Up & Coming Weekly

April 19, 2016

Up and Coming Weekly is a weekly publication in Fayetteville, NC and Fort Bragg, NC area offering local news, views, arts, entertainment and community event and business information.

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APRIL 20-26, 2016 UCW 27 WWW.UPANDCOMINGWEEKLY.COM CUMBERLAND co.cumberland.nc.us Cumberland County Tax Administration is accepting appeal requests for the 2016 tax year through May 26 from taxpayers who own or control taxable real property. The tax appeal request seeks a hearing before the Board of Equalization and Review. Requests for appeals may be submitted in person to Tax Administration, Room 530, in the Courthouse at 117 Dick St., Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Appeal forms are available online at co.cumberland.nc.us/tax. Mail written requests to: Cumberland County Tax Administrator's Office P.O. Box 449 Fayetteville, N.C. 28302-0449 Signed appeal forms may also be faxed to 910-223-3343 or 910- 678-7582, or scanned and emailed to taxweb@co.cumberland. nc.us. For more information, call Tax Administration at 910-678- 7507. Property Tax Appeal Deadline May 26 Come celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Friends of the Cumberland County Public Library with "Friday Night Fever" on April 29 at 7 p.m. at Headquarters Library, 300 Maiden Lane. Participants are encouraged to wear 1970s outfits. Formed in 1976, the organization supports the library in fulfilling its literary, educational, technological, community and cultural purposes. The non-profit group enhances library services for everyone and encourages gifts, endowments and financial support that would not otherwise be possible. Friends of the Library 40th Anniversary April 29 The Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer plant sale will be April 30 at 9 a.m. in the front lawn of the Extension office at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville. Plant selections will include locally-grown plants to attract birds, bees, and butterflies, as well as drought-tolerant plants. Proceeds from the plant sale will be used to support horticulture scholarships, Cape Fear Botanical Garden, Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, Master Gardener educational programs, Wounded Warrior Tranquility Garden and Second Harvest Food Bank garden. For more information, call 910-321-6882. Extension Master Gardener Plant Sale April 30 The Cumberland County Department of Public Health has been awarded a $16,000 grant from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services to expand its dental sealant program. The grant funds offered through the Oral Health Partnership will be used to pay for sealant supplies. The partnership requires the health department's dental hygienist, Del'Veria Marenco, become a qualified Public Health Dental Hygienist. This will qualify the dental hygienist to apply dental sealants to patients' teeth and increase the clinic's ability to serve more clients. The dental clinic provides services for children from birth to 20 years of age. Services provided include exams, radiographs, hygiene education, cleanings, fluoride, sealants, fillings, extractions, space maintenance, stainless steel crowns and referrals. Payment for service is income-based, according to a sliding scale. The clinic is located in the Public Health Center at 1235 Ramsey St., and is open Monday through Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Thursdays from 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. For more information or to make an appointment, call 910-433-3613. Grant Helps Expand Public Dental Sealant Program 910 • 867 • 2227 or 910 • 867 • 6226 Hours: Mon-Sat: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. • Sunday: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. • Wednesday: CLOSED www.grilledginger.com Please Join Us for the PHO challenge EVENT Happening Now! 5052 Yadkin Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28303

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