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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for June 18, 2018

New Bern Now's Podsquad with Special Guests
Episode 96 Find out the latest 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: Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), George Oliver (Oliver & Cheek, PLLC), Susan Moffat-Thomas, and I talked about all kinds of positive […]
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Craven Community College to Launch Manufacturing Career Pathway Program

Craven Community College
Craven Community College (Craven CC) will host its first Manufacturing Career Pathway Program beginning Monday, June 18. The program is designed to train participants in the entry-level skills required to gain a competitive edge and succeed in today’s manufacturing industry. The course will provide participants with an interactive learning experience that will enhance their awareness […]
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“Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series returns with the Soul Psychedelique Orchestra!

Footloose on the Neuse
Friday, June 15th The Trent Cadillac – GMC “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation returns on Friday, June 15th to Union Point Park, 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern. The Soul Psychedelique Orchestra is the featured performer.  This popular band has an extensive music library covering […]
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Bite of the Nite to benefit MERCI Clinic

Bite of the Nite
June 22 from 5 – 8:30 p.m. Let your ticket be your guide as you stroll the beautiful streets of downtown New Bern, listening to the sounds of music while stopping at a variety of restaurants & host businesses to taste a “bite”. At the end f the night you will vote your favorite “Bite […]
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Luncheon celebrates educators and ECU Pirate Nation!

Craven County Partners In Education
More than 700 educators, business leaders, and elected officials filled the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center on Tuesday afternoon for the sold-out Partners In Education Spring Luncheon. The annual event helps raise money for Craven County schools through PIE grant programs.  The organization, Partners In Education is the local education foundation for Craven County Schools.  […]
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City Hires New Director of Public Utilities

Charles Bauschard
The City of New Bern announces the hiring of Charles Bauschard as its new Director of Public Utilities.  Charles comes from Coldwater, Michigan where he was employed with the Coldwater Board of Public Utilities as Director of Technical Services and Electric Operations since November 2003.  In this position, he managed the electric distribution, service, generation, […]
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Home Run for Habitat

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
A Game with the Down East Wood Duck to Support Habitat for Humanity of Craven County Habitat for Humanity of Craven County is teaming up with the Down East Wood Ducks to support the building of houses in partnership with local families. The Wood Ducks game will be on Saturday, June 30, 2018 and you […]
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Dine Out United Pamlico

On June 7th, enjoy a meal at one of these local restaurants, and 10% of the proceeds will benefit local United Way partner agencies.  – Brantley’s Village Restaurant – Charlie’s Restaurant – Gary’s Down East Seafood – Little Italy Pizza – M&M’s Cafe – Mayo’s Seafood Restaurant – Oriental Deli & Subs – Pamlico Down Home […]
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Fitness and Health Corner with Brooke White

Brooke White - Sound Fitness
It’s that time of year we acknowledge achievement and success! Strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” fill auditoriums filled with proud families of graduates from kindergarten to college and we celebrate graduates’ accomplishments. As you know from every single commencement speech you have ever heard, learning and growing do not have a finish line and we […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for June 4, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 95 Find out the latest 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: Jane Maulucci (The Reactive Voice), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in […]
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Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through June 10th

Neuse River - Union Point Park
5th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Nexus Poet’s presents Poetry Open Mike with Katie Bowler Young, 7:30 p.m. at New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, 919 Broad St. 7th: Coastal Women’s Forum Annual […]
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Tryon Civitan Club’s Charity Auction

Tryon Civitan Club Charity Auction
The Tryon Civitan Club will be having a Charity Auction on Saturday, June 16th at the Harrison Center located at 311 Middle St in New Bern. Preview of the items will begin at 5:00 p.m. with the auction starting at 6:00 p.m. Mike Best is the auctioneer & there’ll be live as well as silent […]
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“Honey Bee Day” 2018

Honey Bee Day
Craven-Pamlico Beekeepers Association presents “Honey Bee Day”, on Saturday, June 23 from 9 Noon. It will be held at Poor Charlie’s Antique Mall. – SEE Live Honey Bees in an Observation Hive – TALK to Beekeepers about this Fascinating Hobby – LEARN about Honey Bees – Their Benefits and Behavior – LOCAL Honey for […]
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