International Animal Healer brings healing practice to Wilmington, NC

Christine Sullivan, an internationally recognized holistic animal healer and author, helps pets, homeless animals and rescues heal from trauma, abuse and more. WILMINGTON, NC Feb. 3, 2015 – Certified Holistic Animal Healer and Reiki Master, Christine Sullivan has brought her animal healing practice to Wilmington and the surrounding counties.  Christine […]

Opening Night of the Wilmington Symphony Features Mozart’s Classic for Flute and Harp

WILMINGTON, NC August 21, 2014 – Opening Night of Wilmington Symphony’s 2014-15 Masterworks Season, showcases Mozart’s delightfully lyrical Concerto for Flute and Harp, featuring Christina Brier (harp), and Mary Jo White (flute), and Carl Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4, “The Inextinguishable”, on Saturday, September 20th at 8:00 pm in Kenan Auditorium.  […]

A Pirate's Exile: Bussing across the U.S.A.

San Diego, CA, July 27th, 2014-Crossing the country on a bus is something everyone should try to do more often. It’s a reasonably affordable way to actually see things. I rode the Greyhound from Wilmington, NC to Los Angeles, CA with a slight layover for Bonnaroo and a little Salem, […]

Wilmington Hammerheads Announce Preseason Schedule

Wilmington, NC Feb. 20, 2014 – Wilmington Hammerheads FC released their preseason schedule today, kicking off their first match on the road versus the Charleston Battery on Tuesday, March 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Blackbaud Stadium; there is no charge for parking or admission. The Hammerheads will host one preseason […]

Wilmington Hammerheads Re-sign Arnoux

Wilmington, NC Feb. 18, 2014 – Wilmington Hammerheads FC announced on Thursday the re-signing of forward Cody Arnoux for the 2014 USL PRO regular season. This will be Arnoux’s third consecutive season with the USL PRO club. “I am excited to be back for my third season,” said Arnoux. “I […]

New Hanover closes Noble shelter; opens Codington Elementary School

WILMINGTON, NC Feb. 13, 2014 11:30 AM EST – New Hanover County Emergency Management announces a change to the emergency shelter location. As of noon Thursday, Codington Elementary School will open and become the primary emergency shelter location for New Hanover County residents. Codington Elementary School is located at 4321 […]

Free Tax Preparation and Electronic Filing

WILMINGTON, NC Feb. 3, 2014 – A local volunteer group, the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), will soon begin preparing and electronically filing Federal and NC state income taxes for 2013.  All services are free of charge.  Tax returns for previous years and amended returns will be done starting in […]

Red Cross calls for blood and platelet donations after severe winter weather impacts collections

Urgent need for blood donors with types O, A negative and B negative & platelet donors WILMINGTON, NC  January 31, 2014 — As severe winter weather begins to subside, the American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset a weather-related shortfall in donations. Since […]

New Hanover County government offices will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 29

WILMINGTON, NC January 28, 2014 – Given the current forecast and dangerous conditions currently affecting New Hanover County, all administrative offices will be closed on Wednesday, January 29. This closure includes all county parks, Airlie Gardens, and Cape Fear Museum. Additionally, New Hanover and Pender County courts will also be […]

New Hanover County declares State of Emergency

WILMINGTON, NC January 28, 2014 – New Hanover County has declared a State of Emergency effective noon today, Jan. 28. According to the National Weather Services, snow and sleet accumulations are imminent. Accretion of freezing rain will be significant, especially along the coastal counties and areas a little farther inland. Citizens are encouraged […]