Tag: Wilmington NC

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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Sommelier’s Corner

From our Wine Expert! Winter is in the rearview. Sort of. Except for a handful of days this month when you will be scrambling to find the winter coat you thought you wouldn’t need again until November. Get excited! We’re…

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6th Annual Cape Fear Beer Festival

Come Treat Your Buds to Unlimited Tasting Don’t miss out on attending the 6th annual Cape Fear Beer Festival on Saturday March 5th at the Wilmington Convention Center. Presented by the Downtown Business Alliance, this year will feature over 50…

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