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    Friday, April 20, 2018
    3rd ANNUAL BREWS & BITES ON THE RIVER CELEBRATE MCAS CHERRY POINT CHERRY POINT, NC, March 7, 2018 — Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow (ACT) is thrilled to announce it will host the 3rd Annual Brews & Bites on Friday, April 27 from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. The event will be located on the Neuse River, at the end of Broad Street, and will feature good music, great food, craft beer and wine. ...read more
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    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    National Healthcare Decisions Day Discussion Panel Set  New Bern, NC – Local medical and legal professionals, social workers and clergy are leading an effort to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making as a part of a larger national effort by the National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) Initiative. The goal: to encourage the public to talk about their wishes with family, ...read more
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    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    Craven County Partners In Education Announces Annual Spring Luncheon  More than 700 educators, business leaders, and elected officials will fill the New Bern Riverfront Convention and Visitors Center on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, for the Partners In Education Spring Luncheon.  This annual event raises money for Craven County schools for the PIE Grant program.  PIE awarded more than $170,000 through ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community
    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    Habitat for Humanity of Craven County and Lowe's call on women across New Bern to get involved during National Women Build Week 2018  More than 18,000 women construction volunteers unite nationwide to build up their communities with Habitat homeowners  New Bern, NC: For the 11th year, Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s are engaging women nationwide to work together to build Habitat homes during ...read more
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    Monday, April 09, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Colleen Roberts, Public Information Officer (252)639-2707 | robertsc@newbern-nc.orgNew Bern Parks & Recreation is celebrating several new additions to its Little Free Library (LFL) program.  Join us on Saturday, April 7th at 10 a.m. at Seth West Parrot Park, 1225 Pinetree Drive, as we open one of the city’s newest pop-up libraries for the first time.  This event ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 03, 2018
    Greg Golike, former PIE board member who established the Weyerhaeuser Grant when it was originally funded by Weyerhaeuser, and now representing International Paper, and his wife, retired teacher Mary Golike presented Partners In Education with the Spring Cycle PIE Grant check.  Mary was a PIE Ambassador through Creekside Elementary before her retirement. This is a first year partnership with ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 03, 2018
    New Bern Then & NowImages of “Used to Be” from the New Bern Historical Society Collection Lunch & Learn May 9 at 11:30am  NEW BERN, NC, You’ve heard it, “used to be”. Captain Rattys used to be Duffy’s Drug Store,  Morgan’s used to be True Tread Tires, First Citizens Bank sits where used to be the Hotel Queen Anne.  The New Bern Historical Society’s Lunch & Learn at the Chelsea on May 9th, will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    Tryon Civitan Food Drive to benefit Religious Community Services  The Tryon Civitan Club, in conjunction with The UPS Store, is sponsoring their 9th Annual Food Drive for Religious Community Services for the entire month of May.  RCS serves 150-200 meals a day and their Food Pantry provides groceries to 125 families a week.  These numbers increase once summer’s here and children aren’t being fed ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    Encore: Ordinary Women, Extraordinary DeedsHistorical Society’s Previously Sold Out Women’s History MonthEvent Will Repeat  NEW BERN, NC An encore presentation of Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds will be presented at the Craven County Library on Johnson Street at 3pm on Sunday, April 22. This event was so overwhelmingly popular that the New Bern Historical Society is bringing it back by ...read more
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    Monday, March 12, 2018
    This year, Coastal Women's Forum (CWF) celebrates 30 years of providing women of all ages, professions and stages of life with a wealth of options for personal and professional growth. We offer opportunities for networking, education and support twice-monthly through relevant programs and presentations. The collective knowledge, experience and expertise of our membership represents a valuable ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    October 24, 2017                                                                                            For Immediate Release  SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center Offering Support Group for Caregivers of Loved Ones With Cancer  NEW BERN, NC – The SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center is pleased to offer a support group for caregivers of those affected by cancer. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest

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