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One-Stop Early Voting starts Thursday, will impact some library services

Posted October 13, 2020 at 4:03 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceElectionsLibraryNews ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will have nine locations for one-stop early voting, which begins Thursday, October 15 and ends on Saturday, October … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Libraries reopen for modified in-person services, continue online and curbside offerings

Posted August 13, 2020 at 10:53 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Libraries will begin phasing in more services, including time-limited computer use and quick visits to browse and check-out books, in addition … Read More »

New Hanover County earns five national achievement awards for innovation

Posted July 16, 2020 at 11:13 am     Category: Environmental ManagementFinanceLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been recognized with five Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for the county’s composting program, stormwater management at … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Case Count Now 44, 19 Recovered, CDC Recommends Covering Face in Public, Clarification on Boat Ramp and Marina Closures, County Attractions Online Resources

Posted April 4, 2020 at 6:43 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsFire RescueLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials are investigating two new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total positive case count to 44. Both new cases … Read More »

New Hanover County leaders receive community accolades & appointments

Posted October 25, 2019 at 8:21 am     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty ManagerEmergency ManagementLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Several New Hanover County leaders have been recognized recently with awards, nominations, and appointments for their work in the community and with the county: County … Read More »

Next New Hanover County Public Library Director Chosen

Posted June 3, 2019 at 11:56 am     Category: Human ResourcesLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Paige Owens has been chosen to serve as New Hanover County Public Library’s new director beginning July 1. Owens, who currently serves as the library’s … Read More »

Public Notice: Donation of Surplus Property to Cameron Art Museum

Posted April 29, 2019 at 12:52 pm     Category: FinanceLibraryNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At the meeting scheduled for Monday, May 6, 2019, at 4 p.m., New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will consider a resolution to declare a … Read More »

New Hanover County’s Pine Valley Library to celebrate grand opening on May 6

Posted April 16, 2019 at 1:53 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library’s Pine Valley Branch will open to the public on Monday, May 6. A short dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony will … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Library increases hours of operation at Pleasure Island branch

Posted January 2, 2019 at 2:45 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

 New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Public Library will increase its hours of operation at the Pleasure Island branch, located in Carolina Beach, beginning Monday, January 7. … Read More »

Recycle holiday lights in New Hanover County

Posted November 19, 2018 at 1:25 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Public Library and Environmental Management Department are partnering with Keep New Hanover Beautiful for a second year to recycle holiday lights. Beginning … Read More »

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