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New Book Takes Readers On a Decade-by-Decade Visual Journey of Fashion

FASHION FADS & FANTASIES: THREE DECADES OF OUTRAGEOUS DRESSING Written and illustrated by Lorraine Geiger  What happens when you mix a T-shirt dress with red...

Take a Visual Journey Through Hillsborough or Let Little Ones Experiment With These New...

“Hidden Hillsborough: Historic Dependencies and Landscapes in a Small Southern Town” By Preservation Fund of Hillsborough Photos by Elizabeth Matheson • Maps by Stewart E. Dunaway A...

Artist Gary Owens Hopes to Bring His Colorful Caricatures to the Classroom

" are caricatures, not portraits. I’m not a fine artist, I’m not a trained artist. The only training I had was in the fourth...

19 Ideas for Exploring A Different Side of Chapel Hill This Winter

#1 BE AMAZED BY NATURE There’s a new Patrick Dougherty stickwork installation at the Ackland Art Museum and if you’ve never seen how he weaves...

Make Your House Cozy With ‘A Well-Crafted Home’

Hillsborough native Janet Crowther grew up in an environment that encouraged self-expression – especially through crafting. “My mom was always making things: clothes, cakes,...

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

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...