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June 2013

As the production of each issue comes to a close, an unplanned theme begins to emerge. Sure, January’s pet edition and the wedding focus of February are fairly easy to pin down. This month, however, community and family reign high.

Independence Day in America

John Banks of Boiling Spring Lakes nominated The NC 4th of July Festival as a top community celebration in Johnsonville’s nationwide search for the “Best of US!”   He was notified the festival has been selected as one of 20 top

Among the Clouds

Hot-Air Balloon Event Monday, May 27th • 6:45 a.m. Behind Surf Cinema, 4874 Long Beach Rd., Southport RE/MAX Community Brokers is sponsoring a hot-air balloon early Memorial Day morning to take guests high in the sky. It comes as no

Dancing the Night Away

Press release for the Brunswick Center at Southport: First Annual Brunswick County Senior Prom Friday, May 24th 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Brunswick Center 1513 N. Howe St., Southport $10 • Light up the night in Hollywood! BrightStar presents the

I’m on ‘Turtle Time’

In the wee hours of the full moon, I wake to the bright night flooding me in brilliant moonlight. I can clearly see the marsh and hear the melodic waves of Oak Island’s beach music. I feel connected to the

May 2013

As May flowers begin to bloom, so do the sea turtles return to our shores in a primeval ritual of growth. Mother turtles will lay eggs, which will hatch throughout the summer season, in a new cycle of birth. Babies will

A Note of Thanks

Put Together The Pieces, The Autism/Asperger’s Support Group Of The Oak Island/Southport Area, would like to express their gratitude to those who have contributed to our Autism Awareness Day event: Southport Parks & Recreation Brunswick County Parks & Rec Perry

Call for Artists

Calling all artists: sculptors, soap and candle makers, wood workers, painters, quilters, photographers, and bakers. You are invited to showcase your work at Southport Christian School’s Annual Spring Fest on Saturday, May 11th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Franklin Square Park.

Silver Coast Winery – Spring 2013

By Josh Pittman and David Thorp The story of Silver Coast Winery is that owner Maryann Azzato was having difficulty finding enjoyable wines when she moved here—so she decided to make her own! In 2002, she and her husband, Dr.

April 2013

With spring now in full gear, we can really embrace the season. We are ready to let go of winter doldrums. It’s time to get our knees dirty in gardening or enjoy a warm breeze oceanside. It’s time to just go with

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