A Burst of Blueberry

A Burst of Blueberry

he furniture is sparse — shelves and a table decorated with succulents, flowers and a stray bottle of hot sauce. But Bernadette Pelissier seems comfortable…

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The History of Jordan Lake

The History of Jordan Lake

ald eagles have taken up residence along its shoreline, and beavers have built their dams along its banks and tributaries. Families set up camp, fish…

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The Rise of Durham's Culinary Kingdom

The Rise of Durham’s Culinary Kingdom

f you told Elisabeth Shackelford 30 years ago that downtown Durham would hold an entire checklist of hot-spot restaurants she needed to try, the Chapel…

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The Next Time You Think Fast Food For Brunch — Think Again

The Next Time You Think Fast Food For Brunch — Think Again

hose lazy Saturdays when you wake up at 12 p.m. call for one kind of cuisine: Brunch. You text your pals, and they respond with…

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Leaving the Game He Loved

Leaving the Game He Loved

urtis Benson was trying his best to defend the net, playing goalie for his Raleigh Youth Hockey Association Junior Hurricanes travel team, when he collided…

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Nine Digits Away

Nine Digits Away

hen Erika Campos left Venezuela in 1994, she was a 21-year-old with a degree in international business under her belt. She didn’t expect to stay…

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