>“300 Years—300 Views” Art Exhibit Showing at New Bern ArtWorks & Company

>Art Walk Reception: Friday, May 14, 5:00pm – 8:00pm January 2010, the city of New Bern began its year-long Tercentennial Celebration. New Bern ArtWorks &amp Company will exhibit 300 paintings done “en plein aire” to artistically celebrate the city’s anniversary. Members from the plein aire group “Brushstrokes” in Greenville, the “Oops” group in Jacksonville, the […]
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>Spotlight on “Bear Essentials”

>Thanks to Robin Beilby of Acupuncture Works for telling me about Bear Essentials, an organic and natural products store located Downtown New Bern. In the mood to promote another local business; I brought my camera along for my first trip to Bear Essentials. Owners, Dorry Cottrell and Russell Carter, were very hospitable and happy to […]
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>“Recycle Your Talents”

>Craven County Clean Sweep Committee presents the 7th Annual: “RECYCLE YOUR TALENTS”. An original art show and competition featuring recyclable materials and YOUR imagination! Prizes and ribbons will be awarded! Who: Everyone! What: Recyclable Materials Art Show! When: Check-in April 23rd (5pm-7pm) and Check-out April 25th (3pm-5pm) Where: New Bern Mall Why: To increase recycling […]
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>“Talking Turtles” of New Bern Now (NBN)

>The “Talking Turtles” photo was taken on Turkey Quarter Creek in the NC Wildlife Management Area on April 15, 2010. Anyone who has tried to take photos of turtles in the Croatan National Forest knows it’s very difficult because they’re elusive and jump in the water as soon as they sense humans or any other […]
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>Bicycle Rodeo to be held in New Bern

>Keep Kids Safe (formerly Safe Kids), invites elementary school age children to join our Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 15 from 10am-1pm in the New Bern Mall parking lot behind JC Penney. This free rodeo is open to all elementary school kids, and will teach bicycle safety, the rules of the road, and proper helmet […]
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>New Bern’s Birthday Jubilee Parade

>We’re having a CELEBRATION! It’s New Bern’s Birthday! September 18, 2010 is the date of the Jubilee Parade! Do you want to enter a float for the parade? I’m looking for creative, enthusiastic people who would be interested in entering a float, in the parade, that represents some historic event! I’m also in search of […]
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Spotlight on Gina’s Pizza

Walking into Gina’s Pizza for the first time; it reminded me of a NY style pizza shop. Gina’s friendly owners, Todd and Shannon Burlingame, were proud to announce their family owned pizzeria is celebrating their 15 year anniversary. They are “Home to the $4.95 Large Cheese Pizza” – quoted from their menu. Gina’s offers numerous […]
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