Some of North Carolina’s  most popular attractions are found at the coast. Wilmington is situated by three Cape Fear island beaches - Wrightsville, Carolina and Kure, each with their own colorful vibe and culture. Wrightsville is the closest beach where surfers catch waves and hang...

First of all let me go on record as saying that there are always exceptions to every rule. There are terrific public schools out there that “touch all the bases” and there are independent schools that sometimes “drop the ball.” That being said - why...

Five sharp yellow petals burst from a bud of a rough-leafed loosestrife, one of several federally endangered plants found in the Sandhills of North Carolina. More specifically, the sunny plant grows throughout the Ft. Bragg U.S. Army base — the largest military installation in the...

Holly Springs is one of many Wake County suburban communities within easy driving distance of the capital city of Raleigh and Research Triangle Park, one of the largest research parks in the world. An affordable cost of living combined with small-town ambiance and an emphasis...

The challenge of relocating as a senior can be daunting. The reasons for moving are numerous. We, as seniors considering a move, may feel the challenge of maintaining a yard and providing upkeep for the current home has become too great. Perhaps our beloved neighborhood has deteriorated, and safety...