Retreat

Kitchen Gadgets

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Good cooks love kitchen gadgets, but fun doesn’t always have to mean frivolous!  Almost all of these gadgets and gizmos are actually useful. 1. Goverre Portable Wine Tumbler Don’t worry about spilling your wine again […]
Mediterranean Waves
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Heart Felt Fashion

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
An ancient technique transforms silk and wool into wearable art When you hear the word “felting” you may imagine cute woolen mice or a pair of slippers, but you won’t find many woodland creatures at Nadia […]
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Restaurant Guru

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Dear Restaurant Guru, Last Wednesday my boyfriend and I went out to dinner. We asked the hostess to sit at a table in the bar; the area was empty. She seated us at a two-top; […]
Washington Waterfront
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Day Trip: Washington

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Though affectionately referred to as “Little Washington,” this North Carolina town founded in 1776 was the first in America to be named after George Washington. Located on the banks of the Pamlico River, this small […]
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Musical Review: The Bodyguard

Mar 17, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
It’s must be daunting to step into Whitney Houston’s shoes, but Grammy Award-nominated recording artist Deborah Cox does an admirable job performing the role of Rachel Marron in the Broadway version of “The Bodyguard” at […]
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Word Play

Mar 13, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Comic book writer Jeremy Whitley has written for Marvel, “My Little Pony” and created the award-winning series, “Princeless.” He will be a special guest at this year’s NC Comicon, speaking on panels and signing comics. […]
The Buzz

Bye, Bye Bingo

Mar 13, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Days may be numbered for the bar game It’s not just senior citizens who are enjoying the bingo revival at local bars. Most players are in their 20s. Bingo is back, offering bargoers options beyond […]
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March: Top 5 to check out

Mar 6, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
Indio Durham This neighborhood gift shop is worth a visit the next time you’re in Brightleaf Square. Most of the products are made in the U.S., including wares from up-and-coming local designers, hand-woven wall hangings […]
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River of Hope

Mar 6, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
The Nile Project is more than a band, more than an event. It’s a collaborative group of 12 musical artists that reflects the cultures of seven countries along the Nile basin, including Egypt, Uganda and […]
The Buzz

Pink & Powerful

Mar 3, 2017 Alexandra Drosu
As an entrepreneur, Cindy Whitehead has a distinguished career. In the last decade alone she has built and sold two pharmaceutical businesses for more than $1.5 billion dollars, including Sprout Pharmaceuticals, creator of an FDA-approved […]
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