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San Francisco Chronicle
Big City Orchestra to reinvent ’20s pop tune for New Music Summitonly pretty things on the vibraphone.” But he had to face the facts: “I like th
Big City Orchestra to reinvent ’20s pop tune for New Music Summit
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
only pretty things on the vibraphone.” But he had to face the facts: “I like the groove and pretty things. It’s OK.” Surf city The surfing show on view at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, “Surf Craft: Design and Culture of Boarding Riding,”... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Cape Fear Community College opens new Veterans CenterVeteran students at Cape Fear Community College now have more resources availab
Cape Fear Community College opens new Veterans Center
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Veteran students at Cape Fear Community College now have more resources available at the Surf City Campus. The college held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new veterans’ center Monday. The center gives veteran students a place to meet each other... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cape Fear Community College opens Surf City Veterans' CenterSURF CITY -- Military and veterans have a new education resource in Pender Coun
Cape Fear Community College opens Surf City Veterans' Center
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
SURF CITY -- Military and veterans have a new education resource in Pender County. Cape Fear Community College (CFCC) held a grand opening Monday for its new Surf City campus veterans' center, which will give the college's veterans a place to seek... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Cape Fear opens veteran's center in Surf CitySURF CITY | It took about $1,000 to transform the corner classroom into a veter
Cape Fear opens veteran's center in Surf City
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
SURF CITY | It took about $1,000 to transform the corner classroom into a veterans’ support center in Surf City — and a few partnerships. The result drew a large crowd for the grand opening of the Cape Fear Community College Veterans Center at 621... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
CFCC Surf City to hold Veterans Center grand opening, open houseSURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Cape Fear Community College Surf City Center will ha
CFCC Surf City to hold Veterans Center grand opening, open house
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Cape Fear Community College Surf City Center will have a community open house for the Veterans Center grand opening. The event is Monday from 2:00 -4:00 p.m. and it is open to the public. At 3:00, the Greater Topsail Area... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Fog delays start of U.S. Open of Surfing, but not Derek Peters' chances of playing spoilergo your way. If it’s not going your way, there’s not much you can do. We’re out
Fog delays start of U.S. Open of Surfing, but not Derek Peters' chances of playing spoiler
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
go your way. If it’s not going your way, there’s not much you can do. We’re out in the ocean, you know.” The waves at Surf City have historically offered lesser-known competitors a real chance to dethrone the favored athletes — Peters is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Stolen iPad investigation leads to Hampstead man's arrestSurf City police said an investigation into a stolen iPad led to the arrest of
Stolen iPad investigation leads to Hampstead man's arrest
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
Surf City police said an investigation into a stolen iPad led to the arrest of a Hampstead man and the discovery of additional stolen property. According to officials, police were alerted to the theft of the iPad Thursday morning. Afterward,... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Surfers set to compete at U.S. Open in Huntington BeachSanta Barbara’s Lakey Peterson, who won in 2012. Pro juniors Watch out Huntin
Surfers set to compete at U.S. Open in Huntington Beach
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Santa Barbara’s Lakey Peterson, who won in 2012. Pro juniors Watch out Huntington, San Clemente juniors are taking over Surf City. The pro junior roster is filled with San Clemente locals, including last year’s boys junior title winner Griffin... Read more
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Orange County Register
Surfers to watch at U.S. Open of SurfingSanta Barbara’s Lakey Peterson, who won in 2012. PRO JUNIORS Watch out Huntin
Surfers to watch at U.S. Open of Surfing
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Santa Barbara’s Lakey Peterson, who won in 2012. PRO JUNIORS Watch out Huntington, San Clemente juniors are taking over Surf City. The pro junior roster is filled with San Clemente locals, including last year’s boys junior title winner Griffin... Read more
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Orange County Register
Eat like a surferfeeling the vibe. You want to know the hot spots and maybe even get up close to
Eat like a surfer
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
feeling the vibe. You want to know the hot spots and maybe even get up close to pro surfers hanging out downtown. In Surf City, there’s no shortage of surf grinds: some are long-standing fixtures where surfers have been gathering for decades,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Turner Brothers: Huntington Beach surf royalty to be honored during U.S. Openrallied around him. Ryan is the one who had to hear that his baby brother might
Turner Brothers: Huntington Beach surf royalty to be honored during U.S. Open
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
rallied around him. Ryan is the one who had to hear that his baby brother might not make it out alive. Growing up in Surf City The boys’ father, Tim, worked a graveyard shift keeping the beach clean for the city, while mom Michele would load... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. Open of Surfing: Our picks on the best Surf City eats and drinksdowntown Huntington Beach hot spots. The even runs through July 31 in Huntingto
U.S. Open of Surfing: Our picks on the best Surf City eats and drinks
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
downtown Huntington Beach hot spots. The even runs through July 31 in Huntington Beach. Simmzy’s: This new addition to Surf City is at the newly opened Pacific City mall on Pacific Coast Highway. With a stunning view of the action south of the... Read more
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The Brown and White
N.J.'s best beach: A public beach that feels like a private paradise18 miles including three miles of nature reserve at the southern tip — and incl
N.J.'s best beach: A public beach that feels like a private paradise
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
18 miles including three miles of nature reserve at the southern tip — and includes popular shore destinations Beach Haven, Surf City, Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Township and more, all of which are included together in this finalist report. If you... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 20the rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, is born Christopher John Boyle in Se
July 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
the rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, is born Christopher John Boyle in Seattle, Washington. 1963: Jan and Dean's "Surf City" becomes the first surfin' record to go No. 1. The song also crossed to No. 3 on Billboard's R&B charts. 1960:... Read more
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Orange County Register
HB will always became to conquer our waves and compete in major competitions with the best surfe
HB will always be
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
came to conquer our waves and compete in major competitions with the best surfers in the world, and we officially became “Surf City, USA.” Huntington Beach will always be Surf City, USA. It’s our registered trademark. It is who we are. Because... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Man charged in Pender Co. crash that killed womancaused a deadly crash last week has now been arrested. The crash happened Thur
Man charged in Pender Co. crash that killed woman
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
caused a deadly crash last week has now been arrested. The crash happened Thursday night on US 17 between Hampstead and Surf City. Brittany Ann Tighe, 21, was killed when Gregory Blanks turned in front of the vehicle Tighe was in. Blanks and the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Pender Co. highway open after isolated incidentthreats against the facility located in Raleigh. The caller was located in the
Pender Co. highway open after isolated incident
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
threats against the facility located in Raleigh. The caller was located in the 1100 block of NC Hwy 210 East in Surf City. Officers with Surf City and Pender County Sheriff’s Office units responded and attempted contact at the home. A... Read more
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Surfers Village
Ryan Turner to join brother Timmy in Hall of Fameworth their salt has come in and swapped surf stories with Ryan...over a plate
Ryan Turner to join brother Timmy in Hall of Fame
Surfers Village / Posted 8 days ago
worth their salt has come in and swapped surf stories with Ryan...over a plate of eggs with a cup of coffee on Main Street, Surf City, USA! “One of my favorite memories was driving my wife and one year old 14 hours to SuperSucks in Sambawa,... Read more
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Business Wire
Griffin Structures Congratulates City of Huntington Beach on New Senior Center in Central Parkkitchen for the City’s lunch and meal delivery programs, and a transportation p
Griffin Structures Congratulates City of Huntington Beach on New Senior Center in Central Park
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
kitchen for the City’s lunch and meal delivery programs, and a transportation pick up area and lounge to serve its Surf City Seniors on the Go program. The Center also houses care managers and resource specialists providing support... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Award-winning pie maker Ken Haedrich wants to bake for youand by direct order at 910-833-7689 or KensSouthernBaking@gmail.com. Leftovers
Award-winning pie maker Ken Haedrich wants to bake for you
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
and by direct order at 910-833-7689 or KensSouthernBaking@gmail.com. Leftovers Speaking of pie, Samantha Smith of Surf City bakery Sugar Island, 206 North Topsail Drive, has made her shop all the more desirable for anyone wishing to swing... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
4 L.A. running clubs that are way more more than just running clubsAngeles area, including the Long Beach marathon and half-marathon in October, t
4 L.A. running clubs that are way more more than just running clubs
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Angeles area, including the Long Beach marathon and half-marathon in October, the Pasadena half-marathon in January, the Surf City half-marathon and marathon in Orange County in February, and the granddaddy of them all, the L.A. Marathon in... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Huntington Beach Tourism Officials Plan to Promote City as ’Soul of SoCal’Please enable Javascript to watch this video Huntington Beach is looking to ch
Huntington Beach Tourism Officials Plan to Promote City as ’Soul of SoCal’
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
Please enable Javascript to watch this video Huntington Beach is looking to change its slogan from “Surf City USA” to “The Soul of SoCal.” Wendy Burch reports from Huntington Beach for the KTLA 5 Morning News on July 14, 2016.... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsSURF RODEO MUSIC AND SURF FESTIVAL Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17, 10 a
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
SURF RODEO MUSIC AND SURF FESTIVAL Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Celebrate Surf City USA with over 25 energizing bands from rockabilly to surf, featuring SWMRS and Jukebox 101, as well as The English Beat, Hy Brasil, Dirty... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Linford “Lin” Smith, 76of Omaha, Nebraska, and Shaphan (Teresa) Smith, of Marshalltown, Iowa and 21 gr
Linford “Lin” Smith, 76
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 12 days ago
of Omaha, Nebraska, and Shaphan (Teresa) Smith, of Marshalltown, Iowa and 21 grandchildren; sisters: Barbara Sedlacek, of Surf City New Jersey, Mary (Mike) Larson, of Shell Rock, Iowa; brothers: Lowell (Marilyn) Smith, of New York and Pete (Judy)... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Hurricane Bertha's impact on Onslow County remembered 20 years laterFran followed a little over a month later. It was the storm surge and overwash
Hurricane Bertha's impact on Onslow County remembered 20 years later
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Fran followed a little over a month later. It was the storm surge and overwash of sand from Fran that ended up closing Surf City Campground until the following summer but Smith said it’s the back-to-back punch of the storms that makes it hard... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Beachgoers show their opposition to seismic testing off the North Carolina coastto seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean. There is also an event planned today
Beachgoers show their opposition to seismic testing off the North Carolina coast
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
to seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean. There is also an event planned today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the beach by Surf City Pier and a third on Wednesday by the Kure Beach Pier. The overcast skies didn’t stop people from heading out to... Read more
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ajc.com
Carolina beaches for those who crave the salt lifeon Topsail Island during the war.) Or visit the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescu
Carolina beaches for those who crave the salt life
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
on Topsail Island during the war.) Or visit the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in nearby Surf City (302 Tortuga Lane, Surf City, N.C., 910-329-0222, seaturtlehospital.org) where sick and injured sea turtles are... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Surf City man wanted for larcenySURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Pender County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your he
Surf City man wanted for larceny
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Pender County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help finding a man wanted for larceny. According to a release, 41 year old Shawn Geoffrey Abernathy is wanted for two counts of larceny by employee and three counts of... Read more
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Philly.com
At Jersey Shore: Great chops, seafood, and surprising spiceshallots and, of course, a splash of Camo to amp up the lovable Hank factor eve
At Jersey Shore: Great chops, seafood, and surprising spice
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
shallots and, of course, a splash of Camo to amp up the lovable Hank factor even further. 414 Long Beach Blvd., Surf City,; 609-467-7436; lbi414.com LBI restaurant vet Greg Mann, co-owner of Yellowfin, makes no bones about the reality... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Surf City high-rise bridge gets green light from DOTSURF CITY (StarNews) – For many vacationers, the sight of the Surf City swing b
New Surf City high-rise bridge gets green light from DOT
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
SURF CITY (StarNews) – For many vacationers, the sight of the Surf City swing bridge has been the unofficial start of their beach vacation to Topsail Island since the 1950s. But the end of the swing bridge era will start this fall as construction... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Clemente pro surfers to host benefit contest for Huntington Beach gromsTanner and Dane Gudauskas – three pro surf brothers from San Clemente – will br
San Clemente pro surfers to host benefit contest for Huntington Beach groms
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
Tanner and Dane Gudauskas – three pro surf brothers from San Clemente – will bring their Stoke-O-Rama event to Surf City on July 23, a free surf contest that benefits the Positive Vibe Warriors Foundation, a non-profit that helps raise... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Surf City buys marine education organization for $25,000SURF CITY, NC (StarNews) — Surf City is adding to its list of recreational prog
Surf City buys marine education organization for $25,000
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
SURF CITY, NC (StarNews) — Surf City is adding to its list of recreational programs after buying a private business that offers environmental education camps and classes. The town bought Ecological Marine Adventures, a for-profit marine education... Read more
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Orange County Register
Huntington Beach arrests over holiday weekend topped 2015 totallast year and more than neighboring Newport, which has a reputation for being t
Huntington Beach arrests over holiday weekend topped 2015 total
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
last year and more than neighboring Newport, which has a reputation for being the party place on the holiday. Last year in Surf City, there were 95 arrests over the holiday period. Of the 121 arrests this year, 75 were alcohol-related and 15 were... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Parents react to funding issues for new Pender Co. schools— Two new schools in Pender County aimed to combat overcrowding now face some b
Parents react to funding issues for new Pender Co. schools
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
— Two new schools in Pender County aimed to combat overcrowding now face some budget cuts. The architect for the new Surf City elementary school and Penderlea told commissioners they are over budget on both projects. “The classrooms are... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Pender commission rocked by school cost overrunsPenderlea is only an estimated $200,000 over budget, though it has not yet gone
Pender commission rocked by school cost overruns
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
Penderlea is only an estimated $200,000 over budget, though it has not yet gone out to bid. The bad? The new school in Surf City is an estimated $3.4 million over budget, and it has not gone to bid yet, either. The K-8 Surf City school was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender commission rocked by school cost overrunsThe proposed new school in Surf City is an estimated $3.4 million over budget
Pender commission rocked by school cost overruns
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
The proposed new school in Surf City is an estimated $3.4 million over budget On Tuesday, the Pender Board of County Commissioners heard another construction update from the school board and two of its design firms. The good news: Penderlea is only... Read more
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Orange County Register
Huntington Beach tests itsSurf City’s got soul, brother. At least, that’s what Visit Huntington Beach is
Huntington Beach tests its
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
Surf City’s got soul, brother. At least, that’s what Visit Huntington Beach is proclaiming after it recently announced that its new brand for Surf City USA will include “The Soul of SoCal.” The city’s official destination marketer will use the term... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympicsand qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympics
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
and qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a long-held passion for the 24-year-old from Surf City. “That was my main motivation for the day,” Shields said of qualifying for the 400 medley relay. “I’ve never been... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympicsand qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympics
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 23 days ago
and qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a long-held passion for the 24-year-old from Surf City. “That was my main motivation for the day,” Shields said of qualifying for the 400 medley relay. “I’ve never been... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympicsand qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympics
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
and qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a long-held passion for the 24-year-old from Surf City. “That was my main motivation for the day,” Shields said of qualifying for the 400 medley relay. “I’ve never been... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympicsand qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympics
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
and qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a long-held passion for the 24-year-old from Surf City. “That was my main motivation for the day,” Shields said of qualifying for the 400 medley relay. “I’ve never been... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympicsand qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a
Swimmer Tom Shields secures his berth to Rio Olympics
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 23 days ago
and qualify for the Rio Games in his second individual event and first relay, a long-held passion for the 24-year-old from Surf City. “That was my main motivation for the day,” Shields said of qualifying for the 400 medley relay. “I’ve never been... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Millennials, retiring baby boomers spark expansion of apartment complexeswith yard maintenance, insurance and routine upkeep. Last fall, they decided it
Millennials, retiring baby boomers spark expansion of apartment complexes
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
with yard maintenance, insurance and routine upkeep. Last fall, they decided it was time for a change. By January, their Surf City home was on the market and in March, they officially left their life as homeowners behind for apartment... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Surf City fireworks still onSURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — Plans are still scheduled for the big holiday celebratio
Surf City fireworks still on
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 25 days ago
SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — Plans are still scheduled for the big holiday celebration in Surf City. The event includes fireworks and live music and begins at 6 p.m. Sunday July 3rd. Town manager Larry Bergman said they will keep an eye on weather and... Read more
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NBC New York
And the Best Beach in New Jersey Is ...Spring Lake; Belmar and Long Branch. Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach, Be
And the Best Beach in New Jersey Is ...
NBC New York / Posted 26 days ago
Spring Lake; Belmar and Long Branch. Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach, Beach Haven, Island Beach State Park, and Surf City led Ocean County. In Atlantic County, winners were: Brigantine; Atlantic City; Margate; Longport, and Ventnor. In... Read more
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Daily Journal
Ocean City again tops vote on best NJ beachesSpring Lake; Belmar; and Long Branch. Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach, B
Ocean City again tops vote on best NJ beaches
Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Spring Lake; Belmar; and Long Branch. Seaside Heights, Point Pleasant Beach, Beach Haven, Island Beach State Park, and Surf City led Ocean County. In Atlantic County, winners were: Brigantine; Atlantic City; Margate; Longport; and Ventnor. In... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Festivals and fireworks - Fourth of July weekend eventsPier, 705 Ocean Drive

Sunday, July 3

Carolina Beac

Festivals and fireworks - Fourth of July weekend events
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 26 days ago
Pier, 705 Ocean Drive

Sunday, July 3

Carolina Beach: 9 p.m., Carolina Beach Boardwalk

Surf City: 9 p.m., Soundside Park, 517 Roland Ave.

Ocean Isle Beach: 9: p.m., Ocean Isle Beach... Read more

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Orange County Register
Plan on traveling for July 4? Join the crowdexpecting many users, he said.No room at the inn? Hotels and campgrounds will
Plan on traveling for July 4? Join the crowd
Orange County Register / Posted 26 days ago
expecting many users, he said.No room at the inn? Hotels and campgrounds will be busting at the seams. The tourism group Surf City USA-Visit Huntington Beach expects hotels in the city to be 90 percent occupied. The average room rate will be “in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 things to know heading into the Fourthhref="https://www.facebook.com/surfcitync/photos/a.453125913480.232057.23821474
5 things to know heading into the Fourth
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
href="https://www.facebook.com/surfcitync/photos/a.453125913480.232057.238214743480/10153743787098481/?type=3&theater">Surf City firework show and preceding concert should be aware of the traffic. Tourism director Alan Libby... Read more
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Surfers Village
Vans US Open of Surfing returns to Huntington Beachand free day-long activities for the entire family. "Vans is counting the days
Vans US Open of Surfing returns to Huntington Beach
Surfers Village / Posted 27 days ago
and free day-long activities for the entire family. "Vans is counting the days until we arrive once again in iconic Surf City, USA to celebrate the world's greatest athletes in surf, skate, and BMX," said Kevin Bailey, VF and Vans Global... Read more
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