Kim Talikoff

Best Teacher

Kim Talikoff left pediatrics to become an elementary school teacher.

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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 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 CHM Blog


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

Jan 2, 2014 , , Personalities

Briana Brough

The New Voice

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

Feb 5, 2014 Personalities

Briana Brough

Words with Friends

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

Jan 27, 2014 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 , , Personalities

Spousal Support: Part One

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

Dec 4, 2013 , , 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.

Briana Brough

Class of '57

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

Dec 9, 2013 Personalities 1 Comments

Mama Knows Best

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

Sep 19, 2013 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 Personalities 1 Comments

Alex the Incorrigible

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

Jun 12, 2013 Personalities 1 Comments

Veggie Tales

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

Apr 3, 2013 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 Personalities

Our Neighborhood Butcher

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

Mar 4, 2013 Personalities 2 Comments

Life Saver

Colorful crosswalk guard Mary Dickerson protects and entertains. more »

Feb 27, 2013 Personalities

Born to Run

At 63, competitive runner Jay Smith shows no signs of slowing down. more »

Feb 27, 2013 Personalities 1 Comments