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ENC news: Simply Natural Creamery-Greenville opens June 6

 Greenville residents and visitors can get a hand-dipped scoop of locally made ice cream without a drive to the country beginning June 6. Simply Natural Creamery's much-anticipated Greenville location opens Wednesday at 317 Arlington Blvd.,...

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ENC news: Sunday in the Park's free concerts begin June 3

 Greenville's free outdoor concert series, Sunday In The Park, begins Sunday, June 3 at the Town Common, 100 E. First Street downtown beside the Tar River. The concert series has been a summer tradition since 1973. Free performances of...

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ENC news: Field of Honor

 A Field of Honor flag display, hosted by Greenville Noon Rotary Club, will be exhibited today through July 7 on the Greenville Town Common, 105 E. First St. A public opening ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 26. Speakers will i...

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Home DIY: Baseball Wreath

 Spring means baseball in eastern North Carolina -- and odds are good that you and your family are spending plenty of time at the ballpark. If you don't have a child or grandchild who plays, your neighbor probably does! Making a baseball wr...

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Home DIY: She Sheds

 Men have Man Caves -- and now women have She Sheds. The She Shed concept isn't new, but it's continuing to gain popularity around the country, making it an emerging trend in home design. Women are pouring their creativity into designi...

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ENC news: Farmville Dogwood Festival is April 27-29

 The 31st annual Farmville Dogwood Festival will be held Friday, April 27 through Sunday, April 29  on the Town Commons at 3672 N. Main St., Farmville. The festival includes arts and crafts vendors, amusement rides and live entertainme...

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Home DIY: Prevent pesky mosquitoes

 April showers leave behind standing water, the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes. The City of Greenville, NC Public works offers list of potential egg-laying sites around your property -- and how to prevent them from harboring those i...

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ENC news: Grifton Shad Festival is April 19-22

 The 48th Grifton Shad Festival will be held Thursday, April 19 through Sunday, April 22 in the southern Pitt County town of Grifton. The family oriented festival is one of the longest running festivals in the state. Free shuttle servi...

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Curb appeal: Dress up your garage

 A garage is high on house hunters' most-wanted lists, but often a garage door is an eyesore that detracts from the home's curb appeal. Dressing up your garage door will make your home even more attractive to potential buyers. Here are...

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ENC news: PirateFest is April 13-14

 Swashbucklers of all ages will invade the banks of the Tar River in Greenville for the 12th annual PirateFest April 13-14. The spring festival celebrating the area's pirate history begins Friday, April 13 with carnival rides and free live ...

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ENC news: Easter egg hunts

 Grab a basket and get ready to search for eggs hidden all around the Greenville area! Here's a list of the public Easter Egg Hunts, including one for folks age 21 and up!  Friday, March 30 * 5:30-10 p.m.: Easter Egg Hun...

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ENC news: Pirate Pigskin Pig-out

 The 35th annual Pirate Pigskin Pig-out, a celebration of pork and football, will be held this weekend (March 23-24) in Greenville in honor of East Carolina University's spring football scrimmage game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The two-day e...

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Home DIY: Umbrella wreath

 Welcome spring to your Greenville or Winterville home with a festive April Showers door hanger. It's so easy, and you probably have the supplies on hand already. It's a great way to re-purpose a decorative umbrella -- or to reuse a br...

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ENC news: Greenville celebrates St. Paddy's Day

A trio of St. Patrick's Day events have been planned for Saturday, March 17, in Greenville.Get out there and celebrate -- and don't forget to wear green!Community Tree Day Greenville will get a bit greener on St. Patrick's Day -- and you can hel...

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