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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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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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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for September 10, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 102 Find out the latest “positive” news and information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical […]
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Savvy Traveling with Penny Zibula

USS Cole (DDG-67) and USS Rampage (DDG-61)
3 Reasons to Escape to Hampton, Virginia: All this and free parking, too Have you passed through Hampton, Virginia on your way to somewhere else? If so, you’ve missed remarkable opportunities for multi-generational family vacations, romantic get-aways and exploring our nation’s history. Here are three of the many reasons you want to make Hampton your […]
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GriefShare “Fall Sessions”

GriefShare Program
GriefShare “Fall Sessions” will be on Mondays from 10:00 a.m. until noon from September 24th to December 17th at Centenary United Methodist Church in Room 206, located at 309 New Street in New Bern. You can join us at any time. GriefShare is a support group for people who have lost a loved one: spouse, family member, relative or friend. It is open to everyone […]
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