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Laura Zolman Kirk

Laura Zolman Kirk
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Associate Editor Laura Zolman Kirk is a Kentuckian turned North Carolinian who can't get enough of this buzzing community.

The Buzz About American Tobacco’s Newest Addition

Walking through American Tobacco Campus (ATC) to a Bulls’ game, DPAC show or to grab a seat on the green for the Back Porch...

Enjoy These 4 Locally Inspired Cocktails at Your Next Summer Soirée

ALLEY TWENTY SIX + DURHAM DISTILLERY WATERMELON TONIC 6 oz. Alley Twenty Six tonic syrup 6 cups cubed watermelon, plus a few small pieces with rind attached...

She Provides Duke Cancer Patients and Caregivers A Home Away From Home

After nearly 30 years – spent at UNC and then as a banker, a photography studio owner and portrait artist, and an area development...

Empowering Durham Students to Succeed in College and Beyond

Seven years ago, Bettina – who grew up in Raleigh and majored in middle grades education at UNC – spent a summer in college...

Leading the Fight for LGBTQ Rights in Our Community

Helena Cragg is a computer scientist turned business owner, real estate agent and residential remodeling contractor. She moved to Durham 14 years ago and...

Get Fresh For Spring With Our Favorite Beauty Finds

Lo & Behold Activated charcoal and rosemary face mask, $9-$10.         Vesta Apothecary “Soothing Lavender” calendula healing salve, $9.     Fillaree “Soap + Suds” body wash in tangerine and clove...

Lucky’s Delicatessen Delivers Classic Sandwiches Done Right

When asked what he thinks is the draw of Lucky’s, chef and co-owner Drew Brown notes the friendly atmosphere and, of course, the tasty...

Hitting a High Note with Black Violin

Kidznotes and the nationally known hip-hop/classical instrument duo Black Violin teamed up in March to host Unite Durham, a benefit for the Durham-based nonprofit...

From Long-Distance to Life in Durham

Chloe Rockow and Xander Madsen adore this city, whether they are grabbing a beer at Motorco, sipping coffee at Cocoa Cinnamon or taking their...

Baseball Training Company Sets Up New Home Base

When Chas Pippitt started what is now Baseball Rebellion – a multi-faceted baseball training company that is about to open a 13,000-square-foot facility on...