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3:55 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Wilmington Start-Up Next Glass Launches App to National Buzz

Next Glass is a free app, developed by Wilmington-based entrepreneur Kurt Taylor, that allows users to find new bottles of wine of beer they'll like.
Next Glass

It’s an app that claims to have cracked the code of taste. 

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4:39 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

CoastLine: NHC's Special Use Permit - Environmental Gatekeeper or Economic Liability?

The Special Use Permit is only about three years old in New Hanover County. 

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2:21 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

On the next CoastLine...The Role of the Special Use Permit and Economic Growth

The Special Use Permit has served as New Hanover County’s final word on which businesses can operate in the County…

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3:34 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

CoastLine: The Complicated Psychology Behind Intimate Partner Violence

Cycle of abuse
Center for Family Violence Prevention

Investigations over alleged cases of domestic violence continue to populate newscasts on a near-daily basis. 

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12:10 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Paul Brown and his Band to Play Thalian Hall at Documentary Screening

Paul Brown is coming to Thalian Hall November 8th to play at the documentary screening of Broadcast: A Man and His Dream.

The man who succeeded Carl Kasell as the voice of NPR’s top-of-the-hour morning newscast is coming to Wilmington. 

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2:31 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

CoastLine: Election Epilogue 2014

Republicans effectively walloped Democrats in these mid-term elections – sweeping into power with a majority in both Chambers on Capitol Hill.

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2:52 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Representative Catlin Defeats Challenger in Race for NC House of Representatives District 20

Betsy Jordan (left) / Rick Catlin (right)
Betsy Jordan / Rick Catlin

Republican Rick Catlin will return for a second term to the North Carolina House of Representatives.  Challenger Betsy Jordan lost District 20 to Catlin by a 24% margin. 

Representative Catlin says he received positive feedback regarding his first term while out on the campaign trail:

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2:25 am
Wed November 5, 2014

David Rouzer Wins North Carolina House of Representatives Seat

Republican David Rouzer will represent North Carolina's District 7 in the House of Representatives.
David Rouzer

In a winning night for the GOP, Republican David Rouzer has defeated Democrat Jonathan Barfield for North Carolina’s 7th District in the U.S. House of Representatives. 

The 7th District encompasses Brunswick, Columbus, most of New Hanover, and some of Pender -- and it stretches north to the suburbs of Raleigh.

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2:10 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Michael Lee Keeps State Senate District 9 in Republican Hands, Beating Redenbaugh by Nearly 11%

Wilmington Business Journal

With an unpopular Democratic president in his second-term, Election Day saw the predictable Republican sweep in southeastern North Carolina.

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2:05 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Watkins, Zapple Win Seats on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners

(left) Skip Watkins, Republican; (right) Rob Zapple, Democrat

One Democrat and one Republican won the two open seats on the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners. 

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