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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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Main Gallery: Valentine’s Day Card Sale

Valentine’s Day Card Sale
Valentine Cards made by local public school students on sale to benefit arts programs Through February 28, 2020 Craven Arts Council and the Twin Rivers Artists Association are proud to present the 2020 Craven County Valentine’s Day Card Sales in the Director’s Gallery at Bank of the Arts for February.  Created by students in all […]
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February Events at the Maritime Museum in Beaufort

NC Maritime Museums
February 7        Brown Bag Gam: Love at Sea 11      Maritime Movie: Rescue Men, The Story of the Pea Island Lifesavers 12      Merry-time for Tots: Sailor’s Valentines 13      Brown Bag Gam: The Great Dutch-Net Debate 14      Heart of the Sea 20      Brown Bag Gam: The Historic Whale Fishery of North Carolina 22–23 Introduction to Wooden […]
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CarolinaEast Celebrates Opening of SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

CarolinaEast Cancer Care Center Ribbon Cutting
New Bern, NC – Officials from CarolinaEast Health System, State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU), UNC Health Care and the community attended a ceremonial Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting today at the newly opened SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center. “This is a milestone in the history of CarolinaEast Health System, New Bern, Craven […]
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Small Business Wins Big at Chamber Celebration

Amanda and Douglas Banks
Craven County, NC – Local and family owned company, Coastal Boat Lift Repair, LLC (CBLR) has been awarded the title of Small Business Member of the Year­­­­ by The New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce. This recognition comes after a productive and philanthropic year in recovery from Hurricane Florence. At the beginning of 2019, CBLR’s […]
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Discover CapTel Captioned Telephones

Hearing Loss Association of America - New Bern
Read and understand while still hearing your loved one’s voice (or that pesky telemarketer) on CapTel captioned telephones. Our guest speaker is Kim Calabretta, CapTel NC Account Manager. Join the Hearing Loss Association – New Bern Chapter for our February 18 meeting at 11:00 a.m., McCarthy Court Apartments, Common Room, 1325 McCarthy Blvd., New Bern, […]
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Volunteers Needed for New Bern Mardi Gras

Historic Ghent Mardi Gras Parade and Festival
The historic Ghent Neighborhood in New Bern is hosting its 5th Annual New Bern Mardi Gras festival and parade on Saturday, February 22 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Festivities will be held at Spencer Avenue and 3rd Street. The parade begins at 3 p.m. at Spencer and 8th, ending at Spencer and 2nd. This […]
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Additional $32.7 Million Approved for New Bern

FEMA Announcement
Latest Project Brings Total to More Than $39.8 Million to City Durham, N.C. – FEMA and the State of North Carolina are announcing more than $32.7 million to reimburse the City of New Bern for Hurricane Florence-related expenses. FEMA previously approved more than $7 million to the city for expenses related to the 2018 hurricane. […]
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Explore the Great Outdoors!

Croatan National Forest
“In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir According to the weather forecast, the temperatures should be in the 50’s – 60’s this weekend in New Bern! There are so many terrific ways to get back to nature in New Bern and surrounding areas. If you love nature, […]
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Things to Do & See in New Bern through January 30, 2020

Sidewalk Bench, NBN Calendar
If you’re looking for things to do, here’s the latest happening… Community Events 23rd – 26th: Honour, The Musical, Thurs – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Hall. Call 252-638-8558. 25th: Experience an African American Cultural Celebration, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at The North Carolina Museum of History. Call 252-639-2912. […]
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