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The Wilmington Star-News
BACK THEN: Wilmington adds bicycle tax in 1942A Western Carolina League. 75 years ago July 24, 1942: A.C. Nichols of Greenw
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
A Western Carolina League. 75 years ago July 24, 1942: A.C. Nichols of Greenwood, S.C., had accepted the position as Wilmington City Manager, according o Mayor Hargrove Bellamy. He will be the city’s second manager since it changed to the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Bridge renamed for LemonWilmington City Council voted 6-0 Oct. 17 to rename the North Third Street Brid
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Wilmington City Council voted 6-0 Oct. 17 to rename the North Third Street Bridge for Meadowlark Lemon. By Ben Steelman StarNews Staff It's official: The North Third Street Bridge is now Meadowlark Lemon Bridge. Wilmington City Council voted 6-0... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
First Presbyterian to mark bicentennialof First Presbyterian's daughter churches, representatives of other area Presby
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
of First Presbyterian's daughter churches, representatives of other area Presbyterian churches and members of the Wilmington City Council and New Hanover County Commissioners. A multimedia program will follow the procession at 7 p.m. in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
StarNews buries time capsule for 150th anniversaryOn Wednesday, the StarNews buried a 50-year time capsule at the Wilmington City
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
On Wednesday, the StarNews buried a 50-year time capsule at the Wilmington City Hall to honor its 150th anniversary. By Hunter Ingram StarNews Staff WILMINGTON -- A lot of things will have changed by the time 2067 rolls around in 50 years. But at... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Early voting starts Thursdayin New Hanover, including in Wilmington, where Mayor Bill Saffo is seeking a se
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
in New Hanover, including in Wilmington, where Mayor Bill Saffo is seeking a seventh term against challenger Todd Zola. The Wilmington City Council race is the most crowded contest in the county, with nine candidates -- including incumbents Kevin... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Councilman proposes naming Wilmington bridge after Meadowlark Lemonwas known as the Clown Prince of Basketball while on the team. Lemon grew up o
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
was known as the Clown Prince of Basketball while on the team. Lemon grew up on the north side of the city, which is why Wilmington City Council member Earl Sheridan proposed to name the Third Street Bridge after him. "In the early 1980s, he was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
WPD requesting $41K for new protest response uniton de-escalation techniques to mitigate or defuse tense situations. In our are
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
on de-escalation techniques to mitigate or defuse tense situations. In our area, the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office has a civil disturbance unit. Wilmington City Council will vote on the approval of the ordinance during Tuesday night's meet... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Coyotes plaguing Landfall communityyou can also shoot and kill coyotes with a gun or bow and arrow 365 days a year
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
you can also shoot and kill coyotes with a gun or bow and arrow 365 days a year without a permit. However, if you live in Wilmington city limits, it is illegal to discharge a weapon so you must call animal control. Different counties in our area... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington ponders renaming bridge for Meadowlark LemonWilmington City Council will consider a resolution Oct. 17 to rename the North
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
Wilmington City Council will consider a resolution Oct. 17 to rename the North Third Street Bridge for Meadowlark Lemon. By Ben Steelman StarNews Staff A Wilmington bridge might soon be renamed for the "Clown Prince of Basketball." Wilmington City... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
StarNews, local officials to bury time capsule150th anniversary, the publication will bury the time capsule, which will be op
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
150th anniversary, the publication will bury the time capsule, which will be opened in 2067, on the south lawn of the Wilmington City Hall in a public ceremony 10 a.m. Wednesday. The ceremony will feature speakers from across the region... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington police request funds for formation of civil disturbance unitWilmington City Council on Tuesday is expected to consider appropriating more t
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
Wilmington City Council on Tuesday is expected to consider appropriating more than $41,000 of NC Drug Tax Revenue for the formation of a specialized civil disturbance unit within the Wilmington Police Department. Currently, the police department... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Meet the candidates for Wilmington City Council, mayor9 candidates seeking 3 Wilmington council seats; Mayor Saffo challenged By Tim
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
9 candidates seeking 3 Wilmington council seats; Mayor Saffo challenged By Tim Buckland StarNews Staff WILMINGTON -- The Wilmington City Council race sure is crowded, with a mix of familiar and new faces looking to help lead the Port City for the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Crowded field for seats in Wilmington City Hall9 candidates seeking 3 Wilmington council seats; Mayor Saffo challenged By Tim
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
9 candidates seeking 3 Wilmington council seats; Mayor Saffo challenged By Tim Buckland StarNews Staff WILMINGTON -- The Wilmington City Council race sure is crowded, with a mix of familiar and new faces looking to help lead the Port City for the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Officer shoots at actor mistaken for robber on movie setStreet redevelopment plan Redevelopment of the Water Street parking deck prope
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
Street redevelopment plan Redevelopment of the Water Street parking deck property will be broken up into two phases after Wilmington City Council approved the change at its meeting Tuesday night. Redevelopment of the Water Street parking deck... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Council to consider prohibiting helicopter tours from taking off, landing in WilmingtonHelicopter tours soon could be banned from taking off and landing in the Wilmin
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
Helicopter tours soon could be banned from taking off and landing in the Wilmington city limits. The Wilmington City Council will hold a public hearing during Tuesday's meeting on an amendment that would prohibit helicopter tours as a temporary use... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Project Tracker: Former Wave Transit facility on Castle Streetdevelopment featuring commercial and residential space, as well as a Center for
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
development featuring commercial and residential space, as well as a Center for Black Culture and History. The progress: Wilmington City Council received a presentation about the proposed development at its Aug. 15 meeting. The Southside... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Senate Majority Leader Won't Seek Re-electionshe will not seek re-election. The 73-year-old Wilmington Democrat released a
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
she will not seek re-election. The 73-year-old Wilmington Democrat released a statement Thursday announcing her decision. Wilmington City Councilman Samuel Guy said he will run to replace Henry. Henry is the only black woman to ever serve in the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Farm Animals for Therapy? Wilmington Considering ItA Wilmington city council member has proposed a bill that would allow farm anim
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 30 days ago
A Wilmington city council member has proposed a bill that would allow farm animals, such as goats, donkeys, and chickens, to act as service animals for those community members in need. Councilman Nnamdi Chukwuocha introduced the idea earlier this... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Study: New Hanover's home prices outpacing incomeor improve zoning regulations, including density and height allowances, to acco
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
or improve zoning regulations, including density and height allowances, to accommodate more affordable housing. While the Wilmington City Council agreed to fund $400,000 in its 2017-18 budget to address the committee's recommendations, the county... Read more

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