March 2017

Island Time

Mar 20, 2017 Kevin D Barrett 1
Somewhere in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean on a pink sand beach on a three-and-a-half-mile-long island, someone is drinking a Goombay Smash while they stare off into crystal clear water. I can’t bring you […]
March 2017

Kitchen Gadgets

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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
March 2017

Heart Felt Fashion

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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 […]
guru
March 2017

Restaurant Guru

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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; […]
Artis and Sabrina
March 2017

Love at the Courthouse

Mar 20, 2017 Jessica Fowler 0
We spent Valentine’s Day at the Raleigh courthouse eagerly awaiting couples to walk through the door. Even though it was an uneventful Tuesday, many couples were eager and elated to say, “I do.” Augusto and […]
Washington Waterfront
March 2017

Day Trip: Washington

Mar 20, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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 […]
March 2017

Musical Review: The Bodyguard

Mar 17, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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 […]
March 2017

Word Play

Mar 13, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
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. […]
bingo cards
March 2017

Bye, Bye Bingo

Mar 13, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
Bar bingo days may be numbered. 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 trivia. However, […]
March 2017

Raincoats: Spring Showers

Mar 13, 2017 Elie Rossetti Serraino 0
Raleighites should take note of the Boy Scout’s motto: “Be prepared!” One moment the sun is out and the next, a downpour. So how to plan for rain without looking like Paddington Bear? Check out […]
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