March 2016

Nick Carter in Raleigh

Mar 4, 2016 Christa Gala
Nick Carter, best known as a member of the Backstreet Boys, is headed to Raleigh for one night only at The Ritz.  We chatted with him about the Raleigh show, the upcoming album and fatherhood. […]
Feature Stories

True Crime Stories in America

Mar 2, 2016 Annie Grant
Netflix’s “Making a Murderer” is exactly what “Serial” fans were waiting for, another story that leaves more questions than answers and requires us to think critically about our justice system and the possibility of wrongful […]
Feature Stories

Vivid Nightmares

Mar 2, 2016 Kate Turgeon Watson
She was chased by Nazis. Fired at. Forced to hide under logs and run through the woods. But, she says, relieved, “I didn’t get shot.” That was the first nightmare Tracy Jones, now 32, remembers […]
Fresh Off the Farm
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Fresh Off the Farm

Mar 2, 2016 Kate Turgeon Watson
Each Saturday Chef John Ford prepares a farm-to-table dinner — in addition to everything else on his plate. Stroll the State Farmers Market on a Saturday morning and you may see John Ford. Sporting a black […]
ACC Tournament Traditions
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ACC Tournament Traditions

Mar 2, 2016 Mandy Howard
From the inspirational to the surgical, Raleigh residents celebrate the ACC tournament with traditions that rival any national holiday. These traditions spread from the classroom and office break room to the living room and, yes, even […]
Light & Shine
March 2016

Light & Shine

Mar 2, 2016 Sarah Fallows
Lighting often goes unnoticed or—dare we say it—untouched. Aside from the obvious function of luminating your home, lighting also serves a very important aesthetic. Think of it as jewelry for your home. Paint colors, window […]
Is Glass the New Granite?
March 2016

Is Glass the New Granite?

Mar 2, 2016 Christa Gala
In 2008 when the furniture and housing markets took a nosedive, businesses were scrambling for ways to diversify. Jimmy McMickle at Andrew Pearson Industries in Mt. Airy wondered if glass countertops would work on a big […]
Star-Studded
March 2016

Star-Studded

Mar 2, 2016 Christa Gala
It starred inconspicuously on several TV shows. A leather bag that hung on the back of the door on the set of The Big Bang Theory, making appearances also on Entourage, Mom, Pretty Little Liars […]
Confiscation
March 2016

Confiscation

Mar 2, 2016 Annie Grant
Think you have a pretty good idea of what your seatmate packed in his carry on? Not so fast. You’d be surprised at what the Transportation Security Administration finds in a year. In 2015 at RDU, […]
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