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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...

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...

Hillsborough Author Creates New Worlds for Young Readers

Raised in a one-stoplight county near the North Carolina coast, John Claude Bemis often sought adventure in both fairy tales and the swampy lands...

Carrboro Music Festival Celebrates 20 Years of All Kinds of Local Music, All Over...

Carrboro is a town with a beat, a rhythm that is equal parts artist, hippie, social activist, good ol' boy and soccer mom. So,...