December 2016

December 2016

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Our Holiday Issue is here! Here’s what’s inside:

FEATURES

36 The Mayor’s Club
Our town’s former mayors gathered to welcome Pam Hemminger to the team
40 ‘Tis the Season to Give Back
Five organizations doing good all year-round
52 Mozart on the Hill
Oboist Blair Tindall’s memoir shook up the classical music world
60 How They Live
The Butlers’ home in Lake Forest doubles as a conversation piece
82 Dishing With Gene Hamer
The longtime Crook’s Corner owner talks cheese pork, decking the pig and parades

PEOPLE & PLACES

8 Habitat for Humanity of Orange County’s house party
9 TABLE’s Empty Bowls event
10 Chapel Hill High School’s Tiger CHill
11 North Carolina Botanical Garden’s 50th Anniversary
14 Orange County Rape Crisis Center’s holiday auction
16 Chapel Hill Service League’s An Evening with Elvis
17 EmPOWERment, Inc.’s Opening Doors of Opportunity Gala
18 Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce’s business expo
19 Chapel Hill Historical Society’s Town Treasures

IN EVERY ISSUE

4 Letter from Our Executive Editor
20 Noted
22 5 Events Not to Miss
24 Calendar of Events
28 Book Column
30 First Person
34 Staycation
58 Adopt-A-Pet
87 Taste
101 Engagement
102 Weddings

SPONSORED

48 Holiday Gift Guide

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