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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...

Season’s Reading

Wells Tower’s “Seven Postcards from an Orange County Childhood” falls on page 100 of Amazing Place: What North Carolina Means to Writers, but one...

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...