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New Bern Now is a community website and magazine for New Bern NC and beyond. It was founded in April 2009 to provide a “One Stop, Information Shop” to help people find out what’s happening in our community along with creating a free business listing to help business owners who couldn’t afford to advertise.
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County Commissioner Jason Jones receives 2018 Excellence Award from Craven PIE

Spring PIE Luncheon - Jason Jones
Partners In Education recognized County Commissioner Jason Jones at the PIE Spring Luncheon with the 2018 Excellence Award for demonstrating a commitment to working with Craven County Partners In Education to promote student achievement and educational excellence in Craven County Schools. Accepting the award with Commissioner Jones are, left – right: Dr. Cecil Staton (Chancellor, […]
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New Bern Parks & Recreation presents…

New Bern Parks and Recreation
Keep Calm & Glaze On! Summer Ceramic Class New Bern Parks and Recreation will be offering a Keep Calm and Glaze On ceramic class for anyone ages 16 and above interested in learning about the different types of glaze and its application. All supplies will be provided. At the end of the class, students will […]
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Hurricane Prep for Your Pets

Crockett's Critter Care
North Carolina is no stranger to hurricanes so, how prepared are you?  A little, a lot, gone overboard, never crossed your mind?  And what have you done to safeguard your pets in the event of a major storm?  You want to have everything in order when the power goes out or you’re told to evacuate. […]
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Oktoberfest Comes to New Bern

Oktoberfest 2018
The New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club invites the community to its Eighth Annual Oktoberfest Celebration on Saturday, September 29th at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. A delicious traditional German meal, catered by the Chelsea Restaurant, will be served from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and the fun continues for the whole family until 10 […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for August 13th, 2018

Podcast 100th Episdoe
Celebrating our 100th Episode Find out the latest “positive” news and information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Laura Johnson (New Bern Now), Lisa Bisbee-Lentz (Greater Good Gallery), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan […]
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ArtCrawl – ArtWalk: What’s the Difference?

ArtWalk and ArtCrawl
During a recent conversation with Lisa Bisbee-Lentz and members of our Podsquad, ArtWalk and ArtCrawl came up. Although ArtWalk had been happening for at least 20 years, Lisa Bisbee Lentz started ArtCrawl in September 2013. Soon after, New Bern’s Arts Scene seemed to really take off! When asked what the difference was, Lisa Bisbee-Lentz said, […]
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Riverside: New Bern’s First Suburb

Roper Lumber Mill
Tim Thompson Presents at Historical Society Lunch & Learn The New Bern Historical Society’s September Lunch & Learn will highlight one of New Bern’s oldest and most interesting historic neighborhoods.  Riverside resident Tim Thompson will be the featured speaker on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at the Chelsea Restaurant.  Join him as he […]
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Craven PIE announces NC Community Foundation – Craven Community Foundation Grant Award

Craven County Partners In Education
The North Carolina Community Foundation through the Craven Community Foundation, recently awarded Craven County Partners In Education $12,000 for a grant for West Craven High School for graphing calculators and $7,500 for a grant for Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary for audio equipment for their auditorium.  These grants were funded through the Richard Chapman Cleve Fund […]
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