May 2018

A City In Stitches

May 14, 2018 Kevin Flinn 0
Raleigh’s first-ever comedy festival kicks off this month. If laughter is truly the best medicine, Raleigh’s comedy fans have their check-ups scheduled for the end of the month when the inaugural Oak City Comedy Festival […]
March 2018

The Art of the Joke

Mar 5, 2018 Kevin Flinn 0
I heard them before I saw them; heard them laughing as I climbed the staircase to the third fl oor of Goodnights Comedy Club. They weren’t laughing at a joke from a nationally touring comic […]
March 2018

A Slower Pour

Feb 28, 2018 Kevin Flinn 0
UNLESS YOU’VE BEEN living off the grid for the past decade, you’ve no doubt witnessed the proliferation of craft breweries across North Carolina, with explosive growth in the Triangle especially. According to the NC Craft Brewers Guild, the Old North State now […]
Flyboy NC
November 2017

Snapshots From the Sky

Oct 30, 2017 Kevin Flinn 0
Worldwide sales of private-use drones have doubled in the last year-and-a- half, and the number of amateur and professional photographers employing this new technology has spiked accordingly. Travis Jack, owner of Wake Forest-based Flyboy Photo […]
September 2017

Training for the Top

Sep 22, 2017 Kevin Flinn 0
After serving in the United States Army, Detroit native Sam Blue, Sr. wanted to combine his passions for assisting people with their fitness and training goals and working with young people. His company, Triangle VertiMax, […]
June 2017

Bringing Back Film

May 31, 2017 Kevin Flinn 1
Once a growing hub for moviemakers, North Carolina hopes to regain a foothold in the industry This past March, Governor Roy Cooper outlined a plan to boost film and TV production revenue statewide. Cooper’s proposal […]
December 2016 / January 2017

Hollywood Hops

Dec 7, 2016 Kevin Flinn 0
Here’s the pitch: you’re stuck in traffic on 540 or Glenwood Avenue near RDU, and you’re thirsty. Whether you’re a bona fide craft beer enthusiast or merely someone who enjoys a tasty brew, the founders […]
Winning Big
March 2016

Winning Big

Mar 2, 2016 Kevin Flinn 0
One sandwich and a bunch of Raleigh food memories gave Fanny Slater her first cookbook Raleigh native and cookbook author Fanny Slater easily traces her love of food to growing up in the City of Oaks. “I’ll […]
Triangle Shooting Academy, Raleigh
December 2015 / January 2016

The New “Gun-try” Club

Nov 30, 2015 Kevin Flinn 0
With the increase of gun violence nationwide, you’d think Bill Edwards would be facing a lot of opposition opening the Triangle Shooting Academy (TSA), a 41,000-square-foot indoor gun range in Brier Creek. But he hasn’t […]