Daily Archives: January 21, 2014

Morehead City Marlins Sign Pair From Dartmouth

MOREHEAD CITY, NC January 21, 2014 – The Morehead City Marlins have signed Michael Danielak and Nick Lombardi for the 2014 season. Both players attend Ivy League institution Dartmouth College. Danielak is a sophomore right-handed pitcher from Mt. Prospect, Illinois. Lombardi hails from Saugus, California and is a junior third […]

NHL Postpones Tonight’s Hurricanes-Flyers Game

Winter storm in Philadelphia will force teams to reschedule By Terrell Williams RALEIGH, NC January 21, 2014 – The National Hockey League today announced that tonight’s game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia has been postponed. The date on which the […]

Joni Pitkanen’s Recovery Progressing in Right Direction

By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC January 20, 2014 – Joni Pitkanen’s recovery from a broken left calcaneus (heel) bone is progressing in the right direction, according to Carolina Hurricanes President and General Manager Jim Rutherford. Pitkanen is currently in Raleigh, being treated by Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic. “I talked to him […]

Layla Choate Selected to Compete at Arizona Sun Circuit Shootout

Gamecock junior to compete in collegiate show on Feb. 2 COLUMBIA, SC January 21, 2014 – University of South Carolina junior Layla Choate has been selected to compete in the Sun Circuit Shootout on Sunday, Feb. 2 in Scottsdale, Ariz., it was announced today. Choate, along with seven other riders […]

Sea Shepherd Australia: The Bloody Science of Whaling

by Captain Siddharth Chakravarty Captain of The Steve Irwin Conservative estimates put the number of whales killed between 1904 and 1987 in the Antarctic by commercial whaling fleets at 1,339,232. That’s an average of 16,000 whales per year – year after year – for 83 years. The marauding ships wiped […]

Charleston Stage’s NEXT TO NORMAL Opening February 14th at the Historic Dock Street Theatre

The Charleston Premiere of the Electrifying Rock Opera Next To Normal Opens February 14th at the Historic Dock Street Theatre Starring Professional Guest Actor Annie Freres as Diana Goodman and New York Professional Equity Actor Sean Hayden as Dan Goodman. CHARLESTON, SC January 21, 2014 – No Broadway show makes […]

22nd Annual Home EXPO & Remodeling Show This Weekend

WILMINGTON, NC January 21, 2014 – The Wilmington – Cape Fear Home Builders Association (WCFHBA) will host the 22nd annual HomeEXPO& Remodeling Show on Saturday, Jan. 25 and Sunday, Jan. 26 at Cape Fear Community College’s Schwartz Center. Admission and parking for the show is free.   The HomeEXPO & […]

Big Fun at Whale of a Weekend

KURE BEACH, NC January 21, 2014 – The N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher hosts  the second annual Whale of a Weekend, Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2. Dive into the wonderful world of whales and dolphins through hands-on education stations to engage visitors of all ages. Explore a humpback whale’s […]

Bulls Launch Anti-Bullying School Program

“Bully Busters” to Raise Awareness for Priority Issue in Elementary Schools DURHAM, NC January 20, 2014 – The International League Champion Durham Bulls have announced the launch of “Bully Busters,” an anti-bullying program aimed at raising awareness for a priority issue in local elementary schools. Utilizing the star power of […]

BB&T Ballpark is All About the “Q”

Uptown Charlotte, NC January 20, 2014 – The Charlotte Knights and Charlotte’s premier BBQ restaurant — Queen City Q — are partnering together to serve fans delicious BBQ at BB&T Ballpark. As part of this historic partnership, Queen City Q will become the Official BBQ of the Charlotte Knights and […]