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JUST ADD HOPE: Educators spread love of literacy

video The ability to read is a ticket to success. That’s why two Brunswick County educators are forming the Juna Foundation. It’s a project all about getting books in the hands of kids in honor of two women who battled cancer and both had a love for literature.

JUST ADD HOPE: Jazz musicians impact Wilmington, world

videoWilmington is full of arts, culture and music. Several internationally renowned jazz musicians were born and raised right here in the Port City.

JUST ADD HOPE: Mentorship program changes young lives “Outside the Walls”

video There are many at-risk youth in the Port City, and studies show that having a positive role model or mentor can significantly decrease a child's potential to get into negative things. This week, we're showcasing Outside the Walls, a mentorship program out to change the statistics and impact our city's youth for the better.

JUST ADD HOPE: Business turns trash into treatment for breast cancer patients

video Pink dumpsters are not the norm, but one Wilmington company is trying to make that happen. Coastal Ladies Carting is an all-in-one trash company that handles solid and liquid waste and recycling needs. But the pink dumpsters don't stop there. The trash turns into cash for those diagnosed with breast cancer.

JUST ADD HOPE: Teacher’s coworkers hold fundraisers for a new kidney

video Instead of her two front teeth for Christmas, Rocky Point Primary kindergarten teacher Beth Mills just wants a new Kidney. She has about five percent kidney function.

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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.

Wilmington to vote on funding new film industry initiative

Getting some hands-on work in the film industry, funded by the City of Wilmington. That's the goal of a new workforce development initiative city council discussed during an agenda briefing on Monday morning.

CFCC Kicks Off ‘Countdown to College’ Application Nights

In recognition of College Application Week across North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College is launching a series of College Application Nights this week at the College’s Wilmington, Castle Hayne, Burgaw and Surf City locations.

Man arrested, charged in downtown Wilmington multi-car pileup

Wilmington Police have arrested and charged Thaddeus Hakeem Boney, 30, of Wilmington in a multi-car crash that happened in downtown Wilmington on October 8.