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Calendars featuring local firefighters, puppies available for pre-order

Some local firefighters and their furry friends are striking a pose for a good cause.

Wilmington Fire Department welcomes new four-legged team member

The Wilmington Fire Department has a new member of the team, one with four legs.

WFD launches Crisis Response Dog pilot program

The Wilmington Fire Department recently launched a pilot program with paws4people® foundation to utilize a Crisis Response Facility Dog at WFD Station 8 off Eastwood Road.

Mortgage company donates nearly $19K to non-profit paws4people

Area non-profit paws4people has received a large donation thanks to a local mortgage company.

Wilmington service dog certified in ‘red vest’ ceremony

A service dog named Trent became certified with paws4people, a nonprofit organization designed to give people with physical, mental and emotional disabilities assistance through canine companionship.

Service dog vs. emotional support dog: Incident leaves one dog injured, another labeled dangerous

How many times have you been in a store or a restaurant and seen a dog inside? Some, of course, may be legitimate service dogs.

Anything is pawsible when it comes to NC Azalea Festival

Huge crowd and their furry friends support paws4people and the Azalea Festival

NC Azalea Festival announces new furry event

The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be partnering with paws4people for a new festival event - Paws on Parade. It's the official dog party of the Azalea Festival.

Service dog helps put children at ease when visiting the dentist

We may not all love going to the dentist, but for some, that trip may feel almost impossible. Some dentists are using man's best friend to ease human anxiety.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.