Kids & Family

Kids & Family

Pitch Perfect: The Voice Behind the Bulls

Could there be a more perfect person for the job? Tony Riggsbee was born at Watts Hospital in 1953. He grew up on Trinity...

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with These Local Frozen Treats

Take the "100 Flavor Challenge" at Pelican’s SnoBalls. “Each season we have dozens of people start, but only a handful finish,” says Miles Abbason,...

Local DEET-Free Insect Repellent Sends Bugs Buzzing

As summer heat and humidity increases, so will the use of insect repellent. Raleigh-Durham is listed as one of the top 10 cities in the...

After 23 Years in Business, Spartacus Restaurant Closes Its Doors

After 23 years, Spartacus closes its doors June 26. To commemorate one of Durham's longest established restaurants, we reflect on a Thanksgiving story we...

‘Dr. Drizzle’ Inspires Discovery Education in Durham Public Schools

With 20 years of teaching under her belt, Dacia Jones holds degrees in elementary education, science and music, her “true passions.” She regularly presents...

55 Events Not to Miss in Durham This Year

JANUARY KwanzaaFest The African-American Dance Ensemble’s annual Kwanzaa festival features a children’s village – with dance classes, arts and crafts, and a face painter – plus...

Tales of a Trailing Spouse

Thirty-six hours after moving to the area, I went to my first job interview. Pretty horribly sleep-deprived from both travel and caring for my...

Interior Design for Your Child’s Growing Independence

We hosted a live Facebook forum on Interior Design for Your Child’s Growing Independence with the Montessori Children's House of Durham. We chatted with...

Go, Green!

On July 13, 12-year-old Glenn Green started his first day as an Art Director "Mtern" – the youngest ever – at McKinney, an advertising...

Class Act: Asher Yeo

Asher Yeo has been working on his tennis game since he was in diapers, after his grandparents gifted him a plastic toy racket. “All...