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4:26 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

CoastLine: Foster Care in New Hanover County

New Hanover County is seeing a rise in the number of children in need of foster homes. 

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June 15-17 at 7 PM, June 17 at 4 PM
3:05 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

Cinematique Presents "Woman In Gold"

Woman in Gold is the remarkable true story of one woman's quest to reclaim her heritage. Maria Altmann (Helen Mirren), an elderly Jewish woman who fled Vienna during World War II, returns to recover her family's possessions which had previously been stolen by the Nazis. Together with her inexperienced but plucky lawyer (Ryan Reynolds), Altmann embarks on a journey that leads her straight to the heart of the Austrian government and the U.S. Supreme Court. (PG-13, 1 hr 50 min)

Monday-Wednesday, June 15-17, 7 PM

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Wednesday, May 27 at Noon
3:02 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

On the Next CoastLine: Advancing Diversity at College Campuses in the Cape Fear Region

On the Next CoastLine: What are colleges in the Cape Fear Region doing to advance diversity? We'll hear from Dr. Kent Guion, the first Chief Diversity Officer at UNCW, and Travis Corpening, CFCC's Director of Nixon Minority Male Leaders. 

Remember this is a LIVE broadcast, so feel free to call, email, and tweet all your comments and questions:

CoastLine phone:  910.343.1138 

Email:  coastline@whqr.org

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June 22-24 at 7 PM, June 24 at 4 PM
2:52 pm
Wed May 20, 2015

Cinematique Presents "Queen and Country"

Queen and Country is the hilarious follow up to Hope and Glory, John Boorman's Academy Award magnet from 1987 which featured 9-year-old Bill who rejoiced at the destruction of his school by an errant Luftwaffe bomb. Queen and Country picks up almost a decade later when Bill (Callum Turner) is beginning basic training at the outbreak of the Korean War. Although Bill never sets foot in Korea, he is in a constant battle of wits with fellow army mate Percy (Caleb Landry Jones) and Sgt. Major Bradley (David Thewlis).

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June 8-12 at 7 PM, June 10 at 4 PM
11:09 am
Wed May 20, 2015

Cinematique Presents "Iris"

Iris is an insightful, bittersweet documentary about legendary fashion icon Iris Apfel, directed by the widely admired documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles. There is never a dull moment in the life of quick witted, flamboyantly dressed style maven Iris, who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. Follow along as she exudes an enthusiasm for fashion, art and people that is truly contagious. (PG-13, 1 hr 20 min)

Monday-Friday, June 8-12, 7 PM 

Wednesday, June 10, 4 PM

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Local
5:43 pm
Tue May 19, 2015

ACLU-NC Releases New Smartphone App To Document Police Interactions

Mobile Justice App
American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina

The American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina—or ACLU— just launched a smart phone app that allows citizens to record and submit videos of police activity directly to the advocacy group. Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous says the app is nothing new. 

Chief Evangelous says citizens have been filming police activity for years. And the Wilmington Police Department is ramping up their filming capabilities as well. The department aims to equip all police officers with body cameras: 

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June 1-3 at 7 PM, June 3 at 4 PM
1:56 pm
Tue May 19, 2015

Cinematique Presents "Clouds of Sils Maria"

Bolstered by a trio of powerful performances from its talented leads (Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloe Grace Moretz) Clouds of Sils Maria is an absorbing, richly detailed drama with depth and intelligence. Watch as a veteran actress (Juliette Binoche) comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of her self when she agrees to take part in a revival of the play that helped launch her career 20 years earlier. (R, 2 hr 4 min) 

Monday-Wednesday, June 1-3, 7 PM Thalian Hall Main Stage

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Commentaries
8:06 am
Tue May 19, 2015

Clock Tower

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10:06 pm
Mon May 18, 2015

Slipping through the cracks: Cape Fear Clinic serves those still without health insurance

CFC "Behind the Scenes" Breakfast

Many people may be surprised to learn that the implementation of the Affordable Care Act still left many working people out in the cold when it comes to health insurance in some states, including North Carolina.  In order to be eligible to use the healthcare exchange here, an individual must earn more than $11,700 annually.   Because these low-wage earners are falling between the cracks, organizations like the Cape Fear Clinic (CFC) are still needed to serve the medical needs of thousands of people in our stat

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Local
1:32 pm
Mon May 18, 2015

NC Legislature Considers Foster Care Family Act

Representative Sarah Stevens
North Carolina General Assembly -- http://www.ncleg.net

In New Hanover County alone, there are 350 children in foster care. The North Carolina legislature is rethinking some policies surrounding the system. 

If passed, the Foster Care Family Act would implement what the bill calls a “reasonable and prudent parent standard” for decisions made by foster families. Representative Sarah Stevens says the Act would help foster parents function with more freedom: 

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