Durham: Ranked High In Affordability By Kiplinger

Durham has made Kiplinger’s list of the nation’s “Cheapest Cities You’ll Want To Live In“! The list acknowledges that the cheapest places to live often aren’t necessarily the best places to live, so they sought out inexpensive cities that are actually attractive places to live, work and play, based on economic health and affordability. They […]

Farm Aid Hits Raleigh This Weekend!

If you haven’t already heard, Farm Aid is coming to Walnut Creek Amphitheater in Raleigh this weekend! This amazing benefit concert featuring music legends Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews, Jack White and more. It is the longest running benefit concert series in the U.S., and has raised over $45 million over the […]

Rock ‘N’ Roll At Meadowmont

    Head over to Meadowmont in Chapel Hill this Friday, September 12th, for a “rock ‘n’ rollin’” good time with Barry Herndon & The Party Nuts! The event is free and they recommend bringing your own chairs, blankets and picnics! A fun way to enjoy some early-Fall weather! Visit the Meadowmont website for more […]

Durham Cares!

The 10 Most Caring Places In America By Movoto Real Estate Good news for Durham residents; Durham is one of the top 10 “Most Caring Places In America” according to Movoto. The Movoto Real Estate blog did a ranking of “caring” cities and as it turns out most of them are in the South, with Durham […]

The Egg & I Heading To Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill will soon be getting another breakfast spot! The Egg & I will soon open at East 54 in the former Piola spot. The Egg & I serves breakfast and lunch OR breakfast for lunch from 6 AM-2 PM (2:30 PM on weekends). The Egg & I offers gourmet coffee, fresh juices, a variety […]

Raleigh Tops Another Forbes List

Raleigh is topping another “Best Of” list; this time it’s Forbes’ “America’s Best Cities For Young Professionals”. Raleigh is listed at the #2 spot. The list highlights the cities which offer the best prospects for professionals between the ages of 24-34 who hold a bachelor’s degree or higher. The rankings were based on seven factors […]

Bark In The Park

The Durham Bulls and Second Chance Pet Adoptions will be hosting Bark In The Park this Wednesday, August 20th at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park! Owners have two awesome ticket options, and $5 from each Bark In The Park ticket will be donated to Second Chance. For $11.99 you and your pup will get into […]

The Great NC BBQ Map

    For those of you who A) like to eat, B) like to explore or C) like to eat while exploring, this product is for you! The Great NC BBQ Map features over 400 “restaurants, shacks, and eateries” meticulously plotted to help you navigate the original barbecue state. The map is available in a […]


Cheese lovers, mark your calendars for Raleigh’s annual Celebration of Cheese, known on the streets as CHEESE PLEASE!, a unique event celebrating North Carolina’s delicious culinary cheese scene.On Wednesday, August 13th, from 10 AM-2 PM, the Raleigh Downtown Farmers’ Market at City Plaza will host an incredible local cheese festival to showcase a wide selection of the […]