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Recent articles by Cheryl:

U.S. 421 in Wilmington reopens, rail work repairs complete

U.S. 421 in Wilmington reopened Wednesday morning following completed repairs to the CSX railroad crossing. → Read More

Thalian Association will hold auditions for Tony Award winning musical, 'Company'

Thalian Association Community Theatre will hold auditions for Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award winning musical, "Company," in January. → Read More

Brunswick foster kids celebrate Christmas, meet Santa at annual holiday party

The children in foster care in Brunswick County were treated to a holiday party hosted by Waves4Kids. → Read More

Burgaw's New Year’s Eve Blueberry Drop returns in-person; sponsors needed

The annual New Year's Eve Blueberry Drop will return in-person in historic downtown Burgaw. → Read More

Wilmington Symphony Orchestra performs music inspired by Minnie Evans artwork

Cameron Art Museum to celebrate Minnie Evans' birthday with the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra. → Read More

Foundation pays off mortgage on Wilmington-area homes of fallen heroes

Tunnel to Towers Foundation provided a Wilmington and Holly Ridge families of fallen heroes with Gold Star Homes. → Read More

New Hanover: 'Let's Talk' public forums on community violence, school safety

New Hanover County will be hosting 'Let's Talk' public forums focusing on community violence, and school safety. → Read More

Mannheim Steamroller adds second show — tickets on sale now

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas live in concert in 2021 has added a second show after the first one sold out. → Read More

Hurricanes, after hurricanes: 98-year-old Kure Beach Pier to receive historic plaque

The Federal Point Historic Preservation Society will will commemorate the 98-year-old Kure Beach Pier with a plaque. → Read More

Brandon's Battle Foundation — a nonprofit supporting pediatric cancer patients

The Foundation has started a "Chime Anytime" project and is asking businesses, large or small, and the community to donate to this great cause. → Read More

Leland Fire and Rescue to receive a grant for lifesaving equipment

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has awarded Leland Fire and Rescue a grant for lifesaving equipment for first responders. → Read More

Southeast N.C. Veterans Day Parade coming soon to downtown Wilmington

Southeast North Carolina Veterans Day Parade, scheduled for early November, is now accepting applications for vendors. → Read More

Donations wanted: Burgwin-Wright House hosts Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots will have an informational booth and toys drop off 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Fall Craft Market and again Dec. 11 at the Craft Market. → Read More

Burgaw: Spend the night under the stars — fall movie style

The Junior League of Wilmington will host a fall drive-in movie night at Old River Farms in Burgaw this month. → Read More

Nursing students receive $400,000 gift

Cape Fear Community College announces major gift supporting nursing students for the CFCC Foundation and NHRMC Foundation. → Read More

Lower Cape Fear LifeCare offers program for adults coping with grief

Lower Cape Fear LifeCare will offer a virtual multi-week program "A Growth and Education for Adults Coping with Grief" Wednesdays Oct. 13-Nov. 3. → Read More

NHRMC Physician Group welcomes eight new physicians

NHRMC Physician Group recently hired eight new physicians to its team. → Read More

Cape Fear Collective hires new team to work on historic Medicaid pilot

Cape Fear Collective hires new team to work on historic Medicaid pilot. They are Catrecia McCoy Bowman, Sandra Brooks, Morgan Cooper and Luigi Mendez. → Read More

Rock on! Back Porch Rockers to perform benefit concert

The Back Porch Rockers will perform a free concert Friday, Sept. 17 to benefit the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport. → Read More

Meet Intracoastal Realty's new hires

Amy Jo Bright, Jane Kinlaw, B.J. Knox, and Grayson Palmer recently joined Intracoastal Realty in offices at Lumina Station and Topsail. → Read More