

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ONLY ON 3: Failing downtown bulkhead means 2014 riverfront closure
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 06/21/2013 - 10:30pm.

video It's one of the best known and most visited sites in historic downtown Wilmington. But some recent events have left engineers with a sinking feeling when it comes to the bulkhead under the Riverwalk.

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Coast Guard looks at options to fix buckling Wilmington bulkhead
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:46pm.

video Wilmington has long been designated as a Coast Guard City, but the Coast Guard says some major work needs to be done along the section of the riverfront the Cutter Diligence calls home.

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Wilmington City Council discusses legislative priorities
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 4:05pm.

videoWilmington City Council members met with state legislators this morning. They ran through their 2013 legislative agenda and had the opportunity to tell state leaders what's most important to the Port City.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Section of Riverwalk closed downtown due to rotten pilings
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/05/2012 - 3:56pm.

Part of the Downtown Riverwalk at the foot of Market Street is closed tonight because the pilings below are rotting out. The city sent a news release today to update us on the project.

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Pirate ship along Riverwalk set for OTH
Submitted by IE on Wed, 10/26/2011 - 10:22am.

If you've been downtown lately, you may have wondered why there's a pirate ship along the Wilmington Riverfront. The boat is a set of for the TV show "One Tree Hill."

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