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Carolina Beach rushing to fix parking issues before they drive tourists to private lots

The Town of Carolina Beach is on the hunt for a new parking management company after Tuesday's town council workshop.

No year-round paid parking in Carolina Beach, council approves land use amendment

Carolina Beach Town Council met Tuesday to discuss a variety of issues, including the future of public parking.

Death investigation underway in Carolina Beach after man found unconscious in water

One man is dead after an incident in the water in Carolina Beach on Monday.

Carolina Beach Mayor will not seek re-election, looking to take on a bigger role

A political big wheel in the Cape Fear has announced a big move. Carolina Beach Mayor Leann Pierce says she will not seek re-election. 

Carolina Beach Mayor discusses choice to remove trash cans from beaches

Earlier this year the Town of Carolina Beach announced it would remove most trash cans from beaches in an effort to cut down on littering. So how well is the plan working?

Federal beach renourishment funds run dry

Beach towns are trying to keep their renourishment projects afloat, after discovering financial help from the federal government may be unavailable.

Carolina Beach finds new ways to spread holiday cheer despite pandemic

Coronavirus has forced towns and cities to cancel many upcoming holiday events. In Carolina Beach, they are trying to make the most out of a tough situation.

Hospitality industry leaders have follow-up meeting on how business is doing

At Pleasure Island, short-term vacation rentals are back in business, and owners have been trying to get their companies going again.

Hospitality industry leaders discuss plans to move forward when short-term rental ban expires

One place definitely opening for business is Carolina Beach. Friday, the short-term rental ban there expires.

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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.

EPA unveils strategy to regulate toxic ‘forever chemicals’

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.

Woman facing attempted arson charges in incident at Smithfield Foods in Bladen County

A Lumberton woman is facing several charges stemming from an incident at the Smithfield Foods plant in Tar Heel. According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Latasha Rena Bittle, 26, allegedly threw a plastic jug with accelerants onto a break area canopy on October 12.