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With the 12.2-acre Galleria property recently annexed into the City of Wilmington from the Town of Wrightsville Beach, Wilmington City Council was scheduled to assign a first zoning to the property at its Tuesday, Aug. 19 meeting.
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After a battle with stage four renal cell cancer Donald James "Jim" Fisher, a longtime figure on the John Nesbitt Loop with the Wrightsville Beach Baptist Church water ministries, died in his residence on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Born in Charleston 1949 and a resident of Wilmington from an early age, Jim Fisher was part of the first group of surfers on ... (more)
For the past two decades, the Wrightsville Beach community has come together at the end of August to remember and celebrate the legendary 1930's era of dancing and dining at the Lumina Pavilion.
The council will consider an ordinance that would amend the Urban Mixed Use zoning district process.
During its monthly meeting on Thursday, Aug. 14, the Wrightsville Beach Board of Aldermen heard director of planning and parks Tony Wilson's unfavorable recommendation regarding M&M Developers' request for a mixed-use conditional use permit for 100 West Salisbury St. The property was previously a convenience store but has been vacant for several ... (more)
Emmy Errante joined the Lumina News team July 28 as a full-time staff writer. Errante has interned with the newspaper's online and print editions, and sister publication Wrightsville Beach Magazine , since 2011 serving as a photographer, graphic designer and journalist.
The Wrightsville Beach School PTA hopes to ease back-to-school blues with two upcoming events before the 2014-15 school year begins Aug. 26. "Both my daughter and I were nervous but excited and immediately felt a warm welcome from the teachers and other parents and PTA members that were there," Beacham said.
If you are heading to the concert, you can expect mostly sunny skies with temperatures in the mid to upper 80s.
As nesting season wraps up at the south end of Wrightsville Beach, Audubon North Carolina is beginning to shift focus to the inlets, where the birds prepare for the long journey to winter grounds.
The N.C. Coastal Federation's Local Bites: Coastal Culinary Adventures on Saturday, August 23, will include a day of boat cruising, clamming, beach combing and feasting.
Robert Hudak has been boating for about 25 years. He says he's never been worried about reaching the coast guard for help on the water.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:11 pm
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