Emerald Isle http://publicradioeast.org en Second Helping Program in Emerald Isle http://publicradioeast.org/post/second-helping-program-emerald-isle <p>When vacationers leave the beach, they often end up throwing away unused food.&nbsp; But a program that started last month called Second Helping collects unwanted food and donates it to local food pantries.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>It’s peak time for vacation season at the beach. And now a new program is collecting leftover food from vacationers as they exit the Crystal Coast. Mikel Peterson has more.</strong></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:37:05 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 45749 at http://publicradioeast.org Second Helping Program in Emerald Isle The Down East Journal (07/04/14) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-070414 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A program that saved the red wolf from extinction could come to an end.&nbsp; This week on the Down East Journal, we talk to a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official about the experimental Red Wolf Recovery Program and the review that will determine its effectiveness.&nbsp; And, the summer concert series “Swanfest” continues at the coast this Sunday with a special Independence Day weekend offering.&nbsp; Listen for the Down East Journal, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations, and Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:09:29 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 45415 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (07/04/14) Dock Hooks Completes 1,200 mile Bike Ride http://publicradioeast.org/post/dock-hooks-completes-1200-mile-bike-ride <p><span class="tease"><span>We check in with cyclist Dock Hooks who completed his 1,200 mile journey from Emerald Isle to Key West for charity.</span></span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:08:00 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 7028 at http://publicradioeast.org Dock Hooks Completes 1,200 mile Bike Ride From Emerald Isle to Key West on a Beach Cruiser http://publicradioeast.org/post/emerald-isle-key-west-beach-cruiser-0 <p><span class="tease"><span>One man from eastern North Carolina is pedaling over a thousand miles to raise awareness and support for substance abuse prevention.</span></span></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:32:45 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 7022 at http://publicradioeast.org From Emerald Isle to Key West on a Beach Cruiser