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CBD: The Miracle Compound Taking The World By Storm

Written By: Naari Honor 119 million. That is the number of Americans over the age of 12 who reported that they take some type of prescribed tranquilizer, sedative or pain killer in a survey conducted by the federal government. Out…

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Chef Zimmerman’s True Blue Passion

There are many characteristics that resonate deeply with me about chefs. There is an odd connection rooted to the same respect and passion I have gleaned interviewing and observing musicians. Throw in winemakers and they are collectively my favorite people…

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Carolina BBQ Gospel According To Sam Jones

Time. Wood. Smoke. Heat. All are ingredients to a real barbecue. Carolina BBQ, however, adds one other essential element: a whole hog.  Written By: Colleen Thompson Photography By: Denny Culbert Using “everything except the squeal,” to quote writer, Upton Sinclaire,…

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Wilmington’s Global Family Wine Business

If you were to ask Rob Kuchar to describe his family, he would have a hard time knowing exactly where to stop.  Story By Ryan Hedspeth Photography by Raul Sojo Montes Starting would be easy. He would begin with his…

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ROW Back Door Kitchen Tour

Modern Living in Historic Spaces  By Naari Honor There is this special place in Wilmington where paved roads turn into red brick, and the smell of magnolia trees permeates the air. Tourists flock here to take in the sites, but…

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Pinksocks: In Pursuit of Global Good

“We can’t always control governments (and) politics, but what we can control is how we interact with each other, one person at a time, one smile at a time, one pair of pink socks at a time.” – Nick Adkins…

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Sustaining Momentum

As with any ecological food web, survival for fishermen and seafood purveyors along Cape Fear’s coast hinges on the survival of the very wildlife they hunt for a living. As such, those in the industry recognize the pivotal need for…

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Health Trends on the Coast

Every year we make promises to ourselves. This year we’ll try that new diet. This year we’ll find an exercise class to go to. This year we’ll get better sleep. The list varies according to the latest health and wellness…

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Exploring Cape Fear Waterways

There are few things more invigorating and mysterious than paddling out on cool, glassy waters at the break of dawn. Egrets and herons glide on the salt-infused breeze as they search for their morning nourishment, and the sun peaks over…

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The Strands: Redefining Waterfront Living

By Naari Honor From the self-sustainable Arkup Livable Yacht to River Cities floating condominium community, developers are creating unique and affordable opportunities for living on the water. Port City Marina developer Chuck Schoninger has thrown Wilmington’s hat into this niche…

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