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Spring has sprung and Wilmington is greener than ever
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/22/2014 - 6:21pm.

videoThanks to a 30,000 grant from the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources, the city held its first annual Spring Green Carnival. The carnival brought businesses and organizations together to teach children the value of recycling and staying green.

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Marathon Madness in 5th annual Wrightsville Beach Marathon
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 03/16/2014 - 3:11pm.

video Teams encouraging runners at the 5th annual Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon. Since it began in 2010, it has become one of the biggest events in Wilmington. Thousands of runners took the course starting at Wrightsville beach and ending in the Mayfair shopping complex.

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Remembering a local legend
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 03/16/2014 - 3:11pm.

video "Cuz Fest" remembers local music and film icon, Kevin "Cuz" Davis. Hundreds celebrate at Hugh McRae Park despite the rainy weather.

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Parade, festival paint the town green
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:30pm.

video The Guiness Parade and Festival celebrates St. Patrick's day in a big way. The 15th annual parade jump started the day's activities at 11am. Crowds flooded the sidewalks to see everything from bagpipes to marching bands.

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10th annual Steve Haydu St. Patrick's Day Lo Tide Run
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:30pm.

video Annual 5k and 10k continue aiding uninsured young people fighting cancer. Folks got together for the 5k and 10k run benefiting local cancer patients. The event in was created in 2005 by Tim Reilly after his dear friend, Steve Haydu was diagnosed with cancer.

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Pender County gives new life to old Topsail High School
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 4:11pm.

video The old Topsail High School will breathe new life after Pender County commissioners today broke ground on renovations to make it the home of Pender County's Eastern Annex Building.

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Cape Fear Academy students help get USS NC shipshape
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 3:36pm.

videoInstead of working with text books and pencils today, Cape Fear Academy eighth graders used brooms and hoses for quite a lesson in history. More than 50 students are helping swab the deck of the Battleship North Carolina.

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FIRST ON 3: Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival announces headliners
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 4:35pm.

videoIf you like seafood and music, now is the time to mark your calendars for October. The Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce today announced the headliners for the 21st Annual Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival.

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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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