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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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Craven CC to remain closed through Sept. 30 to help students, faculty, staff recover from Hurricane Florence

Craven Community College
Craven Community College (Craven CC) will remain closed through Sunday, Sept. 30 to help students, faculty and staff recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Florence. “The safety and well-being of our community is our highest priority,” said Dr. Ray Staats, Craven CC president. “Right now we want everyone to continue focusing on helping their […]
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Local Photographer Shares Hurricane Damage Portraits

Open Aperture Photography
Open Aperture Photography creates awareness campaign to raise money for charity Open Aperture Photography has completed a portrait photography project with the goal being twofold: 1) Create additional awareness of the post-Hurricane Florence situation for New Bern and its residents.  2) Raise awareness and funds for local charity Religious Community Services of New Bern (RCS). […]
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Eight North Carolina Counties Declared for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Hurricane Florence Disaster Unemployment Assistance
The Division of Employment Security (DES) has announced that the following counties have been approved for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) due to the effects of Hurricane Florence: Beaufort, Brunswick, Carteret, Craven, New Hanover, Onslow, Pamlico and Pender. Additional counties may be added to the DUA availability designation at a later date. Individuals from these counties […]
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Hurricane Florence – School Closings

Craven County Schools
Craven County continues to be under a mandatory evacuation order by Craven County government. Until this order is lifted, Craven County Schools strongly recommends that staff members and our school families who evacuated the area do not return until the evacuation order is lifted. A timeline for reopening schools will be made in the coming […]
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Five Questions for a Better Garden

River Bend Community Organic Garden
Whether your garden is struggling or thriving, you can always do something to improve your space. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center will present a free workshop, Five Questions for a Better Garden on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at River Bend Town Hall. Five simple questions: where, why, what, when, how. The details of the answers […]
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