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Archive for October, 2014

Museum looks back at 1954’s Hazel

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Although tropical storms and hurricanes have long been a part of life in our region, the way we describe and rate them is a relatively recent phenomenon.

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NHRMC volunteers vital to hospital

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

About 800 volunteers donate their time in nearly every area of New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

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SmartMeters coming to Wilmington, red-light cameras staying

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Changes are coming to parking in downtown Wilmington.

You no longer have to feed the meter … with change, that is. Wilmington City Council decided to pay $300,000 for 460 SmartMeters to be installed after testing them out for almost a year. The money for the SmartMeters came out of the parking funds

The meters give you the option to pay for parking with a credit card or coins.

Officials said they eventually want all 760 meters in the city replaced.

Wilmington City Council also approved to renew the red-light camera contract, allowing the cameras to stay on the roads.

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New program gives tools to manage money

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

A new financial education initiative headed by Brunswick Family Assistance is underway.

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Human foosball hits the Port City

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Clark Shay and Tim Cramer of Cape Fear Sports started a human foosball league in Wilmington.The two have organized other obscure team sports such as dodge ball, but say that the human size foosballleague is really taking off.The league is comprised of eight teams, each with six players. Some teams hide away and draw up a gameplan before their game starts. Others hang around the barrier with a cold drink and wait for their teamto be called.Competition is fierce when the whistle blows. The pole…

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