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Residents of Old Wilmington founder celebrates historic birthday

videoDolly Humphrey Pearson, a founding member of the Residents of Old Wilmington, celebrated a birthday Sunday, but not just any birthday. This was her 100th birthday!

Historic Wilmington Foundation plaque honors historic federal building

The Historic Wilmington Foundation honored a piece of Port City history today. The group presented its James and Rosalie Carr Memorial Plaque to the historic US Customs House, which is better known as the Alton A. Lennon Fderal Building downtown.

Historic Wilmington Foundation releases list of most threatened places

The Historic Wilmington Foundation's sixth annual announcement is part of its campaign to preserve the unique architectural heritage of the region and raise awareness on the threatened sites.

Historic Wilmington Foundation honors homeowners who have preserved past

video The Historic Wilmington Foundation recognized those who fought to bring back property in our area.

Home Tour: Fanning House

video The Fanning House is more than 150 old, but it has a new look and is home to a young family. The scene of this year's Historic Home Tour Ribbon Cutting is a work in progress and a course study for anyone who thinks they might want to take on a project of historic proportions.

Home Tour: Thomas C. Miller House

video Historic homes come in many different styles and all sizes. You can find them all over our town, and see several on this weekend's Historic Home Tour. Each home has its own story and its own personality. The Thomas C. Miller House is no exception.

Home Tour: Jarman House

video Built in 1910, the Jarman House on Princess Street was owned by prominent pharmacist John Jarman. In this year's Azalea Festival Home Tour, participants will get a look at the rich history and character of the home.

Azalea Festival Home Tour tickets on sale

The Azalea Festival is just two weeks away, which means it is time to make your plans for all the events.

Most threatened historic places

video The Historic Wilmington Foundation released its fifth annual list of threatened historic places Wednesday. The program helps maintain homes, schools, churches, and other buildings to preserve historic neighborhoods.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.