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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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4th Annual Brews & Bites to feature Hubie Tolson Air Show

Brews & Bites on the River
Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow (ACT) is thrilled to announce it will host the 4th Annual Brews & Bites on Friday, May 3 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The event will be located on the Neuse River, at the end of Broad Street, and will feature the return of New Bern’s own internationally-acclaimed stunt pilot, Hubie Tolson. Attendees will enjoy a beautiful […]
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City of New Bern Electric Department Receives Two Awards for Reliable Public Power

RP3 Award 2019
Diamond RP3® designation represents highest level of achievement The City of New Bern Electric Department recently received two awards from the American Public Power Association (APPA); one is a Certificate of Excellence in Reliability and the other is the prestigious Diamond designation as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3). The Certificate of Excellence recognizes electric […]
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Free Horticultural Workshop presented by Craven Cooperative Extension

NC State Extension Craven County Master Gardener
Saturday, April 20th, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Listen, Learn, and Questions “Success with Vegetables and Herbs” presented by Cropmasters. Demonstration Garden Tour: 9:00 am to 10:00 a.m. Plant Sale: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Presentations: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Workshop Sponsored by the Craven County Cooperative Extension and Facilitated […]
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Rhone Sisters’ Story at Two Heritage Homes Tour Sites

Carrie Rhone Smith and Charlotte Rhone
April 12-13 Tour in 5 Historic Neighborhoods The Rhone sisters, Carrie and Charlotte, two of four African American sisters, spent a lifetime working to serve the community. In the New Bern Historical Society’s April 12-13 Heritage Homes Tour, you’ll see two locations connecting to their history.  The first, the Isaac Smith House on Johnson Street.  […]
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A Ride to Remember

A Ride to Remember - New Bern
May 4, 2019 from 8:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Come join Alzheimer’s North Carolina on Saturday, May 4 for the 3rd Annual Ride to Remember – a cycling fundraiser to raise money and awareness for statewide support groups, educational seminars, and families and caregivers in need of assistance. All funds raised stay in North Carolina. […]
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The Faces of Alzheimer’s Research

Dr Carol Colton
Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of New Bern When Carol Colton, PhD, started studying the brain, conventional wisdom held that the immune system was locked out of this organ. Colton not only had the wisdom to see beyond this belief, but also imagined–and later found–that the body’s own defense system could […]
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National Trust for Historic Preservation Awards New Bern a Preservation Grant towards Flood Resiliency Planning

City of New Bern - National Trust for Historic Preservation
The City of New Bern has been awarded a $10,000 grant by the National Trust for Historic Preservation from its Preservation Fund. This grant will be used to create a flood resiliency plan for New Bern including its historic assets and historic districts. Flood resiliency planning will help New Bern reduce vulnerability to flooding during […]
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Dr. Tosha Diggs has been selected as a 2019 Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner

Dr. Sam Houston Leadership Award Winner
For the Aspiring Superintendent Program Cohort III The North Carolina School Superintendents’ Association (NCSSA) and the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development (NCASLD) has announced the selection of Dr. Tosha Diggs as a recipient of the Dr. Samuel Houston Leadership Award. This annual award is presented to a graduate of the North Carolina School […]
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Craven County Fair

Craven County Jaycees
The Craven County Jaycee’s will be hosting the Craven County Fair from Thursday, April 25 until Sunday, May 5, 2019. This community outreach and fund-raising event will be open daily. The Craven County Jaycee’s are continuing their tradition of providing Craven, Carteret, Pamlico, and Jones counties the Magic of the Midway. The 2019 Spring Fair […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for March 28, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 114 Today we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also talked about the latest happenings in and around town and went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’ to surrounding areas! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), […]
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