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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – June 12th

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. Listen to our podcast show here: During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Rich Sheridan, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Lisa Bisbee-Lentz and I highlighted numerous businesses and non-profits in and around New Bern! […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – August 1, 2016

New Bern Now Podsquad
Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. Listen to our podcast show here: During this show, Special Guest, Nancy Hawley joined our Podsquad: Rich Sheridan, Lisa Bisbee-Lentz, Laura Johnson and I as we highlighted numerous businesses and non-profits […]
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Have you picked up your copy of the Ledger Magazine?

New Bern Ledger Magazine - 2nd Quarter 2016
If you haven’t seen New Bern Now’s Ledger Magazine, it’s available online, you can download your copy here. If you’d rather have the print edition, they’re available at the following locations: The Aerie Bed and Breakfast, Guest House, and Conference Center Beer Army Burger Company The Birthplace of Pepsi Candlewood Suites Carolina Colours Carolina Creations City Hall Coastal Carolina […]
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Temporary Fix for Samsung Gallaxy Phone Hack

Samsung Gallaxy Hack
If you or someone you know has a Samsung Gallaxy, you may not be aware of the recent story that hit the newswires today. Here’s one of the articles published by CNN Money, “600 million Samsung Gallaxy phones exposed to hackers”. I have one of these phones, so concerned, I contacted my service provider, AT&T. […]
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Don’t Miss The 2015 Festival of Fun

Festival of Fun New Bern
This year will mark the fifteenth year for Eastern North Carolina’s premiere Children’s event, the Festival of Fun! This annual Festival is right around the corner, so mark your calendar for April 18! Join us at Union Point Park in downtown New Bern from 10am – 3pm for a day full of games, inflatable rides, […]
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Easter Egg Hunt on the South Lawn

Easter Egg Hunt Tryon Palace
Saturday, April 4, 2015 – 2:00pm to 4:00pm The hunt is on! The Easter bunny’s trail of eggs leads to Tryon Palace, where hundreds of eggs will be scattered throughout the expansive South Lawn. Children ages 12 and younger are welcome to join the hunt and search for the special eggs, play games, win prizes, and enjoy story […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond’s 7th Podcast Show

New Bern Now Podcast Episode
Listen to our 7th episode of NBN and Beyond on your smart phones, IPads, IPods, PCs, and other devices! Find out the latest information about our cozy and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. During this show, Laura Johnson, Lisa Bisbee Lentz, Rich Sheridan, and I highlighted numerous […]
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New Bern Receives Tree City, USA Award….Again!

Bear Plaza New Bern
For the seventeenth year in a row, the City of New Bern has been awarded designation as a Tree City, USA by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, NC Forest Service. Thurman Hardison, Director of Parks & Recreation was recently informed of the award via email from a state forestry representative. Four […]
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Weekend Happenings in and around Town

New Bern Waterfront
20th – 22nd: Shrek The Musical JR, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 21st: 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament benefiting Promise Place at the Walter B. Jones Park in Havelock. Call 252-636-3381. 21st: Eleventh World Wide Instameet, 2:00pm at Union Point Park. 21st: Reach for the Stars Gala, 6:00pm – 12:30am, at […]
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April Happenings with the Craven Arts Council

Hoagy Carmickle
Child Abuse Prevention Opening Ceremony. April 1st at 8:30 am Located at the Bank of the Arts. Guest speaker-Roman Rys, ECU Student & former foster child  “Strong Communities Raise Strong Children”. At the Gallery: Hoagy Carmichael. Hoagy Carmichael was one of the most talented, inventive, sophisticated and jazz-oriented of the writers composing pop songs in […]
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