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The Wilmington Star-News
Wave drivers will strike Sept. 4 if no agreement reachedDuring the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority's meeting, Wave drivers wi
Wave drivers will strike Sept. 4 if no agreement reached
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
During the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority's meeting, Wave drivers with Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1328 told board members they have not reached an agreement with management company First Transit to fix bus maintenance problems. The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cape Fear Voices - Don’t sell our lifestyleThe secretary's opinion fails this mission. Van der Vaart, by trivializing the
Cape Fear Voices - Don’t sell our lifestyle
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
The secretary's opinion fails this mission. Van der Vaart, by trivializing the studied decision by the Wilmington City Council to join the majority of coastal communities in North Carolina that oppose both seismic testing and drilling for offshore... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
City Leaders approve construction of cottage-style housingWilmington leaders anticipate more than 60,000 people will move to the Port Cit
City Leaders approve construction of cottage-style housing
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
Wilmington leaders anticipate more than 60,000 people will move to the Port City within the next 20 years. Council members have been looking at regulations for cottage-style housing that could help the growing population over the next two... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
City council to consider last minute changes to River Road Extension ProjectRiver Road will close in three weeks so crews can make some major road improvem
City council to consider last minute changes to River Road Extension Project
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
River Road will close in three weeks so crews can make some major road improvements for the new RiverLights development. During the Wilmington City Council's agenda briefing Monday, council members brought a few changes to the table that could cause... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
City Leaders to decided on Cottage Style housingWilmington leaders anticipate more than 60,000 people will move to the Port Cit
City Leaders to decided on Cottage Style housing
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
Wilmington leaders anticipate more than 60,000 people will move to the Port City within the next 20 years. Council members have been looking at regulations for a potential type of housing development that could help the growing population over the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington wants to extend road near 23rd Street and expanding businessOn Tuesday, the city council will consider a resolution asking the state Depart
Wilmington wants to extend road near 23rd Street and expanding business
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
On Tuesday, the city council will consider a resolution asking the state Department of Transportation and the N.C. General Assembly to find money to help pay to extend Scientific Park Drive to North 26th Street. One reason behind the push to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
City talks 4-laning new section of River RoadSupporters argue now is the time to make the improvements as Newland Communitie
City talks 4-laning new section of River Road
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
Supporters argue now is the time to make the improvements as Newland Communities builds the massive RiverLights community, which consists of 1,400 acres and will have up to 2,700 home sites when fully built out. Newland plans to close a nearly... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Ogden Market Place shopping center to be zonedOn Tuesday, the city council will hold a public hearing and vote to zone the si
Ogden Market Place shopping center to be zoned
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
On Tuesday, the city council will hold a public hearing and vote to zone the site at the corner of Market Street and Middle Sound Loop Road. Atlanta-based Halpern Development Co. plans to construct a 45,000-square-foot grocery store -- reported to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Are 'gayborhoods' a victim of the gay rights movement's success?For decades, the blinds of this semisubterranean Laguna Beach bar were closed t
Are 'gayborhoods' a victim of the gay rights movement's success?
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
For decades, the blinds of this semisubterranean Laguna Beach bar were closed tight. Back then, the dingy saloon was underground in more ways than one. People whom employers might still refuse to hire because of their love interests flirted openly... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cottage housing proposal draws scrutinyAlthough the proposal came unanimously recommended by the city's planning commi
Cottage housing proposal draws scrutiny
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
Although the proposal came unanimously recommended by the city's planning commission, council members are concerned about the impact on surrounding neighborhoods. Before making a final decision, council members will delve into their concerns during a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Buses, limos may reserve downtown parking spacesThe change won't necessarily mean tour buses and limos will take over downtown.
Buses, limos may reserve downtown parking spaces
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
The change won't necessarily mean tour buses and limos will take over downtown. Large vehicles can already take up several spaces downtown and stay there as long as the meters are paid for. A city policy would add a mechanism for larger vehicles to... Read more

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