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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

Brunswick Civil War Round Table Meeting

By Chuck Roedema, director and communications chairman of the Brunswick Civil War Round Table What: Brunswick Civil War Round Table Meeting When: Tuesday, April 2nd Where: Southport Trinity United Methodist Church 209 E. Nash St. Info: 253-7382 The events

Letter from the Editor

As the sun beams down to warm our upturned cheeks, our souls begin to stretch and move in the reprieve from winter. It’s as if recess has begun in our adult hearts—spring means the return of flowers, butterflies, and more

Let’s Roll!

As the streets of Southport start filling up with more and more people, one thing being added this year is a daytime tour company to take residents and visitors through the history and beauty of the City of Southport. There

Local Cartoons

Do you remember when Oak Island was Long Beach? Robin Schuster, the community center manager for the Town of St. James does! Check out her cartoon about the good ol’ days here, and be sure to leave a comment about

Legal checklist for newlyweds

By: Grant Steadman and Rick Parrotte, local attorneys at law The months preceding and following a marriage are an exciting and busy time in a couple’s life. Among the hustle and excitement, it is important for a newlywed couple to

Wedding Tips from Local Pros

• “Have a budget! Expenses can get way out of hand when it comes to wedding planning. Flowers can be really expensive, but if you have it in your budget, my advice would be to use a good florist for

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