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Rio Paralympian Blazes His Own Trail

Hillside High School senior Desmond Jackson started competing in track and field at age 8 with the Carolina Cruisers in Charlotte. “Most of my...

Musical Chairs 2017: Turning Trash Into Treasure

Musical Chairs 2017, multiple events hosted by The Scrap Exchange and Durham Medical Orchestra, seeks to raise money and awareness for the local nonprofits....

Hit the Road: Weekend Getaways in NC

In a beautiful state like ours, you don't have to travel far to escape the everyday. Here are some of our favorite places to...

Choose Your Own Adventure with ‘This is Not a Novel’

If you grew up reading the "Choose Your Own Adventure" series, Little Green Pig's interpretation of "This is Not a Novel" by David Markson will...

Durham Youth Choir Poised to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Since its founding 13 seasons ago, the Durham Children’s Choir has instructed hundreds of area singers and performs sacred and secular songs annually at...

The Ultimate Durham Checklist

1 Walk or bike the American Tobacco Trail. 2 Have breakfast at Elmo’s Diner and/or Hope Valley Diner. 3 Purchase local produce, meat and eggs from nearby...

Durhamite and Duke Grad Become a Doctoral Duo

Durham native Anna Jaffe knew she was headed to the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; what she did not anticipate was...

Saying ‘I Do,’ Durham Style

My mother founded Southern Bride & Groom magazine 30 years ago, when I was a toddler, so I grew up surrounded by weddings. Yet...

Our Latest Obsessions: Ciders, Salads and Shrimp Risotto

Geer Street Garden makes it easy to eat healthy with its Brie avocado baguette with side salad. Creative Director Kevin Brown's New Year's resolution is to...

A Match Made in the Carolinas

David Hamilton and Jennifer Gallagher were destined to fall in love ... if mutual friend Katherine Calhoun Leib had anything to do with it. But...