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Vvillagers gather around kitchen tables, bickering over the fate of towering trees, some of which have stood for centuries in front of their homes. What does a tree matter if its removal means roads will be improved, argues a man, while an old woman mutters ominously about recuperation in the next life. Outside, majestic oaks …

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Historic Woodside site transformed into a community garden

Historic Woodside site transformed into a community garden

The raised gardens of the Moore-Jackson Cemetery and Community Garden (Photo: Sarah Kerson) January 14, 2022 By Sarah Kerson In 2017, two Woodside residents came together with one goal in mind: to clean up a historic site on 51st Street across from the Woodside homes that had become an eyesore. “It was so overgrown,” said …

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Neighbors express concerns over Sunken Garden renovation

Neighbors express concerns over Sunken Garden renovation

A neighborhood association is calling on the Brackenridge Park Conservancy to allow greater community input for the proposed massive $61.7 million plan to revamp the Sunken Garden Theatre. Residents near the theatre, located in Brackenridge Park, believe the plan could cause a host of different problems. In September, Brackenridge Park Conservancy, along with officials from …

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Port City Small Bites: Tails to Become German Beer Garden, Upcoming Coffee Festival, and More

Port City Small Bites: Tails to Become German Beer Garden, Upcoming Coffee Festival, and More

The building at 115 S. Front St., formerly Tails Piano Bar, is being taken over by restaurateurs from YoSake, Husk and Dram + Morsel to become a German beer garden and restaurant. (Port City Daily/Shea Carver) SOUTHEAST NC – Lots of movement is happening around the Port City with regards to new openings and closings …

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Gillespies, The Greenway Ribbon is the winner of the Start with the Park: St Cuthbert's Garden Village Competition.

Winner of St Cuthbert’s Garden Village competition revealed

Gillespies, The Greenway Ribbon is the winner of the Start with the Park: St Cuthbert’s Garden Village Competition The winner of a competition to design a new greenway and park to form the centerpiece of St Cuthbert’s Garden Village communities has been announced. Gillespies, The Greenway Ribbon is the winner of the Start with the …

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