Weekend Update – Aug. 28-30

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SATURDAY Olde Beaufort Farmer’s Market. 8:30am-1pm. This weekly market is held at Courthouse Square in Beaufort. Visitors can expect local foods, arts, crafts and more. Details: www.beaufortfarmersmarket.com. Paddle the Roosevelt Natural Area. Explore tidal flats and quiet backwaters as you become aware of the intricate web of life thriving in this pristine natural environment through […]

The Power List

Eight of Carteret County's Most Influential Leaders
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Taped discreetly to the cpu of my office computer, shaded by the stack of papers that sits atop it, is one basic, succinct quote: “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Few people realize it is there, tape curling, corners ripped, its clean Helvetica […]

Get in the Groove

Down East Folk Arts Society Launches its Season
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For more than 20 years, the Down East FolkArts Society has been bringing quality live music to Beaufort and New Bern, September through May. From Americana to blues, country to folk, the artists who visit through the annual series bring an array of talents to the stage and a fresh sound in a sea of […]

Weekend Update – August 21-23

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FRIDAY Laser Light Show & Dance Party. 7:30-10:30pm. Swansboro hosts these youth and teen dances in the town hall community room. The cost is $15 per child. Family and group rates are available. Details: 910-326-2600. SATURDAY Olde Beaufort Farmer’s Market. 8:30am-1pm. This weekly market is held at Courthouse Square in Beaufort. Visitors can expect local […]