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Local Beekeeper Helps Kids Experience Their Food Ecosystem Firsthand

Food insecurity is a reality for more than 50% of the children in Durham Public Schools (DPS). They qualify for the free or reduced...
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Getting By With a Little Help From My Friends at Silkworm Sound

When I had initially told my wife that I wanted to record an album, I was well prepared with a logical, in-depth and multi-layered...

Durham Nativity School Creates a ‘Pipeline for Success’

Drivers racing north on Roxboro Street might not notice the boys in French blue dress shirts and striped ties milling about near the sidewalk,...

Empowering Durham Students to Succeed in College and Beyond

Seven years ago, Bettina – who grew up in Raleigh and majored in middle grades education at UNC – spent a summer in college...

Got Kids? Live in South Durham? Join Kat Benson’s Group

In Durham, the go-to, judgment-free place for questions about raising kids is the SoDu Parents Posse, a Facebook group composed of more than 5,000...

The First Head Coach of Duke Softball

The California native – born in Orange, raised in Santa Ana – was a three-time All-American selection as a pitcher at the University of...

All Abuzz at Central Park School for Children

Most people try to get bugs out of buildings, but Central Park School for Children welcomes them in. A new project taken on by...

Get Fresh For Spring With Our Favorite Beauty Finds

Lo & Behold Activated charcoal and rosemary face mask, $9-$10.         Vesta Apothecary “Soothing Lavender” calendula healing salve, $9.     Fillaree “Soap + Suds” body wash in tangerine and clove...

‘The Durham Stage is My Favorite Place to Be’

The Port Jefferson, New York, native has slowly worked her way down the East Coast, living in Maryland before attending Bryn Mawr College near...

District Court Judge’s Mission to Help Youth, Families, Mentally Ill

Born in Decatur, Illinois, Marcia moved to Durham in 1989. Her pre-Durham life included representing the United States at the 1976 Summer Olympics in...