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Supporting Local Music Means…

On Monday night we had the pleasure of hosting a Music & Wine night with the ever so fantastic Planes on Paper duo. We are grateful to have been able to invite such a warming pair to the Jacqueline House. Therefore, we recognize the need to support the local music scene – do you? Supporting

Finding the Confidence to Say “No”

As you may recall, we recently did a blog titled "Saying Yes". There are times where saying yes can lead us to new, potentially frightening, opportunities, but one should never be afraid to say "no" to tasks that do not serve them well. The courage of saying no could lead you to happier state of

Our Neighbors, The Amish

New Wilmington is a community filled with many people of different races, religions, and backgrounds. We are all very different, but we all have one thing in common: pride in our community. With that being said, New Wilmington is home to 1,500 individuals of the Old-Order Amish Community; their presence in the town is a

New Wilmington’s Very Own Willy Wonka: Mona’s Chocolates

We love New Wilmington and we know that you will too!  So…we have taken it upon ourselves to help you get to know our community a little better in our new monthly feature.  We will be spotlighting a local business each month.  We encourage you to visit our beautiful town someday soon and see these

All About Dad

“My Father gave me the greatest gift anyone could ever give another person, he believed in me.” – Jim Valvano, previous head basketball coach for North Carolina State University We have asked some of our biggest fans to share their thoughts with us this week – here is what they had to say.  We hope

Pursuing Yourself, Happiness, and Dreams

  4 Movies to Inspire Your Pursuit Life’s daily tasks, trials, and tribulations may lead to circumstances that put you on the back burner. It’s important to remember that your dreams, happiness, health, and goals are important, not only to you but to those around you. Pursue What You Love: When creating your weekly “to

The Good Neighbor; Flowers on Vine

We love New Wilmington and we know that you will too!  So…we have taken it upon ourselves to help you get to know our community a little better in our new monthly feature.  We will be spotlighting a local business each month.  We encourage you to visit our beautiful town someday soon and see these

All About Mom

“Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.” ―Gail Tsukiyama, Dreaming Water We have asked some of our biggest fans to share their thoughts with us this week - here is what they had to say.  We