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What Part Of North Carolina Fits You?

Are you like your neighbor? Our State and the Elon Poll asked people across the state about their likes, dislikes, and opinions on all things N.C. The results tell us which counties people with similar answers tend to live.

Take the quiz below to see what county is home to folks like you.
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Travel Guide: North Carolina on Film

From sprawling landscapes to down-home eateries, see our travel guides for bringing the big screen to life.
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Let’s Go Fly a Kite: Cary Kite Festival

Shake off the winter chill and celebrate the first days of spring in Cary.
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Hometown Theaters

Step inside a vintage theater, and be transported into a glitzy otherworld.
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Out and About: March 2014

From the mountains to the coast, here’s our Carolina calendar for March 2014.
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Drawn to the Light

Dozens of lighthouse keepers and their families have called Bodie Island Lighthouse home. Hundreds of those keepers’ descendants returned to see the newly renovated beacon, share stories of living on the island, and take in the view that once belonged only to them.
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Downtown Wilmington. Photo by Jay Sinclair.

Eight Eateries on Film from Hollywood East

Grab a camera and a menu. These restaurants in the Wilmington area may seem familiar.
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5 Most Recognizable Film Locations in North Carolina

Wilmington is the heart of the film industry in North Carolina, but there are other film locations you may recognize on the silver screen.
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How to Be a Movie Extra in North Carolina

Ready for your 15 minutes of fame? The N.C. Film Office shares how you can be a movie extra in North Carolina.
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5 Film Locations in North Carolina That You Wouldn’t Expect

Did you know that these North Carolina locations have been featured in television shows and movies?
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Exploring Statesville

For the highway traveler with stiff muscles and an empty belly, this town is a perfect stop.
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