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Domestic violence awareness comes to downtown Wilmington

Outside the New Hanover County Courthouse last Thursday night stood eight silent witnesses. These silent witnesses were cardboard cutout figurines with names and descriptions of local women who had been...

The Climate Change Speaker Series comes to Wilmington

A double rainbow towered above Satellite Bar & Lounge as guests gathered Wednesday evening for the Climate Change Speaker Series. The first event of many was a screening of “How to Let go of the World...

Forlorn Strangers stop by Wilmington’s The Whiskey

If you enjoy instruments such as banjos, mandolins and harmonicas, there is a band coming to The Whiskey on Oct. 13, that just might be for you. American-Folk quintet Forlorn Strangers bring a string-heavy...

The Voice contestant Evan Taylor Jones comes to Wilmington

Elizabeth Heglar | Lifestyles Editor September 8, 2016

If you enjoy the dulcet tones of artists like Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Lenny Kravitz, or Ritchie Havens, then an upcoming show at Satellite Bar and Lounge might be for you. A former contestant on The...

REVIEW: “Captain Fantastic” at Thalian Hall

Matt Whalen | Contributing Writer August 29, 2016

The experience of watching an independent movie in Wilmington’s grand Thalian Hall will make any movie fan pleased. The hall itself comes with a history dating all the way back to 1858, with a design...

Participants of the eighth annual paws4people 5K rest with their pets before the start of the race Sunday afternoon.

Dogs invade Empie Park to raise money for paws4people

Dogs large and small took over Empie Park Sunday afternoon for the eighth annual paws4people 5K and 1-mile fun walk. Proceeds from the event benefit paws4people, a non-profit organization that trains and...

Azalea Festival returns downtown, brings record crowds

The Azalea Festival returned to town this past weekend, bringing with it much excitement. Held along Wilmington’s historic downtown riverfront on Water, Front and Market Streets, the event draws a...

Wilmington is “Hotting Up” this April with Iration

Iration returns to Wilmington next month in support of their newest album, “Hotting Up.” Their tour will feature several of their newest songs, along with crowd favorites from previous albums like...

Matt Braunger brings the Ding-Donger tour to Wilmington

Shannon Robinson | Lifestyles Editor February 25, 2016
Comedian Matt Braunger appeared at Dead Crow Comedy Room last weekend, Feb. 19-20.

Beau-tiful things happening in Wilmington

Ava Hicks | Contributing Writer February 18, 2016

Just minutes from campus, at the intersection of Wrightsville and Kerr, a new business has opened its doors and is touching the hearts of the residents of Wilmington. Locals Amy and Ben Wright are the...

Battle House brings tactical gameplay to Wilmington

Laser tag has been a longtime favorite among families, however this enjoyable pastime takes on a different level of competitiveness at a new Wilmington establishment, Battle House. Specializing in tactical...

Panelists address audience questions at Thursday night's viewing of

New documentary showcases Wilmington’s brutal past

UNC Wilmington residents and students alike gathered Thursday night in Kenan Hall to watch the newest documentary from local filmmaker Christopher Everett.“Wilmington on Fire” showcases the events...

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