New Bern, Craven County rejoice in National Travel and Tourism Week, saying ‘Travel Matters’

Visit New Bern
National Travel and Tourism Week 2019, the 36th annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry, will take place on May 5-11. This year’s theme is “Travel Matters,” a recognition of the innumerable ways in which travel enriches lives and strengthens communities. Each day of NTTW will spotlight a different example of […]
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Tryon Palace to host “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends” Photography Exhibit by Deana B Marion

Bee-utiful by Design © Deana Marion
New Bern, NC – Tryon Palace will host a photography exhibit “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends,” featuring macro images of bees in their native environment taken by Deana B Marion. Deana B Marion notes: “This collection of macro images of bees in their native environment celebrates the art of nature. The colorful metal images […]
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The Fruitguys Community Fund Announces Grants for Small Independent American Farms

The FruityGuys Community Fund
Seventh Annual Grant Program Supports Sustainable Agriculture Projects for 15 Farms SAN FRANCISCO (April 30, 2019) – Small, independent American farms are catalysts for environmental and economic self-sufficiency, sustainability, and food access. The FruitGuys Community Fund today announced the recipients of its 2019 grant program. Grants totaling $53,479.74 were awarded to 15 small farms and […]
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U.S. Cellular Can Help Sponsor Local Youth Organizations

U. S. Cellular
Greenville, N.C. – Starting May 1, 2019, local youth organizations can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular’s Community Connections program. Now in its fifth year, Community Connections provides sponsorship support to help youth groups pay for expenses such as travel, equipment and uniforms. Since launching the program in 2015, U.S. Cellular has awarded more […]
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Veteran’s Treasures Yard Sale

Craven County Veterans Council
The Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Unit 40 is hosting a “Veteran’s Treasures Yard Sale” Saturday, May 11th in the grass area in front AT&T building located at 3194 Doctor M.L.K Blvd, New Bern. Please park at the Mall next to the AT&T store. Opening time is 8:00 a.m. This is a fundraising event. All proceeds […]
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Fun Found Around Town May 2 – 8, 2019

New Bern, NC
Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: May 2, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Patrick Reid who will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage […]
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