Tag: Wilmington NC

Remembering

“A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces, but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.” — President John F. Kennedy, October 1963 Written by: Colleen Thompson They were just teenagers once. They signed up…

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James Horton’s “Water Ways” Exhibition

The Bellamy Mansion Museum will host the “Water Ways: Paintings and Drawings of Land and Sea” exhibition with original works by artist James Horton. A reception will be held from 6 to 8PM on Friday, June 28. Light refreshments will…

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Cape Fear Shakespeare on the Green

Cape Fear Shakespeare presents Shakespeare on the Green at Greenfield Lake Amphitheater in Wilmington featuring Love’s Labour’s Lost.   One of The Bard’s earliest comedies, Love’s Labour’s Lost follows the King of Navarre and his three lords (Berowne, Longaville, and Dumaine),…

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Battleship North Carolina 75th Anniversary

Battleship North Carolina Comes Alive for 75th Anniversary by April Vickery Downtown Wilmington is home to many wonderful sites and historic landmarks, but none quite as majestic as the Battleship North Carolina. Commissioned on April 9, 1941, the USS North…

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Snoop Dogg: Rapping the Azalea Festival

By Sara Beck | Many Wilmington locals will be pleased and somewhat surprised to hear that distinguished rapper Snoop Dogg will be headlining the Azalea Festival this year, taking the Belk Main Stage with opener Doug E. Fresh. Snoop Dogg…

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Author A.J. “Tony” Tata: Riding the Swell

by Anne Rose |  Brigadier General Anthony J. Tata, U.S. Army (Retired) is the national bestselling author of the critically acclaimed novel “Foreign and Domestic,” and the four book series featuring action hero Jake Mahegan. Tony Tata, who divides his time…

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It’s Belle Weather!

by Elaine Henson | Spring, ah… glorious spring. We all love the warmer temperatures, birds tweeting, trees and shrubs budding and blooming; all are signs that spring is here. In southeastern North Carolina, spring weather also means belle weather: weather…

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Cape Fear Living Magazine Re-Launch Party!

We are celebrating the re-launch of Cape Fear Living Magazine! Add this to your “must-make” events: Friday, April 29, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dan Beck Fine Art Gallery 545 Castle Street Wilmington, NC For more information on the Re-Launch…

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Cape Fear Independent Film Festival

A Chat with Charles McNeil Recently, I was given the opportunity to speak to Charles McNeil, the festival director who has been with the Cape Fear Independent Film Network since its inception in 2000. Mr. McNeil gave me a bit…

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