Vote for your School to Win a Share of $500,000 in U.S. Cellular’s Calling All Communities Campaign


Voting begins next week in fifth year of program to help schools Voting began Monday, November 4, in U.S. Cellular’s (NYSE: USM) Calling All Communities campaign. Returning for its fifth year, U.S. Cellular is giving communities the opportunity to help improve the education of students at 20 schools by challenging them to rally community support [...]

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Mission Main Street $250,000 Grant Program


Local New Bern Business Knightscapes Enterprises Plans to Assist In Funding Several Local Projects If Awarded Grant Jennifer Knight of Knightscapes Enterprises, a New Bern landscaping and design firm, has applied to participate in the Chase Mission Main Street $250,000 Grant Program. The purpose of the grant is to assist small businesses in taking big [...]

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Ruth Wyand in Concert

Ruth Wyand

Friday, November 15 – Trent River Coffee Company, New Bern Saturday, November 16 – Clawson’s Restaurant, Beaufort In Ruth’s words, “I’ve played music my whole life.  On the streets, in pubs, in concert halls, subways, living rooms, booze cruises, festivals, beaches, hotel rooms, on the boardwalk, under the boardwalk, in caves, on top of mountains [...]

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CarolinaEast Health System Employees Give Back


Each year the employees of CarolinaEast Health System participate in an organization-wide effort to raise money for the CarolinaEast Foundation and the local healthcare initiatives the Foundation supports in five counties across eastern North Carolina. This year’s Employee Campaign – called the CareOlympics – touted a theme of “Passing the Torch for Better Healthcare” and [...]

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The ABC’s of Collaboration


Coastal Women’s Forum will hold its November Lunch Meeting from noon to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20 at The Emerald at Greenbrier. Registration will begin at 11:30am. Pre-registration is required by noon on Monday, November 18. The cost is $12 for members, and $17 for guests. Check or cash payment will be accepted at the door. [...]

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