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The Life Aquatic

Captivated by the underwater activity she saw while snorkeling at age 10 in Hawaii, Lia Barrett (right) was disappointed she couldn’t bring any fish home...

Model Mom

By the time Alison Britt had her third child, she was frustrated with the choices – or lack thereof – she had when it...

Set In Chapel Hill

Save Me is a new novel about love, truth and forgiveness – protagonist Daphne is reeling from the news that her husband has fallen...

Honoring Dean: The Story Behind Chapel Hill’s Newest Mural

Here’s the thing that is so lovely about Chapel Hill. We are a thoughtful community but also one that takes action. Upset about the death...

The Arts Visionary: Lauren Bromley Hodge

“Singing together is a great leveler,” says Lauren. “You don’t need an instrument.” It was in that spirit that she launched the Community Chorus Project...

The Musician: Emily Frantz

Emily was born and raised in Chapel Hill and began playing violin in elementary school. By the time she was a student at Chapel...

Our Creative Class: Leo Gaev

Meet Leo Gaev, your friendly neighborhood metalsmith. Working out of a Lloyd Street shop in Carrboro, he and his employee, Sam Steele (really!), have produced grand work for large commercial and residential...