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Battleship North Carolina sees strongest summer in years

This past summer has been the most successful one in years for business, according to the Battleship North Carolina.

Hull repairs complete on USS North Carolina, cofferdam flooded on Tuesday

After more than a year and several million dollars, the hull repairs on the Battleship North Carolina are complete.

Battleship North Carolina celebrates its 80th birthday

On Friday, Battleship North Carolina kicking off a month-long celebration to mark the upcoming 60th anniversary of its arrival in Wilmington.

Azalea Fest holds first event of 2021: Art Unveiling

The 2021 Azalea Festival is right around the corner, and the festival held its first event of the year on Monday.

Battleship North Carolina to celebrate 80th birthday

On April 9, 1941, North Carolina was commissioned into the U.S. Navy, making this year the Battleship’s 80th birthday.

Battleship North Carolina providing free Wi-Fi for students learning remotely

The USS North Carolina has been a popular tourist destination since coming to Wilmington in 1961. Now it is drawing students needing internet access for remote learning. 

Battleship NC delays opening on Friday because of forecast flooding

The Battleship North Carolina won't open to visitors until 10 a.m. on Friday because of expected flooding.

Museums, aquarium, other attractions announce reopening dates

Many museums and family-friendly attractions in the Cape Fear have been closed for nearly six months due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Wilmington named the country’s first World War II Heritage City

President Donald Trump stopped in the Port City on Wednesday to declare Wilmington America's first World War II “Heritage City.”

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Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.

New Hanover County Commissioners pass stop gap funding to increase affordable housing

Monday morning, New Hanover County Commissioners unanimously approved a measure that could create more workforce housing in the region.