People & Places


Through Women's Eyes, By Women's Hands

The Compass Center's annual art and exhibition sale featured women artists from North Carolina.

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PTA Thrift Shop Birthday Bash

The PTA's Birthday Bash - Second Hand Glam - brought together parents, teachers and community members to celebrate with live music, food and prizes in Carrboro. more »

Mar 4, 2015 1:16 PM CHM Blog

Jason Voelpel and The Carolina Inn’s Michelle Voelpel.

Photography by Emily Toth

Here’s to 90

Photos from The Carolina Inn's four-course Commemorative Chefs’ Dinner more »

Mar 5, 2015 11:25 AM People & Places

Wedded Bliss

The Carolina Inn kicked off its 20th annual bridal showcase with various vendors from around the Triangle to demonstrate their wedding services. more »

Jan 27, 2015 11:10 AM CHM Blog

Executive director Kim Hoke and Rev. Bob Seymour.

Photos by Jessica Stringer

Love of Learning

The Public School Foundation celebrates 30 years of giving to Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools. more »

Jan 22, 2015 4:54 PM CHM Blog

Building Houses, Creating Homes

Habitat for Humanity of Orange County hosted their 16th annual House Party fundraiser, raising more than $60,000 for the organization. more »

Nov 3, 2014 3:19 PM CHM Blog

A Tasteful Affair 2014

Carolina Brewery and Raleigh Cake Pops were among the winners at the annual event benefitting the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill. more »

Oct 27, 2014 12:44 PM CHM Blog

N’Siyah Little and Diego Ortiz of Carrboro Elementary hang out before the start of the march

Photos by Karla Towle

18th Annual Walk For Education

Saturday's district-wide fundraiser, Walk for Education, brought students, teachers, and families together to raise money for local schools. more »

Oct 13, 2014 3:37 PM CHM Blog

Coach Roy Williams and Assistant Editor Jessica Stringer

Photo by Andrea Griffith Cash

Roy Williams' Fast Break Against Cancer

The annual event raised thousands of dollars for the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. more »

Oct 3, 2014 11:18 AM CHM Blog

John Battiste of Angelina’s Kitchen in Pittsboro roasts peppers onsite.

Photography by Andrea Griffith Cash

Plethora of Peppers

Chefs, brewers and food artisans celebrated the pepper at Briar Chapel during the 6th annual Pepper Festival. more »

Oct 6, 2014 2:09 PM CHM Blog

Colin Schwabel (12), Matt Schwabel, Matthew James (10), Liam Schwabel (10), Jen Schwabel.

Photography by Jessica Stringer

Festifall Arts Festival

Thousands came downtown for the the 42nd annual Festifall Arts Festival. more »

Oct 6, 2014 11:37 AM CHM Blog

4th Annual Chatham County Alzheimer’s Walk and 5K

Rain didn't stop runners from racing and raising proceeds for a good cause. more »

Sep 22, 2014 12:20 PM CHM Blog

Jay Radford

A Not So Normal Weekend

A new event is slated to bring more than 3,000 people to Carrboro for a weekend full of fun. more »

Sep 4, 2014 11:27 AM CHM Blog

Volunteers Stephanie Yost, Allison Worthy and Laura Baxley with Superintendent Tom Forcella.

Photo by Andrea Griffith Cash

Supplies, Supplies

Schoolkids aren't the only ones stocking up on back-to-school items more »

Aug 20, 2014 5:26 PM People & Places

Martha's Day

Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe will host an event July 8 to honor Martha Pearson, a victim of domestic violence, and to raise funds for the Compass Center for Women and Families. more »

Jun 26, 2013 11:54 AM CHM Blog

Habitat volunteer Erin Belford, Bike & Build alum Lauren Johnson and Habitat Development Associate Grace Crowson.

Photos by Leah Komada

Build and Barbecue

On Saturday, Habitat of Humanity of Orange County celebrated 30 years. more »

Jun 24, 2014 12:57 PM CHM Blog

Marlin Johnson and Gerald Atwater joke around with friends before the Carrboro High School graduation ceremony.

Photos by Morgan McCloy

Oh, The Places You'll Go

Last week, hundreds of Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools seniors graduated. more »

Jun 16, 2014 1:30 PM CHM Blog

Farms, Food and Forks

Good things happen when local restaurants partner with local farms. more »

Jun 10, 2014 12:14 PM CHM Blog

Scott Maitland, owner of Top of the Hill and TOPO Distillery, with his family: Ashly, Austin and Kaylee.

Photography by Jessica Stringer

Playing House

A brunch on the lawn at Moorefields in Hillsborough raised funds to renovate the historic house. more »

Jun 3, 2014 12:49 PM CHM Blog

Kim Sunee at Foster's

Author Kim Sunée shared stories and recipes from her new book, A Mouthful of Stars. more »

May 15, 2014 10:24 AM CHM Blog

Taste the Event grand event at DPAC in Durham, NC, April 24, 2014.

Photography by Briana Brough

Taste – The Event's Grand TASTE Experience at DPAC

We had a great time last night at our signature event. Check out our photos! more »

Apr 25, 2014 12:12 PM People & Places



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