Politics

City Council approves zoning permit for Ogden Market Place.
Wilmington City Council to consider rezoning land for Ogden shopping center
Tonight Wilmington City Council will discuss whether to rezone almost 13 acres of land for a shopping center in Ogden. Tue, 08/04/2015 - 5:59pm
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Senate plan to shift oversight of charter schools is blocked
North Carolina House lawmakers have blocked a plan that would give the legislature more clout over the state's charter school authority. Tue, 08/04/2015 - 3:27pm
Gov. Pat McCrory
McCrory’s amended bond package clears NC House panel
A new proposal to borrow almost $3 billion for North Carolina infrastructure and road projects is making its way through the House after questions from lawmakers about the projects and a recommended November statewide referendum. Tue, 08/04/2015 - 3:21pm
Campaign Finances
NC Democratic Party rebounds in fundraising through June
The North Carolina Democratic Party rebounded in fundraising during the first half of 2015, even as top Republican legislators kept campaign coffers flush. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:47pm
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
Wilmington planners want to move rail lines
The train system in Wilmington runs right through the city's heart, and leaders say rail service is only going to increase in coming years. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:02pm
north waterfront park
Wilmington council mulls alcohol sales at park
Although it looks like just an open space now, there are events planned for it later this summer at Wilmington's North Waterfront Park. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 3:28pm
Obama Pollution
Obama heralds impact of power plant regulations
President Barack Obama says his new power plant regulations are "the single most important step" America has ever taken in the fight against climate change. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 2:35pm
PenderCoSchools
Impasse declared in Pender school money fight
The mediator handling the budget dispute between the Pender County Commission and Pender County School Board has declared an impasse. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 1:02pm