May 2017 – The 10th Annual Home & Garden Issue

May 2017 – The 10th Annual Home & Garden Issue

Flip through our latest issue, and be sure to look for it on stands!


Read our May 2017 issue – featuring stories from several local runners, plus two homes with beautiful gardens – online! To get you started, here is a quick recap of what it holds:


22 Phil Freelon’s Design for Living
The distinguished architect aims to make an impact on ALS research at Duke

38 Blooming Where Planted
The Rostamis’ south Durham garden is almost as impressive as the couple who constructed it

46 The Ultimate Trail Mix
3 off-road paths ideal for a run

48 Going the Distance
5 runners share the importance of the sport and the community that comes with it

56 Garden Home
The Hadlers found their “unicorn house” in Trinity Park, on a small compound that was once part of a farm

66 Top Dentists


4 Letter from our President

8 Bull City Scenes
PictureDURM helps us showcase images curated by locals

20 The Durham Difference
Meet DPS Hub Farm’s volunteer beekeeper

26 Noted
What we’ve heard around town …

30 Go. See. Do.
The hottest May events

32 The Creatives
Katie Basden from NBC’s “The Voice”

33 Entrepreneur
The Nugget’s Ryan Cocca interprets our unconventional startup scene

34 Sweet Tooth
Dentist Jenny Citineni and husband Tom Thekkekandam combat cavities with sugar-free candy company

36 Adopt A Pet
Meet a few pets from The Animal Protection Society of Durham

80 Hot Spot
Bar Brunello excites with a large, eclectic wine selection

83 Taste
Find our city’s best restaurants

94 Engagements & Weddings
Tying the knot Bull City-style


10 Caring House benefit gala

12  Kidznotes’ Unite Durham benefit

13  Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce annual meeting

14  Urban Ministries of Durham’s Empty Bowls

15  Musical Chairs 2017

16 Viceroy and Bull McCabes’ Holi Festival

17 Duke Hospice Gala

18 Museum of Durham History’s #loveDURM event

19 Durham Police Department’s EAGLE Award Luncheon