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The Wilmington Star-News
9 ways to beat the rain this Memorial Day weekendstrand.

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9 ways to beat the rain this Memorial Day weekend
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
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Here are nine suggestions, ranging from skating to shopping:

1. Antiques: No surf in Surf City? Beach a bust in Oak Island? Consider heading inland to the cozy inland villages of Burgaw or Southport for a day... Read more

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The Jacksonville Daily News
Forecasters: Rip currents, heavy rains expectedPine Knoll Shores will be monitoring and change the warning flags on the beach
Forecasters: Rip currents, heavy rains expected
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Pine Knoll Shores will be monitoring and change the warning flags on the beach as needed.Along Topsail Island, the Town of Surf City is monitoring the storm and anticipates increased chance of rain, possibly heave at times, and rough surf... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
9 ways to beat the rain this Memorial Day weekend |ranging from skating to shopping: Carol Mahoney owns the Northop Antiques Mall
9 ways to beat the rain this Memorial Day weekend |
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
ranging from skating to shopping: Carol Mahoney owns the Northop Antiques Mall in Southport. 1. Antiques: No surf in Surf City? Beach a bust in Oak Island? Consider heading inland to the cozy inland villages of Burgaw or Southport for a day... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, May 27 - June 2and up. Registration and payment are due by May 27. For more information, call
Area happenings, May 27 - June 2
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
and up. Registration and payment are due by May 27. For more information, call 910-938-5318.Concert in the ParkTown of Surf City hosts Concert in the Park from 6 to 8 p.m. May 27 at Soundside Park featuring music by the Carolina Band. Bring a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Where are Orange County's hottest hotels?on cash-flow change, was in Huntington Beach. Rooms averaged $236 a night, up 5
Where are Orange County's hottest hotels?
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
on cash-flow change, was in Huntington Beach. Rooms averaged $236 a night, up 5.1 percent vs. a year ago but occupancy fell to 77.7 percent from 82 percent a year ago. Owners in Surf City cannot be stoked, as cash flow was off 0.5 percent in a... Read more
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Daily Journal
Beach smoking ban passes, but Christie may not signSome of the other towns with bans are Island Heights, Lavallette, Long Branch,
Beach smoking ban passes, but Christie may not sign
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Some of the other towns with bans are Island Heights, Lavallette, Long Branch, Seaside Park, Spring Lake, Stafford and Surf City, according to the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation. Anti-smoking advocates charged that Christie was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CLUB NEWSinformation, contact Mike Powell, president, 910-278-3545, or email mpowell6@ec
CLUB NEWS
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
information, contact Mike Powell, president, 910-278-3545, or email mpowell6@ec.rr.com.Kiwanis Golf tournament winners SURF CITY — The Kiwanis Club of Topsail Island Area held its 30th annual Golf Tournament on May 14. The team of Jacob... Read more
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Orange County Register
Graduation 2016: La Vista and La Sierra High SchoolRooms with a Surf City view: Paséa Hotel & Spa debuts ThursdayNixon library wil
Graduation 2016: La Vista and La Sierra High School
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Rooms with a Surf City view: Paséa Hotel & Spa debuts ThursdayNixon library will re-create Oval OfficeLawsuit seeks to keep San Clemente hospital open58th annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival to draw 300,000 and raise $100,000 for... Read more
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Orange County Register
Graduation 2016: Fullerton Union High SchoolRooms with a Surf City view: Paséa Hotel & Spa debuts ThursdayNixon library wil
Graduation 2016: Fullerton Union High School
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Rooms with a Surf City view: Paséa Hotel & Spa debuts ThursdayNixon library will re-create Oval OfficeLawsuit seeks to keep San Clemente hospital open58th annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival to draw 300,000 and raise $100,000 for... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Beach wheelchairs help to ensure access to people of all abilitiesContact each town’s fire department about availability or for additional inform
Beach wheelchairs help to ensure access to people of all abilities
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Contact each town’s fire department about availability or for additional information.The towns of North Topsail Beach and Surf City on Topsail Island also provide beach wheelchairs. Contact the respective town’s police department for more... Read more
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Orange County Register
Top junior surfer again doing double dutyOpen of Surfing. As one of the top young surfers in the world, he’s battling a
Top junior surfer again doing double duty
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Open of Surfing. As one of the top young surfers in the world, he’s battling against the best junior surfers who come to Surf City to compete. But to the 17-year-old, that’s just the warm-up. Igarashi is back with a vengeance this year to show... Read more
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PR.com
Ely Finishing 50th Marathon for Wheelchairsfree wheelchair to people in developing countries. In February, 2014, Ely trav
Ely Finishing 50th Marathon for Wheelchairs
PR.com / Posted 4 days ago
free wheelchair to people in developing countries. In February, 2014, Ely traveled to Huntington Beach, CA, for the Surf City Marathon. Walking through the expo before the race, the Free Wheelchair Mission booth caught his attention. The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Author Lynne Hugo helps Topsail Township Librarythe 2015 Independent Publishers Silver Medal for Best North-East Fiction. Lori
Author Lynne Hugo helps Topsail Township Library
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
the 2015 Independent Publishers Silver Medal for Best North-East Fiction. Lori Fisher from Quarter Moon Bookstore in Surf City was on hand to sell copies of Hugo’s newest bestseller, "Remember My Beauties." Topsail Township Friends of the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Questions or concerns in Surf City? Have coffee with a copDo you have any questions for law enforcement officers in Surf City? Now's your
Questions or concerns in Surf City? Have coffee with a cop
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Do you have any questions for law enforcement officers in Surf City? Now's your chance to learn more about the police department's work during an upcoming Coffee with a Cop event. Surf City police officers will be available in an informal, neutral... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
One year after shark bites, questions remainmodest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and
One year after shark bites, questions remain
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
modest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and shark fishing from its King's Tee area. In Surf City, which saw a shark attack in July, officials passed an ordinance that allows the town manager to close parts of the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Stormy winter shrinks some N.J. beaches, but shore towns readyReplenishment project underway, with more than 400 feet of beach in newly widen
Stormy winter shrinks some N.J. beaches, but shore towns ready
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
Replenishment project underway, with more than 400 feet of beach in newly widened sections, plus 250 feet wide dunes. SURF CITY: A recent replenishment project is coming undone in spots where serious erosion is visible; 50 to 75 feet of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Sea turtle rescue celebrates 20 years, honors militarySURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation C
Sea turtle rescue celebrates 20 years, honors military
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center celebrated its 20th anniversary Saturday. The color guard from Camp Lejeune presented the colors to begin the ceremony. Hospital Director Jean Beasley then had a... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Grassroots efforts strong history in Onslow County areato offshore drilling.Communities in Onslow and Carteret counties have been amon
Grassroots efforts strong history in Onslow County area
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
to offshore drilling.Communities in Onslow and Carteret counties have been among them, including Emerald Isle, Swansboro, Surf City, Holly Ridge, Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Morehead City and Cedar Point.Public opposition was one of the factors... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
One year after shark bites, questions remainmodest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and
One year after shark bites, questions remain
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
modest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and shark fishing from its King’s Tee area. In Surf City, which saw a shark attack in July, officials passed an ordinance that allows the town manager to close parts of the... Read more
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Daily Record
17 places for rainy day fun at the Jersey Shorea souvenir of a rainy day at Just Bead It, a jewelry-making center with locatio
17 places for rainy day fun at the Jersey Shore
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
a souvenir of a rainy day at Just Bead It, a jewelry-making center with locations at 1616 Long Beach Blvd. in Surf City and at 1305 Long Beach Blvd. in North Beach Haven. Hobbyists and novices alike can ignore the rain and make unique... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
One year after shark bites, questions remainmodest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and
One year after shark bites, questions remain
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
modest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and shark fishing from its King's Tee area.�In Surf City, which saw a shark attack in July, officials passed an ordinance that allows the town manager to close parts of the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
One year after shark bites, questions remainmodest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and
One year after shark bites, questions remain
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
modest changes have happened. The Oak Island Fishing Pier now bans chumming and shark fishing from its King's Tee area. In Surf City, which saw a shark attack in July, officials passed an ordinance that allows the town manager to close parts of the... Read more
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ESPN
Uni Watch: Can't get enough of 'The City'Santa Cruz Warriors, is also getting some mileage out of "The City." At some po
Uni Watch: Can't get enough of 'The City'
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
Santa Cruz Warriors, is also getting some mileage out of "The City." At some point this season, the team plans to wear a "Surf City" throwback, with the Santa Cruz boardwalk shown on the front and a surfing motif on the back: Even other NBA teams... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, May 20 - 26and table. For more information or registration, call 910-381-6013 at NHSyardsa
Area happenings, May 20 - 26
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
and table. For more information or registration, call 910-381-6013 at NHSyardsale@yahoo.com.May 22Pops in the ParkTown of Surf City continues its Pops in the Park free concerts every Sunday at Soundside Park. Next concert will be held from 3 to 5... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender board approves school bond salesprojects started before bonds were ready for sale. Bond sales for the remainin
Pender board approves school bond sales
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
projects started before bonds were ready for sale. Bond sales for the remaining two larger projects – a new K-8 school in Surf City and a major reconstruction of the K-8 school in Penderlea – will likely take place later this year. The figures... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Things are happening in Kinston, Lenoir Countysuch as Mayor Will Lewis of Havelock, Greene County Sheriff Lemmie Smith, Havel
Things are happening in Kinston, Lenoir County
Kinston Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
such as Mayor Will Lewis of Havelock, Greene County Sheriff Lemmie Smith, Havelock County Chief of Police David Magnuson, Surf City Town Manager Larry Bergman, Supreme Court Justice Bob Edmunds, Pink Hill Mayor Carol Sykes, U.S. Congressmen Walter... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Surf City Police seeking help finding business vandalThe Surf City Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying a man
Surf City Police seeking help finding business vandal
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
The Surf City Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying a man who vandalized a business. The Sand Bar Saloon game room suffered damage to three pool tables and a basketball game on Monday at approximately 1:30 p.m. Police say a... Read more
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Daily Record
Surf City: Great for kidscrosswalks. LIFEGUARDS: On duty from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. mid-June to Labor Day.
Surf City: Great for kids
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
crosswalks. LIFEGUARDS: On duty from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. mid-June to Labor Day. Umbellas line the beach near 8th Street in Surf City. (Photo: FILE PHOTO) AMENITIES: The beach is accessible at each street end. There is a public restroom at the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Game room vandal soughtPolice are searching for a man accused of vandalizing a bar’s game room.Accordi
Game room vandal sought
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Police are searching for a man accused of vandalizing a bar’s game room.According to Surf City police, at about 1:30 p.m. Monday, a white man entered the Sand Bar Saloon’s game room and damaged three pool tables and deflated basketballs.Police say a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Surf City police seek ID on man who damaged pool tablesSURF CITY -- The Surf City Police Department is asking for the public's help in
Surf City police seek ID on man who damaged pool tables
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
SURF CITY -- The Surf City Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man seen about 1:30 p.m. Monday damaging pool tables and basketballs in the game room of the Sandbar Saloon, 1713 N. New River Drive. Surveillance video... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Surf City police looking for bar vandalSURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — Investigators with the Surf City Police Department are l
Surf City police looking for bar vandal
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) — Investigators with the Surf City Police Department are looking for a man who created a mess in a bar game room. Police said around 1:30 p.m. Monday, the man pictured on these surveillance pictures went to the Sand Bar Saloon.... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, May 11 - 17p.m. May 14. Spaces are $10. For more information, email Terrie Birney at tlbir
Area happenings, May 11 - 17
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
p.m. May 14. Spaces are $10. For more information, email Terrie Birney at tlbirney@gmail.com.May 15Pops in the ParkTown of Surf City hosts Pops in the Park every Sunday at Soundside Park. Next free concert will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. May 15... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Milestones - Southport pizzeria celebrates 20 yearsFerry. And on May 6, chamber members cut the ribbon on�Topsail Island Tanning S
Milestones - Southport pizzeria celebrates 20 years
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
Ferry. And on May 6, chamber members cut the ribbon on�Topsail Island Tanning Salon at�13500 N.C. 50,�Suite 103, in�Surf City, according to news releases. -- Cammie Bellamy Celebrating a milestone? Contact Cammie Bellamy at 910-343-2339... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, May 10 - 16center. Dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. For more information, cal
Area happenings, May 10 - 16
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
center. Dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. For more information, call 252-923-2191.May 15Pops in the ParkTown of Surf City hosts Pops in the Park every Sunday at Soundside Park. Next free concert will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. May 15... Read more
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Evening Standard
San Jose, California: where to eat, drink and sleepas well as a digital hub. San Jose’s laid-back Californian vibe is reinforced
San Jose, California: where to eat, drink and sleep
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
as well as a digital hub. San Jose’s laid-back Californian vibe is reinforced by the proximity of the original “surf city” — Santa Cruz; while skiing is possible just three hours north-east at Dodge Ridge and Bear Valley. This is a young... Read more
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The Express-Times
25 hot N.J. bars (mostly at the Shore) to check out this summerof these bars this summer please make sure you have a designated driver, or cal
25 hot N.J. bars (mostly at the Shore) to check out this summer
The Express-Times / Posted 19 days ago
of these bars this summer please make sure you have a designated driver, or call for a car service to get you home safely. SURF CITY BAR: On Friday May 13 the sprawling 400-seat indoor/outdoor sister bar of Zeppelin Hall will re-open. The menu has... Read more
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NJ.com
25 hot N.J. bars to check out this summerof these bars this summer please make sure you have a designated driver, or cal
25 hot N.J. bars to check out this summer
NJ.com / Posted 19 days ago
of these bars this summer please make sure you have a designated driver, or call for a car service to get you home safely. SURF CITY BAR: On Friday May 13 the sprawling 400-seat indoor/outdoor sister bar of Zeppelin Hall will re-open. The menu has... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dodgers at Blue Jays, Saturday, 10 a.m.Photos: Big players, big draw as Surf City hosts AVP beach volleyball tournamen
Dodgers at Blue Jays, Saturday, 10 a.m.
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
Photos: Big players, big draw as Surf City hosts AVP beach volleyball tournamentPlacentia financial-services manager pleads not guilty to embezzlementHot chili, 'Stars on Ice,' derbies galore: 20 things to do in Orange County this weekend (May... Read more
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Orange County Register
Rays at Angels, Saturday, 6 p.m.Photos: Big players, big draw as Surf City hosts AVP beach volleyball tournamen
Rays at Angels, Saturday, 6 p.m.
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
Photos: Big players, big draw as Surf City hosts AVP beach volleyball tournamentPlacentia financial-services manager pleads not guilty to embezzlementHot chili, 'Stars on Ice,' derbies galore: 20 things to do in Orange County this weekend (May... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Huntington Beach still a major-event player despite memories of violent incidents in 'Surf City'but it has not stopped this beach community from continuing to host major event
Huntington Beach still a major-event player despite memories of violent incidents in 'Surf City'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
but it has not stopped this beach community from continuing to host major events that befit its self-proclaimed title of "Surf City USA" The U.S. Open has returned each summer — albeit with greater restrictions and more police — and Huntington... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings, May 7 - 134024 Richlands Hwy. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 91
Area happenings, May 7 - 13
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
4024 Richlands Hwy. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 910-347-5332.May 8Pops in the ParkTown of Surf City presents Pops in the Park from 3 to 5 p.m. every Sunday at Soundside Park. Next free concert will be held May 8... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Boy's Volleyball: Watsonville swept with CCS bid on the lineled by 12 before winning Game 3 by 10. Watsonville was fresh off a testing wee
Pajaronian Boy's Volleyball: Watsonville swept with CCS bid on the line
Register Pajaronian / Posted 22 days ago
led by 12 before winning Game 3 by 10. Watsonville was fresh off a testing weekend slate at the Harbor High Surf City Tournament. They played the likes of CCS Division II champion Saratoga High, Serra High and Monterey High. They won... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Visitors are welcome to help celebrate Pender County Tourism Day Sundaypopular visitor's destinations will be highlighted this weekend as part of Nati
Visitors are welcome to help celebrate Pender County Tourism Day Sunday
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
popular visitor's destinations will be highlighted this weekend as part of National Tourism Week. The beautiful beaches at Surf City and Topsail Beach are popular destinations for visitors seeking a relaxed, family oriented vacation. The county... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Surf City tweaks parking requirement for big project Posted May. 5, 2016 at 7:55 AM SURF CITY | The requirements for parking spac
Surf City tweaks parking requirement for big project
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Posted May. 5, 2016 at 7:55 AM SURF CITY | The requirements for parking spaces for multi-family developments has been slightly changed for one district in Surf City.Town council members recently... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Residents Told to Stay Inside During Search for InmatePolice sent out a Nixle alert that all schools in town were on lockdown "howeve
Residents Told to Stay Inside During Search for Inmate
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 24 days ago
Police sent out a Nixle alert that all schools in town were on lockdown "however there is not threat to schools." The Surf City Police Department also put out an alert that LBI Schools, including EJ School, were put into a "shelter in place"... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Surf City tweaks parking requirement for big projectCOUNTY -- The requirements for parking spaces for multi-family developments has
Surf City tweaks parking requirement for big project
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
COUNTY -- The requirements for parking spaces for multi-family developments has been slightly changed for one district in Surf City. Town council members Tuesday agreed to modify Surf City’s off-street parking requirements for developments that... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Full 2016 schedule of outdoor concerts in Southeastern North CarolinaTrouble (Southern rock) Aug. 11: L Shape Lot (folk, country, bluegrass) Aug.
Full 2016 schedule of outdoor concerts in Southeastern North Carolina
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
Trouble (Southern rock) Aug. 11: L Shape Lot (folk, country, bluegrass) Aug. 25: Lynne and the Wave (country, rock) Surf City Concerts in the Park Where: Soundside Park, 517 Roland Ave. in Surf City Time: 3-5 p.m. on Sundays, 6-8 p.m. on... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Kinston Family Dollar suspect arrested in Surf City Posted May. 3, 2016 at 2:31 PM New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office deputies
Kinston Family Dollar suspect arrested in Surf City
Kinston Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
Posted May. 3, 2016 at 2:31 PM New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a man Monday night accused of snatching cash from a register at a Kinston Family Dollar.Patrick Creighton... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Boys Volleyball Power Poll, May 3, 2016: Sweep of Mount Madonna keeps Aptos on top2. Up next: SCCAL Tournament vs. TBA, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. 3 Harbor (14-8, 9-5
Boys Volleyball Power Poll, May 3, 2016: Sweep of Mount Madonna keeps Aptos on top
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
2. Up next: SCCAL Tournament vs. TBA, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. 3 Harbor (14-8, 9-5 SCCAL): Win over Watsonville in Pirates’ own Surf City Tournament gives them a late-season boost. LW: 5 Up next: SCCAL Tournament vs. Scotts Valley, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. 4... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
National Day of Prayer events planned around the areaprayer service outside the Richlands Town Hall from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.The
National Day of Prayer events planned around the area
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
prayer service outside the Richlands Town Hall from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.There will also be a service at noon at the Surf City Welcome Center.Churches in the Swansboro and western Carteret County area are holding afternoon and evening... Read more
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