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Late night program getting young men off the streets; connecting them with better opportunities

Leading Into New Communities (LINC) is working to provide a safe space for young men working to better their lives.

US Postal Service holds job fair, hiring thousands

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the US Postal Service. It's looking for lots of new elves to help over the holidays.

Beloved postal worker retires after delivering three decades of smiles

Residents of the Echo Farms community bid farewell to a beloved postal worker who retired after three decades of service on Friday afternoon.

Snow, holiday shipping loads delaying 10 million packages a day

A flood of mail, a historic boom in online holiday purchases and one of the biggest snowstorms in the Northeast in years are combining to overwhelm the U.S. shipping system. 

Mailing a Christmas package? Shipping deadlines begin

The holidays are upon us and despite the crazy upheaval of 2020, some traditions remain intact. One of those is the rush to ship Christmas gifts in time for them to reach their destinations by the 25.

2020 set up to be the busiest mailing holiday season ever

The coronavirus pandemic has put a damper on the 2020 holiday season, with many people changing their plans this year. It is setting up to be an even busier year for those looking to send and receive packages. 

USPS’ Operation Santa starts Monday with digital option

The US Postal Service's "Operation Santa" launches Monday.

US Postal Service faces delivery delays

The U.S. Postal Service is seeing more delays in delivering the mail, with the agency disclosing last week that about 20% of all letters and packages sent around the country in the week ended October 23 were late.

Postal Service agrees to reverse service changes

The U.S. Postal Service has agreed to reverse changes that slowed mail service nationwide.

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Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.

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.