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6 Ways to Do Good (and Get Outside!)

1. Coinciding with Earth Day, Keep Carrboro Beautiful Day – this year held on April 23 from 9-11 a.m. – is a great opportunity...

Race Against Childhood Cancer Comes to Chapel Hill

Over the past six years, Durham resident Carrie Norry has served as a fundraising champion for families battling childhood cancers. Her nonprofit JUST TRYAN...

Conan O’Brien, Coaches of the Year and a Nobel Prize-winning Chemist (and Other Chapel...

Brushes with Fame DSI Comedy alum Diana Chang had very NSFW driving lessons from her boss Conan O'Brien and a little help from Kevin Hart...

Local Musician Writes 77 Songs in Honor of Beloved Wife

Don Stewart didn’t get around to playing his guitar during his 38-year long marriage to his wife, Kit. Life was perfectly full already: They...

Carrboro Nonprofit Works to Eradicate No. 1 Cause of Untreated Physical Disability

It began at Chesca Colloredo-Mansfeld’s kitchen table. Since modestly launching miraclefeet in 2010, the nonprofit has helped more than 10,000 children in 13 impoverished countries...

How to Stop Hating Mondays Forever

Chapel Hill native Joey McMahon spent many hours at Duke Children’s Hospital when he was a boy. He and his mother, Robin McMahon, who...

Carrboro-Based Nonprofit Honored Nationally for Amazing Innovation

The Carrboro-based nonprofit miraclefeet just got a huge pat on the back from the technology world for producing an extremely affordable brace to help cure...

Blanket Orange County

Started in 2004 as a holiday project for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce Women’s Roundtable, Blanket Orange County has grown into an annual,...

Sips, Snacks and Shopping for a Cause

Girls Night Out Hosts Cassie Adams and Vicky Adams. Girls Night Out Susan Reda, Julia Smith and Carolyn Miller. Girls Night Out Cresha Cianciolo, Beth Louden and Cynthia Fox. Girls...

Drink Sky Pink

Carolina Brewery is thinking pink this October. The Chapel Hill-based craft brewery will change its popular “Sky Blue Golden Ale” to “Sky Pink Golden...