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Cunningham talks to Wilmington Voters

Cal Cunningham, a Democrat running for US Senate, spent time Sunday afternoon talking to voters in Wilmington.

Homes evacuated after gas leak

A gas leak shut down part of a Wilmington neighborhood this afternoon. A man accidentally backed his truck over a natural gas pipe in the 200 block of Greenville Avenue.

Azalea Festival brings business boom

video There were concerns prior to the festival that the front street improvement project might hurt profits, but shops and restaurants say business was good.

Condemned downtown building could reopen

In January, the former home of Old Books on Front Street was closed after the building. Since then, businesses have evacuated and the building has been empty.

Front Street project progresses

The Azalea Festival was a critical date for the Front Street Improvement Project. Phase one of the project, between Market and Princess Streets was ready for the festival as scheduled.

Peacemaker crew enjoying Port City visit

video If you've been down to the Wilmington Riverfront this week, you've probably noticed the 150-foot tall ship the Peacemaker. The 15 crew members arrived in the Port City Tuesday for the Azalea Festival after spending the winter in Savannah.

City offers Azalea Festival parking, traffic reminders

The City of Wilmington has several tips and reminders about parking and traffic downtown this weekend during the Azalea Festival.

Wilmington City Offices closed Friday; Trash pick-up not affected

City offices will be closed on Friday in observance of Good Friday. Trash, yard waste and recycling service will be unaffected by the closure. City customers who normally have their trash, recycling and yard waste picked up on Fridays are asked to have all items curbside by 7:30 a.m.

Lindsey Shaw to reign as Queen Azalea

video The star of the ABC Family show "10 Things I Hate About You" will be crowned during a free event in Riverfront Park in Downtown Wilmington on Wednesday, April 7, at 5 p.m. You can watch it live on WWAY NewsChannel 3, your official NC Azalea Festival station.

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