Surf City Ocean Pier is seeking sponsors and volunteers for its July Children’s Fishing Competition.
Brothers Holden and Hunter Griffeth open a mobile surf school on Topsail Island.
N.C. Coastal Land Trust’s purchase of Hutaff Island forever protects the last privately owned undeveloped barrier island in North Carolina.
Pender Education Partnership hosts its Open Mic Night fundraiser on June 2.
Alive After Five concerts return to Hampstead starting Friday, May 20.
All Saints Catholic Church raises $3.1 million to build a new church in Hampstead.
Pender AmeriCorps Seniors seeks volunteers for its RSVP programs.
Dave Longo shares the story behind the business he and his wife, Kara Longo, started in 2015 in Hampstead.
Meet the namesakes of the Earl G. & Inez Batts Recreation Complex in Surf City.
For more than 25 years The Skate Barn in Hampstead has been the go-to for skateboarders from near and far.
At Hampstead Preschool of the Arts children are empowered to take risks in learning by providing a setting fostering self-esteem, confidence and respect.
Spike your sweet tea for a truly refreshing cocktail to serve at your upcoming spring cookouts.
Howard Hess, known for bringing tennis to the Topsail area, is back at it with pickleball and the Belvedere Pickleball Center.
Picnic Haven and its founders LaRhea Burke and Cai Cee Murgo serve as a story of courage, community inspiration and the importance of relishing life’s special moments.
Rumors of buried treasure persist around Topsail Island, and the best documented story of a search for it occurred before World War II.
Tomatoes stuffed with fresh-made chicken salad make a light and tasty outdoor lunch.
RV travel is booming, and Topsail-area campgrounds are ready for the guests who are flocking to their facilities.
Who wouldn’t love to have a personal chef come to their home and cook them a five-course gourmet meal?
Meet three women who are shaping Holly Ridge with their multifaceted ventures.
Topsail Brewing Company is coming in summer 2022.
Kyle Stenersen of Humble Roots Farm offers an online course in home-grown food.
Meet a few of the teens who live the beach life as Topsail Island residents.
Pender High School coaches are nationally recognized for earning Level 3 Status through the NFHS Learning Center.
Meet a few residents of Topsail Island.
As this series on wellness exploration comes to an end, let’s look at what I didn’t cover and use the momentum from what I learned.
Tortuga’s Nest welcomes back Extreme Dwarfanators Wrestling on Sunday, February 13.
Wendy Russo offers a break for local and visiting parents.
The Protecting Our Beaches and Waterways event is set for February 3, and virtual registrations are still available.
For the past 12 years, ArtExposure has served as an epicenter for the arts in Pender County.
Marsh Creek at Scotts Hill Marina is a destination for boaters with dry boat storage, a convenience store, fuel, a clubhouse and a restaurant, The Sailfish at Marsh Creek Marine.
Waterways, a murderer and seafood: How Sneads Ferry got its name.
Pender County N.C. Cooperative Extension is a resource for farm and garden assistance as well as youth development.
Three women business owners revive an old Surf City shopping complex.
Is there anything better on a winter night than your very own homemade mini chicken pot pie?
Pender County Schools Superintendent Dr. Steven Hill focuses on making education relevant for every student.
Topsail Young Life has been standing by area teens when they need it most for nearly 20 years and is now in search of a new leader.
Burgaw’s annual New Year’s Eve celebration is back live and in person for 2021.
Take an invigorating New Year’s Day hop in the ocean to benefit Share the Table.
Share the Table’s Reverse Advent Calendar invites daily giving.
Three Little Spats Oyster Co has a long lineage in the oystering business yet they’re seeking to change how the public perceives oyster season.
As Chief Ron Shanahan retires, Surf City welcomes Phil Voorhees as the new police chief starting January 1.
Adults love hot chocolate too, especially with a splash of schnapps and my special secret ingredient.
Take his holidays to a deeper level with the gift of massage and reiki therapy.
Topsail Island Trading Company in Surf City, sister store to The Gift Basket in Topsail Beach, is known for its tasty homemade fudge, but there’s a whole lot more to the store.
Meet the people who call Topsail Island home.
A Christmas Tree Lighting is coming to Hampstead Kiwanis Park on December 3.
Get those boats decked out for the 2021 Greater Topsail Christmas Flotilla, or come watch and enjoy the fun.
Pender Early College High School accepts it award as a National Blue Ribbon School in Washington, D.C.
Surf City Line offers cocktails, tacos and amazing beachfront views.
Old Homestead Farm in Rocky Point transforms into a winter wonderland during the holiday season.