Around the City

Around the City

Weekend at a Glance: Comedy, Cider and Celebrating Women

'Building Worlds’ Exhibit – Through Saturday – Jenny Blazing’s artistic process, which she’s named “Artistic Propagation,” is featured in an exhibit of paintings at...

Farewell, Mayor Bell

During Mayor Bill Bell’s final State of the City address, held at Bay 7 at American Tobacco Campus, Durham’s mayor of 16 years shared...

Retail Therapy Takes On New Meaning at Downtown Boutique

Before she opened her downtown boutique, before she practiced psychiatry for 10 years in Durham, and before she studied medicine at UNC, Dr. Rebecca...

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...

Weekend at a Glance: Forts, Fan Fest and Florence Forth

'Together' Art Exhibit – Through Sunday – Pleiades Gallery artists each invited a guest artist based on mutual interest, appreciation or art medium. Each art...

Entrepreneurship at Duke Plays Integral Role In Durham’s Growth

Recently, Duke University President Richard Brodhead wrote in a column for The News & Observer about the university’s intentional relationship with Durham. “Duke and...

Challenge Your Puzzle-Solving Skills at Mission X Escape

When you arrive at Mission X Escape, the first thing you'll notice is a wall covered in photos of past winners and losers. It looms large in the...

Anna’s Angels Gala To Raise Money for Duke Children’s

The 14th Annual Anna’s Angels Gala will be held Saturday, March 25, at Prestonwood Country Club. The elegant evening will benefit Down syndrome research at Duke...

Earth Angels: How a Local Fundraiser Got Its Name

In August 1994, kindergarten teacher Paula Green was gearing up to welcome a new group of children into her classroom at Mangum Primary School...

Weekend at a Glance: Markets, Mardi Gras and a Murder Mystery

Mardi Gras Kickoff Party – Thursday 5pm – Stop by The Glass Jug for beer, blues and beads! If you're hungry, hit up the Baton Rouge...