Sari Sari Sweets: Better Than Grandma's

Sari Sari Sweets: Better Than Grandma’s

A young boy walks away from Leslie Heintzman’s laden tables at the Carrboro Farmers’ Market, eating a chocolate glazed yeasted doughnut. After chewing a bite,…

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Refugees find resources in the Triangle

Refugees find resources in the Triangle

Retired attorney Carolyn Karpinos enjoys the process of filling out bureaucratic forms for refugees. A volunteer at Carrboro-based Refugee Support Center, 68-year-old Karpinos helps refugees…

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One Meal at a Time

One Meal at a Time

Mebane churches, along with non-profit organization One Meal, provide Mebane’s homeless, who lack a shelter, with resources. On Aug. 28, 2013, a notice posted on…

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Kids Who Code

Kids Who Code

A typical elementary school education in the United States is composed of reading, writing, math and maybe some art or music. But what about adding…

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Obey Creek: Where are we now?

Obey Creek: Where are we now?

Since the development agreement was passed in summer 2015, Obey Creek has been quietly moving forward. In June 2015, the Chapel Hill Town Council voted…

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Starrlight, Star Bright

Starrlight, Star Bright

Southern Neighbor reporter Molly McConnell visited Starrlight meadery in Pittsboro to review their honey wines and learn about their brewing process.  With her husband out…

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