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The Palm Beach Post
Dogs to help in searchSearch dogs have been sent to Georgia to help search for two Tequesta teenage b
Dogs to help in search
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Search dogs have been sent to Georgia to help search for two Tequesta teenage boys who went missing at sea July 24. Search crews are trying to determine whether two life jackets that were found off the coast of Savannah are connected to missing... Read more
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Surfers Village
Wahine Classic returns to Wrightsville BeachWrightsville Beach, North Carolina 14 - 16 August 2015 Wahine Classic include
Wahine Classic returns to Wrightsville Beach
Surfers Village / Posted 5 hours ago
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina 14 - 16 August 2015 Wahine Classic includes surfing and paddle surfing Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 4 August, 2015 - Wrightsville Beach - The Wahine Classic, one of the largest surfing competitions for women... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
St. James town finances solid, official saysDonnelly shared numbers that would be the envy of any municipality. With an add
St. James town finances solid, official says
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 hours ago
Donnelly shared numbers that would be the envy of any municipality. With an additional $350,000 anticipated, the town has already received revenue of $3.2 million for the fiscal year ending June 30. That's more than enough to cover anticipated final... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tropical weather fright becomes surfers' delightBy Tuesday night, the low had moved farther up the coast and out into the Atlan
Tropical weather fright becomes surfers' delight
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 hours ago
By Tuesday night, the low had moved farther up the coast and out into the Atlantic Ocean, where it still had a 10 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone before it merged Wednesday with a frontal system, according to an 8 p.m. update from the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Dogs to help in searchSearch dogs have been sent to Georgia to help search for two Tequesta teenage b
Dogs to help in search
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Search dogs have been sent to Georgia to help search for two Tequesta teenage boys who went missing at sea July 24. Search crews are trying to determine whether two life jackets that were found off the coast of Savannah are connected to missing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hearing set for Figure Eight groin proposalThe project also involves pumping sand onto 4,500 feet of beach and 1,400 feet
Hearing set for Figure Eight groin proposal
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
The project also involves pumping sand onto 4,500 feet of beach and 1,400 feet of the back shoreline of the New Hanover County island, which lies between Wrightsville Beach and Lea-Hutaff Island. The public hearing will take place at 6:30 p.m. at... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Carolina Beach seeking additional moorings for boatersOfficials in Carolina Beach are seeking more moorings for boaters to use for an
Carolina Beach seeking additional moorings for boaters
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 hours ago
Officials in Carolina Beach are seeking more moorings for boaters to use for anchoring purposes. The town currently has 10 of the devices stationed in the Myrtle Grove Sound. Boaters can use the large plastic balls to anchor down for an extended... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
National Coast Guard Day - Never a day off [with photos]

WILMINGTON -- Tuesday is National Coast Guard Day, a time to remember the se

National Coast Guard Day - Never a day off [with photos]
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 hours ago

WILMINGTON -- Tuesday is National Coast Guard Day, a time to remember the service's rich history over its 225 years and recognize the courageous work of Coast Guardsmen in patrolling and protecting the nation's waters.

But for the men and... Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
National Coast Guard Day - Never a day off [with photos]But for the men and women who wear the uniform around the Cape Fear region, it'
National Coast Guard Day - Never a day off [with photos]
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 hours ago
But for the men and women who wear the uniform around the Cape Fear region, it's not a time to relax -- or take the day off. Centralizing the Coast Guard At the Coast Guard Operations Center in Wilmington, the lights never go off. The 24-7 center... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Henry S. EighmeyHe attended Syracuse University ,1948, Paul Smith's College, 1949 and Universit
Henry S. Eighmey
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 17 hours ago
He attended Syracuse University ,1948, Paul Smith's College, 1949 and University of Denver,1955. Sid was a retired professor. He taught hotel restaurant management at Paul Smith's College from the late 1960s to early 1980s. Sid also taught at... Read more
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York Daily Record
Notes from Eastern York County Rotary Club's July meetingDuring their July dinner meeting, the Eastern York County Rotary Club installed
Notes from Eastern York County Rotary Club's July meeting
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
During their July dinner meeting, the Eastern York County Rotary Club installed its new president at the Wrightsville House . Outgoing president Philip Lehman ('13 –'15) reflected on the past year under his leadership, during which he viewed a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Faith news: services and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to 12, 2015Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add in
Faith news: services and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to 12, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Agape Fellowship Church: 1009 Blymire Road, York Township, Sunday worship, 10:15 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.;... Read more
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York Daily Record
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to Aug. 13, 2015Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To ad
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to Aug. 13, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Yard sales in Windsor: are required to have permits. Cost is $5. Purchase yard sale permits at the Windsor Borough... Read more
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York Daily Record
CALENDAR: Meetings and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to 13, 2015Rotary Club of Eastern York County — Wrightsville: 7 a.m. breakfast meeting, Th
CALENDAR: Meetings and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to 13, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
Rotary Club of Eastern York County — Wrightsville: 7 a.m. breakfast meeting, The Wrightsville House, 129 N. Front St., Wrightsville. hclideafactory@aol.com. CLOWN (Children Learn on Wednesday Night): 5:50 to 7:30 p.m., Christ United Methodist... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Push is needed for I-74 to WilmingtonJust when you think you’re in for some modern interstate-like travel, the highw
Push is needed for I-74 to Wilmington
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Just when you think you’re in for some modern interstate-like travel, the highway reverts to its old self and at times you feel like you’re on a stretch more suitable for Mayberry than an interstate-wannabe that runs from Chattanooga, Tenn., to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington family joins Obama at the White HouseThe Kellogg family joined the president at the White House for an afternoon pre
Wilmington family joins Obama at the White House
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
The Kellogg family joined the president at the White House for an afternoon press conference where he announced the Clean Power Plan, which is aimed at large reductions in greenhouse gas emissions from the nation's coal-burning power plants. Laura... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
National Weather Service issues Flood Warning for much of New Hanover until 4:30 PMThe National Weather Service issued a Flood Warning for much of New Hanover Cou
National Weather Service issues Flood Warning for much of New Hanover until 4:30 PM
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
The National Weather Service issued a Flood Warning for much of New Hanover County until 4:30 p.m. Towns in the warning include but are not limited to: Wilmington, Wrightsville Beach, Ogden, and Myrtle Grove Several roads in and around Wilmington... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramWILMINGTON – Beach trips for Kelly Kennedy usually don’t involve the sand and s
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
WILMINGTON – Beach trips for Kelly Kennedy usually don’t involve the sand and surf that most take for granted. Kennedy’s cerebral palsy makes it necessary for her to use a wheelchair – equipment that is nearly impossible to operate on the beach. But... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Architecture firm receives awardKersting was honored for its design for the "Waterline" house at Wrightsville B
Architecture firm receives award
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Kersting was honored for its design for the "Waterline" house at Wrightsville Beach. "People's Choice" winners were chosen by online voting conducted by North Carolina Modernist Houses, the Raleigh-based nonprofit that conducts the prize competition.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cape Fear Voices - Wilmington stands up for the oceanPopular North Carolina destinations like Wilmington help support nearly 51,000
Cape Fear Voices - Wilmington stands up for the ocean
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Popular North Carolina destinations like Wilmington help support nearly 51,000 jobs in the state's coastal fishing and tourism industries, generating about $2.2 billion in GDP annually. The Wilmington City Council has unanimously voted to help... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police blotter - July 23-29

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Depart

Police blotter - July 23-29
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Sheriff's Office from July 23-29:

THURSDAY, JULY 23

Fire of... Read more

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid's loss at hand for 26,500The latest estimate of Medicaid recipients who stand to lose their health cover
Medicaid's loss at hand for 26,500
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The latest estimate of Medicaid recipients who stand to lose their health coverage today is 26,500, about 6,500 fewer than state officials expected Monday. The cancellations stem from an annual review of the incomes of private-option enrollees and... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Called To WorshipWARREN ALLIANCE: 278 Kinzua Rd., Rt. 59. Pastor Doug McCracken. Sunday school f
Called To Worship
Warren Times Observer / Posted 4 days ago
WARREN ALLIANCE: 278 Kinzua Rd., Rt. 59. Pastor Doug McCracken. Sunday school for all ages, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; adult prayer/Bible studies, Youth, Kid Quest, 6:30 p.m. Wed. MIDWAY ALLIANCE CHURCH: 6384 Oil Creek Rd., Spartansburg. Rev. Eric... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Region's ocean temperatures warmer than Florida's

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- If you think it's been hot on land in Southeastern Nor

Region's ocean temperatures warmer than Florida's
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- If you think it's been hot on land in Southeastern North Carolina recently, maybe you should dip your toes in the Atlantic.

A steady dose of onshore winds has sent currents of warm bath-like water flowing toward the... Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
Causeway Cafe has become a Wrightsville Beach institutionAccording to a frequently cited study by Ohio State University on failed restau
Causeway Cafe has become a Wrightsville Beach institution
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
According to a frequently cited study by Ohio State University on failed restaurants, 60 percent do not make it past the first year and 80 percent go under in five years. There are, however, a handful of restaurant owners who have this fickle market... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Region's ocean temperatures warmer than Florida

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- If you think it's been hot on land in Southeastern Nor

Region's ocean temperatures warmer than Florida
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- If you think it's been hot on land in Southeastern North Carolina recently, maybe you should dip your toes in the Atlantic.

A steady dose of onshore winds has sent currents of warm bath-like water flowing toward the... Read more

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York Daily Record
Lower Windsor Township police bust large underage drinking partyLower Windsor Township police broke up what they described as a large underage
Lower Windsor Township police bust large underage drinking party
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Lower Windsor Township police broke up what they described as a large underage drinking party at a Lauxmont Farms home early Friday morning. Police were called to the home in the 1200 block of Long Level Road at about 2:15 a.m. for a report of a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Commissioners not considering park name changeThere have been some calls to re-examine the park's name in the wake of the Jun
Commissioners not considering park name change
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
There have been some calls to re-examine the park's name in the wake of the June 17 massacre of several African-Americans in a Charleston, S.C., church, allegedly at the hands of 21-year-old Dylann Roof in what authorities have called a racially... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville Beach fire department celebrates centennial"My son is obsessed with firetrucks and we stop by the fire department all the
Wrightsville Beach fire department celebrates centennial
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
"My son is obsessed with firetrucks and we stop by the fire department all the time," said his mother, Anne Williams. Williams, whose family lives in Wilmington but owns a house in Wrightsville Beach, said she's fortunately never had to use the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach Fire Dept. celebrates 100 years of serviceVisitors coming out to the WECT Sounds of Summer Concert Series Thursday had th
Wrightsville Beach Fire Dept. celebrates 100 years of service
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Visitors coming out to the WECT Sounds of Summer Concert Series Thursday had the opportunity to help celebrate with the Wrightsville Beach Fire Department. The department is celebrating 100 years of service. The Wrightsville Beach Volunteer... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lancaster landfill expansion sparks fears from York tourism communityA mound of solid waste along the Susquehanna River could double in height in co
Lancaster landfill expansion sparks fears from York tourism community
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
A mound of solid waste along the Susquehanna River could double in height in coming years, leaving some worried that it will undermine efforts to build up tourism around the river. The Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority is seeking... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Four things to do this weekendAdult playtime Everyone loves to feel like a kid again, and what better way th
Four things to do this weekend
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Adult playtime Everyone loves to feel like a kid again, and what better way than to let loose at field day? Leland has the right idea with Adult Field Day, a 21-and-up event that brings back games like water balloon toss, three-legged races and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Fishing report - Staying near shore is best right nowWrightsville Beach Tex Grissom reports flounder and red drum are being caught
Fishing report - Staying near shore is best right now
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Wrightsville Beach Tex Grissom reports flounder and red drum are being caught in the creeks. Red drum, black drum and speckled trout are being caught in the river. Some Spanish mackerel and king mackerel are being caught from the beach out to 25... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sounds of Summer: Rock out with Bantum Rooster TONIGHTWECT's Sounds of Summer concert series will continue in Wrightsville Beach Thur
Sounds of Summer: Rock out with Bantum Rooster TONIGHT
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
WECT's Sounds of Summer concert series will continue in Wrightsville Beach Thursday night, weather permitting. Bantum Rooster will take the stage at Wrightsville Beach Park starting at 6:30 p.m. According to the band's website, Bantum Rooster plays... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramWILMINGTON — It’s much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
WILMINGTON — It’s much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get to the surf in southeastern North Carolina. The beach towns in New Hanover County offer beach wheelchairs — chairs with fat wheels that can easily glide over the sand... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach Fire Department celebrates 100 yearsWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Wrightsville Beach Fire Department is celeb
Wrightsville Beach Fire Department celebrates 100 years
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Wrightsville Beach Fire Department is celebrating a very special birthday this year. For 100 years the men and women at the Wrightsville Beach Fire Department have been protecting the beach town. President of the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NCIt's much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get to the surf
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NC
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
It's much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get to the surf in southeastern North Carolina. The StarNews of Wilmington reports that the beach towns in New Hanover County offer beach wheelchairs -- chairs with fat wheels that can... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
2014 ShorePicks recognize best of the Cape Fear region

Apple Annie's Bake Shop has grown its reputation over 30 years in Wilmington

2014 ShorePicks recognize best of the Cape Fear region
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago

Apple Annie's Bake Shop has grown its reputation over 30 years in Wilmington. Owner Rob Cooley said the bakery works to give customers its best, and loyal patrons give back in their own way.

Two years in a row, voters have chosen Apple... Read more

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WBTV Charlotte
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NCWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - It's much easier now for people who have challenges wal
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NC
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - It's much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get to the surf in southeastern North Carolina. The StarNews of Wilmington reports (http://bit.ly/1Iqk4OE ) that the beach towns in New Hanover County offer beach... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NCWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - It's much easier now for people who have challenges wal
Beach wheelchairs make surf accessible in southeastern NC
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - It's much easier now for people who have challenges walking to get to the surf in southeastern North Carolina. The StarNews of Wilmington reports (http://bit.ly/1Iqk4OE ) that the beach towns in New Hanover County offer beach... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the editor, July 29, 2015First in flight In regards to the “Airlines as utilities” letter of July 21, w
Letters to the editor, July 29, 2015
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
First in flight In regards to the “Airlines as utilities” letter of July 21, which recommends that airlines be re-regulated by the government: The writer states that deregulation over three decades ago was a “disaster,” citing inflated fares,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Fins to the left, fins to the rightThe last time we wrote of a lull in the surge of shark bites, an incident was r
Fins to the left, fins to the right
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
The last time we wrote of a lull in the surge of shark bites, an incident was reported before we made it out the door. But, yes, we do seem to be swimming in calmer waters as we head into the dog days of August. This Summer of the Shark story,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Shark fishing ban tough to enforceA stingray caught earlier in the day sat on the pier's wooden deck. Late in the
Shark fishing ban tough to enforce
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
A stingray caught earlier in the day sat on the pier's wooden deck. Late in the night, after something nibbled a hunk from one of the boys' bait, that sting ray would be sliced up and used to try to draw more sharks in. When another fisherman on the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Beach towns push to be accessible to allBut on Tuesday, the 38-year-old dipped her toes in the ocean at Wrightsville Be
Beach towns push to be accessible to all
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
But on Tuesday, the 38-year-old dipped her toes in the ocean at Wrightsville Beach, her journey to the water's edge made possible by a beach-friendly wheelchair owned by the town. New Hanover County beach towns have made their shores more... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015Detailed listings for Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County ANNUAL SUMM
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Detailed listings for Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County ANNUAL SUMMER PICNIC >> St. Luke Lutheran Church will hold its annual summer picnic Aug. 6 at the church social hall, 2666 Furnace Road (Route 425), Chanceford... Read more
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York Daily Record
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at 3576 Delta Road, Lower Chanceford Township, and is seeking new members. For details, call 717-862-3282. Alcoholics Anonymous: • Into Action Group: meets... Read more
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York Daily Record
Faith news: services and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add in
Faith news: services and events in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from July 29 to Aug. 5, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Following is a partial list of faith-based organizations in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Agape Fellowship Church: 1009 Blymire Road, York Township, Sunday worship, 10:15 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.;... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rogers: It’s time for NC to quit honoring Andrew Jackson | News & Observer July 27, 2015 He was likely the greatest practitioner of
Rogers: It’s time for NC to quit honoring Andrew Jackson
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
| News & Observer July 27, 2015 He was likely the greatest practitioner of genocide to ever inhabit the White House He thumbed his... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Shark fishing ban tough to enforceA stingray caught earlier in the day sat on the pier's wooden deck. Late in the
Shark fishing ban tough to enforce
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
A stingray caught earlier in the day sat on the pier's wooden deck. Late in the night, after something nibbled a hunk from one of the boys' bait, that sting ray would be sliced up and used to try to draw more sharks in. When another fisherman on the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Is Hugh MacRae's legacy too tainted for park's name?

He helped bring electricity to Wilmington's homes, helped develop Wrightsvil

Is Hugh MacRae's legacy too tainted for park's name?
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago

He helped bring electricity to Wilmington's homes, helped develop Wrightsville Beach and donated the land for one of New Hanover County's largest parks.

Hundreds of immigrants from the Netherlands, Greece, Italy, Germany and Poland were... Read more

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