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New Bern Now is a community website and magazine for New Bern NC and beyond. It was founded in April 2009 to provide a “One Stop, Information Shop” to help people find out what’s happening in our community along with creating a free business listing to help business owners who couldn’t afford to advertise.

Alzheimer's Association

COVID-19 may affect people living with Alzheimer’s or other Dementia

With the constantly evolving COVID-19 pandemic, we recognize that these days are filled with uncertainty and stress — our hearts are with each and every one of you. For those impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementia, this time can feel overwhelming. In crisis, community can play a critical role. I want to assure you that …

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Craven Animal Hospital

Craven Animal Hospital offering Curbside and Drop-off Services

These are stressful times for all, and the last thing you need is to worry about your pet’s health while we navigate through the current health threat of COVID-19. That’s why at this time, we will continue to be open during normal business hours and will continue to honor all appointments. Now offering curbside service.  …

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Living Well Down East

Shop Local for Food and Essentials

Concerned for our community, especially our neighbors with immune system conditions, we wondered where and how they could safely get food and other supplies during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. We heard that the big box stores were offering online shopping and curbside pickup. After confirming with each store, last week, I wrote an article to …

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NC Secretary of State

NC Secretary of State Important Agency Covid-19 Update

During these uncertain times around the COVID-19 crisis, the Office of the Secretary of State has determined it necessary to close its doors to the general public beginning Friday, March 20 at 4 p.m. This wasn’t an easy decision for us to make, and that certainly doesn’t mean business will stop. Many of the transactions …

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CarolinaEast Medical Center

CarolinaEast Health System Further Restricting Visitation

No Visitors Allowed Until Further Notice New Bern, NC – CarolinaEast Health System is further expanding visitor restrictions to help prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses, including coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In light of the most recent guidance from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS), CarolinaEast is taking the additional measure …

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Groceries in New Bern

Self Isolating? Order your Groceries online and pick them up curbside

Have you made the choice to “socially distance” yourself from others to reduce the community spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)? Did you know, there are local grocery stores who offer online shopping and you can pickup your order through their curbside service. Some of the stores include: Food Lion, 3301 Dr, MLK Jr. Blvd., …

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Scholarship Hunt Parrish Tran

Deadline for Marks Scholarship Applications March 27

Historical Society Still Accepting ApplicationsNew Bern, NC – While the New Bern Historical Society is still accepting applications for its Harriet Marks Scholarship, they remind those interested, that the deadline to apply is March 27. This scholarship is awarded to a senior graduating from New Bern High School for the purpose of obtaining higher education …

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United Way of Coastal Carolina

NC 2-1-1 to Provide COVID-19 Resources and Information

New Bern, NC – Governor Roy Cooper has announced that 2-1-1 is the number to call for assistance and resources related to the COVID-19 coronavirus. NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service, operated by United Way of North Carolina, where families and individuals can obtain free and confidential information on health and human service …

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