Hillsborough Hog Day

Hillsborough Hog Day

I just couldn’t seem to keep my mouth from watering as the scent of BBQ wafted through the air and I walked past stands selling grilled corn and lemonade.  What does one do in this situation?  Sample the fare at Hillsborough Hog Day of course! This past

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Maple View Farms

Maple View Farms

As the weather heats up, there is one thing that is on everyone’s mind a bit more often. That’s ice cream! If you have a moment on a sunny weekend afternoon, or anytime for that matter, Maple View Farms in Chapel Hill is a great place to

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The Rising of the Bull City

The Rising of the Bull City

It is hard to imagine Durham coming from such humble beginnings while strolling through the pristine American Tobacco Campus or Brightleaf Square.  But, as the saying goes, Rome wasn’t built in a day, and Durham is no exception.  Eric Ferreri, in his article for the Duke Magazine, reminds us

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How’s the market?

At a cookout, in the grocery line or at the soccer field, someone trying to make conversation will invariably ask an agent, “How’s the market?” A good response is, “It depends where you live.” Actually the correct answer is more complex than that, and it’s always changing,

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