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Tryon Palace Announces New “Palace Scholars” Program

Tryon Palace Scholars Program
New Program Awards Field-Trip Funding for Title 1 Schools The Tryon Palace Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of Palace Scholars, an educational program linking students and educators from Title I schools with funding for field trip opportunities to Tryon Palace. Applications for the inaugural year of Palace Scholars, school year 2019/2020, open January […]
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Coastal Carolina Regional Airport Contributes $362,700,000 to North Carolina’s Economy

Coastal Carolina Regional Airport
Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) contributes $362 million annually to Eastern North Carolina’s local economy, supports 2,125 jobs, and provides approximately $12 million in state and local taxes, based on a report released Monday by the NC Department of Transportation’s Division of Aviation. North Carolina’s publicly owned airports contribute more than $52 billion to the […]
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Fun For All in the Week Ahead

New Bern NC
Live Music Report At Press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm Thursday: January 3, 2019 City Stage New Bern,901 B Pollock St. (252) 631-5122; A M Serenades Alisa E. Mike, Vocalist offers Evening Serenade 7-9 pm. Free music The Brown Pelican, 411 Broad St., (252) 631-5008 Open Mic. Sign up starts at 7 pm Music […]
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Happy, Happy New Year 2019!

Tracey Stones
“There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – CS Lewis We hope your New Year is filled with happiness, good health, and prosperity! We would like to thank our advertisers for believing in our efforts to promote the people, places, and great things happening in the greater New Bern area. We truly […]
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Twelfth Annual Local Authors Luncheon

The Chelsea Restaurant
The members of the Twin Rivers Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) invite the community to our Twelfth Annual Local Authors Luncheon to be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 11:30 AM at the Chelsea Restaurant at 335 Middle Street in New Bern. Once again, we will be spotlighting ten local […]
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Bear Faces Exhibition

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
Children’s Artwork on Display at Bank of the Arts to benefit Outreach Programs January 2 – 12, 2019 Craven Arts Council & gallery is proud to present “Bear Face Tesselations” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts January 2nd to the 12th. Featuring uniquely decorated bear faces, these pieces will be for sale […]
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Do you enjoy writing or vlogging?

Aerial photo New Bern
If so, we would love to hear from you! New Bern Now was created to share information and current events about the people, places, interesting stories, and/or things to do in the Greater New Bern area. We’re going on 10 years and we’ve learned a lot about our community from everyone who has shared information […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for March 26, 2018

New Bern and Beyond Podsquad
Episode 90 Find out the latest 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: George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Susan Moffat-Thomas (Adult Enrichment Program), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map) […]
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New Bern Now gets a boost from New Bern Post

New Bern Post
We’re excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Randy Foster, owner of New Bern Post! If you look in the right margin of our website, you’ll see the last 5 articles from the New Bern Post. If you haven’t seen Randy’s new Online News website, the, we highly encourage you to check it […]
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