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Seven Local Gifts Your Girlfriend Will Love

Shop local this season at some of our favorite stores! Nomadic Trading These 2-feet-by-3-feet vintage patchwork rugs make a great holiday gift! They come in multiple...

Cut From The Same Cloth

In 1915, the Eno River Mill in Hillsborough manufacturing yarn-dyed fabrics like gingham, chambray and denim. A century later, those same textiles might serve as tablecloths...

Well Dressed

J. McLaughlin is opening a new store in Chapel Hill this week, featuring “classic American style” for men and women. The store will open on Friday in...

Q&A with Artist Laura Hughes

Laura Berendsen Hughes moved to Durham in seventh grade. Her interest in art was sparked several years earlier, but she credits Durham with being...

Designing Woman

“We bought the ugliest house on a great block and continued over six years to transform it,” Ashley Clarke says of her family’s former...

5 Events Not To Miss: September/October

Broadwood Ayr - Sept. 19, 3pm and 5:30pm - Celebrate historic Hillsborough home Ayr Mount’s bicentennial with a parlor concert. Soprano Andrea Edith Moore will sing accompanied...

Fall Arts Preview

N.C. Stars in the Round — Sat. Aug. 29 This evening of music features performances from talented local artists covering a wide variety of genres. It’s a...

Crown Jewel

Walking into Light Years is like walking into your best friend’s jewelry box. The shop on East Franklin Street is the smallest of three locations, but every inch...

Summer Reads

Whether you spend your summer reading engrossing novels or informative nonfiction, here, a few recommendations straight from Flyleaf Books owner Jamie Fiocco: SHOTGUN LOVESONGS  By Nickolas...

Behind the Music

Sawyer Sessions, Season 1 is an album to throw on in the heat of the afternoon, sitting on a front porch swing while sipping an...