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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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Bodie Lighthouse Feature

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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The Sonker

A Foothills Twist on Pie: The Sonker

Born of mysterious origins — each family’s recipe different from the next — this sweet, deep-dish confection is a celebrated part of North Carolina’s culinary landscape.
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Out and About February 2014

Out and About February 2014

As winter winds down, get out and explore. From Valentine’s Day celebrations to antiques, there’s lots to do in North Carolina this month.
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Winter Farmers Markets

North Carolina ranks third in the nation in the number of winter farmers markets. Find out what makes these six winter markets worth a visit.
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Sapphire Valley Outhouse Race

The Little Brown Shack Out Back: Sapphire Valley Outhouse Race

Sapphire Valley’s Outhouse Races look like foolery. But pure devotion usually does.
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