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Find Your Perfect North Carolina Beach

Which North Carolina beach was made for you? Before packing your swimsuit, take our quiz presented by Crabtree Valley Mall.
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Hollywood East

A Wilmington resident’s take on living amongst the stars
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Under One Roof

A family reunion at the beach is a five-step process. To pull it off requires ample planning, a little patience, and, more often than not, a lot of air freshener.
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Troutman Homecoming

The Troutman family tree has deep roots in Iredell County — as well as 11 generations’ worth of branches. For more than a century, the family has celebrated its lineage with a birthday party that brings Troutmans here from down the road and across the country.

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Little Pigs BBQ

Peggy Swicegood says her husband, Joe, is the face of this restaurant. For 50 years, he’s shared a smile and said hello.
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Duck

Explore this beautiful Outer Banks beach town, whose name is inspired by that bird of a different feather.
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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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