www.newbernsj.com - RSS Results in news/business,news/business/* of type article https://www.newbernsj.com/search/?q=&t=article&l=100&d=&d1=&d2=&s=start_time&sd=desc&c%5B%5D=news/business,news/business/*&f=rss www.newbernsj.com - RSS Results in section(s) news/business,news/business/* only for asset type(s) of article TNCMS 1.71.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification 30 New Bern Sun Journal reporters take home several North Carolina Press Association awards While the New Bern Sun Journal has changed hands several times in the last decade, the staff and reporters have always strived for excellence. Having a high standard in today’s world of reporting the news is crucial as citizens rely… Thu, 07 Sep 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/77205426-f94f-5a3d-b79e-5e1b7699536d https://www.newbernsj.com/features/new-bern-sun-journal-reporters-take-home-several-north-carolina-press-association-awards/article_77205426-f94f-5a3d-b79e-5e1b7699536d.html By Trevor Dunnell Regional News Editor Local attorney giving away 1,000 gallons of gas in New Bern. Here's how to get yours People continue struggling with the impact of rising gas prices. Because of this, long-time local attorney, Wayne Hardee, has decided to offer a gas giveaway to help folks in and around New Bern who are still in need. Fri, 01 Sep 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/ab7e0159-2c15-5b2c-834c-27c1cb28549f https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/local-attorney-giving-away-1-000-gallons-of-gas-in-new-bern-heres-how-to/article_ab7e0159-2c15-5b2c-834c-27c1cb28549f.html By The Sun Journal Staff River Bend coffee shop suddenly announces closing, won't seek second location River Brew Wine and Creamery will be closing its doors in the River Bend community, after a surprise announcement from the business on social media. Wed, 30 Aug 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/716bbba6-ce03-5568-8e80-873582dfa7bf https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/river-bend-coffee-shop-suddenly-announces-closing-wont-seek-second-location/article_716bbba6-ce03-5568-8e80-873582dfa7bf.html By Justin Trent Special to the Sun Journal Community rallies around Havelock bakery, saving it from closing its doors Havelock has a new bakery in town, and it’s been a labor of love since its inception. Tue, 29 Aug 2023 01:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/b08c53c2-ce18-5c5e-8a96-0e664d14936b https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/community-rallies-around-havelock-bakery-saving-it-from-closing-its-doors/article_b08c53c2-ce18-5c5e-8a96-0e664d14936b.html By Zaneta Padilla Special to the Sun Journal Havelock business owner launches rewards program to celebrate students' extracurricular achievements One local business owner is using his platform to encourage children and teens in the Havelock area to engage in positive after-school activities by rewarding them with free nachos. Mon, 28 Aug 2023 05:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/6439d1b8-bc89-593a-8206-219ea0f4f138 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/havelock-business-owner-launches-rewards-program-to-celebrate-students-extracurricular-achievements/article_6439d1b8-bc89-593a-8206-219ea0f4f138.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal No pollutants discharged: Court rules in favor of North Carolina shrimpers, commercial fishermen In a major decision handed down by the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, a group of North Carolina shrimpers won a huge victory. Wed, 23 Aug 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/80ca6227-a26b-5fd1-b2e2-9583264227fd https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/no-pollutants-discharged-court-rules-in-favor-of-north-carolina-shrimpers-commercial-fishermen/article_80ca6227-a26b-5fd1-b2e2-9583264227fd.html By The Sun Journal Staff Don Pablos facing more than $4 million in damages after judge ruled the restaurant stole trade secrets The owners of Don Pablos Tacos and Tequila in New Bern are facing more than $4 million in damages after a civil court judge ruled they stole trade secrets from another local Mexican restaurant. Tue, 22 Aug 2023 11:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/9dd42273-9009-5aff-864e-c0d166b69a77 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/don-pablos-facing-more-than-4-million-in-damages-after-judge-ruled-the-restaurant-stole/article_9dd42273-9009-5aff-864e-c0d166b69a77.html By Justin Trent Special to the Sun Journal Who purchased New Bern's El Cerro Grande? Find out more and what the plan is for the property El Cerro Grande Mexican Restaurant has sat closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd in New Bern for several months. The property was recently sold in July and the new owners are familiar ones to the area. Mon, 21 Aug 2023 03:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/5e01d9a0-9bfe-5134-bb94-aca46abdd62a https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/who-purchased-new-berns-el-cerro-grande-find-out-more-and-what-the-plan-is/article_5e01d9a0-9bfe-5134-bb94-aca46abdd62a.html By: Justin Trent Special to the Sun Journal Summer baseball team seen as homerun for New Bern as few concerns brought up in public meeting On Monday, August 14, the New Bern Board of Aldermen hosted a community input meeting at the Omega Center regarding the latest proposal from the Old North State League (ONSL). The league is a North Carolina-wide summer collegiate baseball league. Wed, 16 Aug 2023 03:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/87e96764-3dda-580c-97cc-19d27adbc565 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/summer-baseball-team-seen-as-homerun-for-new-bern-as-few-concerns-brought-up-in/article_87e96764-3dda-580c-97cc-19d27adbc565.html By Justin Trent Special to the Sun Journal After opening mid-pandemic, downtown New Bern bar set to close A bar on middle street in downtown New Bern has decided to close it’s doors. Tue, 08 Aug 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/7d87b95d-5ae1-5a33-83da-0ebf2d9ec392 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/after-opening-mid-pandemic-downtown-new-bern-bar-set-to-close/article_7d87b95d-5ae1-5a33-83da-0ebf2d9ec392.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal This building sat vacant for over a decade, now it will be home to New Bern's third Dollar Tree The building at 710 Degraffenreid Ave. in New Bern sat vacant for more than 12 years. Now, it’s getting a new lease on life this year. Mon, 07 Aug 2023 13:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/28ea37b4-07ff-5683-aa6a-369621ba4e94 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/this-building-sat-vacant-for-over-a-decade-now-it-will-be-home-to-new/article_28ea37b4-07ff-5683-aa6a-369621ba4e94.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Food Lion completes renovations in New Bern area locations, 47 in total across ENC SALISBURY — With a $77 million capital investment, Food Lion has enhanced the customer shopping experience with remodeled stores in Greenville, Jacksonville and New Bern. Thu, 03 Aug 2023 03:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/70d3296a-52ab-53d5-97da-23a601f97639 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/food-lion-completes-renovations-in-new-bern-area-locations-47-in-total-across-enc/article_70d3296a-52ab-53d5-97da-23a601f97639.html By The Sun Journal Staff New fresh-mex franchise location is coming to New Bern. Here's what we know. In place of Moe’s Southwest Grill, the storefront on Glenburnie Road will see another restaurant. Thu, 20 Jul 2023 05:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/7ac55e98-1981-5d3f-8c63-2e183d7158be https://www.newbernsj.com/news/new-fresh-mex-franchise-location-is-coming-to-new-bern-heres-what-we-know/article_7ac55e98-1981-5d3f-8c63-2e183d7158be.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal For your furry friends: New dog boarding, daycare, grooming franchise opens in New Bern The Bassler family moved from Waxhaw to New Bern to open a family business, All American Pet Resorts. They opened their doors for pets on Tuesday. Wed, 19 Jul 2023 09:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/aab7249b-8a9e-5c8c-917a-cc8af9320c72 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/for-your-furry-friends-new-dog-boarding-daycare-grooming-franchise-opens-in-new-bern/article_aab7249b-8a9e-5c8c-917a-cc8af9320c72.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Royal Farms in New Bern set to open next week The New Bern Royal Farms is expected to open soon. Royal Farms Talent Acquisition Specialist Kym Robinson said the opening is projected to be at midnight on July 27. Fri, 14 Jul 2023 05:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/c3147165-2253-52bc-8c9b-3a53c680100a https://www.newbernsj.com/news/royal-farms-in-new-bern-set-to-open-next-week/article_c3147165-2253-52bc-8c9b-3a53c680100a.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal What retail opportunities are being missed in New Bern? The answers may surprise you What retail opportunities are being missing in New Bern? A retail market analysis with the city of New Bern helped answer that question. Fri, 14 Jul 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/2330d89b-ba16-5d46-86a6-a25d50cd7353 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/what-retail-opportunities-are-being-missed-in-new-bern-the-answers-may-surprise-you/article_2330d89b-ba16-5d46-86a6-a25d50cd7353.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Downtown New Bern seafood market and restaurant permanently closes A seafood market and restaurant in downtown New Bern whose origins date back to the early 1950s has closed permanently. Wed, 12 Jul 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/ba0d8172-f3d2-53d8-a316-136b0b772217 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/downtown-new-bern-seafood-market-and-restaurant-permanently-closes/article_ba0d8172-f3d2-53d8-a316-136b0b772217.html By Trevor Dunnell The Sun Journal Local filmmaker's movie premier expected to be a star-studded event for Craven County The wait is almost over. Fans of a local filmmaker’s first feature movie will soon have the opportunity to attend the premiere of the film’s sequel and enjoy a star-studded evening on the waterfront in downtown New Bern. Fri, 30 Jun 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/260781a6-eda6-50e8-896c-7641ad38dfb2 https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/local-filmmakers-movie-premier-expected-to-be-a-star-studded-event-for-craven-county/article_260781a6-eda6-50e8-896c-7641ad38dfb2.html By Tina Adkins Special to the Sun Journal Wingstop has finally opened its doors to the public in New Bern The wait is over for a Wingstop in New Bern. Wed, 28 Jun 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/0daf45a2-36ad-5da6-943b-449c2c2cd1f9 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/wingstop-has-finally-opened-its-doors-to-the-public-in-new-bern/article_0daf45a2-36ad-5da6-943b-449c2c2cd1f9.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Metronet goes live for all James City residents James City — June 28, 2023— Metronet today announced that residents and businesses in James City now have access to 100% fiber optic internet with access to Metronet’s multi-gigabit service. As Metronet’s service becomes available throughout the community, residents will… Wed, 28 Jun 2023 01:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/ca324e76-15ae-5446-9805-8d1b6cd8d594 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/metronet-goes-live-for-all-james-city-residents/article_ca324e76-15ae-5446-9805-8d1b6cd8d594.html By The Sun Journal Developer submits petition to build Wawa in Eastern North Carolina A developer has submitted a petition to the city of Jacksonville that if passed, could bring a very popular gas station and convenience store to the area. Mon, 19 Jun 2023 10:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/9ac6e37f-95b2-54a3-960c-12fd7b8a613a https://www.newbernsj.com/news/developer-submits-petition-to-build-wawa-in-eastern-north-carolina/article_9ac6e37f-95b2-54a3-960c-12fd7b8a613a.html By Morgan Starling The Sun Journal Non-profit Farmer's Market in New Bern brings foot traffic by the thousands to small businesses The New Bern-Craven County Area Farmer’s Market in downtown New Bern has grown exponentially from 10 vendors when it opened in 1984, to now averaging about 88 vendors every Saturday. Thu, 15 Jun 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/50a7681a-de53-5f71-8687-10365be61419 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/non-profit-farmers-market-in-new-bern-brings-foot-traffic-by-the-thousands-to-small/article_50a7681a-de53-5f71-8687-10365be61419.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Sports betting legalized in North Carolina During a ceremony at the Spectrum Center, at 11:17AM on June 14, 2023, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper signed HB347 into law, hereby legalizing sports wagering in the Tar Heel State. Wed, 14 Jun 2023 06:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/eec4b430-d8e0-5ccb-939a-bd4c4bf5d028 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/sports-betting-legalized-in-north-carolina/article_eec4b430-d8e0-5ccb-939a-bd4c4bf5d028.html The Sun Journal Staff ENC funeral home closes doors after investigation found multiple infractions with client care A funeral home in Kinston closed last month due to at least five violations which led to the revoke of permits, suspension of licenses, and civil penalties. Tue, 13 Jun 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/d4d5e650-8436-5a87-a8cc-d2ed1fd31f8a https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/enc-funeral-home-closes-doors-after-investigation-found-multiple-infractions-with-client-care/article_d4d5e650-8436-5a87-a8cc-d2ed1fd31f8a.html By Anna Kathryn Creech The Free Press NC Supreme Court justice awards New Bern lawyer On Thursday, May 18, 2023, Chief Justice Paul Newby of the North Carolina Supreme Court presented to Charles K. (“Ken”) McCotter, Jr. of New Bern, NC, the prestigious Chief Justice’s Professionalism Award from the Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism (CJCP).… Tue, 13 Jun 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/0a70dab0-6d33-5025-a553-dce4935a6e62 https://www.newbernsj.com/announcements/nc-supreme-court-justice-awards-new-bern-lawyer/article_0a70dab0-6d33-5025-a553-dce4935a6e62.html By The Sun Journal Staff 234-acre waterfront parcel purchased in New Bern. Here is what we know. According to a local real estate developer, more than 200 acres has been purchased in New Bern in order to develop luxury lodging and recreational opportunities. Fri, 09 Jun 2023 10:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/d49bbce9-b631-5d7e-9c03-3ed1a9f39d54 https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/234-acre-waterfront-parcel-purchased-in-new-bern-here-is-what-we-know/article_d49bbce9-b631-5d7e-9c03-3ed1a9f39d54.html By The Sun Journal Staff Craven County lawmaker to oversee bringing untapped drone industry to North Carolina Raleigh — The North Carolina Advanced Air Mobility Joint Legislative Caucus (drone caucus) was launched with a morning meeting for members of the legislature, who were given an industry update from the Aerox President, followed by an exciting presentation by… Fri, 09 Jun 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/7f6a5dbc-e6ad-5997-a99e-57ef8ab8a200 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/craven-county-lawmaker-to-oversee-bringing-untapped-drone-industry-to-north-carolina/article_7f6a5dbc-e6ad-5997-a99e-57ef8ab8a200.html By The Sun Journal Staff Craven CC’s coveted Barbering program gets a new style and community support Craven Community College (Craven CC) hosted a ribbon cutting for the grand opening of its newly renovated barbering studio on June 7. Dozens of college employees, students, and community members filled the studio and lined the hallway to support the… Fri, 09 Jun 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/6bbf2aa3-a4ec-5585-b26a-a4c61e672d0c https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/craven-cc-s-coveted-barbering-program-gets-a-new-style-and-community-support/article_6bbf2aa3-a4ec-5585-b26a-a4c61e672d0c.html By Holly Desrosier Craven Community College New bill looks to save independently-owned pharmacies. What it means for Eastern North Carolina A Lenoir County lawmaker want to bring back the days of the local independent drugstore — a place where you could not only get medicines, but other items that larger chains couldn’t or wouldn’t provide. Thu, 01 Jun 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/a445be22-2d0f-5177-8e24-796dfc0091c9 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/new-bill-looks-to-save-independently-owned-pharmacies-what-it-means-for-eastern-north-carolina/article_a445be22-2d0f-5177-8e24-796dfc0091c9.html By Keith Byers The Sun Journal A Taste of New Bern: After branching out, this local chef is kicking up comfort food his way This feature is part of a Sun Journal series where we explore the diversity of local chefs in New Bern called “A Taste of New Bern”. Thu, 25 May 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/ead18949-d6cd-5cb3-b388-550fc70122d1 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/a-taste-of-new-bern-after-branching-out-this-local-chef-is-kicking-up-comfort/article_ead18949-d6cd-5cb3-b388-550fc70122d1.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Locals turn boutique on Pollock Street into new 'drinkery', equipped with DIY concoctions When locals Mari Schultz and Dan Hand saw a Facebook post announcing a space at 317 Pollock Street would soon be available, the two were immediately intrigued. Wed, 17 May 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/024dc7fc-1656-5e49-bc99-0a3c75cb2b83 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/locals-turn-boutique-on-pollock-street-into-new-drinkery-equipped-with-diy-concoctions/article_024dc7fc-1656-5e49-bc99-0a3c75cb2b83.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Morehead City restaurant to be featured on America's Best Restaurants A Morehead City restaurant will be featured on America’s Best Restaurants later this month. Mon, 08 May 2023 12:45:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/4323952e-fef0-5883-9780-555071d355d1 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/morehead-city-restaurant-to-be-featured-on-americas-best-restaurants/article_4323952e-fef0-5883-9780-555071d355d1.html By Morgan Starling The Sun Journal Thinking of starting a small business in Craven County? Here's 8 free local seminars that can help Thinking Of Starting A Small Business — Here’s 8 Upcoming Free Local Seminars That Can Help You! Mon, 08 May 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/7d285127-3850-5a06-b41f-dd06a5df7acd https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/thinking-of-starting-a-small-business-in-craven-county-heres-8-free-local-seminars-that/article_7d285127-3850-5a06-b41f-dd06a5df7acd.html By The Sun Journal Staff Craven County will soon begin scouting property for a second industrial park. Here's what we know As a result of booming success in the Craven County Industrial Park (CCIP), Craven County’s Economic Development Department will soon begin scouting properties around the county for a second industrial park. Thu, 27 Apr 2023 05:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/43865874-aacd-5ae7-859a-8c1a910598ba https://www.newbernsj.com/news/craven-county-will-soon-begin-scouting-property-for-a-second-industrial-park-heres-what-we/article_43865874-aacd-5ae7-859a-8c1a910598ba.html By : Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal These Craven County employers, employees were awarded for their safety efforts. Find out who they are The N.C. Department of Labor will recognize area employers and employees at the agency’s annual safety awards banquet held at noon on Wednesday, April 19, in Kinston at the Wild Oaths. Thu, 20 Apr 2023 17:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/5778865a-679e-5355-8dc1-3b468ea65592 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/these-craven-county-employers-employees-were-awarded-for-their-safety-efforts-find-out-who-they/article_5778865a-679e-5355-8dc1-3b468ea65592.html By The Sun Journal A Taste of New Bern: Baxter's Chef Maravelas brings marvelous masterpieces with tasty tapas menu This feature is part of a Sun Journal series where we explore the diversity of local chefs in New Bern called “A Taste of New Bern”. Thu, 20 Apr 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/6ced0908-009b-59de-bfb6-2e8b52f1cdac https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/a-taste-of-new-bern-baxters-chef-maravelas-brings-marvelous-masterpieces-with-tasty-tapas-menu/article_6ced0908-009b-59de-bfb6-2e8b52f1cdac.html By : Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal New downtown bar set to open with more than one kind of spirits, an unexpected ghostly guest As soon as David Williamson learned that Mike’s Jewelers was vacating 222 Middle St. in downtown New Bern, he knew he had to jump at the chance to snag the property. So, he signed a lease with the building’s owner,… Mon, 17 Apr 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/a49ac660-7f04-5c6a-9548-c81607b50885 https://www.newbernsj.com/features/new-downtown-bar-set-to-open-with-more-than-one-kind-of-spirits-an-unexpected/article_a49ac660-7f04-5c6a-9548-c81607b50885.html By : Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal New Bern veteran-owned coffee shop rebrands, reopens with name deriving from Latin word ‘soldier’.   A New Bern Army veteran is back in the coffee business after a yearlong hiatus. Fri, 14 Apr 2023 03:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/a5d82e10-037d-58fa-a245-e2133c6b0e10 https://www.newbernsj.com/features/new-bern-veteran-owned-coffee-shop-rebrands-reopens-with-name-deriving-from-latin-word-soldier/article_a5d82e10-037d-58fa-a245-e2133c6b0e10.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Keller Williams to host Bear Necessities Golf Classic, raising money for New Bern High upgrades Friday, April 14, Keller Williams New Bern will host their inaugural Golf Classic to raise money for the company’s RED Day event in May, where 200 volunteers from their local real estate office will gather to renovate New Bern High… Thu, 13 Apr 2023 15:45:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/9328a59d-24c5-5a34-8651-1246ad4fa75e https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/keller-williams-to-host-bear-necessities-golf-classic-raising-money-for-new-bern-high-upgrades/article_9328a59d-24c5-5a34-8651-1246ad4fa75e.html By: Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal A Taste of New Bern: Executive chef brings Sicilian roots to town through Cork Wine Bar and Bistro This feature is part of a Sun Journal series where we explore the diversity of local chefs in New Bern called “A Taste of New Bern”. Wed, 12 Apr 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/9467dbfe-1c61-511a-ae10-f09b85744a70 https://www.newbernsj.com/features/a-taste-of-new-bern-executive-chef-brings-sicilian-roots-to-town-through-cork-wine/article_9467dbfe-1c61-511a-ae10-f09b85744a70.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Havelock becomes first in state to install self-service kayak share program at Slocum Creek Park Havelock officials have teamed up with a company from Michigan to bring a new amenity for the city’s residents. Wed, 12 Apr 2023 04:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/5b442da6-4280-5753-952f-1939c328384b https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/havelock-becomes-first-in-state-to-install-self-service-kayak-share-program-at-slocum-creek/article_5b442da6-4280-5753-952f-1939c328384b.html By: Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Coastal Carolina Regional Airport increasing daily flight options on American Airlines New Bern (April 11, 2023) — Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) and American Airlines are pleased to announce five daily flights connecting travelers through Charlotte to destinations of their choice all around the world. Tue, 11 Apr 2023 10:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/98b39271-a9e9-53d4-819a-0bd115faa940 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/coastal-carolina-regional-airport-increasing-daily-flight-options-on-american-airlines/article_98b39271-a9e9-53d4-819a-0bd115faa940.html By The Sun Journal FRCE secures future C-130 workload, plans for 200-plus new jobs MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT — Fleet Readiness Center East (FRCE) will expand its support of military aviators when the depot takes on maintenance, repair and overhaul duties for Navy and Marine Corps C/KC-130J Super Hercules and C/KC-130T Hercules… Thu, 06 Apr 2023 09:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/e38e0e8c-822d-5b83-b9d3-68917e94cedf https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/frce-secures-future-c-130-workload-plans-for-200-plus-new-jobs/article_e38e0e8c-822d-5b83-b9d3-68917e94cedf.html By The Sun Journal New Bern aldermen postpone vote to submit Pepsi museum grant until next meeting New Bern Board of Aldermen have tabled the vote to submit a grant on behalf of Bradham’s Legacy for a proposed Pepsi museum in New Bern during their Tuesday meeting. Thu, 30 Mar 2023 13:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/823e4117-fe79-5a38-9076-e9f283fcb705 https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/new-bern-aldermen-postpone-vote-to-submit-pepsi-museum-grant-until-next-meeting/article_823e4117-fe79-5a38-9076-e9f283fcb705.html By Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Helping to bring New Bern back to life, Moffat-Thomas embodies individual leadership Susan Moffat-Thomas has a long history in New Bern, dating back to 1981 when she moved here. Thu, 30 Mar 2023 01:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/731c7534-f2b3-5fc4-aaa5-99afe3dbfbe9 https://www.newbernsj.com/features/helping-to-bring-new-bern-back-to-life-moffat-thomas-embodies-individual-leadership/article_731c7534-f2b3-5fc4-aaa5-99afe3dbfbe9.html By Caramia Valentin Sun Journal ENC Home and Outdoor Living Expo featuring the Artisan Market this Saturday at Riverfront Convention Center Located at the Riverfront Convention Center of Craven County, the 2023 Home & Outdoor Expo will offer over 110 indoor and outdoor exhibitors showcasing their products and services. Thu, 30 Mar 2023 01:15:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/33dd5f61-b31d-5cfa-a703-d9ade3326607 https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/enc-home-and-outdoor-living-expo-featuring-the-artisan-market-this-saturday-at-riverfront-convention/article_33dd5f61-b31d-5cfa-a703-d9ade3326607.html By The Sun Journal Staff Receiving Business Leadership Award, Trader Construction showcases more than 60 years of community involvement Trader Construction Company is the 2023 recipient of the Community Fabric Award for Business Leadership, presented by the Craven Community College Foundation. Tue, 28 Mar 2023 01:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/76e914fd-b985-5e7c-a788-a0dd0eb90e24 https://www.newbernsj.com/features/receiving-business-leadership-award-trader-construction-showcases-more-than-60-years-of-community-involvement/article_76e914fd-b985-5e7c-a788-a0dd0eb90e24.html By Caramia Valentin Sun Journal New Bern inches closer to becoming the home of the world's first Pepsi museum Discussions have remained ongoing between the city of New Bern and Pepsi regarding the city becoming the home of the world’s first and only Pepsi museum. A new grant application may be the final step in bringing it to fruition Fri, 24 Mar 2023 15:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/66973bd0-2f6b-5fed-ad37-f841ef250ea6 https://www.newbernsj.com/entertainment/new-bern-inches-closer-to-becoming-the-home-of-the-worlds-first-pepsi-museum/article_66973bd0-2f6b-5fed-ad37-f841ef250ea6.html By Caramia Valentine Sun Journal Coastal Carolina Regional Airport responds to growing demands with major expansion project Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) in New Bern responds to growing demands of the region with a major terminal expansion project that will increase the size of EWN by approximately 20%. Funds for the project came from Federal Aviation Authority… Thu, 23 Mar 2023 10:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/310c49d0-9ced-55f7-9b27-62ca5dcae75c https://www.newbernsj.com/features/coastal-carolina-regional-airport-responds-to-growing-demands-with-major-expansion-project/article_310c49d0-9ced-55f7-9b27-62ca5dcae75c.html By Caramia Valentin Sun Journal Did you know? Visit New Bern not just for visitors Melissa Riggle is the executive director for the Craven County Tourism Development Authority. This is the first installment of a new tourism column between the TDA and New Bern Sun Journal. Mon, 20 Mar 2023 01:30:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/9ad1a249-5c08-55a1-a60e-0b0635929546 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/did-you-know-visit-new-bern-not-just-for-visitors/article_9ad1a249-5c08-55a1-a60e-0b0635929546.html By Melissa Riggle Executive Director Craven County Tourism Portion of New Bern's Lowes Blvd looking to be rezoned for commercial use A portion of land between Trent Road and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd in New Bern is looking to be rezoned for commercial use. Thu, 16 Mar 2023 02:00:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/b4518d3b-4a88-59be-b19e-8f1210ed8de5 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/portion-of-new-berns-lowes-blvd-looking-to-be-rezoned-for-commercial-use/article_b4518d3b-4a88-59be-b19e-8f1210ed8de5.html By Trevor Dunnell Regional News Editor Who are the 2023 recipients of the Craven CC Foundation Community Fabric Awards? Find out here NEW BERN — The Craven Community College (Craven CC) Foundation announces recipients of the 13th annual Community Fabric Awards (CFA), an annual event that celebrates leadership excellence in the community. Fri, 10 Mar 2023 16:15:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/a8f6cf6b-d31c-52fd-8966-1a3431786703 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/who-are-the-2023-recipients-of-the-craven-cc-foundation-community-fabric-awards-find-out/article_a8f6cf6b-d31c-52fd-8966-1a3431786703.html By The Sun Journal Staff Marine recruitment down, in part due to vaccine mandates. Rep. Greg Murphy leads letter for change Rep. Greg Murphy (NC-03) is leading a letter to Commandant of the Marine Corps General David H. Berger to address the recruitment shortage, which he said is in large part due to the vaccine mandates. Fri, 10 Mar 2023 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/53144737-cd32-5a7c-aa87-1cfaaa2d3043 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/marine-recruitment-down-in-part-due-to-vaccine-mandates-rep-greg-murphy-leads-letter-for/article_53144737-cd32-5a7c-aa87-1cfaaa2d3043.html By Morgan Starling The Daily News Heron Hospitality completes phase one of first investment in New Bern, The Harvey Mansion Heron Hospitality completes phase one of their restoration of the historic Harvey Mansion in downtown New Bern. Thu, 09 Mar 2023 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/c6ead2ba-f152-5f21-b630-44a69ba8f879 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/heron-hospitality-completes-phase-one-of-first-investment-in-new-bern-the-harvey-mansion/article_c6ead2ba-f152-5f21-b630-44a69ba8f879.html By: Caramia Valentin The Sun Journal Coastal Carolina Regional Airport to see major improvements with multi-million-dollar grant Coastal Carolina Regional Airport is about to see a major expansion and several improvements with the help of a multi-million-dollar grant. Mon, 27 Feb 2023 15:30:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/e9ac4626-aaa0-558b-8625-c0dc7955c4ad https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/coastal-carolina-regional-airport-to-see-major-improvements-with-multi-million-dollar-grant/article_e9ac4626-aaa0-558b-8625-c0dc7955c4ad.html By Sun Journal Staff New music and entertainment venue opening Saturday in downtown New Bern One of downtown New Bern’s premier historic buildings will reopen in grand style Saturday with the launch of a new high-end music and entertainment venue. Wed, 01 Feb 2023 12:57:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/c509245c-f295-52d5-be3b-e5d28502d83c https://www.newbernsj.com/news/new-music-and-entertainment-venue-opening-saturday-in-downtown-new-bern/article_c509245c-f295-52d5-be3b-e5d28502d83c.html By Todd Wetherington Sun Journal Reporter New Duffyfield deli and grill offers unique ‘loaded’ menu at affordable prices Divine intervention. Fri, 20 Jan 2023 11:57:00 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/7eb62d28-6f03-5333-a5cd-e8a4d976cdb2 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/new-duffyfield-deli-and-grill-offers-unique-loaded-menu-at-affordable-prices/article_7eb62d28-6f03-5333-a5cd-e8a4d976cdb2.html By Todd Wetherington Sun Journal Reporter How hot is the real estate market near New Bern? Home sale prices rise to $240K How did Craven County's housing market do in July? The median price for a house in 2022 was higher than 2021. Wed, 19 Oct 2022 19:28:07 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/8533604c-b260-5d75-9b6e-63a44098df44 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/how-hot-is-the-real-estate-market-near-new-bern-home-sale-prices-rise-to/article_8533604c-b260-5d75-9b6e-63a44098df44.html Sun Journal Sean Lahman USA TODAY NETWORK Vote now to pick winners in the 2022 readers’ choice awards Categories include best restaurant, best clothing store, best place to take the kids, and more. Fri, 22 Jul 2022 10:46:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/364081d1-fe7e-55d9-ae94-255207a10314 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/vote-now-to-pick-winners-in-the-2022-readers-choice-awards/article_364081d1-fe7e-55d9-ae94-255207a10314.html Sun Journal By USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures Nominate your favorite businesses for the 2022 readers’ choice awards Do you have a favorite place in town to get coffee or to go shopping, whether it’s for clothes or tools? Thu, 05 May 2022 10:38:28 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/543ec8ea-5ae8-52de-94b4-97cd1eb21753 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/nominate-your-favorite-businesses-for-the-2022-readers-choice-awards/article_543ec8ea-5ae8-52de-94b4-97cd1eb21753.html Sun Journal By USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures 'Game changer' for community nonprofits: Gannett Foundation relaunches multimillion-dollar crowdfunding and grant program Nonprofit and municipal organizations with projects aimed at building their communities may apply to the 2020 A... Wed, 26 Aug 2020 11:18:51 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/c8c82a63-23b5-5951-ae68-ada30272664b https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/game-changer-for-community-nonprofits-gannett-foundation-relaunches-multimillion-dollar-crowdfunding-and-grant-program/article_c8c82a63-23b5-5951-ae68-ada30272664b.html Sun Journal BY JOEL SHANNON, Sun Journal Tobacco crops took brunt of damage from Hurricane Isaias Local field crops, particularly tobacco, suffered more damage as a result of Hurricane Isaias than previously... 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Thu, 16 Jul 2020 08:43:24 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/f6753212-43ff-5340-a70c-4d6c95918a70 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-timing-your-real-estate-transaction/article_f6753212-43ff-5340-a70c-4d6c95918a70.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery, More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Examining the debt snowball Dear Dave, What exactly is the debt snowball, and why is it such an important part of your plan? Lee Dear Lee, The... Thu, 16 Jul 2020 08:40:26 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/c1da8ce5-45c4-5a53-9357-af7aa4669a86 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-examining-the-debt-snowball/article_c1da8ce5-45c4-5a53-9357-af7aa4669a86.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey, More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Evaluating insurance needs Dear Dave, Last year I got a divorce. I’m 32, a teacher and a single mom. I’m on Baby Step 2 right now,... Thu, 02 Jul 2020 00:01:00 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/6f0b858d-dc2e-59b1-b923-5e0042b2dc60 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-evaluating-insurance-needs/article_6f0b858d-dc2e-59b1-b923-5e0042b2dc60.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey, More Content Now Dear Monty: Is raising the price $5,000 for buyer closing cost illegal? Reader Question: I recently sold a home, and the buyer didn’t have enough money for closing costs. They asked... Wed, 01 Jul 2020 13:28:42 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/0f08938f-f424-5781-8603-5f934660976c https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-is-raising-the-price-5-000-for-buyer-closing-cost-illegal/article_0f08938f-f424-5781-8603-5f934660976c.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery, More Content Now BRIEFS BRIEF Free tax help available New Bern VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) reopened its free tax return... Thu, 18 Jun 2020 09:28:01 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/f93def44-8efd-5590-9e0a-681842c34b4f https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/briefs/article_f93def44-8efd-5590-9e0a-681842c34b4f.html Sun Journal Sun, Journal Staff Dear Monty: Deadlines on home sale documents critical Reader Question: What time limit to respond is best on my offer as a buyer? ​Monty’s Answer: ​An... Thu, 18 Jun 2020 00:03:58 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/ef6d9b05-8f09-5d3d-bd9a-aa7dbf4ca8ad https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-deadlines-on-home-sale-documents-critical/article_ef6d9b05-8f09-5d3d-bd9a-aa7dbf4ca8ad.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery, More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Saving for college Dear Dave, What percentage of our income should we save for our kids’ education? We know you recommend setting... 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Thu, 04 Jun 2020 08:58:43 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/d2e82c66-7cef-504e-9a59-30c9519fe34b https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-remodel-or-build-new/article_d2e82c66-7cef-504e-9a59-30c9519fe34b.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery, More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Is it a good idea to combine finances before marriage? Dear Dave, Is it okay to combine finances with someone and start working on a budget before you marry them? I just... Thu, 04 Jun 2020 08:51:44 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/76540823-0e7d-538a-9c6c-9f17a41e88ae https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-is-it-a-good-idea-to-combine-finances-before-marriage/article_76540823-0e7d-538a-9c6c-9f17a41e88ae.html Sun Journal Staff Writer, Sun Journal Dave Ramsey: First, understand the problem Dear Dave, I feel truly blessed. Even with everything that is going on these days, I still have a steady job and a good income. I’m thinking about taking some money out of my savings account in or… Thu, 14 May 2020 09:59:58 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/3e2d6ad7-3aa4-575d-a278-6bb10dd67b5d https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-first-understand-the-problem/article_3e2d6ad7-3aa4-575d-a278-6bb10dd67b5d.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey More Content Now Dear Monty: Can a for-sale-by-owner pay a commission to an agent for finding the buyer? Reader Question: My house is for-sale-by-owner. I want to avoid the commission. I have people coming to see the house, but it has been almost three weeks, and none of them have come forward yet with … Wed, 13 May 2020 10:38:57 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/b5c50d68-ab05-55f4-aa07-48a3f062e827 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-can-a-for-sale-by-owner-pay-a-commission-to-an-agent-for/article_b5c50d68-ab05-55f4-aa07-48a3f062e827.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Tithe on stimulus check? Dear Dave, Should my wife and I tithe on our stimulus checks? She thinks we should, but I’m not sure. In my mind, we already gave our money to Caesar - so to speak - and now he’s just giving… Thu, 07 May 2020 10:01:36 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/74be0331-0a19-5685-b92b-06f44e1fdfe4 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-tithe-on-stimulus-check/article_74be0331-0a19-5685-b92b-06f44e1fdfe4.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey More Content Now FEMA flood maps bring insurance changes for New Bern properties New Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) floodplain maps that become effective June 19 will change the flood designation for hundreds of properties throughout New Bern. The City of New Ber… Fri, 01 May 2020 14:40:32 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/13a73b25-d321-507c-b228-3a1ba895583b https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/fema-flood-maps-bring-insurance-changes-for-new-bern-properties/article_13a73b25-d321-507c-b228-3a1ba895583b.html Sun Journal Todd Wetherington Dave Ramsey: When it comes to family, words don’t always do the trick Dear Dave, I’m debt-free except for my home, and it is all because I started following your plan four years ago. I’m even on track to pay off my mortgage in eight years. With all the scary economi… Wed, 22 Apr 2020 16:51:18 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/f8d5d68f-8a82-5183-9ea0-d30a65cfaf4f https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-when-it-comes-to-family-words-don-t-always-do-the-trick/article_f8d5d68f-8a82-5183-9ea0-d30a65cfaf4f.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey, More Content Now Local farmers face processing, pricing drought Area farmers still recovering from the lingering effects of Hurricane Florence have been hit with another, far different storm in the form of COVID-19. According to local agriculture experts, the imp… Wed, 22 Apr 2020 14:37:18 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/334082bd-ff13-5d66-a892-a39cb892402d https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/local-farmers-face-processing-pricing-drought/article_334082bd-ff13-5d66-a892-a39cb892402d.html Sun Journal Todd Wetherington Dave Ramsey: Examine your business needs carefully Dear Dave, I own a small company, and we lease the building we operate from. As an entrepreneur, how do you know when it is time to stop leasing and buy a place of your own? Peter Dear Peter… Wed, 15 Apr 2020 20:45:10 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/2da38e44-4d26-5618-938f-4464473fefe4 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-examine-your-business-needs-carefully/article_2da38e44-4d26-5618-938f-4464473fefe4.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey, More Content Now Dear Monty: Should I rent or buy a home? Reader Question: I am 65. I have been living in Alabama since 2004. I lived with a family member who has since passed away. Now I am out on my own renting a house. I have had an excellent job… Wed, 01 Apr 2020 21:34:54 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/3dbbdfce-68d4-574e-bded-68f5492e8574 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-should-i-rent-or-buy-a-home/article_3dbbdfce-68d4-574e-bded-68f5492e8574.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery More Content Now Dear Monty column: Four reasons to track home improvements Reader Question: We recently listed our home for sale. A potential buyer wants us to give them a list of expenses to explain why our list price was higher than what we had paid. Is this a reasonable … Wed, 25 Mar 2020 10:36:46 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/65655021-7044-552a-851c-efc5a7df28c3 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-column-four-reasons-to-track-home-improvements/article_65655021-7044-552a-851c-efc5a7df28c3.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery More Content Now Dave Ramsey: Bridging the gap during times like these Dear Dave, In light of recent events in our country, do you have suggestions for things people should think about and plan for if they get laid off from their jobs? Sam Dear Sam, It’s no … Wed, 25 Mar 2020 09:37:47 -0400 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/06bfc2be-79eb-508a-a1f9-fae918bb2889 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-bridging-the-gap-during-times-like-these/article_06bfc2be-79eb-508a-a1f9-fae918bb2889.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey, More Content Now Dave Ramsey: It’s a better idea to preplan Dear Dave, My husband passed away last year at just 45 years old. We always tried to be careful with our money, and we were in good enough shape financially that I paid for his funeral with cash. … Wed, 19 Feb 2020 09:42:07 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/bd2176d4-c42c-5c6f-8487-61ab7bca999c https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dave-ramsey-it-s-a-better-idea-to-preplan/article_bd2176d4-c42c-5c6f-8487-61ab7bca999c.html Sun Journal Dave Ramsey More Content Now Dear Monty: Six options to consider when the house appraised low Reader Question: The seller canceled escrow when the house appraised for less than what it was listed. I (the buyer) am stuck with the appraisal fees. Who is responsible for the fees I paid? What are… Wed, 19 Feb 2020 09:37:06 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/6dc50b36-8566-5c8c-b017-78057017db9d https://www.newbernsj.com/news/business/dear-monty-six-options-to-consider-when-the-house-appraised-low/article_6dc50b36-8566-5c8c-b017-78057017db9d.html Sun Journal Richard Montgomery More Content Now New Bern Get Your Color On to dissolve The nonprofit cancer organization New Bern Get Your Color On board (formerly known as New Bern Get Your Pink On) has decided to dissolve the New Bern Get Your Color On organization and 501. The decis… Wed, 18 Dec 2019 14:32:06 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/8af79af2-c5b6-504d-8e80-9adc44d0ea8f https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/new-bern-get-your-color-on-to-dissolve/article_8af79af2-c5b6-504d-8e80-9adc44d0ea8f.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday Essays Volunteering To Me by Elizabeth Peluso To me volunteering is going out teaching kids and adults about things or giving away things, helping people or even just watching a child so the parents can … Thu, 05 Dec 2019 12:42:25 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/12d89732-f407-5c14-95a2-19c38e9243c2 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday-essays/article_12d89732-f407-5c14-95a2-19c38e9243c2.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - Coastal Women's Shelter Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. 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We will be featuring local nonprofits. Thi… Mon, 02 Dec 2019 15:32:21 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/963edf4c-e2be-5cbf-a47d-6279a10dc38a https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---colonial-capital-humane-society/article_963edf4c-e2be-5cbf-a47d-6279a10dc38a.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - Craven County Community Foundation Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. 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Thi… Fri, 29 Nov 2019 12:24:18 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/44e7135c-786a-5850-92ba-adaf7e144f39 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---craven-arts-council-gallery/article_44e7135c-786a-5850-92ba-adaf7e144f39.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - True Justice International Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. Thi… Wed, 27 Nov 2019 11:56:14 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/929de43f-a1f1-5f14-9e6e-0063c27dc92f https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---true-justice-international/article_929de43f-a1f1-5f14-9e6e-0063c27dc92f.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - Habitat for Humanity of Craven County Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. Thi… Fri, 22 Nov 2019 12:34:11 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/2859f824-dbc3-5b25-beb4-cc316f35edcf https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---habitat-for-humanity-of-craven-county/article_2859f824-dbc3-5b25-beb4-cc316f35edcf.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - Twin Rivers YMCA Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. Thi… Thu, 21 Nov 2019 13:46:08 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/693e12b8-4ac6-558c-8f5b-1419124fba46 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---twin-rivers-ymca/article_693e12b8-4ac6-558c-8f5b-1419124fba46.html Sun Journal Staff Writer Giving Tuesday - The Filling Station, Inc. Editor’s note: The Sun Journal has partnered with the Nonprofit Council from the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce as part of the Giving Tuesday initiative. We will be featuring local nonprofits. Thi… Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:52:39 -0500 http://www.newbernsj.com/tncms/asset/editorial/45af381e-d6bb-5a9b-891b-b8820f7a52e5 https://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/giving-tuesday---the-filling-station-inc/article_45af381e-d6bb-5a9b-891b-b8820f7a52e5.html Sun Journal Staff Writer