New Bern http://publicradioeast.org en Upcoming Carolina Chamber Music Festival in New Bern http://publicradioeast.org/post/upcoming-carolina-chamber-music-festival-new-bern <p>Public Radio East is a media sponsor for the 11<sup>th</sup> Annual Chamber Music Festival in New Bern next week.&nbsp; Classical Music Host Finley Woolston spoke with festival organizer and Greenville native Jennifer <span class="st">Lucht </span>about the event.</p><p>For more information, go to<a href="http://carolinachambermusic.org/"> http://carolinachambermusic.org/ </a></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:05:07 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 22727 at http://publicradioeast.org Revitalization of Five Points in Downtown New Bern http://publicradioeast.org/post/revitalization-five-points-downtown-new-bern <p>Plans are being set to revitalize a depressed area of downtown New Bern called Five Points.&nbsp; The project would create local jobs, and attract new businesses to the area.</p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:34:55 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 8017 at http://publicradioeast.org Free Screening of “Freedom Lost: Restoration" on February 27th http://publicradioeast.org/post/free-screening-freedom-lost-restoration-february-27th <p>The new, documentary film “Freedom Lost: Restoration" explores an often forgotten piece of history about life for African Americans in New Bern and James City in the time surrounding the Civil War.&nbsp; The free screening takes place at 6pm Wednesday, February 27th at Craven Community College's Orringer Auditorium.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:24:21 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 8016 at http://publicradioeast.org Free Screening of “Freedom Lost: Restoration" on February 27th The Down East Journal (02/22/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-0222-2313 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the <strong>Down East Journal</strong>, a Goldsboro development group tries a variation on the “flash mob” theme to try and boost the presence of downtown businesses.&nbsp; And, plans are being set to revitalize a depressed area of downtown New Bern. &nbsp;</span>The project would create local jobs and attract new businesses.&nbsp; More on the revitalization of Five Points, this week on the <strong>Down East Journal</strong>, Friday at noon on PRE, Public Radio East. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 17:47:29 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 7602 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (02/22/13) New Governor Pat McCrory Visits ENC http://publicradioeast.org/post/new-governor-pat-mccrory-visits-enc <p>Less than a week after becoming the new governor of North Carolina, Pat McCrory visited New Bern to talk with constituents and cast his vision for North Carolina's future.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:33:59 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 7034 at http://publicradioeast.org New Governor Pat McCrory Visits ENC