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How have senior citizens been affected by the pandemic?

The pandemic has created challenges for so many around the world. And right here in Southeastern, North Carolina, senior citizens are among those hit hardest.

New Hanover County Senior Resource Center reopens

The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center reopened Monday with precautions in place.

Wave Transit discusses senior accessibility in virtual town meeting

Wave Transit held a virtual town hall meeting Thursday. It's been four years since the department opened the floor to public comment like this, all part of their plan to rebuild Wilmington's public transit system.

Shallotte assisted living facility shut down, workers arrested

A Brunswick County assisted living facility has been shut down, and the director and several employees are facing criminal charges.

Senior Expo educates seniors and families on healthy living in golden years

The expo gives loved ones the opportunity to learn more about products and services that allow seniors to get the most out of their golden years

Keep senior citizens safe in the sun

Keeping your older relatives and neighbors safe in the sun goes beyond protecting their skin.

Senior Resource Center to hold health fair, listening session and more

Next week, the New Hanover County Senior Resource Center will hold a day filled with free activities and beneficial information for local seniors.

Seniors confront an unwanted late-life pest: Bullies

The unwanted were turned away from cafeteria tables. Fistfights broke out at karaoke. Dances became breeding grounds for gossip and cruelty.

Seniors participate in resource fair

New Hanover County seniors got a chance to do some learning through a resource fair Wednesday.

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New findings by North Carolina State University raise more concerns around PFAS’s in the Cape Fear

Four years ago, one of those chemicals (GenX) was found in our drinking water in the Cape Fear River. A recent study has given rise to more concern surrounding the 'forever chemicals'. 

Colorado school district investigating claims that teachers taped masks to students’ faces

School officials are investigating allegations that some students were made to tape their masks to their faces.

Sunset Beach councilwoman resigns during meeting over ‘lack of transparency’ and ‘skewed ethics’

Sunset Beach Town Councilwoman Jan Harris dramatically announced her resignation from the council Tuesday morning effective immediately.

Video captures dozens of sharks feeding below Surf City pier

While we all know sharks live in the ocean, capturing a close encounter with them is a neat experience.