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Call for volunteers: Cape Fear Red Cross hosting Open House on March 2

The release states that volunteers make up 90 percent of the Red Cross workforce. Volunteers are able to set flexible schedules and choose their area of interest.

CFCC hosts volunteer fair

From surfing clubs to food pantries, CFCC students got a chance to get involved in local organizations and charities at the college's Involvement Fair today.

Conscience Fair pairs volunteers with organizations

The StarNews held its 9th annual Conscience Fair Saturday to pair volunteers with local charities and organizations.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The ‘Gift’ of a Volunteer

Volunteers are a lifeline to many organizations and businesses. Simply put, they fill a void and they do it for free, so it takes a special person to volunteer. In an environment like a hospital, it also takes a caring soul like Jill Weiss, our Extraordinary Person of the Week!

SURPRISE SQUAD UPDATE: Community inspired to lend a hand in Carolina Beach

videoThe Surprise Squad made a trip out to Pleasure Island yesterday to help pay water bills. While we were there, we found one of the most emotional stories so far: A Carolina Beach woman in need, and tonight, she is getting help from you our viewers.

Nourish NC makes sure kids don’t go hungry over summer break

videoFifty-one percent of the students in New Hanover County are eligible for free or reduced lunch. That means, school might be the only place they get a good meal, but now school is out for the summer.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Volunteer Extraordinaire

videoVolunteers are a lifeline for so many organizations. The folks at the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce tipped us off to someone who goes above and beyond what one may consider...volunteering.

Walking for Warriors

videoDonna Street is a mover and a shaker so to speak. She's been walking since early February talking to folks and shaking hands along the way. For her it’s not about an organization or a donation it’s all about the walk.

Cape Fear Crop Mob lends a hand

The volunteer group usually lends a hand to local farmers, but today they dug into one woman's backyard tomato garden. Sarah Daughtridge is famous for her heirloom tomatoes and peppers. But after facing a string of health setbacks, she says she was overwhelmed and unable to keep up her plants this year.

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Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy. 

Cape Fear seeing a major rise in high-end home sales

The Cape Fear experienced a major rise in luxury home sales towards the end of 2020, and the market boom is showing no sign of slowing down any time soon. 

CCMF granted special event permit by Myrtle Beach City Council

The Myrtle Beach City Council met on Tuesday and granted Carolina Country Music Festival organizers a special event permit for the four-day music festival.

UNCW, NHRMC stop administering J & J vaccine due to reaction concerns

UNCW has paused its vaccination clinic, while NHRMC will offer Pfizer or Moderna instead. New Hanover County Public Health's clinics are not impacted.