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July 14, 2023

99 Fun Things To Do in Wilmington, NC!

by The Whalen Team.

Visiting us in Wilmington NC? If you've already spent the day looking at homes, and are looking for some other fun things to do while you're here, we've got some great ideas for you!

As you probably already know, Wilmington is a vibrant ...

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Dec. 9, 2015

Great New Restaurant Here in Wilmington - Positalia Italian Eatery!

by Desiree Whalen.

Hey everyone - great new place to eat over in Mayfaire - Positalia Italian Eatery! (

Got to hang out with Chef Nina today and enjoy her delicious food (the Salmon Mediterranean and Meatball Messina). A refreshing new take on the classic Italian restaurant, and easily ...

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Nov. 17, 2015

Oak Island NC Neighborhoods and Subdivisions

By Desiree Whalen.

Hope you're all enjoying the Fall weather and the run up to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Today I'm back to feature homes located in Oak Island NC which is south of Wilmington, over in Brunswick County - a great place to visit and an even greater place ...

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Dec. 11, 2013

Broker Open House Today! $300 in Prizes! 216 Friendly Ln!

By Desiree Whalen.

Calling all Wilmington area Brokers!
Come on out to my Broker Open House and Shopping Event today from 11:30 to 1:30 at 216 Friendly Ln in Wilmington (Masonboro area) to see this beautiful home, enjoy some delicious home-made Jambalaya (by personal Chef Jessica Maurer), and ...

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Dec. 9, 2013

Stay in Ralphie's A Christmas Story House This Christmas!

A Christmas Story HouseWant to spend this Christmas the same way Ralphie and Randy did in the classic holiday film? Check this out!

The "A Christmas Story House Neighborhood Restoration Project" is auctioning off a 2 day, 2 night stay in the house featured in the movie for 1 winner and 3 lucky ...

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Dec. 1, 2013

This Year's Plan B is Now Next Year's Plan A: Christmas by the Sea at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk

Carolina Beach Lighting at the Lakeby Desiree Whalen.

Plan A:
Tonight, my family and I got bundled up, hopped in the car, and headed out toward one of our most favorite holiday traditions here in the Wilmington area - the NC Holiday Flotilla in Wrightsville Beach. We've been going for years, and Carolina Beach Lighting at the Lakecouldn't wait to see ...

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Aug. 10, 2012

Masonboro Yacht Club and Marina

Spent some time with some great friends of mine last night in the club house at Masonboro Yacht Club and Marina for a girls night out. Beautiful views of the ICWW and cocktails - no better way to spend a summer evening in Wilmington!Masonboro Yacht Club and Marina

3 miles south of Masonboro Inlet and ...

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