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Wilmington City Council closes Barksdale Road

Protestors from a Wilmington neighborhood did not get their message across at Tuesday night's city council meeting.

Wilmington City Council passes sidewalk cafe ordinance

After walking around the issue for months, the Wilmington City Council finally took action tonight on sidewalk cafes.

Wilmington City Council passes annexation policy

The Wilmington City Council effectively stripped away many limits to extending the city limits.

Tall ship could cost city a tall price

video A tall ship is apparently too tall for Downtown Wilmington. The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle was scheduled to sail in to town Friday and dock at the riverfront, but it's height has organizers scrambling for a back-up plan for visitors.

Non-Profit exec explains personal charges on corporate credit card

WDI Director admits to using corporate card to buy cigars and groceries for himself.

Questioned charges lead to new WDI credit card policy

WDI executive director John Hinnant admits he used the card to buy grocery and cigars and for some other charges, but later reimbursed the organization.

Wilmington council asks for Wilmington Downtown Inc. audit

video The City of Wilmington has put a freeze on funding for Wilmington Downtown Inc. Laura Padgett called out the organization during last week's City Council meeting saying she had seen evidence of inappropriate charges on the group's corporate credit card, but WDI says its record is clean and an audit will prove it.

City budget passes, sweepstakes moritorium extended

Wilmington city council passes its budget and extends its moratorium on sweepstakes cafes.

City council OK’s budget for now

By a vote of four to two, Wilmington City Council approved the next fiscal year's proposed budget.

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New Hanover County School Board votes unanimously to rename Laney High Stadium

The New Hanover County School Board voted unanimously to remove Dr. Rick Holliday's name from the E.A. Laney High School's football stadium.

NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

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.