Wilmington
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Wilmington again recognized as Coast Guard City
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 12:50pm.

videoThe Coast Guard will again formally recognize Wilmington as a Coast Guard City at a ceremony next week. It marks the third time the City of Wilmington will be recognized by the service as an official Coast Guard City.

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Bulkhead work forces move of Wilmington Christmas tree
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 3:33pm.

videoIn downtown Wilmington, the city Christmas tree is in a new location this year. Instead of its traditional home in Riverfront Park, it is across the street in the open lot at the corner of Princess and Water streets.

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Victim escapes as armed robber shoots and misses
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 11:54pm.

A man was leaving a convenience store around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday when the robber came up behind him near 12th and Greenfield Streets and hit him in the back of the head with a handgun.

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Council salaries will go up with city workers' wages
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 10:43pm.

video Soon, the Wilmington City Council and the Mayor will get raises when city workers do. On Tuesday night, the council approved the new policy.

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More money going to Wilmington youth and convict programs
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 10:41pm.

videoWilmington City Council took steps Tuesday night to find long-term solutions to crime and gang violence.

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Fit Minute - Weight training that's fun and fast
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 10:32pm.

videoWeight training can be difficult if you don't know exactly what you're doing or don't have a set routine. If you've always wanted to build muscle but don't know where to start, there is a class for that.

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City of Wilmington will spend $50,000 or more to light Kenan Fountain
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:34pm.

videoThe Wilmington City Council directed staff members Monday to hire Musco Lighting of Iowa to change the lighting around the Kenan Memorial Fountain. The company will charge between $50,000 and $60,000 to upgrade the lighting.

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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: The Gallery of Fine Art
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 10:31pm.

videoMayfaire Town Center's newest addition has its grand opening this weekend. The Gallery of Fine Art will be celebrating with refreshments, artist meet and greets, and limited edition prints being raffled off.

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Wilmington man sentenced to life in 2011 Hillcrest shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 2:42pm.

A federal judge sentenced a Wilmington man to life in prison for a 2011 shooting and drug deal in the Hillcrest Housing Community.video

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UNCW launches online survey to come up with new brand for the 'Cape Fear Area'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 2:35pm.

The University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Office of Community Partnership and the Cameron School of Business have launched a online survey to collect insights from Wilmington residents about the area in an effort to better inform the regional branding initiative, the University announced today. video

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