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For sellers: 8 inexpensive upgrades

 If you want to sell your home quickly, you may need to invest in a few upgrades that modernize and improve your house. We're not talking huge makeovers -- you probably will not get your money back on those. But buyers will be more ent...

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New Listing - Winterville

  This new listing in Winterville, at 1201 Freeland Lane J2 in Vancroft Townhomes, has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and 1,324 square feet.   The townhome comes with Laminate wood floors throughout the downstairs! Additional features include: ...

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ENC news: Greenville Grooves on Friday

 Are you ready to groove, Greenville? The third annual Carroll Dashiell Greenville Grooves Music Festival will be held at 5:30 p.m Friday at Greenville's Five Points Plaza. The free concert, named in honor of Greenville jazz bassist an...

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New Listing - Winterville

  This new listing in Winterville, at 2710 Tonya Court in Craftwinds West subdivision, has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1,849 square feet on a 0.3 acre lot.  This home is located on a corner, cul-de-sac lot with a Finished Bonus! Additiona...

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ENC news: Schools' Open Enrollment deadline approaches

 Parents and guardians of students who attend school in Pitt County, NC,  have until July 1 to request a school transfer through the public school system's Open Enrollment Policy.  The purpose of the school transfers is "to increase en...

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Moving tips: Packing plates

 When you are packing your dinnerware for a move, your first instinct may be to wrap each one and stack them one on top of the other, the way you store them in the cupboard. Well, there's a better way, one that keeps your china more secure ...

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Curb appeal: Add window boxes

 Want to dress up the exterior of your house and add some color and charm? Two words: Window boxes! Install a copper or iron box under a window or two for a traditional look, or choose painted wood window boxes for a cottage feel. Plan...

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Home inspiration: 5 great living room ideas

 This light-filled living room from the pages of Elle Decor magazine features some great ideas you can incorporate into your home. 1. The room's color scheme is a classic: subtle blue and white with a touch of brown. It's soothing and welco...

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ENC news: Kid Rock added to Carolina Kickoff

 Kid Rock has been added to the lineup for East Carolina University's first Carolina Kickoff concert, scheduled for Aug. 20 at Greenville's Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The iconic Detroit rocker-rapper will join headliner Eric Church and Margo Pr...

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ENC news: Bath Fest

 The Port of Bath will celebrate its 300th anniversary Saturday during an event focusing on early maritime history in eastern North Carolina. The quiet waterside village in Beaufort County is North Carolina's oldest incorporated town and on...

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Home inspiration: 3 unexpected places for an oriental rug

 You expect to see an antique Persian carpet in a dining room and a Turkish runner in the entryway. But patterned oriental-style rugs are a colorful addition to any room. The rugs, made of wool or silk, are soft yet tough ... and they are b...

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ENC news: Greenville grows

 Those of us who live in Greenville know the perks of living here. Now it seems that the word is getting out. Nearly four people move to town every day, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. The city's population was 90,59...

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ENC news: 'Kings of Q' cook-off

  Ayden, a Pitt County town with a long tradition of eastern-style whole hog barbecue, will host the "Kings of Q" Barbecue Cook-off and Festival Friday and Saturday. Nearly 40 professional cook teams will compete in the categories of chicke...

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ENC news: Sunday in the Park

 Sunday in the Park is a seasonal outdoor concert series held at 7 p.m. Sundays at the Toyota Amphitheatre at the Town Common, First Street on the Tar River in downtown Greenville.  It's free, family friendly and pet friendly. Bring a picni...

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New Listing - Winterville

 This Winterville home, located in Pinecrest subdivision at 748 Seneca Court, has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1,170 square feet on a 0.2 acre lot. 3BR/2BA located on a corner lot w/ fenced backyard! Additional ...

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