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Hot Dish: Restaurants plan Easter buffets

A number of local restaurants have planned Easter buffets on Sunday.China 10, 1904 E. Fire Tower Road, will offer a buffet from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • A fresh take on Easter ham

    When I think of spring menus, I instantly think of asparagus and the fresh ham that my grandmother made every Easter.

  • Dr: K: Pet ownership and health

    Q I’m on the fence about getting a dog. My wife claims that pets — particularly dogs — can improve our health. Is that true?

  • Kolasa: What are Telomeres?

    Q I have been reading more and more about telomeres. I have seen advertisements for supplements sold with the claim to lengthen telomeres.

  • Hax: Everything made a competition

    Q I have been friends with my best friend for over 10 years. She was recently the maid of honor at my wedding.

  • Hax: Everything made a competition

    Q I have been friends with my best friend for over 10 years. She was recently the maid of honor at my wedding.

Benkert, Jones build chemistry

When Shane Carden became East Carolina’s new sophomore starting quarterback in 2012, he learned quickly that if he could get the ball anywhere near wide receiver Justin Hardy, there was a decent chance of saving even the most busted of football plays.

  • DHC soccer stays perfect

    It’s not just the fact that the D.H. Conley girls’ soccer team is winning, it’s the way the Vikings are displaying their dominance.

  • Izzo enjoying late run

    DETROIT — Michigan State’s run to the Final Four came one season later than expected, and that’s part of the reason coach Tom Izzo is enjoying it so much.“Last year we were picked by the president and everyone else, and we didn’t get out of the Elite Eight,” Izzo said Monday. “It doesn’t matter who picks us and who doesn’t, I just appreciate the respect our program has gotten.

  • Duke's Cook: Easy to mesh

    HOUSTON — Like his Duke teammates sitting on either side of him at the podium, Quinn Cook had a strand of the cut-down net sticking out of his regional championship cap.

  • Roundup: Wynne lifts Pirates

    Abby Wynne belted her fifth home run of the season, a two-run shot, in the eighth inning to lift the East Carolina softball team to a 3-1 win at Memphis on Sunday.

  • Hamlin gets 25th win

    MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track.

Reflector editorial cartoons

The Daily Reflector will feature political cartoons from in-house artist Dave Irwin on each Sunday's editorial page.

  • Williams: Inviting discrimination

    Black politicians, civil rights organizations and others who say they are concerned with the welfare of poor black people often support harmful measures.

  • Editorial: Rethink tax redistribution

    The notion of implementing tax reform to allow poor, rural counties a larger share of sales tax revenue is appealing, particularly in eastern North Carolina.

  • Letter: Voter ID problem easy to fix

    Patrick Gannon’s column on voter ID implementation (The Daily Reflector, March 27) is a typical case in which the writer points out all the “ifs” and offers no solution.

  • Letter: Obama's integrity questioned

    What kind of man currently occupies the White House?

  • Editorial: School redistricting inevitable

    Large school systems that experience progressive population growth in concentrated areas routinely face the need to address overcrowding.

Clark: Recalling ‘wild onion’ days

I expect the green sprouts have sprung up at the old golf course in South Carolina my friends and I called the wild onion country club. At least that likely has not changed.

  • Speller: Spring into action

    It’s spring! And yes, my allergies have already figured that out.

  • Rutledge: Mom's mechanical moxie

    When things go wrong with the Ford F-250 I bought new in 1997, I have thoughts of unloading the old fuel dump.

  • Burns: Flu season is not over yet

    As I write this I am in my sixth day of suffering from the flu.

  • Storm: Does mother know best?

    When I was a child, I could walk down the street and hear music. Not the radio or a bass-thumping stereo.

  • Rutledge: Spiders and snakes

    My oldest daughter, who still will not take out the trash by herself after dark, wants a pet spider — and not the garden variety.

Conley flush with fundraiser's success

Somebody’s going to be surprised today to find a toilet on the front lawn, along with a ransom note of sorts.But this is no April Fools’ Day prank.

  • Public school grades inspire grades for lawmakers

    Displeased with the General Assembly’s mandate giving all state public schools an A through F grade earlier this year, one state organization decided to give legislators the same treatment.

  • Public school grades inspire grades for lawmakers

    Displeased with the General Assembly’s mandate giving all state public schools an A through F grade earlier this year, one state organization decided to give legislators the same treatment.

  • Jell-O toss helps ease chilren's fears

    Employees at James and Connie Maynard Children’s Hospital at Vidant Medical Center volunteered for a chance to let pediatric patients toss Jell-O at them Tuesday.

  • Jell-O toss helps ease chilren's fears

    Employees at James and Connie Maynard Children’s Hospital at Vidant Medical Center volunteered for a chance to let pediatric patients toss Jell-O at them Tuesday.

  • Conley flush with fundraiser's success

    Somebody’s going to be surprised today to find a toilet on the front lawn, along with a ransom note of sorts.But this is no April Fools’ Day prank.

Students arrested in dorm robbery

Three East Carolina University students have been arrested for a Jan. 20 robbery that prompted a lockdown at a campus dormitory, police announced Tuesday.

  • Crime: Cash, property stolen

    Deputies are investigating an incident where $13,000 in cash and property was reported stolen from a home near Greenville, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office reported.

  • SHP: Four hurt in head-on wreck

    Four people were injured when a driver ran a stop sign on March 23 and caused a head-on collision, the State Highway Patrol reported.

  • Crime: Fight, robbery investigated

    Greenville police are investigating a report of a fight and robbery in the parking lot of Copper Beech Townhomes, a student housing complex off of 10th Street.

  • Felon arrested on weapons charge

    A felon was arrested on a weapons charge Sunday as he was leaving the area where gunfire hit several homes, the Greenville Police Department reported.

  • Crime: Shots fired into house

    Pitt County deputies are investigating a shooting into an occupied home in Grimesland.

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