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Small Business Disaster Planning & Resource event: “Building Resilience Capacity for Natural Disasters”

Small Business Center Disaster Resiliency
Wednesday, May 15, 6 – 9 p.m. Bosch Advanced Manufacturing Center (Bosch AMC) Room 102 Craven Community College (Craven CC), 800 College Court, New Bern This event is for future and existing small business owners who are preparing for hurricane season. Small business owners needing Hurricane Florence recovery assistance are also encouraged to attend. According […]
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Happy Earth Day 2019

Mayor Dana Outlaw - Earth Day Proclamation
Today marks the 49th Anniversary of Earth Day! Earth Day was declared by Senator Gaylord Nelson on April 22, 1970. Let’s reflect on his statement almost half a Century ago. He said, “Our goal is not just an environment of clean air and water and scenic beauty. The objective is an environment of decency, quality […]
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New Bern Elks Lodge Selects New Officers

New Bern Elks Lodge
At a recent meeting of The New Bern Elks Lodge #764, new officers for the year beginning April 2019 were selected.  Named Exalted Ruler for the Lodge was Dale Petrangelo, formerly “Esteemed Leading Knight”, a member since 2007 when he and his wife, Terry, moved to Fairfield Harbour. Pictured here surrounding ER Dale are (top […]
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UNC LCCC Cancer Conversations

Dawn Peele
Understanding Clinical Trials Have you heard of clinical trials?  Clinical trials are research studies that involve people.  These studies help doctors find better ways to prevent, diagnose, or treat diseases like cancer.   Cancer clinical trials are a way to find cancer treatments that work in people and improve the lives of cancer patients. Clinical trials […]
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Craven CC ranked among top 10 Best Online Community Colleges in NC

Craven Community College
Craven Community College was recently ranked No. 10 on SR Education Group’s list of 2019 Best Online Community Colleges in North Carolina. Each community college was ranked by several important factors, including retention rate, graduation rate, percentage of online enrollment data and the number of fully online associate degrees offered. Craven CC currently offers 34 online certificate […]
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New Bern Restaurants Open on Easter Sunday

Captain Ratty's
We’ve received a lot of requests for a list of Restaurants that will be open in the greater New Bern area on Easter Sunday. Here it is: Asian Bay Leaf Indian Restaurant, 309 Middle St., 638-5323 China Garden, 1216 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-8118 China King, 133 Bridge Town Blvd., 636-3155 China Wok, 3321 Dr MLK […]
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U.S. Cellular Celebrates National Volunteer Month with $20,000 Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of The Coastal Plain

U.S. Cellular
Wireless Carrier Invests in Future Leaders by Supporting K-12 STEM Educational Opportunities U.S. Cellular announced a $20,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain to provide K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) educational opportunities to youth for the fifth consecutive year. This is part of a $1 million donation to clubs […]
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Bern Garden Plein Air Event

Bern Garden Plein Air Event
New event features artists creating on site at three locations 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., May 18th Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St Join us for the first ever Bern Garden Plein Air Event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 18th, 2019. This new event will feature artists of all mediums creating […]
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