Archives for December, 2017

The concrete front steps at New Bern City Hall is the first obstacle for people with mobility issues. Google Street

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The following chart is the salary and travel allowance provided to each board member: The Fiscal Year 2017/18 budget includes

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The board of aldermen without a ward system might as well look like this photo, taken just before new board

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The outgoing Board of Aldermen shortly before four aldermen surrendered their seats on Dec. 12. Post photo   Dec. 12

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Members of the new Board of Aldermen moments after taking their seats. They are, from left, Sabrina Bengel, Jamee Harris,

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A little late getting this out; I was a couple of days early last week, so it all balances out.

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3rd Rock Brewing Company has something planned for the back side of this Pollock Street location in New Bern. Google

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3rd Rock Brewing Company has something planned for back side of this Pollock Street location in New Bern. Google Street

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Alderman Sabrina Bengel takes the oath of office after being selected mayor pro tem. Alderman and former mayor pro tem

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  Check out our new radio spot. Thanks to Cole Foster for the voice talent and to 252 Radio.

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Note: This has been corrected since originally posted to reflect that there had never been more than two women on

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Alderman Sabrina Bengel takes the oath of office after being selected mayor pro tem. Alderman Jeff Odham is in the

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CITY OF NEW BERN BOARD OF ALDERMEN MEETING DECEMBER 12, 2017 – 7:00 P.M. CITY HALL COURTROOM 300 POLLOCK STREET

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Three developers persuaded New Bern planning and zoning board members to hold off endorsing a proposed revised street ordinance, saying

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Belk, the North Carolina-based retailer that relies so much on holiday receipts to meet investor expectations, got into some hot

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Bellk Belk found itself in hot water last weekend after it turned away Salvation Army bellringers at its New Bern

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New Bern has been selected as a top retirement destination by Where to Retire, the only magazine in America geared

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Odds and ends I’ve collected over the past week. Could it be? In October, aldermen approved $15,876 to allow for

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The New Bern Firement’s Museum dedicated an important relic — a fire house bell — commemorating the three New Bern

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