The Progressive Pastor

Though he's never held office, Chapel Hill owes much of its reputation as a place of tolerance and social justice to the Rev. Robert Seymour.

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Playing Through

The community is mourning the loss of Ted Seagroves. more »

Dec 3, 2014 10:26 AM CHM Blog

The Musician: Emily Frantz

The 27-year-old is one-half of the folk-bluegrass duo Mandolin Orange more »

Nov 19, 2014 10:32 AM CHM Blog

The Arts Visionary: Lauren Bromley Hodge

The 53-year-old founder and director of the Community Chorus Project spreads her fierce love of music to students and her community. more »

Nov 15, 2014 10:20 AM CHM Blog

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The Coach: Sylvia Hatchell

The 62-year-old UNC women’s basketball coach reflects on her toughest fight yet – her leukemia diagnosis and treatment. more »

Nov 12, 2014 9:35 PM CHM Blog

Best Teacher

Kim Talikoff left pediatrics to become an elementary school teacher. more »

Jul 7, 2014 4:16 PM The Magazine 1 Comments

Like Father, Like Son

This father-son team of Chapel Hill educators sets the record straight and shares their teaching philosophy. more »

Jul 28, 2014 3:00 PM CHM Blog

All In

Chapel Hill native Mark Newhouse is one of the nine players who has a seat at the final table of the World Series of Poker Main Event, for the second year in a row. more »

Jul 22, 2014 4:13 PM CHM Blog


We found hope, joy and love in these Chapel Hillians who overcame seemingly unbeatable odds. more »

Jan 2, 2014 10:34 AM , , Personalities

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The New Voice

Carrboro writer and essayist Krista Bremer captivates audiences with her uncommon love story. more »

Feb 5, 2014 1:02 PM Personalities

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Words with Friends

How scientist Jeff Polish became an expert on the art of spinning a yarn. more »

Jan 27, 2014 10:06 AM Personalities

Spousal Support: Part Two

And now, the second and final installment in our series on Chapel Hill's most intriguing couples. more »

Jan 20, 2014 11:00 AM , , Personalities

Spousal Support: Part One

Impressive as individuals, but better together: Meet three of Chapel Hill’s most fascinating couples. more »

Dec 4, 2013 10:15 AM , , Personalities

Lennie regards the placard commemorating his career at the Carolina Basketball Museum. He still holds school records for most points in a season, highest scoring average and most 40-point games.

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Class of '57

Turns out, you can go home again. Just ask Lennie Rosenbluth. more »

Dec 9, 2013 12:44 PM Personalities 1 Comments

Mama Knows Best

How a Chatham County farm girl became Chapel Hill’s culinary darling. more »

Sep 19, 2013 8:57 AM Personalities

Big Dream

With a new novel and Broadway musical, the once-struggling Daniel Wallace has found modest success and wild contentment. more »

Aug 8, 2013 9:44 AM Personalities 1 Comments

Alex the Incorrigible

The colorful life and times of Chapel Hill's superstar haberdasher. more »

Jun 12, 2013 9:22 PM Personalities 1 Comments

Veggie Tales

Personable storyteller Cynthia Raxter treats kids to true-life narratives at local farmers' markets. more »

Apr 3, 2013 11:07 AM Personalities 1 Comments

Time Intensive

Feeling overwhelmed? Working mom Julia Scatliff O’Grady says the goal should not be slowing down but to achieve “Good Busy.” more »

Mar 6, 2013 1:16 PM Personalities

Our Neighborhood Butcher

Cliff Collins knows his customers just as well as he knows meat. more »

Mar 4, 2013 10:47 AM Personalities 2 Comments

Life Saver

Colorful crosswalk guard Mary Dickerson protects and entertains. more »

Feb 27, 2013 10:56 AM Personalities