Around the City

Around the City

Cultivating an Appreciation of Sustainable Farming in Durham

Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, Amy Sliffe moved to Durham with husband Josh the day after they married in 2010. “We still...

Tre Bella Sisters Offer Brides & Shoppers Caring Customer Service

Rebecca "Becky" Simmons fell in love with Durham when she arrived in 1996 to attend Duke, where she also earned her master’s degree. Younger...

Triangle Ultimate Celebrates 20 Years Throwing the Disc

The sport of Ultimate Frisbee – not to be confused with disc golf or the games you play with your dog – has had...

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...

Weekend at a Glance: Plants, Produce and Patchwork

'The Grand Duke' – Thursday and Friday, 8pm; Saturday, 7pm; Sunday, 2pm – For 54 seasons, The Durham Savoyards have presented the classics of...

A Dozen Musical Chairs to Support Arts Organizations

In early March, close to 125 artists, musicians and community members came together for Musical Chairs 2017, a joint fundraiser at the Durham Arts Council...

Weekend at a Glance: Cider, Spring and Songs

Creek Week – Thursday-Sunday, various times – Learn about creek ecosystems while also helping to keep them clean. At various locations throughout Durham, you’ll...

Weekend at a Glance: Shamrocks, Shows and Spring

'The Bodyguard' – Thursday, 7:30pm; Friday, 8pm; Saturday, 2pm & 8pm; Sunday, 1pm & 6:30pm – Catch the-award winning romantic musical at DPAC! The...

Duke Student’s STEM Story Featured in Brawny Campaign

This month, the Brawny Man – red and black plaid flannel, ax wielding, muscular – is off the paper towel packaging for the first...

Empty Bowls and Smiling Faces with Urban Ministries of Durham

A crowd of 1,100 hungry participants gathered at the Durham Convention Center for Urban Ministries of Durham's 10th annual Empty Bowls event. Many attendees picked out a locally crafted bowl...