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Archive for March, 2010

New Hanover ponders options to deal with budget gap

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

By Chris MazzoliniChris.Mazzolini@StarNewsOnline.com

The New Hanover County commissioners are scrambling to keep any property tax increase as low as possible while preventing painful cuts to county services.To do that they may have to make hard choices – and hope voters approve an additional sales tax in May, officials said Wednesday.

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Altercation outside bar leads to stabbing charges

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Wilmington | Police arrested a man Wednesday after investigating reports of someone being cut Tuesday night outside of Triangle Lounge, 5920 Wrightsville Ave.

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Speakers before state panel back current liquor control system

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

By Patrick GannonPatrick.Gannon@StarNewsOnline.com

The Wilmington region was well represented Wednesday at a meeting of the state committee tasked with recommending reforms in the state’s liquor system.The second meeting of the Joint Study Committee on Alcoholic Beverage Control focused mainly on whether the state should abandon the lucrative liquor business and privatize liquor sales.

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CRC’s terminal groin vote expected Thursday

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

By Gareth McGrathGareth.McGrath@StarNewsOnline.com

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New Hanover County delays plan to revalue property

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

By Chris MazzoliniChris.Mazzolini@StarNewsOnline.com

The budget crunch has led the New Hanover county commissioners to scrap plans to revalue property this year.The move means that property values won’t be reset in 2011 as previously planned. Instead, the county plans to delay it for another year.

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