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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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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Little Free Libraries benefit local children

Little Free Libraries benefit local children

The classroom falls silent, the children entranced as they watch their teacher, Sue Donaldson, keep her eyes closed and move her finger in a seemingly…

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A Business's Sweet Journey

A Business’s Sweet Journey

It was the summer of 2009, and Annette Council was tired. She had just returned home from a day at work to find her kitchen…

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Venable owner opens new barbecue joint

Venable owner opens new barbecue joint

Andrew Moore recognizes that, in his words, opening a barbecue restaurant in North Carolina is kind of like deciding to play basketball for the UNC…

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Q&A with Hillsborough official Margaret Hauth: What's going on with the Colonial Inn?

Q&A with Hillsborough official Margaret Hauth: What’s going on with the Colonial Inn?

In late July, the Town of Hillsborough filed an action in the Orange County Superior Court to formally begin the process of acquiring the historic…

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