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Giving Tuesday New Bern 2018

Giving Tuesday 2018 – Meet our Local Non-profits

Every year, Tharesa Lee and the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce Non-profit Council’s NewBernGIV3 Committee spearheads the Giving Tuesday event as they come together to give thanks! Giving Tuesday is a Global Day of Giving that is celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving as it kicks off the charitable season of giving. …

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Colors 4 Cancer - Craig Brake Memorial Run

“Bear City Beat”: Spotlight on the Craig Brake Memorial Colors 4 Cancer Run

The Colors 4 Cancer Run is a Craig Brake Memorial by the Journey of Hope Cancer Support Center. To register or for more information on how you can participate, visit Colors4CancerNewBern.org. The Journey of Hope provides assistance to cancer patients and their families at the CCHC medical center in New Bern, NC. The …

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Tom from Tom’s Coins & Antiques and Hope from A Hopeful Balance

“Bear City Beat” A Resilient City Smiles in The Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

If you search #HurricaneFlorence on any social media platform, you’ll likely see hundreds of thousands of posts of all the damage this nasty hurricane delivered. I’m here today, to show you how the people of this little city in North Carolina are #NewBernStrong. Homes have been destroyed, businesses have been flooded – you wouldn’t …

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Brad Poirier and Loriann Harker

“Bear City Beat” – Hurricane Preparation Tips from Mitchell Hardware

I spoke with Loriann Harker of Mitchell Hardware on Craven Street today about preparing for Hurricane Florence. The store was bustling with customers already at 9:30 a.m. getting themselves prepared. The first tip Loriann has to prepare for the hurricane is to get everything out of your yards that could be a projectile. …

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