Town Creek Under the Stars 2014 Season Starts Jan. 25

MOUNT GILEAD, NC January 23, 2014 – Town Creek Indian Mound will kick-off the 2014 astronomy season with Town Creek Under the Stars Saturday, Jan. 25, 6 p.m. Participants will view Jupiter, the Orion Nebula and the Beehive Cluster among other celestial sights. … Continue reading →

North Carolina Museum of Art Acquires Mary Cassatt Painting

RALEIGH, NC January 21, 2014 – The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) has acquired a painting by American artist Mary Cassatt titled Portrait of Madame X Dressed for the Matinée. The work, which shows a young woman fashionably dressed … Continue reading →

Deadline for 2014-2015 Grants for Arts Organizations, Monday, March 3

RALEIGH, NC January 16, 2014 – The North Carolina Arts Council 2014-2015 grant guidelines for organizations are now available at www.ncarts.org. The deadline for submitting applications is Monday, March 3.The Arts Council’s grant programs are designed to sustain and advance the … Continue reading →

Back to the Past: Looking Back Farm

ELIZABETH CITY, NC January 2, 2013 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for a new lecture series, “Back to the Past”, every first Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. The Museum begins the new lecture series on Tuesday, January … Continue reading →

R. A. Fessenden on the Outer Banks: The Beginnings of Radio

RALEIGH, NC December 24, 2013 – On December 24, 1902, Reginald Fessenden, who had previously engaged in experiments on the Outer Banks, made the first intentional wireless radio broadcast, playing his violin and reading a passage from the Bible. Fessenden … Continue reading →

Pleasant Hill Christian Church will present A “Live” Drive-thru Nativity

BENSON, NC December 11, 2013 – Pleasant Hill Christian Church will present A “Live” Drive-thru Nativity – The Story of Christ Presented in Ten Scenes December 18-20 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM.  Enjoy the animals and candle-lit drive as you … Continue reading →

Basecamp Luxe to Provide Vintage Airstream Trailers to Area Productions

WILMINGTON, NC November 21, 2013 – Basecamp Luxe, LLC, announced today the grand opening of the business in Wilmington, North Carolina.  The organization is the first in the region to offer stylish and luxurious vintage airstream trailer rentals for use … Continue reading →

Programming Notice: NHCTV goes digital on Time Warner Cable

WILMINGTON, NC November 21, 2013 – Time Warner Cable has moved New Hanover County Television (NHCTV) Channel 13 to the digital tier. For subscribers who have a digital television set and no converter box, Channel 13 may now be found … Continue reading →