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6 Thoughtful Gifts to Give New Parents When They Need It Most

SOMETHING TO CHEW ON Babies and parents alike need options for entertaining curious minds. Give the little ones two gifts: a colorful book that’s...

A Very Carolina Christmas Poem

'Twas the Night Before Christmas And all through The Hill Not a Tar Heel was stirring, even campus was chill The stockings were hung by the chimney...

5 Local Gifts to Give Your Host this Holiday Season

Photography by Briana Brough

12 Books by Local Authors to Add to Your Kids’ Library

WILLIAM’S WINTER NAP By Linda Ashman The author, who lives in Chapel Hill with her family, writes a heartwarming tale of a little boy who goes...

Q&A with Happy Abandon

Jake Waits, Justin Ellis and Peter Vance are no strangers to the Chapel Hill area. As UNC graduates, this eclectic trio produces soothing vocals,...

The Orange County Artists Guild Presents Eli Melet, Youngest Member Yet

At 13, Chapel Hill High School freshman Eli Melet joined the Orange County Artists Guild as the youngest member. Now at 14, he is...

Wedding: Julia Smith and Carl Fox

Julia Smith and Carl Fox found each other on Match.com. Early in their courtship, doctors diagnosed Carl with myelodysplastic syndrome, a deadly blood cancer....

Master Chefs Junior: Local Kids Exploring Passions for Food

THE NOVICE CHEFS This summer, Midway Community Kitchen offered cooking camps for budding foodies in town. We caught up with a few campers as they...

PopUp Chorus Welcomes New Broadway Program

‍PopUp Chorus, the community ensemble that welcomes singers of all ages and talents, welcomes a new program for musical theater lovers this fall. PopUp Broadway...