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Archive for November, 2009

Boiling Spring Lakes commissioners: Keep tax distribution same

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

By Ken LittleCitydesk@StarNewsOnline.Com

Boiling Spring Lakes commissioners left no doubt last week how they view a proposal to change the method of distributing sales tax revenues to municipalities.They passed a resolution requesting Brunswick County commissioners retain the current formula, which relies on population size, as opposed to a method based on property value.

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Wilmington war hero, ex-spy has lived many lives

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

By Si CantwellSi.Cantwell@StarNewsOnline.com

After Chuck Kroger Jr. read in the StarNews that he might be eligible for a medal for participating in the European campaign during World War II, he began a months-long inquiry. When he got his answer, it surprised him.

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Woman says purse was snatched

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

A woman reported Friday night that her purse was snatched while she was walking on North Front Street near Chestnut Street.

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Santa’s fine, but Mrs. Claus not welcome at Raleigh parade

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Santa Claus is fine at a North Carolina Christmas parade. But Mrs. Claus has to stay away.Organizers of the Raleigh parade told The News & Observer of Raleigh that they are just following policy and children would be confused if there were two people in the Saturday parade in Santa suits.

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Some ABC officials resist turning over public salary records

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

By Chris Mazzolini and Shelby SebensChris.Mazzolini@StarNewsOnline.com

Salary information for employees at local Alcoholic Beverage Control boards are public records, but requests for those records by the StarNews were met with stiff resistance by some ABC officials.

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