National Hurricane Preparedness Week: Be Prepared!

Posted May 23, 2014 at 12:46 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management is joining its federal, state and local partners to commemorate Hurricane Preparedness Week by sharing critical information about the 2014 … Read More »

Memorial Day closings for New Hanover County government offices; attractions open

Posted May 23, 2014 at 11:26 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – New Hanover County will close its administrative offices Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. County offices will reopen and resume normal hours of operation Tuesday, May 27. New Hanover … Read More »

Museum Loans Artifacts for Film Exhibit

Posted May 22, 2014 at 12:52 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

Approximately 100 of Cape Fear Museum’s film-related artifacts will journey to the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh to be featured in the first major exhibit about the state’s … Read More »

New Hanover County Parks & Gardens celebrates national bike month

Posted May 20, 2014 at 8:40 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Come celebrate National Bike Month with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and Cape Fear Southern Off-Road Bicycling Association (SORBA) at “Pedal in the Park” on Saturday, … Read More »

Commissioners schedule Closed Session June 16

Posted May 19, 2014 at 4:57 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Closed Session to consult with the County attorney regarding a matter of potential litigation. The Closed … Read More »

Museum Awarded Corning Grant

Posted May 15, 2014 at 8:36 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Corning Incorporated Foundation to assist with the purchase of a new digital, portable planetarium. An integral educational component of the … Read More »

Beautification event at Hugh MacRae Park kicks off plant an azalea initiative

Posted May 15, 2014 at 8:54 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Calling all Volunteers! Come out to Hugh MacRae Park Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County’s first … Read More »

New Hanover debuts website for Commissioners and Clerk to the Board and Public Affairs

Posted May 12, 2014 at 12:27 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

​(New Hanover County, N.C.) – New Hanover County continues the redevelopment of the New Hanover County government website,, with two new pages; Commissioners and Clerk to the Board and Public … Read More »

Register of Deeds implements online order of Vital Records

Posted May 12, 2014 at 12:21 pm     Category: News ReleaseRegister of Deeds

(New Hanover County, N.C.) – Registrar Tammy Beasley is pleased to announce additional customer service improvements at the New Hanover County Register of Deeds. The Department recently migrated to a … Read More »

Airlie becomes A Sculpted Garden with the installation of stainless steel sculptures

Posted May 12, 2014 at 11:13 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

(New Hanover County, N.C.) – Wander over to Airlie Gardens this Spring & Summer to experience the transformed stainless steel of artists Gary Caldwell and Holly Felice’s garden sculptures. From … Read More »

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