May is Military Appreciation Month — Here’s Where to Celebrate

May is Military Appreciation Month, a time when active and former members of the military get the recognition they so deserve. For your bravery and hard work, many organizations, retailers and other groups all over the country are offering incentives and discounts. Here are just a few of the places you can find Military Appreciation […]

It’s the Month of the Military Child: Here’s Where to Find Events in Your Area

April is the Month of the Military Child, a time to pay special respect to children of military families. This nation-wide celebration first began in 1986, when Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger established April as a time to recognize the unique sacrifices made by children of military members. Since then, every April, there are Month of […]

Benefits of Living in Military Housing

Are you considering living in military housing? Aside from living just minutes from base, there are a lot of other benefits of life in military housing — maybe even some that you didn't know about. Here are just a few of the biggest benefits of military housing. Rent allotment. The most obvious benefit of military […]

What You Need to Know About Applying to Military Housing

If you're thinking of applying to military housing, there are a lot of things you'll need to know before you get started. Military housing is a great opportunity for you and your family, but you'll want to make sure that you get the application process right before you begin. Here's everything you'll need to know. […]

Raise Money for the Onslow Community Outreach Soup Kitchen at the Empty Bowls Dinner on November 11

This Thanksgiving season, instead of simply planning your own family's meal, help those less fortunate than you by attending the Empty Bowls Dinner. This international charity event helps to show citizens how little many families will get to eat during their Thanksgiving meal by serving simple soups and breads from area restaurants. In Onslow, the […]

Onslow Oktoberfest, October 26-28, 2017

Celebrate the fall season at Onslow Oktoberfest, October 26-28, 2017! This all-ages event is in its 10th year this year, and 15,000 people are projected to attend. The festival benefits Onslow Community Outreach, a 501c3 nonprofit that provides for the basic human care needs of economically vulnerable and medically at risk residents of Onslow County. […]

Celebrate the Fall at New Bern Mumfest October 14 – 15

New Bern's annual Mumfest, held the second full weekend in October, takes place this year from October 14 – 15. Head over to New Bern’s revitalized historic downtown streets and waterfront to celebrate the 35th year of this festival, which has been recognized as October's Top 20 Event in the Southeastern United States and winner […]

Celebrate the Season at the Summer Harvest Festival

On Saturday, September 16th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, September 17th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., come out for an end-of-summer bash at the Summer Harvest Festival. There will be 75+ vendors, including live plant vendors, farmers market vendors, and heritage arts and crafts vendors from Wilmington and beyond. The $5 […]

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