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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 4945 articles so far, you can find them below.

>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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>Baby & Children Clothing Swap

>The Child Care Resource and Referral Program (CCR&R) of Craven Smart Start will be hosting their third Baby &amp Children Clothing Swap on April 13, 2010, from 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm in their office, located at 1917 Trent Boulevard in New Bern. The swap will provide parents with the opportunity to exchange children’s clothing […]
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>Register Online for 3rd Annual YMCA Triathlon

>Register online now for Twin River YMCA’s 3rd Annual Triathlon, to be held May 22 at 8am. Just go to Set Up Events Website, and click on the orange “TrySports” link. Under “Select Event” select New Bern YMCA, then click “Register for Event”. Cost of registration is $55 for individuals and $85 for relay teams […]
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>Fishing Report from Captain Gary Dubiel

>The warm weather has triggered a good bite of fish along the Neuse River. Spotted seatrout and red drum have move into the area creeks. Concerns over winter cold stun events have been shaken off like this past winters cold. Specks up to 5 pounds have been landed this past week. Plenty of puppy drum […]
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>Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) Events

>Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) is pleased to announce two exciting events for April. On Saturday April 10th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm we will be hosting a Primary Candidate Forum, free to the public at the Orringer Auditorium, Craven County Commmunity College, New Bern. We invite everyone to come out and see how the Candidates […]
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>Good Friday: Tenebrae Service – April 2nd

>Garber United Methodist Church of New Bern invites the community to attend their Good Friday: Tenebrae Service on April 2nd at 7:30PM in the sanctuary of the church. This service of candles and darkness will feature Garber’s Chancel Choir under the direction of Matt Johnson. The choir will present Faure’s Requiem and will feature soprano […]
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>Croatan Village “Pathways” Program – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

>Today was the grand opening of the Croatan Village Assisted Living Facility’s “Pathways” unit. The “Pathways” program provides memory care for residents living with Alzheimer’s and other diseases that cause dementia and memory loss. This special 18 bed unit has an “open concept living area” that provides a home-like atmosphere. The facility is outfitted with […]
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>5th Annual New Bern Jazz & Blues Festival

>It should feel like a homecoming celebration for everyone in the state’s historic Colonial Capital when four jazz and blues greats, each with strong North Carolina ties, arrive in New Bern to perform for the 300th Jubilee Jazz and Blues Fest, April 30-May 1, at the Riverfront Convention Center. “The line-up for this year’s Fest […]
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>Joining Forces to Unify New Bern

>From the development of New Bern Now’s Blog, I have tried to remain “neutral” and not discuss any political or religious agendas or ideals. My Father taught me at a young age that it isn’t polite to ask people what political party or church they belong to. It was taboo. That was back in the […]
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“Making Better Men One Dog at a Time”

We all make mistakes; some people make bigger ones by committing a criminal act. I don’t condone criminal behavior, but believe most people sentenced to a crime, pay their time, and receive professional treatment, should be given a “new lease on life”. This concept parallels the “New Leash on Life” (NLOL) program which rehabilitates dogs […]
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