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No brunch in New Bern (access required)

While cities and towns across North Carolina are jumping on the “brunch bill” booze bandwagon and passing local ordinances that allow alcohol sales before noon on Sundays, teetotaling leaders in New Bern are having none of it. Apparently, the aldermen ...

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Bring on the mimosa

A running “funny” in this Sidebar reporter’s household is calling mimosas — the wonderful concoction of champagne and citrus juice — “mimosos.” The colloquialism spawned from an episode of “Bridezillas” in which the nettled wife-to-be exclaimed that while she didn’t ...

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