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Orange County Register
Surf City Marathon draws 16,000 runners - and one 'Martian.' (Ok, he was Matt Damon)Huntington Beach – Some of the 16,000 runners at the Surf City marathon on Sund
Surf City Marathon draws 16,000 runners - and one 'Martian.' (Ok, he was Matt Damon)
Orange County Register / Posted 22 hours ago
Huntington Beach – Some of the 16,000 runners at the Surf City marathon on Sunday may have thought their post-race delirium got the best of them. But they really did see “The Martian.” Actor Matt Damon ran the half marathon, then posed for selfies... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Weather Service extends flood warningAt 3:57 p.m., the National Weather Service extended a flood warning in effect u
Weather Service extends flood warning
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 23 hours ago
At 3:57 p.m., the National Weather Service extended a flood warning in effect until 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties and northeastern Columbus County. A flood warning means that flooding is imminent or has been... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Windy and wet today with some flooding likelyIn a statement issued by the National Weather Service at 9 a.m. Sunday, a wind
Windy and wet today with some flooding likely
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
In a statement issued by the National Weather Service at 9 a.m. Sunday, a wind advisory is in effect for Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties and two counties of coastal South Carolina. A flood watch is in effect for those counties and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sea turtles recovering in Surf City facilityMore than 90 sea turtles from Carolina and as far as New England are recovering
Sea turtles recovering in Surf City facility
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
More than 90 sea turtles from Carolina and as far as New England are recovering at the Karen Beasley Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City, due to cold snaps and sub-freezing temperatures in the past months. "They are out in the open air... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Surf City puts beach funding plan in motionThe council on Tuesday unanimously agreed to pay out $9,000 to set in motion a
Surf City puts beach funding plan in motion
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
The council on Tuesday unanimously agreed to pay out $9,000 to set in motion a shoreline protection project partnership agreement with North Topsail Beach and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The money covers Surf City’s share of the cost to create... Read more
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The Signal
TMC Insider: Mustangs gear up for 2nd half of conferenceAs the men’s and women’s hoops teams headed into the heart of their Golden Stat
TMC Insider: Mustangs gear up for 2nd half of conference
The Signal / Posted 6 days ago
As the men’s and women’s hoops teams headed into the heart of their Golden State Athlethic Conference games, spring sports also began their seasons. Last weekend, TMC’s basketball teams faced Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, while the baseball and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Hearing will address proposed shellfish leaseThe N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries will hold a public hearing this week on a
Hearing will address proposed shellfish lease
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries will hold a public hearing this week on a proposed shellfish lease in Topsail Sound.Ronald Sheffield of Hampstead has applied to lease approximately 1.1 acres of shellfish bottom and water column in Topsail Sound... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Second oyster farm could come to Masonboro Sound"The kayaking community kind of got up-in-arms because, 'Gee, are we not going
Second oyster farm could come to Masonboro Sound
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
"The kayaking community kind of got up-in-arms because, 'Gee, are we not going to be able to access it?'," said Goins, a Wilmington-based optometrist. But at a public hearing on the proposed farm last Wednesday in Wilmington, fisheries officials... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Victoria: A family-friendly road tripDanielle Wright tours Victoria’s southwest along the famous Great Ocean Rd and
Victoria: A family-friendly road trip
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Danielle Wright tours Victoria’s southwest along the famous Great Ocean Rd and shares her top spots for families. The beginning of southwest Victoria's Great Ocean Rd is marked by a timber memorial sign, the kind you might see in a Yogi Bear film.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
New seafood restaurant coming to downtown Salisbury?A new seafood restaurant appears to be headed to downtown Salisbury in the Wash
New seafood restaurant coming to downtown Salisbury?
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
A new seafood restaurant appears to be headed to downtown Salisbury in the Washington Building at 118 N. Main Street. A sign in the window says that the franchise restaurant Shuckin' Shack is coming soon to that location. The company web site... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Skateboarders saw dream come true in 1977In 1977 young people in San Angelo were on the threshold of seeing a dream beco
Skateboarders saw dream come true in 1977
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 12 days ago
In 1977 young people in San Angelo were on the threshold of seeing a dream become a reality: a skateboard park. In San Angelo it was against the law to ride a skateboard in the streets, but for the estimated 800 skateboarders there were few... Read more
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Daily Journal
Beach widening delayed, Surf City fears stormSURF CITY - This popular vacation spot on New Jersey’s Long Beach Island did ev
Beach widening delayed, Surf City fears storm
Daily Journal / Posted 16 days ago
SURF CITY - This popular vacation spot on New Jersey’s Long Beach Island did everything it was told to do by the federal government in order to get its beaches widened. But a bureaucratic decision to delay part of the work because land use approvals... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Predicted snow storm could mean serious erosion, flooding for N.J. shoreEven as late as Friday night, meteorologists continued to hone forecasts for ho
Predicted snow storm could mean serious erosion, flooding for N.J. shore
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
Even as late as Friday night, meteorologists continued to hone forecasts for how much snow North Jersey might get in its first blast of winter, with the latest predictions calling for 8 to 12 inches in most of Bergen County. What they all agreed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Widening delayed, narrow New Jersey beach fears snowstormSURF CITY, N.J. — This popular vacation spot on New Jersey's Long Beach Island
Widening delayed, narrow New Jersey beach fears snowstorm
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
SURF CITY, N.J. — This popular vacation spot on New Jersey's Long Beach Island did everything it was told to do by the federal government in order to get its beaches widened. But a bureaucratic decision to delay part of the work because land use... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Widening delayed, narrow New Jersey beach fears coming stormSURF CITY, N.J. (AP) — This popular vacation spot on New Jersey's Long Beach Is
Widening delayed, narrow New Jersey beach fears coming storm
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
SURF CITY, N.J. (AP) — This popular vacation spot on New Jersey's Long Beach Island did everything it was told to do by the federal government in order to get its beaches widened. But a bureaucratic decision to delay part of the work because land... Read more
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Orange County Register
Big board's big day: Largest surfboard will be featured in documentary, museumGranted, there may those who are big-boarded out. But the wave-gliding leviatha
Big board's big day: Largest surfboard will be featured in documentary, museum
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
Granted, there may those who are big-boarded out. But the wave-gliding leviathan is ready for one last ride. And organizers say it will be epic. On Jan. 21, the world-record setting craft will be celebrated with the premiere of a 15-minute... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Cold water stuns NC sea turtlesOne of the loggerhead sea turtles studied by UNC biology professor Kenneth Lohm
Cold water stuns NC sea turtles
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
One of the loggerhead sea turtles studied by UNC biology professor Kenneth Lohmann swims. Within only 15 days, more than 1,000 sea turtles have been admitted for rehabilitation to the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf... Read more
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Evening Standard
Where to go in 2016: from Ethiopia to NorwaySark, Channel Islands One of only two Dark Sky Islands in the world (the other
Where to go in 2016: from Ethiopia to Norway
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
Sark, Channel Islands One of only two Dark Sky Islands in the world (the other is Coll in the Inner Hebrides), this peaceful refuge nine miles east of Guernsey is set to be a key player in the rise of astro-tourism. With the exception of a few... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wal-Mart closes 269 stores, none in regionWILMINGTON -- Southeastern North Carolina was spared from a series of store clo
Wal-Mart closes 269 stores, none in region
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
WILMINGTON -- Southeastern North Carolina was spared from a series of store closings announced Friday by Wal-Mart. Worldwide, the company plans to close 269 stores, including 154 in the United States, Wal-Mart said in a press release. The U.S.... Read more
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Surfer Today
The Surf Pub QuizPub quizzes are increasingly popular across the globe. SurferToday designed the
The Surf Pub Quiz
Surfer Today / Posted 25 days ago
Pub quizzes are increasingly popular across the globe. SurferToday designed the ultimate surf pub quiz for the flat days. Play it with your friends and family, at home or in your local pub and bar. History facts, relevant dates, timeless surf... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender foundation will work to enhance educational opportunitiesBURGAW – A newly formed foundation in Pender County may help close the gap in e
Pender foundation will work to enhance educational opportunities
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 26 days ago
BURGAW – A newly formed foundation in Pender County may help close the gap in education needs as well as open the door for more opportunities for students and staff. The Pender County Schools Board of Education on Tuesday night heard from the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
NEWS AND NOTESServSafe Certification preparation class SURF CITY — The ServSafe Certificatio
NEWS AND NOTES
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
ServSafe Certification preparation class SURF CITY — The ServSafe Certification preparation class will be held 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, Jan. 25-26, Feb. 1-2 at the Alston Burke Center, Cape Fear Community College. The class will... Read more
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Surfer Today
Ecuadorian big wave surfer dies riding MantaEcuadorian big wave surfer Aurelio Prieto has passed away while surfing two-met
Ecuadorian big wave surfer dies riding Manta
Surfer Today / Posted 28 days ago
Ecuadorian big wave surfer Aurelio Prieto has passed away while surfing two-meter waves in Manta, Ecuador. "The Negro," 54, was catching waves with a few fellow surfers when a sneaky wave broke and dragged them around. According to the witnesses,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Surf City man creates 'Loving Kindness' stickers to change the worldCarl Richard believes two words can help make the world a much better place:�“L
Surf City man creates 'Loving Kindness' stickers to change the world
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
Carl Richard believes two words can help make the world a much better place:�“Loving Kindness.” Two years ago, the 84-year-old Surf City resident started a local "loving kindness" movement. He has distributed more than 500 stickers emblazoned with... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
ClickOnDetroit / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KY3 Springfield / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KSPR Springfield / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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News 8000
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
News 8000 / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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My EastText
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
My EastText / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KTXS Abilene / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic | News - Home Cold turtles don't swim; some float on shore, some become prey
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KTVZ Bend / Posted a month ago
| News - Home Cold turtles don't swim; some float on shore, some become prey North Carolina Aquarium The quick drop in temperatures off the North... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KTUU Anchorage / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
KRCR TV Redding / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid AtlanticThe quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught se
Hundreds of turtles rescued from frigid Atlantic
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted a month ago
The quick drop in temperatures off the North Carolina coast this week caught several hundred sea turtles in water suddenly too cold for them to swim. About 600 juvenile turtles needed help, Claire Aubel, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Surf City turtle hospital takes on 56 new arrivalsSURF CITY -- Another batch of cold-stunned sea turtles arrived at the Karen Bea
Surf City turtle hospital takes on 56 new arrivals
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
SURF CITY -- Another batch of cold-stunned sea turtles arrived at the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center on Thursday. Before Christmas the center welcomed 20 cold-stunned patients rescued from the Northeast region. On... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Outdoors - Year to remember for local 12-oldAs outdoorsmen look back over 2015, checking off goals and accomplishments, the
Outdoors - Year to remember for local 12-old
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
As outdoorsmen look back over 2015, checking off goals and accomplishments, they also make resolutions for new adventures in 2016. Chase Carter, a 12-year-old Topsail Middle School seventh-grader from Surf City, had a banner year and will have a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Surf City Bridge replacement project to start in OctoberOn a chilly day in November of 1955, hundreds gathered and watched as the ribbo
Surf City Bridge replacement project to start in October
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
On a chilly day in November of 1955, hundreds gathered and watched as the ribbon roping off the new Swing Bridge onto Topsail Island was cut. The Sunday Star News wrote about the dedication the next day, describing what it took to build the new... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Year to remember for local 12-oldAs outdoorsmen look back over 2015, checking off goals and accomplishments, the
Year to remember for local 12-old
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
As outdoorsmen look back over 2015, checking off goals and accomplishments, they also make resolutions for new adventures in 2016. Chase Carter, a 12-year-old Topsail Middle School seventh-grader from Surf City, had a banner year and will have a... Read more
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Philly.com
New Jersey lawmakers plan beach access restoration billSURF CITY, N.J. (AP) - Two New Jersey lawmakers say they plan to introduce a bi
New Jersey lawmakers plan beach access restoration bill
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
SURF CITY, N.J. (AP) - Two New Jersey lawmakers say they plan to introduce a bill Thursday that would restore the state's right to require public access to its beaches and waterways. The bill by Democratic Sens. Bob Smith and Jeff Van Drew comes in... Read more
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