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June Foodie News

Jun 19, 2017 Gina Stephens
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is coming to Raleigh’s Longview Shopping Center at 2026 New Bern Ave.  The 11-screen theater, bar and restaurant will have 660 seats and a beer hall with 36 local beers on tap. […]
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December 2015 / January 2016

Raleigh chef wins Competition Dining

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
Think you don’t like hospital food? UNC REX Healthcare Chef Ryan Conklin recently bested some of the best chefs across two states as the winner of the Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series. It’s […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Love List: Think Pink

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
Have a Very Pink Christmas It’s feminine, sophisticated & romantic! 1. Cashmere Turtleneck Poncho, $380, Charlotte’s 2. Pink Patent Handbag by Frederic T, $400, CT Weekends 3. Candy Pink Suede by Sam Edelman, $110, Main & Taylor 4. Fuchsia Parker […]
December 2015 / January 2016

nOg Run Club Keeps Running

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
November 16th the nOg Run Club ran its last race from Tir na Nog Irish Pub, as the pub closed permanently 6 days later. Even with  heavy hearts over the pub closing, club leaders promised […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Dangerous Decorating

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
Holiday Decorating: Frustrating & Yes, Dangerous 5,822 The average number of “holiday decorating” injuries that land Americans in the ER each year, according to the CDC. 34 Percentage of injuries from ladder falls. 440,000,000 Number of […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Sole Mate: Party Shoes

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
If you’re worried about comfort, don a dressed up flat with studs and other embellishments.  A gorgeous heel never fails either–this one with delicate ankle strapping. 1. Sacha London Romina Black Suede, $155, Main & Taylor […]
December 2015 / January 2016

CT Weekends hosted Lisette Limoges

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
CT Weekends hosted Lisette Limoges Nov. 4, the co-founder and creative director of Lisette L Montreal, one of its most popular  clothing lines. More than 10 years ago, Limoges began designing women’s pants with the […]
December 2015 / January 2016

Fitness Gifts for the Holiday

Nov 30, 2015 Gina Stephens
High Visibility Hat Whether you’re running a relay or taking an evening stroll in the park, the New Balance High-Visibility Hat combines high-visibility materials with powerful LED lights that shine both forward and down. Moisture-wicking […]
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Take a Hike at Umstead State Park

Sep 24, 2015 Gina Stephens
  Want a nice country hike? No reason to leave Raleigh, instead drive just a couple of miles down U.S. 70 West and take a hike at Umstead State Park. Explore more than 5,500 acres—the sheer volume […]
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