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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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WSCard has written 5158 articles so far, you can find them below.

Maritime Museum Friends group hosts Fall in-the-Water Meet

NC Maritime Museums
BEAUFORT, N.C. — There is a sense of history that surrounds traditional watercraft, making them an attraction in themselves. But sometimes it’s just about enjoying life on the water. That’s the sentiment behind the annual Fall in-the-Water Meet, hosted by the Traditional Small Craft Association (TSCA), Friends of the Museum Chapter. The casual meet, which […]
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River Bend Community Day

River Bend Community Day
The Annual River Bend Community Day will be on October 26, 2019. Many, many yard/garage sales, Red Caboose Library Book Sale and The River Bend Garden Club Bake Sale (outside of the library). Lists of sales and maps of the town will be given out to “buyers/visitors” to the town at PierPoint development. It will be […]
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How to Publish a Book (Basic Flying Instructions)

Michelle Garren Flye
You might think after traditionally publishing three books and self-publishing so many I have to stop and count them up that I would have a pretty cut-and-dried, easy-to-read list of rules that, if followed closely, will help any writer get to the same point. I don’t. The truth is, every writer’s individual journey is different, […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for October 3, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 126 Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Nighttrippin’! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City […]
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The Last POW – Encore

German U-boat crew as POWs. (Credit: NCpedia)
Popular Historical Society Event Repeats Nov. 6 NEW BERN, NC – It was sold out nearly 30 days in advance!  Folks really want to hear Steve Tyson’s presentation, The Last POW, so the New Bern Historical Society will host a second offering on Wednesday, November 6 at 6:30pm at the North Carolina History Center in […]
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“Before Your Last Breath” Meet the Author

Book Cover & Author Jilliana Raymond
NEW BERN, NC – International award winning author Jilliana Raymond will host a book signing for her newest publication Before Your Last Breath: Your Spiritual Transition and End-of-Life Planning  on Friday, October 11, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, at The Next Chapter Books & Art, 320 South Front Street, New Bern, NC.  This latest book guides […]
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“How My Hearing Loss Made Me a Superhero!”

Photo © Cindy Dyer. Cover © HLAA
Guest speaker: Michael Eury, Immediate Past President, Hearing Loss Association of America-North Carolina Meeting of the Hearing Loss Association of America, New Bern Chapter Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 11:00 a.m. McCarthy Court Apartments, Common Room 1325 McCarthy Blvd. in New Bern. Event is free and all are welcome! For more information, contact Cynthia Koran at […]
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Cotillion Arriving at Saint Paul

Cotillion
Social Etiquette Program in the Works for Middle School Students Cotillion, a well-known “coming of age” tradition, has made its way to the doors of Saint Paul Catholic School in New Bern. The program has been made possible due to a generous donation from Saint Paul parishioner Judy Williams. Both Williams and the school principal, […]
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