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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