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Halloween Happenings: Haunted Pub Crawl

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videoTales of terror and creepy streets combine to make for a spooktacular Halloween weekend. Discover some of old Wilmington's most extraordinary and actively haunted pubs on a 2.5 hour adventure. Hoist a pint as you hear chilling, humorous and baffling tales of ghosts, unusual history, murder, mayhem and more. Full story...
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Faced with less federal money, leaders talk meal taxes

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videoAs federal funding for coastal communities declines, local leaders are working to figure out a way to make up for the lost money. One idea on the table - a meal tax on prepared foods and beverages. Full story...
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Wilmington riverfront voted best in US

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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. Full story...
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Carolina Beach Boardwalk extension project delayed again

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video The Carolina Beach Boardwalk extension project is at a halt -- again. Full story...
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New hotel to be built at Biltmore in Asheville

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Biltmore is building a second hotel at Biltmore Estate that's expected to create about 230 jobs. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported construction is expected to begin by mid-October. The Village Hotel will have 209 guestrooms and is expected to open in November 2015. Full story...
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How 'hipster' is Wilmington?

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video Is Wilmington the next hipster city? Some folks in Austin, TX, think so. We went on a hunt to figure out what hipster is in Wilmington. Full story...
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Experts see improved outlook for fall leaves in NC

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An expert on fall foliage who had earlier said leaf colors in the North Carolina mountains would be below average is changing her forecast The Asheville Citizen-Times reports Western Carolina University resident leaf color expert Kathy Matthews says relatively dry conditions over the last month, along with cooling temperatures, have improved the outlook. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach makes National Geographic list

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videoIf you're looking for one of the best surf towns to visit, look no further! National Geographic ranked Wrightsville Beach as one of the 'World's 20 Best Surf Towns'. Full story...
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Pisgah Inn operator gets 10-year contract

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The operator of Pisgah Inn on the Blue Ridge Parkway has been awarded a contract to operate for another 10 years. Bruce O'Connell told the Asheville Citizen-Times he plans to make improvements to the inn now that he has won the contract again. Full story...
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High tides could wash out some holiday plans at Freeman Park

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video High tides could wash out some Labor Day plans at one area beach. The Town of Carolina Beach says during high tides some parts of Freeman Park are completely impassable, as water comes all the way up to the sand dunes. Full story...
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