City of New Bern Electric Department Receives Two Awards for Reliable Public Power

RP3 Award 2019
Diamond RP3® designation represents highest level of achievement The City of New Bern Electric Department recently received two awards from the American Public Power Association (APPA); one is a Certificate of Excellence in Reliability and the other is the prestigious Diamond designation as a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3). The Certificate of Excellence recognizes electric […]
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Free Horticultural Workshop presented by Craven Cooperative Extension

NC State Extension Craven County Master Gardener
Saturday, April 20th, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Listen, Learn, and Questions “Success with Vegetables and Herbs” presented by Cropmasters. Demonstration Garden Tour: 9:00 am to 10:00 a.m. Plant Sale: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Presentations: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Workshop Sponsored by the Craven County Cooperative Extension and Facilitated […]
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Rhone Sisters’ Story at Two Heritage Homes Tour Sites

Carrie Rhone Smith and Charlotte Rhone
April 12-13 Tour in 5 Historic Neighborhoods The Rhone sisters, Carrie and Charlotte, two of four African American sisters, spent a lifetime working to serve the community. In the New Bern Historical Society’s April 12-13 Heritage Homes Tour, you’ll see two locations connecting to their history.  The first, the Isaac Smith House on Johnson Street.  […]
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A Ride to Remember

A Ride to Remember - New Bern
May 4, 2019 from 8:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Come join Alzheimer’s North Carolina on Saturday, May 4 for the 3rd Annual Ride to Remember – a cycling fundraiser to raise money and awareness for statewide support groups, educational seminars, and families and caregivers in need of assistance. All funds raised stay in North Carolina. […]
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The Faces of Alzheimer’s Research

Dr Carol Colton
Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of New Bern When Carol Colton, PhD, started studying the brain, conventional wisdom held that the immune system was locked out of this organ. Colton not only had the wisdom to see beyond this belief, but also imagined–and later found–that the body’s own defense system could […]
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