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Major Changes coming for New Bern Now’s Magazine

New Bern Now Magazine Logo
As we celebrate our 10-year Anniversary, as an independent community news and information source, we want to thank everyone who has been a part of making New Bern Now a successful local online news and information website, community magazine, and local podcast and radio show. In 2009, some people expressed their apprehension and thought I […]
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CarolinaEast Medical Center Receives an ‘A’ Rating for Patient Safety from The Leapfrog Group

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade - CarolinaEast
New Bern, NC – CarolinaEast Medical Center was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes CarolinaEast’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit organization committed to improving health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers. […]
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Fun Found Around Town May 30 – June 5, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: May 30, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Chuck Phillips will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage New Bern  901B Pollock […]
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Rotary Funds New Trent Woods Playground

Rotary Club of New Bern - Trent Woods Playground
Families in Trent Woods now have a new playground called Cottle Park on River Road.  The Rotary Club of New Bern helped fund the $115,000 project started by a local non-profit, Give-Grow Foundation. The $10,000 gift made possible the purchase of a “family” of slides, climbing and children’s playground equipment to compliment a complete facility […]
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Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point Changes Command

Captain Douglas Stephens Change of Command
CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Captain Douglas Stephens, U.S. Navy, Medical Service Corp, assumed command of Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point (NHCCP), Friday, May 17, during a routine Change of Command ceremony held onboard Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. Stephens, whose previous assignment was as executive officer, United States Naval Hospital Naples, Italy, relieved Capt. […]
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“You Can’t Get Mad”

Hearing Loss Association of America - New Bern
Or… A Friendly Reminder to Family and Friends Who Can Hear I can hear. In fact, I can hear much better than my husband whose otosclerosis forced him to have stapedectomies in both ears several years ago. He wears over-the-ear hearing aids, which he puts in first thing in the morning and takes out last […]
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Simon Spalding Acoustic Show

Simon Spalding
Monday evenings June 3 and 10, Simon Spalding performs acoustic music on instruments familiar (fiddle, 5-string banjo) and exotic (nyckelharpa, erhu, balalaika)… entirely unplugged, in the back room at Sara’s Big Apple on Broad Creek Road. The music is from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and there is no cover charge. Enjoy traditional and original music […]
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Environmental Justice and a Just Florence Recovery

Carolina Nature Coalition
The current activities towards Environmental Justice and a Just Florence Recovery will be presented by Ashley Daniels, a participant and activist in environmental and social justice projects before and after the devastation of Hurricane Florence. Environmental Justice is the effort to promote health and environmental equity, clean industry, safe workplaces, and fair access to all […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for May 23, 2019

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Episode 118 Learn about the people, places, and all the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! Join as we go Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’ to surrounding areas! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City of […]
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New Bern Parks & Recreation presents…A Candy-Making Workshop

New Bern Parks and Recreation
The Candy-Making Workshop is a creative and fun workshop with easy-to-follow candy recipes for kids. We will make traditional favorites such as turtles and lollipops to whimsical creations such as candy caterpillars and candy apples, participants will absolutely love these delicious and cute treats. Perfect for birthday parties, holiday parties, and packaging up for friends, […]
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